BC42.78 – Jeri Smith-Ready Author Reading From Wicked Game

This episode’s intro from Jon “The Vicar” Stallard, host of Geek Radio Daily. Jeri Smith-Ready reads excerpts from her new vampire novel, Wicked Game .  Book Blurb: Recovering con artist Ciara Griffin is trying to live the straight life, even if it means … Continued

Balticon Podcast Extra – ‘Ya Famous? by George Hrab

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The wonderful and talented George Hrab plays his song, ‘Ya Famous? at Balticon 42 Opening Ceremonies. Our apologies to George. The recording started a few seconds into the song. The missing lyrics:

BC42.77 – Walter Jon Williams reads from Implied Spaces

This episode’s intro from Thomas “Commandline” Gideon, host of The Commandline Podcast. Walter Jon Williams reads excerpts from his new cyberpunk novel, Implied Spaces. This is one of the best stories we’ve ever had the pleasure of presenting. Book Blurb: … Continued

Clarion Foundation Announces 2009 Faculty

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Forward by Jim Kelly The Clarion Foundation has announced the faculty for the 2008 Clarion Writers  Workshop: Holly Black, Larissa Lai, Robert Crais, and Kim Stanley Robinson with  Elizabeth Hand and Paul Park team teaching the final two weeks.  Now … Continued

BC42.76 – Story Time with Tom Doyle

This episode we are proud to present you with a short story by author Tom Doyle. Mr. Doyle’s work has appeared here before in episode 56. His story, The Garuda Bird, is a Bollywood style romp through Indian legend and … Continued

BC42.75 – Urban Tapestry – Filk Guests of Honor

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Urban Tapestry are a Toronto-based filk/folk trio consisting of Allison Durno, Jodi Krangle and Debbie Ridpath Ohi. They’ve performed all over the world and won several Pegasus awards. Discounting all that, they’re really a trio of talented, intelligent, and fun … Continued

BC42.74 – John Jude Palencar

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This week we present an interview with Balticon 42 Art Guest of Honor, John Jude Palencar. Mr. Palencar is a world famous artist and illustrator who has been winning awards for his distinctive style of art for over two decades. … Continued

Balticon 42.73 – Guest of Honor Connie Willis

This week we bring you an interview with that most prolific and award winning author, Connie Willis. Ms. Willis was the Balticon 42 guest of honor and we had a great time talking to her about the craft of writing … Continued

Free Book: Playing For Keeps full PDF with bonus story- PARASITE AWAKENS

Mur Lafferty has released her novel Playing for Keeps for free as a PDF. A free book? There’s no such thing as a free book! What’s the catch? No catch. It’s free. But, Mur asks that if you like it … Continued

Balticon 43 Guest of Honor Announced

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The Balticon 43 Con-Chair, Misha Field, is proud to announce that British author Charles Stross has been confirmed as GOH for the 2009 Balticon. Charles Stross’s writing has earned him the title of Hugo award winner, 2006 and 2007 Locus Award winner, … Continued

Free Books from Dragon Moon Press – Digital Magic

Authors Tee Morris and Philippa Ballantine have released their latest novels as free PDFs. Tee Morris is the author of the novels Morevi: The Chronicles of Raif and Askana and The Case of the Singing Sword: A Billibub Baddings Mystery. … Continued

Balticon Podcast 41.72 – Memories of Balticon 42

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Paul and Martha reminisce about the coolest moments of Balticon 42. They are joined by special guest, Tee Morris. And have lots of call-ins from the new voicemail line, 1-206-666-2843. Paul needs to build a new intro and outro for … Continued