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Zombie deal with Telos for Sam Stone by ( 06 June 2012 / ) - Stephen James Walker, Editorial Director of Telos Publishing in London, has acquired world rights in a new zombie novella by Sam Stone. The novella, entitled Zombies at Tiffany's, will be published in September 2012.

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Ray Bradbury (August 22, 1920 — June 5, 2012) by ( 06 June 2012 / ) - From NY TImes Obituary: Ray Bradbury was a master of science fiction whose lyrical evocations of the future reflected both the optimism and the anxieties of his own postwar America.

Mr. Bradbury died on June 5, 2012 at the age of 91.

"THE OCTOBER COUNTRY … that country where it is always turning late in the year. That country where the hills are fog and the rivers are mist; where noons go quickly, dusks and twilights linger, and midnights stay. That country composed in the main of cellars, sub-cellars, coalbins, closets, attics, and pantries faced away from the sun. That country whose people are autumn people, thinking only autumn thoughts. Whose people passing at night on the empty walks sound like rain…" (Source: )

Solaris has acquired world English mass market rights to Lavie Tidhar’s novel Osama from the Zeno Agency. by ( 03 June 2012 / ) - Solaris is proud to announce that it has acquired world English mass market rights to Lavie Tidhar’s highly-praised and BSFA Award-nominated novel Osama from the Zeno Agency.

Lauded as one of the most significant genre books of the year, Osama will be released in October 2012.

The most exciting, daring and sensitive, fictional engagement with the post-9/11 era, Osama is set in an alternate world without global terrorism. A private detective is hired by a mysterious woman to find a man: the obscure author of pulp fiction novels featuring one Osama Bin Laden – Vigilante... (Source: ) (more ...)

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