Table of Contents, February 1996

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
February 1996 Issue #421 Vol. 36 No. 2
M A IN S T O R IE S
Kim Stanley Robinson at the South Pole/4 Liang Heads Del Rey/8
1995 Philip K. Dick Award Nominees/8 Clarke Award Nominees/8
Maison d’Ailleurs in Trouble/8 UPC Awards/8
1995 Nebula Awards Preliminary Ballot /8
Nebula Award Judges Named/8 White Wolf Cuts Staff/8
’95 Chain Bestsellers/9 1995 British Paperback Bestsellers/9
ABA Sues Random House/9
T H E D A T A F IL E
Jules Verne Strikes Again/9 A Talent for War/9 Announcements/9
Publishing News/9 Award News/9 Contest News/80
Worldcon Update/80 Financial News/80 Court Cases/80
On-Line News/81 Market Update/81 Rights & Options/81
Publications Received/81 Catalogs Received/81
IN T E R V IEW S
Alexander Jablokov: Social Choices/6
1995 TH E Y EA R IN REVIEW
Recommended Reading: by Charles N. Brown/38;
by Gary K. Wolfe/38; by Russell Letson/39; by Faren C. Miller/40;
by Edward Bryant/40; by Shira Daemon/41; by Gardner Dozois/42;
by Mark Rich/42; by Mark R. Kelly/42
1995 Recommended Reading List/44 1995 Book Summary/47
1995 Magazine Summary/50 1995 Cinema Summary/54
O B IT U A R IE S
Walter M. Miller, Jr./78 Appreciation by Joe Haldeman/78
Ross Thomas/79 Robie Macauley/79
L I S T IN G S
Conventions/57 Magazines Received: December/59
Books Received: December/60 British Books: November/70
Bestsellers/76 Index to Ads/84 Photo Listing/84
C O LU M N S & D E P A R TM E N T S
People & Publishing/10 Locus Letters/79 Editorial Matters/79
L O C U S LO O K S A T BO O K S
Distillations: Short Fiction
Reviews by Mark R. Kelly / 13
Intersections: The Sycamore Hill Anthology,
John Kessel, Mark L. Van Name, & Richard Butner,
eds.; SF Age 1/96; Asimov’s 2/96; F&SF 1/96;
Realms of Fantasy 12/95; Bibliomen, Gene Wolfe.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe / 17
Blue Mars, Kim Stanley Robinson; The Bones of
Time, Kathleen Ann Goonan; Our Vampires, Ourselves,
Nina Auerbach; From the Beast to the
Blonde: On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers, Marina
Warner; SHORT TAKES: A Case of Conscience,
James Blish; With All of Love: Selected
Poems, James Blish; Hard Curves: The Fantasy
Art of Julie Bell, Nigel Suckling, text.
Reviews by Faren Miller / 21
Whiteout, Sage Walker; Royal Assassin, Robin
Hobb; Reigning Cats and Dogs, Tanith Lee;
Oaths and Miracles, Nancy Kress.
Reviews by Russell Letson / 23
A Land Fit for Heroes, Vol. 3: The Dragon Wakes,
Phillip Mann; A Land Fit for Heroes, Vol. 4: The
Burning Forest, Phillip Mann; Oaths and Miracles,
Nancy Kress; Grolier Science Fiction: The Multimedia
Encyclopedia of Science Fiction.
Reviews by Edward Bryant / 27
Intensity, Dean Koontz; Desmodus, Melanie Tem;
Paint It Black, Nancy A. Collins; deadrush,
Yvonne Navarro; The X-Files: Ground Zero,
Kevin J. Anderson.
Reviews by Shira Daemon / 31
Expiration Date, Tim Powers; River of Dust,
Alexander Jablokov; The Memory Cathedral,
Jack Dann; The Bones of Time, Kathleen Ann
Goonan.
Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman / 35
Time Scout, Robert Asprin & Linda Evans; One
for the Morning Glory, John Barnes; Steal the
Dragon, Patricia Briggs; Master of Many Treasures,
Mary Brown; Cetaganda, Lois McMaster
Bujold; The True Knight, Susan Dexter; Two
Crowns for America, Katherine Kurtz; Sing the
Light, Louise Marley; Monsters in the Attic, Dian
Curtis Regan; Partisan, S. Andrew Swann; Looking
for the Mahdi, N. Lee Wood.
CHARLES N. BROWN
Publisher & Editor-in-Chief
MARIANNE S. JA B LO N
Managing Editor
FAREN C. MILLER
CAROLYN F. CUSHMAN
Editors
KIRST EN GONG-WONG
Assistant Editor
EDWARD BRYANT
SHIRA DAEMON
MARK R. KELLY
RUSSELL LETSON
GARY K. WOLFE
Contributing Editors
WILLIAM G. CONTENTO
Special Projects
BETH GWINN
Photographer
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