And then this early Christmas present landed…
Thanks to blastr and cabletv.com check out the awesomeness of this Dr Who infographic, which – in our honest opinion – may even teach diehard Dr Who fans a thing or two about the good Doctor.
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It’s that time of year again, when credit gets tight and belts get loosened.
From all of us here at coeur de lion publishing, enjoy a safe and happy holiday.
Here’s to the future!
Here at coeur de lion we’re devout lovers of classic science fiction and fantasy. One reason for this is that we’re old enough to have read some of it (not all of it, thank you very much) first time around. So with the boon of epublishing, we’re delighted to see that Gollancz, one of the [...]
We’re pretty excited that coeur de lion publisher Keith Stevenson has been invited to be a guest of honour at Conflux 8, which will be held in Canberra on the weekend of 29/30 September, 2012. With the theme of ‘on the beach’ and a promise to party like there’s no tomorrow – which could be [...]
Very unexpected news from the maestro Stephen King arrived in our inbox today. No, not directly – we’re not THAT well connected…
Dear Constant Readers,
At some point, while worrying over the copyedited manuscript of the next book (11/22/63, out November 8th), I started thinking—and dreaming—about Mid-World again. The major story of Roland and his [...]
Anywhere but Earth was blasted well into orbit yesterday at the Speculative Fiction Writers’ Festival at NSW Writers’ Centre. AbE authors Richard Harland, Alan Baxter and Margo Lanagan wowed the crowds with extracts from their stories, before some serious book buying. Thanks to curator Kate Forsyth and all the cool Centre staff.
Thanks to Greenspace [...]
As you see from our happy snap, the physical version of Anywhere but Earth has finally landed and is available for purchase anywhere on Earth. Just toddle over to our online store to get your order in. The ebook will be available very, very soon. Watch this space. And don’t forget the official launch at [...]
Editing and publishing a book is kind of like climbing a mountain: one step at a time and keep your eyes on the summit. Well that peak is so close we can almost touch it. And the view is particularly lovely.
Click through on the cover thumbnail to see the Anywhere but Earth cover in [...]
Coming November 2011
The good people at futuristic website io9.com are well-balanced, right-thinking individuals. This is clearly shown by their recent rant about why we need more space adventure. It’s true that this year is the first since the 80s where there is no live action space-based TV drama on our screens (nope, Fallen [...]
If you don’t know by know that our forthcoming anthology, Anywhere but Earth, has an impressive line up of authors, then you haven’t been listening! Kim Westwood, whose story ‘By Any Other Name’ graces more than a few of ABE’s massive 700+ pages, is enjoying critical success with her second novel The Courier’s New Bicycle. [...]