Table of Contents, February 1999

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CHARLES N. BROWN
Publisher & Editor-in-Chief
MARK R. KELLY
Electronic Editor-in-Chief
KIRSTEN GONG-WONG
Managing Editor
FAREN C. MILLER
CAROLYN F. CUSHMAN
Editors
EDWARD BRYANT
RUSSELL LETSON
GARY K. WOLFE
Contributing Editors
WILLIAM G. CONTENTO
Special Projects
BETH GWINN
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
February 1999 Issue 457 Vol. 42 No. 2
32nd Year of Publication 20-Time Hugo Winner
MAIN STORIES
SFWA President Sawyer Resigns/8 1999 Philip K. Dick Award Nominees/8
1998 Preliminary Nebula Ballot/8 1999 Nebula Fiction Judges/8
THE DATA FILE
Hugo Nomination Ballot Available/9 Starlight 3 Open/9
Bookstores Protest B&N Sales Advantages/9
Richard Curtis Starts Online Service/9 Announcements/9
Call for Papers/9 Readings & Signings/9 Publishing News/73
International Awards News/73 Other Awards News/74
Contest News/74 Legal News/74 Financial News/74
Magazine News/74 International Rights/74
Market News/74 Publications Received/75
INTERVIEWS
Norman Spinrad: The Transformation Crisis/4
1998: THE YEAR IN REVIEW
Recommended Reading by: Charles N. Brown/30 Gary K. Wolfe/31
Faren Miller/33 Russell Letson/34 Edward Bryant/34
Carolyn Cushman/35 Karen Haber/36 Gardner Dozois/37
Michael Swanwick/37 Mark R. Kelly/38
1998 Recommended Reading List/40
1998 Book Summary/43
1998 Magazine Summary/47
OBITUARIES
Naomi Mitchison/72 Brian Moore/72 Robert Marasco/72
Jean-Claude Forest/72 Ron Turner/72 Richard Wright/72
LISTINGS
Magazines Received: December/49
Books Received: December/52 British Books: November/64
Bestsellers/70 Photo Listing/77 Index to Ads/77
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
People & Publishing/10 Locus Letters/72 Editorial Matters/73
LOCUS LOOKS AT BOOKS
Distillations: Short Fiction
Reviews by Mark R. Kelly / 13
The New Yorker Oct 26/Nov 2 ’98; North American
Review Nov/Dec ’98; Event Horizon 10/98; Event Horizon
11/98; Event Horizon 12/98; Crank! Number 8;
Analog 12/98; Interzone 12/98; L. Ron Hubbard Presents
Writers of the Future Volume XIV, Dave
Wolverton, ed.; Tesseracts6, Robert J. Sawyer & Carol
Clink, eds.; Starlight 2, Patrick Nielsen Hayden, ed.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe / 17
The Extremes, Christopher Priest; Finity, John Barnes;
Nanotech, Jack Dann & Gardner Dozois, eds.; Writer
at Large, Richard A. Lupoff; SHORT TAKE: The Far
North and Beyond: An Index to Canadian Science
Fiction and Fantasy in Genre Magazines and Other
Selected Periodicals of the Pulp Era, 1896-1955,
John Bell.
Reviews by Faren Miller / 21
A Clash of Kings, George R.R. Martin; Tower of the
King’s Daughter, Chaz Brenchley; A Cavern of Black
Ice, J.V. Jones.
Reviews by Russell Letson / 23
Luminous, Greg Egan; Apostrophes and Apocalypses,
John Barnes.
Reviews by Edward Bryant / 25
Dark Terrors 4, Stephen Jones & David Sutton, eds.;
Waiting, Frank M. Robinson; The Crow: Clash by
Night, Chet Williamson; Black Oak #2: The Hush of
Dark Wings, Charles Grant; Santa Steps Out, Robert
Devereaux; SHORT TAKE: Link, Walt Becker.
Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman / 29
T ra ito r ’s Sun, Marion Z im m e r Bradley; The
Dragonslayer’s Apprentice, David Calder; Fortress
of Owls, C.J. Cherryh; The Fabulous Fantoras, Book
1: Family Files, Adele Geras; Marlfox, Brian Jacques;
Changer, Jane Lindskold; Nimisha’s Ship, Anne
McCaffrey; The First Casualty, Mike Moscoe; The
Blood Jaguar, Michael H. Payne; Godshome, Robert
Sheckley.
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