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August 1997 Issue 439 Vol. 39 No. 2
30th Year of Publication 18-Time Hugo Winner
1997 Locus Awards Winners/7
McAuley, Kress Win Campbell, Sturgeon Memorial Awards/8
1996 Stoker Awards/8 Wizards Meets TSR Bills/8 UPC SF Contest/8
SF at the SF ALA/8 HarperCollins Cancels Books/9
SFWA Attacks Writers’ Problems/9
THE DATA FILE
Annoucements/9 Call For Papers/9 Readings & Signing/9
On the Web/9 Awards News/9 Financial News/9
Worldcon Update/71 Bookstore News/71 Book News/71
Magazine News/71 Rights & Options/71
Publications Received/71 Catalogs Received/72
Jane Yolen:Telling Tales/4
Steven Gould & Laura J. Mixon:Two by Two/6
Locus Awards Banquet/7 Locus Poll Results/34
HWA Annual Meeting/40
Around the Bookstores/41
Mervyn Wall/66 Amos Tutuola/66 Tom Perry/66
Death Announced: Geoffrey Dearmer/66
Robert Hoskins: An Appreciation by Alan Brennert/66
Bob Hoskins: An Appreciation by Dean Koontz/66
Magazines Received: June/44
Books Received: June/45 British Books: May/58
Bestsellers/64 Photo Listing/74 Index to Ads/74
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
People & Publishing/10 QuotePage/33 Editorial Matters/67
LOCUS LOOKS AT BOOKS
Distillations: Short Fiction
Reviews by Mark R. Kelly /1 3
SF Age 7/97; F&SF 7/97; Interzone 5/97; Analog 9/97;
Meanjin 1.1997;Omni Online 5/97.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe /1 7
The Encyclopedia of Fantasy, John Clute & John
Grant, eds.; The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, Ellen
Datlow & Terri Windling, eds.; Think Like a Dinosaur
and Other Stories, James Patrick Kelly; Days of Cain,
Reviews by Faren Miller / 21
The Great Wheel, Ian R. MacLeod; Future Indefinite,
Dave Duncan; Earthquake Weather, Tim Powers; A
Song of Stone, lain Banks; The Moon and the Sun,
Vonda N. McIntyre.
Reviews by Russell Letson / 25
Oracle, Ian Watson; Washington’s Dirigible, John
Barnes, Caesar’s Bicycle, John Barnes; Frameshift,
Robert J. Sawyer.
Reviews by Edward Bryant / 27
Millennium/Revelations, Douglas E. Winter, ed.;The
Ruby Tear, Rebecca Brand, Don’t Dream, Donald
Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman / 29
The Seven Songs of Merlin, T.A. Barron; The Shadow
Matrix, Marion Zimmer Bradley; The City of Exile,
Deborah Turner Harris; The Barbed Coil, J.V. Jones;
Shade’s Children, Garth Nix; The Subtle Knife, Philip
Pullman; The Conjurer Princess, Vivian Vande Velde;
Opalite Moon, Denise Vitola; Donnerjack, Roger
Zelazny & Jane Lindskold.
Short Reviews by Jonathan Strahan / 31
Winter Tides, James P. Blaylock; Finity’s End, C.J.
Cherryh; Fortress on the Sun, Paul Cook; Dance to
the Sun, William Esrac; Wyrm, Mark Fabi; The Nature
of Smoke, Anne Harris.
CHARLES N. BROWN
Publisher & Editor-in-Chief
MARIANNE S. JABLON
FAREN C. MILLER
CAROLYN F. CUSHMAN
MARK R. KELLY
GARY K. WOLFE
WILLIAM G. CONTENTO
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