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The year in NC science fiction and fantasy, part 2 of 3: The Rest of What's Best from the Triangle

Posted on 2017-12-31 at 20:6 by montsamu

Wait, what's this? New non-newsletter content at! Yes, indeed! But, you say, part 2? Where's part 1? I'm glad you asked!

I was very pleased indeed that Indy Week editor Brian Howe invited me to contribute another "local books in review" column this year, as he also so graciously did in 2015 and 2016. Entitled "Though the Triangle Produces All Kinds of Books, Its Genre Writers Make the Most Noise. Here Are Some of Our Favorites of 2017.", this year's edition covers my "top 10" of local science

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From the issue 4 cutting room floor: NC Speculative Fiction Night article by Alex Granados

Posted on 2011-03-22 at 19:3 by montsamu

(Sam's note: Issue 4 grew from 64 to 68 pages, and still I couldn't get everything in. Some things moved onto the upcoming issue 5, but some things were of a more time-sensitive nature and were left, more or less, on the cutting room floor. Here's one, an article on the November 11, 2010 "NC Speculative Fiction Night", by Alex Granados.)

A Speculative Fiction Night Out
by Alex Granados

Photo by Libby Himberger, LKH Photography
A standing-room only crowd of fiction fans came out to the New Hope Barnes & Noble

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