Locus Online

L O C U S    M A G A Z I N E
April 2001
edited by Charles N. Brown
April issue cover
click for larger image
or here for center photo

Mailing date:
29 March 2001

    last month



    back issues

The April issue has an interview with Bruce Sterling; Ed Bryant's review of Stephen King's Dreamcatcher; appreciations of Jenna Felice by Patrick Nielsen Hayden, Beth Meacham, Ellen Datlow, Harlan Ellison, and many others; reports on the SF scenes in China, Cuba, and Finland; and no April Fool's jokes*.

Online from this issue:

  • Locus Bestsellers
  • New and Notable Books

    Reviews in the April issue:

    Distillations: Short Fiction Reviews by Mark R. Kelly

  • F&SF 2/01
  • Hemispheres 1/01
  • F&SF 3/01
  • Black Gate Spring '01
  • Realms of Fantasy 2/01
  • Asimov's 2/01
  • Interzone 2/01

    Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe

  • The Pickup Artist, Terry Bisson
  • Borrowed Tides, Paul Levinson
  • Metaplanetary, Tony Daniel
  • The Cassandra Complex, Brian Stableford
  • Year Zero, Brian Stableford
  • SHORT TAKE: The Spike, Damien Broderick

    Reviews by Faren Miller

  • Past the Size of Dreaming, Nina Kiriki Hoffman
  • Treasure at the Heart of the Tanglewood, Meredith Ann Pierce
  • Son of the Shadows, Juliet Marillier
  • The Angel and the Sword, Cecelia Holland
  • Celtika, Robert Holdstock
  • Inca, Suzanne AllÚs Blom

    Reviews by Edward Bryant

  • Dreamcatcher, Stephen King

    Reviews by Jonathan Strahan

  • Borrowed Tides, Paul Levinson
  • Cosmonaut Keep, Ken MacLeod
  • The Secret of Life, Paul McAuley
  • Lirael: Daughter of the Clayr, Garth Nix
  • Night Moves and Other Stories, Tim Powers
  • The Cassandra Complex, Brian Stableford

    Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman

  • The Curse of Chalion, Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Moonlight, Susan Dexter
  • The Transmogrification of Roscoe Wizzil, David Elliott
  • Son of the Shadows, Juliet Marillier
  • Archangel Protocol, Lyda Morehouse
  • Thief of Time, Terry Pratchett
  • Cirque Du Freak, Darren Shan
  • Endurance, S.L. Viehl

    Reviews by Divers Hands

  • The Phoenix Code, Catherine Asaro
  • Dossier: A Collection of Short Stories, Stepan Chapman
  • Thunder Rift, Matthew Farrell
  • St. Patrick's Gargoyle, Katherine Kurtz
  • The Serpent's Shadow, Mercedes Lackey
  • The Meek, Scott Mackay

    Locus Looks at Art Books: Reviews by Karen Haber

  • Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer: The Beauty Supply District, Ben Katchor
  • Jimmy Corrigan, The Smartest Kid on Earth, Chris Ware
  • David Boring, Daniel Clowes
  • The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Alan Moore, Kevin O'Neill, Ben Dimagmaliw & Bill Oakley
  • The House on the Borderland, William Hope Hodgson, illustrated by Richard Corben
  • Guards! Guards!, Terry Pratchett, illustrated by Graham Higgins
  • SHORT TAKES: Cinderella, K.Y. Craft
  • The Magic Fish-Bone, Charles Dickens, illustrated by Robert Florczak
  • The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip, George Saunders, illustrated by Lane Smith

    * Not even the one about punctuation in the April F&SF

  • © 2001 by Locus Publications. All rights reserved.