Wednesday, April 14, 2010
BVC News: A Little Late
On April 13, Book View Café (BVC) proudly presents the ebook release of JAYDIUM, the debut novel of Deborah J. Ross (originally published under her former name, Deborah Wheeler). Hungry for "a wild and woolly journey through time and space," some really cool aliens, and a touch of romance? Get your copy of JAYDIUM: http://www.bookviewcafe.com/index.php/Deborah-J.-Ross/Deborah-J.-Ross-Novels/
"A wild and woolly journey through time and space that contains enough imagination and plotting for an entire shelf of books." -- Don D'Ammassa in SCIENCE FICTION CHRONICLE
"Beautifully executed . . . marks Wheeler as a stellar new talent." -- Catherine Asaro in MINDSPARKS
"There is an emphasis on the quest for peace that is unusual when so many novels focus on the quest for dominance and victory." -- Tom Easton in ANALOG
"JAYDIUM sweeps the reader into a well-designed world populated with realistic people . . . a fast-paced and fun read." -- Mary Rosenblum
"Excellent hard science-fiction . . . I look forward to reading more." -- Marion Zimmer Bradley
"A smashing debut novel!" -- Mike Resnick
To celebrate the release of JAYDIUM, BVC will be holding one of their famous twitter fic contests from April 13 through April 15th at http://twitter.com/bookviewcafe. Details at http://www.bookviewcafe.com/index.php/BVC-Twitter-Fic-Contest-12-Deborah-J.-Ross-Jaydium.
Wall of Idiots
SCOTUS foils the clean water act
Anti-evolution rhetoric! Now with Global Warming!
Links of Interest
Return of the Auroch
Iron shelled snail
Mountains under glass
Aliens among us
Horizontal gene transfer in evolution
Altruism in chimps
Why is water weird?
The first writing
Early humans on the water
Are liberals smarter than conservatives?
Ice deposits on the lunar pole
The Face of Lucy
Bacterial electrical communication
The noise of gravity