Nebula Awards Weekend in the Washington, DC region!

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Nebula Awards LogoThe folks here at Fast Forward love it when noteworthy SF related events come to our hometown.  So we’re very excited that SFWA (Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America) is holding their Nebula Awards Weekend in the Washington, DC region this month.  It’s a weekend of panels, workshops, booksignings, and partying – and you don’t have to be a SFWA member to attend – memberships ...

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Author K. D. Wentworth passes away

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We note that author K. D. Wentworth, co-author of our reviewed book this month, The Crucible of Empire, passed away on April 18th, 2012.  Ms. Wentworth won the Writers of the Future Contest in 1988, as well as the Field Publications Teachers as Writers Award in 1991.  She went on to publish several novels and more than 50 pieces of short fiction.  You can find more details about K. D. Wentworth and her writing at the website Read More →

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Author Anne McCaffrey passes away 11/21/11

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A Random House Publisher website reports that the popular and prolific author Anne McCaffrey, best known for her Dragonrider of Pern books, has died.  The post from Random House says that she passed away at her home in Ireland after suffering a stroke. McCaffrey was 85.  During her lifetime she published nearly 100 books, won numerous major awards and was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.

Our condolences to Ms. McCaffrey’s family.  Her passing ...

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Weekend of Terry Pratchett

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This past weekend much beloved author Terry Pratchett was wrapping up the US tour for his latest book, Snuff.  He had a sold-out speaking event at the National Press Club here in Washington, DC.  He also came by the studio and gave Fast Forward an interview, which we hope to post on the website in the next week or so!

Then, on Saturday, Mr. Pratchett ...

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