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Strange Horizons Fund Drive

For nine years now, Strange Horizons has been showcasing the best and brightest voices in science fiction and fantasy publishing.  Their success rests partly on the talented authors who have published with them, but also partly on the support of their readers and the larger sf/f community.  Strange Horizons is looking to raise $7000 in […]

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Congratulations to Locus Award-winning Night Shade Authors

The 2009 Locus Awards have been announced, with Night Shade authors winning in three categories (does this mean we hit the trifecta?). Congratulations to Paolo Bacigalupi (Novelette, “Pump Six”; Collection, Pump Six and Other Stories) and Ted Chiang (Short Story, “Exhalation” from Eclipse Two). You guys rock! And remember, you can read “Exhalation” and three […]

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3 Free Stories from Pump Six by Paolo Bacigalupi

Think Galactic, a Chicago-based reading group, will be reading three stories from from Pump Six and Other Stories by Paolo Bacigalupi. To support their cause, we’ve made the three stories available online for free, not only for them, but for anyone on the internet. The three stories are the Hugo nominee “Yellow Card Man,” the […]

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Locus Recommended Reading

Locus has announced their 2008 Recommended Reading list. The following Night Shade Books made the cut. Incandescence, Greg Egan (Gollancz, Night Shade) Implied Spaces, Walter Jon Williams (Night Shade Books) How to Make Friends with Demons, Graham Joyce (Night Shade Books) Pump Six, Paolo Bacigalupi (Night Shade Books) Eclipse Two, Jonathan Strahan, ed. (Night Shade […]

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More Best of the Year Lists

Asking the Wrong Questions names Paolo Bacigalupi’s Pump Six one of the best books of the year: “Joining the small but elite ranks of utterly essential genre short story collections, Pump Six is a retrospective of a career that has, in the span of less than a decade, established Bacigalupi as one of the most […]

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The Living Dead & Pump Six named to PW’s “Best of the Year” list

Publishers Weekly has announced their 2008 Best Books of the Year, which includes two titles from Night Shade Books: The Living Dead and Pump Six. Here’s what they said: “The Living Dead, Edited by John Joseph Adams: This superb reprint anthology runs the gamut of zombie stories, with entries by a plethora of renowned and […]

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Listen to Paolo Bacigalupi’s “Pump Six” on StarShip Sofa’s Aural Delights

This week, StarShip Sofa‘s always-excellent weekly audio magazine Aural Delights features Paolo Bacigalupi’s “Pump Six,” the chilling dystopian cornerstone of his Night Shade collection Pump Six and Other Stories. Grant Stone‘s reading is nuanced and captivating, and the show also features a personal favorite, Mack Reynolds’ classic short story, “I’m a Stranger Here Myself.” Head […]

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Orion Reviews Pump Six

Nature/environmental magazine Orion has a nice review of Paolo Bacigalupi’s collection Pump Six: "’Pump Six’ is absolutely horrifying in its extrapolation. This is the nub of Bacigalupi’s fiction. He is angry and worried that unless we do something drastically different, our daily lives might end up looking something like those of the characters in his […]

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