Bookgasm Wild for River of Gods

Ryun Patterson of Bookgasm can’t get enough of Ian McDonald’s River of Gods: “It’s one hell of a novel. Easily trumping any speculative fiction from the past couple of years, River of Gods is an exuberant leap into the future of India through the eyes of nine disparate characters. As their stories mingle and merge, […]

SciFi Weekly gives Genetoia an A-

SciFi.com’s SciFi Weekly just posted a review of Keith Brooke’s Genetopia. Reviewer D. Douglas Fratz gives Genetopia an A-, and says in his review: “… a startlingly original creation, filled with memorable characters and places…. The greatest strength of this novel may be its thematic handling of the issues of slavery, the nature of humanity […]

SciFi.com gives Paragaea an A

SciFi.com’s Science Fiction Weekly just posted a review of Chris Roberson’s Paragaea: A Planetary Romance. Reviewer Paul Di Filippo gives Paragaea an A, and says in his review: “Roberson has certainly learned a lot from his literary ancestors, and he manages to hit all the high notes perfectly. …the illusion of being cast away in […]

SFFWorld Reviews the Crooked Letter

A wonderful review by Rob H. Bedford of Sean Williams’ The Crooked Letter, posted to SFFWorld: “…explores the nature of life, death, and reality. Big subjects, but with the precision of an archaeological expert, Williams is more than up to the task. There is a lot to admire in Williams epic fantasy, the wide range […]

Paragaea Review

Paul Haggerty has posted an enthusiastic review of Chris Roberson’s Paragaea: A Planetary Romance up at SfRevu: “Paragaea is an old tale told to a modern audience. It’s a classic John Carter of Mars type tale set on a strange alien planet, with strange new creatures both hostile and friendly. It’s got heroes and monsters, […]

An Update on the Infoquake

David Louis Edelman’s latest newsletter: It’s now approximately two months until the release of Infoquake. Pre-orders are available on Amazon.com, Booksense, and Barnes & Noble. News this month: Chapter 2 of the Infoquake Podcast Now AvailableChapter 2 of Infoquake is now available as a podcast read by the author (me). Subscribe to the podcast via […]

Paradox wins IPPY award!

We are very proud to announce that John Meaney’s Paradox: Book One of the Nulapeiron Sequence has just won the 2006 Independent Publisher Book Award in the category of Fantasy/Science Fiction. Congratulations to John, and also to the finalists: New Wilderness, by Brian S. Matthews (Aydy Press) and Broken: A Plague Journal, by Paul Evan […]

A glimpse of the future

First, I’m very happy to announce a number of new acquisitions: Kay Kenyon’s Bright of the Sky, book one in her four book sci-fantasy adventure series, the Entire and the Rose. This is epic storytelling on a grand scale, the saga of Titus Quinn, a man who holds the fate of two universes in his […]

Welcome!

Hello, and welcome to the Pyr blog, a new feature which will allow us to provide speedier news on the various science fiction and fantasy books that comprise the growing Pyr line. Here, we will post information on upcoming books, debut artwork, post author signings and convention appearances, call attention to reviews & articles, as […]