June 9 (Thursday) 7 pm — Celebrate the publication of MIDNIGHT BOWLING with "reading, beers, and open lanes" at Village Lanes (330 N Hardee St, Durham) -- Midnight Bowling is Carolina Wren Press' 2016 release, "set against the backdrop of the Galaxy Bowling Lanes in Sandusky, Ohio, in the 1970s and '80s– a time when working-class America, and its favorite sport, was rolling into decline."
June 11 (Saturday) 4 pm — The Cary Commons Barnes & Noble hosts Rysa Walker for her "Timebound" series, as part of the B&N Teen BookFest; other local B&N stores are hosting additional local authors, so check your local B&N event listings!
July 24 (Sunday) 6 pm — 11th annual "Can't Stop the Serenity" charity screening of the Firefly film Serenity.
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- The Exploding Spaceship Reviews Steeplejack, Return of Souls, Spells of Blood and Kin, and Pride’s Spell
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Monthly Archives: September 2011
With just about 48 hours to go, the final week push continues with books from David Drake and James Maxey
Two new rewards added to the Bull Spec: Year 3 Kickstarter fundraising campaign today, in this last desperate week of trying to raise as much support as possible. The first is the 3-volume trade paperback Baen editions of Pittsboro author … Continue reading
Just added another limited, last-week award to the Bull Spec Year 3 Kickstarter fundraising campaign which ends on Friday: A complete set, signed, of the 5 hardcover Afterlife Series novellas from Durham author and podcaster extraordinaire, Mur Lafferty: Heaven, Hell, Earth, Wasteland, and … Continue reading
Well, it’s Monday of the last week for the Bull Spec: Year 3 Kickstarter fundraiser, which ends Friday at 5 PM EST. To try for some last-ditch, on the fence backers, I’ve added something to spice this week up: limited to … Continue reading
With two weeks left to go, the Bull Spec Year 3 Kickstarter has met its “drop dead or not” goal of $1000! Thank you all SO MUCH for spreading the word and contributing to this effort. But, really, we need … Continue reading
This week sees Raleigh’s Quail Ridge Books hosting two events of note: 1. Thursday, September 16, 7:30 pm: Clay and Susan Griffith for The Rift Walker: Vampire Empire, Book 2: So many links have popped up, but most recently a great review … Continue reading
Though yet, yet again you should have a stack of flyers you’re handing out, and likely have this stuff memorized and/or tattooed: MONDAY AT DRAGON*CON: 11:30am Clay and Susan Griffith: Supernatural Alternative History 11:30am Mark Van Name (SFLIT)1pm Gray Rinehart science of … Continue reading
Though yet again you should have a stack of flyers you’re handing out, and likely have this stuff memorized and/or tattooed: SUNDAY AT DRAGON*CON: 10:00am Ann and Jeff VanderMeer (AUTO)11:30am Mur Lafferty (POD)11:30am Gail Z. Martin (POD) 1:00pm ERIN HOFFMAN … Continue reading
With the Lev Grossman event behind us (and it was awesome!) it’s really time to set our sights on the fall events. Things get started with a bang this week with readings from Lewis Shiner and NY Times bestselling author … Continue reading