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July 31, 2014
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Dawn by Octavia Butler
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* S&L and Open Road head to Loncon 3!
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last updated Jul 09, 2014 01:48PM
* Monthly S&L Meetups at Borderlands Books in SF - first is Thur, July 31
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last updated Jul 04, 2014 07:52PM
* Now accepting your book reviews!
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last updated Jun 22, 2014 03:56AM
* Calendar
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last updated Jun 30, 2014 09:00PM
* FAQ - A Sword and Laser Primer for New Members
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last updated Jun 19, 2014 09:46PM
* Introduction and welcome thread!
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last updated 5 hours, 2 min ago
A Suggestion for New Topics on Club Picks
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last updated 1 hour, 31 min ago
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last updated 4 hours, 13 min ago
The none- normative human and the Oankaki
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last updated 4 hours, 46 min ago
Unequal Relationships (spoilers for Dawn and other Butler works)
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last updated Jul 13, 2014 04:55AM
Casting
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last updated Jul 13, 2014 01:08AM
What did you think? (full spoilers)
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last updated Jul 13, 2014 01:06AM
Would You Make The Trade? (mild spoilers)
By Adelaide · 48 posts · 197 views
last updated Jul 12, 2014 07:52AM
Dawn: Spoilers for the entire trilogy
By Caitlin · 2 posts · 38 views
last updated Jul 11, 2014 11:41PM
Jdahya's voice (no real spoilers)
By Drew · 4 posts · 111 views
last updated Jul 11, 2014 09:03AM
Excellent Octavia Butler Bio
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last updated Jul 08, 2014 09:10AM
Showing 8 of 198 topics — 5,793 comments total
+ Podcasts
* S&L Podcast - #183 - The Damon Inside Me
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 27 posts · 124 views
last updated 4 hours, 44 min ago
S&L Podcast - #182 - Ken Liu Translates Success
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 13 posts · 109 views
last updated 19 hours, 53 min ago
S&L Podcast - #180 - Emily Jiang: Cinderella, Secret Agent
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 28 posts · 137 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 02:23PM
S&L Podcast - #178 David Weber Talks Honor at BayCon 2014
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 26 posts · 147 views
last updated Jul 01, 2014 05:06PM
S&L Podcast - #181 - The Promise of More Blood
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 26 posts · 154 views
last updated Jun 26, 2014 07:35PM
S&L Podcast - #179 - Flintpunk and Geekomancy
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 41 posts · 170 views
last updated Jun 19, 2014 02:15PM
S&L Podcast - #177 - A Chat with Grand Master Delany
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 23 posts · 130 views
last updated Jun 06, 2014 09:27AM
S&L Podcast - #176 - Martians and Panda Pants
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 15 posts · 165 views
last updated Jun 03, 2014 07:43PM
* Quick Burns
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last updated 4 hours, 58 min ago
85 free SF&F eBooks (One Day Only)
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last updated 3 hours, 12 min ago
Eye Candy
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last updated 15 hours, 50 min ago
lots of Batgirl fan art for the new design
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last updated Jul 12, 2014 03:02PM
Authors at Google: James SA Corey
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last updated Jul 11, 2014 12:23PM
Road map to colonizing Venus.
By Bookshelf · 3 posts · 45 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 07:49PM
JK Rowling releases new adult Harry Potter story
By Dara · 12 posts · 131 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 12:39PM
And the Martian is...
By Hyena · 21 posts · 185 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 10:42AM
Author Spotlight - Kevin Hearne
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 14 posts · 136 views
last updated Jun 29, 2014 03:56PM
Author Spotlight - N. K. Jemisin
By Tamahome · 14 posts · 120 views
last updated Jun 03, 2014 10:05AM
Author Spotlight - Elizabeth Bear
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 17 posts · 116 views
last updated May 28, 2014 07:23AM
Author Spotlight - Jim C. Hines
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 11 posts · 85 views
last updated May 13, 2014 10:49PM
S&L Author Spotlight - Mary Robinette Kowal
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last updated May 06, 2014 08:11AM
Author Spotlight - Alastair Reynolds
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 26 posts · 113 views
last updated Apr 21, 2014 02:15PM
Author Spotlight - Brent Weeks
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 11 posts · 106 views
last updated Apr 14, 2014 08:35PM
Author Spotlight - Chuck Wendig
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 17 posts · 89 views
last updated Apr 04, 2014 06:56PM
Showing 8 of 62 topics — 909 comments total
+ Author Questions
Finding your target audience for cross-genre novel
By G.R. · 17 posts · 72 views
last updated Jul 05, 2014 08:24AM
Need advice on Fantasy book description
By Jo · 19 posts · 106 views
last updated May 30, 2014 09:14AM
BayCon- questions for David Weber
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 3 posts · 52 views
last updated May 23, 2014 11:23AM
Nebula Award questions for Ann Leckie
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 5 posts · 77 views
last updated May 10, 2014 03:09AM
Nebula Award questions for Samuel Delany
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 6 posts · 57 views
last updated May 09, 2014 07:29PM
Nebula Award questions for Ken Liu
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 5 posts · 42 views
last updated May 08, 2014 01:03PM
Nebula Awards questions for Emily Jiang
By Tom , Supreme Laser · 2 posts · 25 views
last updated May 07, 2014 06:23PM
Questions for Bryan Benson!
By Veronica , Supreme Sword · 9 posts · 85 views
last updated May 03, 2014 08:11AM
* What Else Are You Reading? July 2014
By Jlawrence , S&L Forum Mod · 157 posts · 257 views
last updated 8 hours, 27 min ago
I wish romance would stop being labelled as fantasy
By Steve · 4 posts · 36 views
last updated 6 hours, 12 min ago
sci fi book recommendations
By Tom · 29 posts · 175 views
last updated 13 hours, 18 min ago
Best comics/graphic novels for someone who is new to the genre
By Killian · 58 posts · 203 views
last updated 17 hours, 7 min ago
I Know Not: The Legacy of Fox Crow
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last updated 17 hours, 49 min ago
Warhammer 40K
By Kdawg91 · 9 posts · 101 views
last updated Jul 10, 2014 05:57AM
Books like Continuum
By Ben · 4 posts · 83 views
last updated Jul 07, 2014 01:31PM
Author Reading Selection
By James · 12 posts · 105 views
last updated Jul 01, 2014 10:50AM
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+ TV, Movies and Games
'The Last Ship' on TNT
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last updated 6 hours, 56 min ago
Halle Berry CBS venture, Extant *Minor Spoilers*
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What is your current TV viewing guilty pleasure?
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Orphan Black
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last updated Jul 11, 2014 11:22PM
Marvel Cinematic Universe Timeline
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last updated Jul 11, 2014 01:32PM
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last updated Jul 09, 2014 02:44PM
Amercian Gods TV show still in the works, just not with HBO
By Nick · 22 posts · 243 views
last updated Jul 05, 2014 04:05PM
Do we love to hate villains?
By Kevan · 10 posts · 84 views
last updated Jul 04, 2014 06:03AM
HOW TO DIVIDE THE WORLD - New Sci Fi / Fantasy / Mythology Book
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last updated 8 hours, 51 min ago
A Superhero Novel about the Rest of Us
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last updated Jul 12, 2014 10:02PM
Dave Woke Up - Modern day horror
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last updated Jul 11, 2014 09:14AM
I seem to have been reprinted
By P. Aaron · 2 posts · 40 views
last updated Jul 09, 2014 06:14PM
Another FREE short story for your enjoyment.
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last updated Jul 09, 2014 08:27AM
fact vs controversy
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last updated Jul 08, 2014 08:47PM
Heraclix & Pomp Giveaway!
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last updated Jul 07, 2014 03:24PM
* A Dance with Dragons - Please Read!
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George RR Martin should really do some light cardio
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last updated 20 hours, 7 min ago
GRRM's message to pessimistic fans
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Rogues by George R.R. Martin
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JUST STARTING Game of Thrones
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