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Book View Café Signs Deal with Audible by (Book View Cafe 23 August 2013 / ) - Audible acquires audio rights to more than 100 works by award-winning and nominated authors in multiple genres.

August 21, 2013 -- Book View Café (BVC), the author-run publishing company, today announced an agreement with Audible, Inc., the world’s largest seller and producer of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word content. The worldwide English-language audio rights deal, which includes a substantial part of BVC’s rapidly growing catalog, will make more than 100 works of romance, science-fiction, fantasy, young adult, mystery, as well as nonfiction titles available as audiobooks to a global readership. Book View Café’s impressive line-up of author-members includes Hugo, Nebula, and Philip K. Dick award winners and New York Times bestsellers.

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WeightlessBooks.com added 2 new magazines as subscription offerings: Interzone and Black Static by (Weightless Books 19 August 2013 / ) - WeightlessBooks.com is very happy to announce that we have recently added two new magazines to their subscription offerings: Interzone and Black Static, as well as individual issues of Crimewave. They have also added the first two releases in the TTA Press novella series, Mike O'Driscoll's Eyepennies and Nina Allan's Spin, and will be adding new additions as they come out.

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World Fantasy Awards Nominees for 2013 Announced by (WFC 15 August 2013 / ) - The World Fantasy Convention 2013 will be held in Brighton, United Kingdom.

Life Achievement Winners:
Susan Cooper
Tanith Lee

Novel:
The Killing Moon, N.K. Jemisin (Orbit US; Orbit UK)
Some Kind of Fairy Tale, Graham Joyce (Gollancz; Doubleday)
The Drowning Girl, Caitlín R. Kiernan (Roc)
Crandolin, Anna Tambour (Chômu)
Alif the Unseen, G. Willow Wilson (Grove; Corvus)

For a full list of the nominees go to the World Fantasy Award website. (Source: WFC)

'Raising Steam', Terry Pratchett's 40th Discworld Novel, Due Out October 24th by Terry Pratchett (Terry Pratchett 06 August 2013 / ) -

**EXCLUSIVE FIRST REVEAL**

We're ridiculously excited to bring you the first look at the 40th Discworld Novel - "RAISING STEAM".

"Raising Steam" will be published on 24th October. More information to follow! - Lynsey

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