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Born in the Caribbean, Tobias S. Buckell is a New York Times Bestselling author. His novels and over 50 short stories have been translated into 17 languages and he has been nominated for the Hugo, Nebula, Prometheus and John W. Campbell Award for Best New Science Fiction Author. He currently lives in Ohio.


Karen Lord and I teamed up to chat with Justin Landon of Staffer’s Book Review for his Rocket Talk Podcast up at Tor.com:


“In this episode of Rocket Talk, Justin brings on Karen Lord and Tobias Buckell to discuss their most recent works, what they mean when they talk about Caribbean Science Fiction, and the challenge of reading western literature from a different point of view. Justin also mana...

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Tobias Buckell Tobias Buckell said: "I think this goes up with Bruce Holland Roger's Word Work as a favorite and recommended book about writing. "

 

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I think this goes up with Bruce Holland Roger's Word Work as a favorite and recommended book about writing.
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Tobias Buckell said "maybe" to attending Writers on the River
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date: November 08, 2009 12:00PM
location: Ellis Reference and Information Center, 3700 South Custer Road, Monroe, MI, The United States
description: Writers on the River is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Monroe County Library System. They will have about 30 authors from Michigan and the Ohio area (and one from Pennsylvania :) who will sign books from Noon until 3:00 p.m.
Tobias said: Will try to come up, it's about a 1.5 hr drive.
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“Just stories? Stories can build up an empire, or strike down a people. You can spell the most powerful spell, ease a friend’s hurt, or break an enemy. Stories make you believe.”
Tobias S. Buckell, Tides from the New Worlds

“We don’t have a writ to enter.”
“But I have diplomatic immunity.” Ixtli found a window that was loose, and with some persuading, forced it open. “Care to accompany me lest my life be threatened and an incident between our respective countries occurs?”
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