This July marked to first ever SofaCON, An Online International Science Fiction Convention. This live event, presented by StarShipSofa, allows fans to enjoy the SF convention experience from the comfort of their own homes.
Voyager’s own Lois McMaster Bujold was a guest of honor.
“If you think of genre writing as blood types, science fiction is the universal receiver. You can do almost anything in it,” says Lois.
Check out the video podcast, and don’t miss Lois at 01:36.
Lois McMaster Bujold’s latest book, Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, was nominated for this year’s Hugo Award for Best Novel. If she wins, she could tie the record for the most best-novel Hugos by any one writer.
To help tide you over until those results are announced, here are two recent interviews with the prolific wordsmith herself:
Amazing Stories Magazine
Lois McMaster Bujold is one of the most highly awarded science fiction/fantasy writers in the world. The Authors Road recently stopped by her house for a chat!
Watch it here!
The Geeks Guide to the Galaxy podcast, presented by WIRED magazine, invited Lois McMaster Bujold on the air for their 75th episode.
Bujold, who is the author of the Vorkosigan Saga of space adventure stories, has won the prestigious Hugo novel four times, making her one of the most acclaimed science fiction authors around. Her latest novel, Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, just became the first of her books to make the New York Times bestseller list.
Check out the interview on WIRED‘s website, and hear Bujold talk about cryogenics, gender, and, of course, book!
Happy Holidays! To celebrate, we have an ebook sale with something for everyone! Arthurian legend, stunning fantasy, and two works by the acclaimed Sheri S. Tepper, all available for low prices as part of our Big Holiday Deal.
Earth to Hell, Journey to Wudang: Book One by Kylie Chan
The Sharing Knife, Volume Three by Lois McMaster Bujold
The Serpent Bride, DarkGlass Mountain: Book One by Sara Douglass
The Gathering of the Lost: The Wall of Night Book Two by Helen Lowe
The Companions and Six Moon Dance by Sheri S. Tepper
Taliesin by Stephen R. Lawhead
We loved seeing this kind of sharp, thoughtful analysis of Beguilement, the first book in Hugo Award-winner Lois McMaster Bujold’s The Sharing Knife series.
A post at the WordPress blog JDC’S Little Hill: Completely unsolicited opinions on fiction writing and other matters reads, “The novel in question is so very good. If you haven’t already, I recommend you read [it]. ”
While you’re on your The Sharing Knife kick, keep in mind that the Volume Three: Passage E-Edition is selling at a special low price through December 24th. This holiday season, give yourself the gift of fantasy!