Table of Contents, December 1996

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
December 1996 Issue 431 Vol. 37 No. 6
29th Year of Publication 18-Time Hugo Winner
MAIN STORIES
1996 World Fantasy Awards/7 Van Gelder Takes Over F&SF/ 8
When Worlds Collude/8 Classic SF Audio Dramas/8
Tomorrow Going Electronic/9 Dragon’s World Bankruptcy/9 Dune Redux/9
THE DATA FILE
Announcements/9 Readings & Signings/9 Publishing News/9
Financial News/9 Book News/9 Award News/9
International Award News/9 Rights/71 Web Notes/71
Publications Received/71 Catalogs Received/71
INTERVIEWS
Paul Preuss: That Old Time Quantum Religion/4
Joan D. Vinge: Mining the Subconscious/6
PHOTO STORIES
First Fandom Awards/11 First Franklinia Writers’ Conference/11
Galerie Morpheus Opens/72
OBITUARIES
Elisabeth Gille/70 Frank H. Parnell/70 Tomi Lewis/70
LISTINGS
Forthcoming Books/38 British Forthcoming Books/48
Magazines Received: October/51 Books Received: October/52
British Books: September/63 Bestsellers/68
Index to Ads/70 Photo Listing/78
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
People & Publishing/10 Locus Letters/70 Editorial Matters/70
LOCUS LOOKS AT BOOKS
Distillations: Short Fiction
Reviews by Mark R. Kelly / 13
SF Age 11/96; F&SF 12/96; Interzone 10/96; Asimov’s
12/96; Asimov’s 1/97; “Omni Online” 8/96; “Omni
Online” 9/96; “Omni Online” 10/96; “Omni Online” 11/
96; “Omni Online” 12/96; The Wall of the Sky, The
Wall of the Eye, Jonathan Lethem.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe /1 7
The Invisible Country, Paul J. McAuley; Catch the
Lightning, Catherine Asaro; Blood Brothers, Steven
Barnes; Ferman’s Devils, Joe Clifford Faust; SHORT
TAKES: Something in My Eye, Michael Whelan, Arnie
& Cathy Fenner, eds.; Hannes Bok Drawings and
Sketches, Nicholas J. Certo, ed.
Reviews by Faren Miller / 21
Tex and Molly in the Afterlife, Richard Grant; When
the Lights Go Out, Tanith Lee; Exodus From the Long
Sun, Gene Wolfe; The Heretic Kings, Paul Kearney;
The Dark Shore, A.A. Attanasio.
Reviews by Russell Letson / 25
Mortal Remains, Christopher Evans; Time and
Chance: An Autobiography; L. Sprague de Camp;
SHORT TAKES: Worldwar: Striking the Balance, Harry
Turtledove.
Reviews by Edward Bryant / 27
Neverwhere, Neil Gaiman; Twists of the Tale, Ellen
Datlow, ed.; No One Noticed the Cat, Anne McCaffrey;
The Faces of Fantasy, Patti Perret.
Reviews by Shira Daemon / 31
Fairyland, Paul J. McAuley; The Notorious Abbess,
Vera Chapman; Preternatural, Margaret Wander
Bonanno; The Shimmering Door, Katharine Kerr &
Martin H. Greenberg, eds.; SHORT TAKES: Ferman’s
Devils, Joe Clifford Faust.
Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman/ 33
Little Sister, Kara Dalkey; The Orphan’s Tent, Tom De
Haven; The Bowl of Night, Rosemary Edghill; The
Night of Cloak of Daggers, Rosemary Edghill; The
VMR Theory, Robert Frezza; Death of an Adept,
Katherine Kurtz & Deborah Turner Harris; The Devil &
Dan Cooley, Holly Lisle & Walter Spence; Red Star
Rising AKA Dragonseye, Anne McCaffrey; Serve it
Forth, Anne McCaffrey & John Gregory Betancourt,
eds.; Mordred’s Curse, Ian McDowell; Zel, Donna Jo
Napoli; The Healing of Crossroads; Nick O’Donohoe;
Hogfather, Terry Pratchett; Carol for Another Christmas,
Elizabeth Ann Scarborough; Fair Peril, Nancy
Springer; The Thief, Megan Whalen Turner.
LOCUS December 1996 / 3
CHARLES N. BROWN
Publisher & Editor-in-Chief
MARIANNE S. JABLON
Managing Editor
FAREN C. MILLER
CAROLYN F. CUSHMAN
Editors
KIRSTEN 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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