The 2020 Nebula Awards have been announced, and we’re going to talk about the novels that were nominated, and the one that was the winner! According to the Nebula Award’s website, “The Nebula Awards® are voted on, and presented by, full members of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc. … Since 1965, the Nebula Awards® have been given each year for the best novel, novella, novelette, and short story eligible for that year’s award.” This year’s ceremony took place virtually, and it was attended by SFWA members and nonmembers, according to Tor writer Emmet Asher-Perrin. Here are the …
New release Persephone Station is out today! Written by Hugo award-nominated author, Stina Leicht, this novel is a take on the ever-popular space opera, which fans of The Mandalorian and Cowboy Bebop will surely enjoy. This high-stakes adventure takes place in the seemingly backwater Persephone Station, which is being threatened by a corrupt corporation.
Need I say more? Along with Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tessa Thompson, and Christian Bale, Chris Pratt will be featured in Thor: Love and Thunder. Variety writer, Angelique Jackson, discusses this in her article on Chris Pratt reprising his role as Star Lord.
There’s a full on royalty war underway in regard to Alan Dean Foster’s books, Star Wars: From the Adventures of Luke Skywalker (a novelization of the Star Wars film, A New Hope), and Splinter of the Mind’s Eye, (its sequel). Apparently, when Disney bought Lucasfilm in 2012, the checks stopped rolling in for purchases on the ghostwritten sci-fi works.