Table of Contents, January 1999
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
January 1999 Issue 456 Vol. 42 No. 1
32nd Year of Publication 20-Time Hugo Winner
Moorcock Returns to Elric/10 Gollancz and Millennium SF Merged/10
Carroll & Graf Sold/10 Sawyer Wins Second UPC Prize/10
THE DATA FILE
FTC To Review B&N and Bertelsmann Deals/11 Four Kings Over Three Nines/11
Alice Goes for $ 1.54 Million/11 DNA Expands/11
Yet More 1998 Recommended Lists/11 Announcements/11
Readings & Signings/11 International Awards News/72
Other Awards News/72 Publishing News/72 Online News/72
Legal News/72 Book News/73 Financial News/73 Bookstore News/74
International Rights/73 Multi-Media Update/73
Publications Received/74 Multi-Media Received/74
Melissa Scott: Of Masks & Metaphors/6
Nalo Hopkinson: Many Perspectives/8
Happy Pentabirthday!/13 An Amazing Coincidence/73 Love & Awards/73
1998 World Fantasy Convention/38
SF in Portugal: Frontiers/30 SF in Spain: Hispacon/32
SF in France: Utopia ’9 8 /3 4 SF in Israel: Icon98/35
Ian Wallace/70 Wayland Drew/70
Vincent Clarke/70 John L. Millard/70
Convention Listings/46 Magazines Received: November/50
Books Received: November/51 British Books: October/63
Bestsellers/68 Photo Listing/78 Index to Ads/78
A Course in Life, A Foot in Two Worlds, Brian W.Aldiss/27
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
People & Publishing/12 Locus Letters/70 Editorial Matters/71
LOCUS LOOKS AT BOOKS
Distillations: Short Fiction
Reviews by Mark R. Kelly /1 5
Lamps on the Brow, James Cahill, ed., Interzone 11/
98, Amazing Stories Fall/98, F&SF 12/98, Asimov’s 12/
98, Analog 11/98.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe /1 7
The Crook Factory, Dan Simmons; Waiting, Frank M.
Robinson; When the Wind Blows, James Patterson.
Reviews by Faren Miller /1 9
Tower of Dreams, Jamil Nasir; King Rat, China
Mieville; Octoberland, A.A. Attanasio; Flesh Guitar,
Geoff Nicholson; Carpe Jugulum, Terry Pratchett;
SHORT TAKE; Suspicion, Barbara Rogan.
Reviews by Russell Letson / 21
The Golden Globe, John Varley; The Good Old Stuff,
Gardner Dozois, ed.; The Good New Stuff, Gardner
Reviews by Edward Bryant / 23
Seize the Night, Dean Koontz; Imagination Fully Dilated,
Alan M. Clark & Elizabeth Engstrom, eds.; Angels
on Fire, Nancy A. Collins; SHORT TAKE: Thong
the Barbarian Meets the Cycle Sluts of Saturn, Steve
Perry & Michael Reaves.
Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman / 25
Tower of the King’s Daughter, Chaz Brenchley; The
Border, Marina Fitch; Vigilant, James Alan Gardner;
Out of Their Minds, Carol Matas & Perry Nodelman;
Carpe Jugulum, Terry Pratchett; The Lady in the
Loch, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough; The Divided, Katie
Waitman; Worlds of Honor, David Weber, ed.
LOCUS January 1999/3