Tag Archives: Speculative Fiction

Good things come in threes

It was a dark and stormy night, but three Beamers braved wind and weather to meet and talk about ghosts, werewolves, the end of the world, and the monsters that lurk within each of us. ¬†Tananarive Due’s short story collection, Ghost Summer: Stories, gave us a lot to discuss even with only a few of …

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We see England, we see France

In the vacation month of August, the Beamers take no break but press on with our literary pursuits, this time chasing after a gaggle of sf/f writers who are exploring the many different “final frontier” images that occupy our favorite genres.¬† We See a Different Frontier, a slim volume edited by Fabbio Fernandes and Djibril …

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Welcome to the Beam Me Up Science Fiction Book Club blog! “Live long and prosper!” G. Roddenberry “Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it, have found it boring, absurd, or contemptible; and I have no cause to complain, since I have similar opinions of their works, or of the …

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