L. J. Hurst



Articles

  1990: The Five Best Books 
     Vector, Jun 1991
  Anywhere But Stoke Poges 
     Vector, Feb 1989
  Asimov: A Man and His Work 
     Vector, Jun 1992
  The Best Books of 2006 
     Vector, Mar 2007
  The Best Books of 2007 
     Vector, Spr 2008
  Best of 1988: Reviewers' Choice 
     Vector, Feb 1989
  Books of the Year - 2003 
     Vector, Mar 2004
  Books of the Year 1985 
     Vector, Feb 1986
  Books of the Year: 1987 
     Vector, Apr 1988
  Books of the Year: 1989 
     Vector, Apr 1990
  Books of the Year: 2004 
     Vector, Mar 2005
  Bookspotting: Curt Siodmak - Wolf Man's Maker: Memoir of a Hollywood Writer, Alexander Stephen - Communaris: FBI Surveillance of German Emigre Writers 
     Vector, Jul 2001
  Bookspotting: The Wall Around the Concentration Camp: The Civil Engineering of _The Turner Diaries_ 
     Vector, Jul 2000
  Chinese Murders Investigated (van Gulik's Judge Dee) 
     Vector, Dec 1987
  The Deeks-Wells Case 
     Vector, Jul 2003
  The Face of the Robots 
     Vector, Oct 1985
  The Material World 
     Vector, Apr 1984
  A Pound of Flesch 
     Vector, Dec 1991
  The Prescience of Mark Adlard 
     Vector, Sep 1997
  Remembrance of Things to Come? _Nineteen Eighty-Four_ and _The Day of the Triffids_ Again 
     Vector, Sep 1998
  Reviewers' Choice: The Best Books of 1991 
     Vector, Apr 1992
  A Timeless Dance: Keith Roberts' "Pavane" Re-examined 
     Vector, Apr 1985
  We Are The Dead: "Day of the Triffids" and "Nineteen Eighty-Four" 
     Vector, Aug 1986
  What if - Or Worse: Alternate History in Context 
     Vector, Nov 1998
  Where, not When, was Ray Bradbury? 
     Vector, Sep 2000

Letters

   
     Vector, May 1999
     Vector, Feb 1990
     Vector, Jun 1988
     Vector, Aug 1986
     Vector, Mar 2001
  Aldiss;Curl;Shyamalan 
     Vector, May 2004
  Reply to Rich Horton 
     Vector, Spr 2009
  Response to Cy Chauvin 
     Vector, Sep 2005
  Sequels to Alice 
     Vector, Jan 2002

Book Reviews

  2 X S  - Nigel Findley
     Vector, Feb 1993
  50 in 50: A Collection of Short Stories, One For Each of Fifty Years  - Harry Harrison
     Vector, Nov 2001
  Across the Sea of Suns  - Gregory Benford
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1986
  Acts of Destruction  - Mat Coward
     Vector, Win 2010
  After Sundown  - Randall Boyll
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1991
  The Alternate Asimovs  - Isaac Asimov
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1987
  The Android's Dream  - John Scalzi
     Vector, Jul 2007
  Antarctica  - Kim Stanley Robinson
     Vector, Jan 1998
  Arc of the Dream  - A. A. Attanasio
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1987
  The Archivist  - Gill Alderman
     Vector, Feb 1990
  At Winter's End  - Robert Silverberg
     Vector, Oct 1988
  Automated Alice  - Jeff Noon
     Vector, May 1997
  The Avram Davidson Treasury (Edited)  - Robert SilverbergGrania Davis
     Vector, Jan 1999
  Become the Hunted  - Jefferson P. Swycaffer
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1985
  Best New SF 4 (Edited)  - Gardner Dozois
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1990
  Beyond Armageddon (Edited)  - Walter M. Miller, JrMartin H. Greenberg
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1987
  Beyond Lies the Wub  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Jan 2000
  The Big Sun of Mercury  - Isaac Asimov
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1989
  Bio of a Space Tyrant, 5: Spaceman  - Piers Anthony
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1987
  Black venus  - Angela Carter
     Vector, Feb 1986
  A Blackbird in Amber  - Freda Warrington
     Vector, Feb 1993
  A Blackbird in Darkness  - Freda Warrington
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1992
  A Blackbird in Silver  - Freda Warrington
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1992
  A Blackbird in Twilight  - Freda Warrington
     Vector, Feb 1993
  Blade Runner 2: The Edge of Human  - K. W. Jeter
     Vector, Sep 1996
  Blood and Souls  - John Davey
     Vector, Mar 2003
  Blue Mars  - Kim Stanley Robinson
     Vector, Sep 1996
  The Bone Forest  - Robert Holdstock
     Paperback Inferno, Aug 1992
  Brightness Falls from the Air  - James Tiptree, Jr
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1987
  Brokedown Palace  - Steven Brust
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1992
  The Broken God  - David Zindell
     Vector, Aug 1994
  Brothers Majere (Dragonlance Preludes 3)  - Kevin Stein
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1990
  The Butterflies of Memory  - Ian Watson
     Vector, Jul 2006
  Carmen Dog  - Carol Emshwiller
     Vector, Apr 1989
  Chanur's Venture  - C. J. Cherryh
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1986
  Circumpolar!  - Richard A. Lupoff
     Vector, Oct 1985
  Coelestis  - Paul Park
     Vector, Aug 1993
  The Collected Strange Papers of Christopher Blayre  - Richard Heron-Allan
     Vector, Sep 1999
  Conjure Wife  - Fritz Leiber
     Vector, Sum 2010
  The Course of the Heart  - M. John Harrison
     Vector, Aug 1992
  Cryptonomicon  - Neal Stephenson
     Vector, Nov 1999
  Dark Mirror, Dark Dream  - Sharon Green
     Vector, Nov 1994
  Dawn's Uncertain Light  - Neal Barrett, Jr
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1992
  Dawn: Xenogenesis 1  - Octavia E. Butler
     Vector, Feb 1988
  The Day It Rained Forever  - Ray Bradbury
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1992
  The Days of Perky Pat  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Jun 1990
  Defending Middle-Earth: Tolkien: Myth and Modernity  - Patrick Curry
     Vector, Mar 1999
  Desperate Moon: Three Collections  - R. Andrew Heidel
     Vector, Sep 2006
  Dinosaur Nexus  - Lee Grimes
     Vector, Spr 1995
  A Disagreement with Death  - Craig Shaw Gardner
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1990
  Divine Invasions - A Life of Philip K. Dick  - Laurence Sutin
     Vector, Feb 1992
  Do What Thou Wilt: A Life of Aleister Crowley  - Lawrence Sutin
     Vector, Jan 2003
  Dogland  - Will Shetterly
     Vector, Jul 1997
  Downward to the Earth  - Robert Silverberg
     Vector, May 2004
  The Dream Years  - Lisa Goldstein
     Vector, Aug 1986
  The Drowned World  - J. G. Ballard
     Vector, Mar 1998
  Drowning Towers  - George Turner
     Vector, May 1997
  Earthworks  - Brian W. Aldiss
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1988
  The Engineer  - Neal L. Asher
     Vector, May 1999
  Eon  - Greg Bear
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1988
  Escardy Gap  - Peter CrowtherJames Lovegrove
     Vector, Sep 1998
  Eternity Road  - Jack McDevitt
     Vector, May 1998
  Evil Water  - Ian Watson
     Vector, Jun 1987
  eXistenZ  - John Luther Novak
     Vector, Jul 1999
  Extro  - Alfred Bester
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1990
  The Face of the Waters  - Robert Silverberg
     Vector, Aug 1991
  The Fantasies of Robert A. Heinlein  - Robert A. Heinlein
     Vector, Mar 2000
  Father to the Man  - John Gribbin
     Vector, Feb 1990
  The Father-Thing  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Apr 1990
  Feather & Bone  - Gus Smith
     Vector, Jan 2002
  Feersum Endjinn  - Iain M. Banks
     Vector, Sum 1995
  The Folk of the Fringe  - Orson Scott Card
     Vector, Oct 1990
  The Foreigners  - James Lovegrove
     Vector, Jan 2001
  The Forever War  - Joe Haldeman
     Vector, May 1999
  Fuzzies and Other People  - H. Beam Piper
     Vector, Apr 1985
  Galactic Dreams  - Harry Harrison
     Vector, Aug 1994
  The Game-Players of Titan  - Philip K. Dick
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1991
  Gideon  - Stephen Laws
     Vector, Aug 1993
  Glass  - Stephen Palmer
     Vector, Nov 1997
  The Glass Hammer  - K. W. Jeter
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1988
  Golem 100  - Alfred Bester
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1990
  The Great War with Germany 1890-1914 (Edited)  - I. F. Clarke
     Vector, Sep 1999
  Grendel  - John Gardner
     Vector, Nov 2004
  Grumbles from the Grave  - Robert A. HeinleinVirginia Heinlein
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1991
  H. G. Wells: Desperately Mortal  - David C. Smith
     Vector, Feb 1989
  The Hammer of Darkness  - L. E. Modesitt, Jr
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1985
  Harlequin  - Ian Watson
     Vector, Spr 1995
  Hawkmoon  - Michael Moorcock
     Vector, Dec 1995
  The Hidden Ones  - Gwyneth Jones
     Vector, Apr 1989
  Hope I Shall Arrive Soon,I  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Apr 1986
  I Am Legend  - Richard Matheson
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1987Richard Matheson
     Vector, May 1999
  Icehenge  - Kim Stanley Robinson
     Vector, Jan 1998
  Idoru  - William Gibson
     Vector, Mar 1997
  Imaginary Magnitude  - Stanislaw Lem
     Vector, Jun 1985
  Imago: Xenogenesis III  - Octavia E. Butler
     Vector, Oct 1989
  In the Drift  - Michael Swanwick
     Vector, Aug 1989
  The Inheritors: An Extravaganet Story  - Joseph ConradFord Madox Ford
     Vector, Nov 1999
  Innervisions  - John Gribbin
     Vector, Aug 1993
  Interesting Times  - Terry Pratchett
     Vector, Spr 1995
  Interzone: The Third Anthology (Edited)  - John CluteDavid PringleSimon Ounsley
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1990
  The Intrepid Enchanter  - L. Sprague de CampFletcher Pratt
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1988
  Isaac Asimov's Robot City Book One: Odyssey  - Michael P. Kube-McDowell
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1989
  J. G. Ballard: A Primary and Secondary Bibliography  - David Pringle
     Vector, Apr 1985
  Jocasta: Wife and Mother  - Brian W. Aldiss
     Vector, May 2005
  Jules Verne: Narratives of Modernity  - Edward Smyth
     Vector, Sep 2000
  Kafka on the Shore  - Haruki Murakami
     Vector, May 2005
  Kindred  - Octavia E. Butler
     Vector, Apr 1989
  Knight of Shadows  - Roger Zelazny
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1991
  Last and First Men  - Olaf Stapledon
     Vector, Win 2009
  The Last Command  - Timothy Zahn
     Vector, Aug 1993
  Lavondyss  - Robert Holdstock
     Paperback Inferno, Aug 1990
  The Leader  - Guy Walters
     Vector, May 2004
  The Legend Book of Science Fiction (Edited)  - Gardner Dozois
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1991
  Legends from the End of Time  - Michael Moorcock
     Vector, Apr 1994
  The lies That Bind  - Ian Williams
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1989
  The Little Black Box  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Feb 1991
  Macrolife: A Mobile Utopia  - George Zebrowski
     Vector, May 2006
  The Malacia Tapestry  - Brian W. Aldiss
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1988
  Mammoth Book of Short Science Fiction Novels (Edited)  - Isaac AsimovMartin H. GreenbergCharles G. Waugh
     Vector, Oct 1986
  The Mammoth Book of Twentieth Century Science Fiction Volume Two (Edited)  - David G. Hartwell
     Vector, Nov 2004
  Mars Life  - Ben Bova
     Vector, Win 2008
  Meridian Days  - Eric Brown
     Vector, Dec 1993
  Mindplayers  - Pat Cadigan
     Vector, Apr 1988
  Minority Report  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Sep 2002
  Miracle Visitors  - Ian Watson
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1990
  Mission from Mount Yoda  - Paul DavidsHollace Davids
     Vector, Aug 1993
  The Moat Around Murchison's Eye  - Larry NivenJerry Pournelle
     Vector, Jun 1994
  Mockymen  - Ian Watson
     Vector, Sep 2004
  More What If?: Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been (Edited)  - Robert Cowley
     Vector, Jan 2004
  Moths to a Flame  - Sarah Ash
     Vector, Sum 1995
  The Mushroom Jungle: A History of Post-War Paperback Publishing  - Steve Holland
     Vector, Aug 1994
  The Mystery of Bill Bamm's Golfman from Mabbil  - Bill Bamm
     Vector, Nov 1996
  Mythago Wood  - Robert Holdstock
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1986Robert Holdstock
     Paperback Inferno, Aug 1990
  New Stories from the Twilight Zone (Edited)  - Martin H. Greenberg
     Vector, Dec 1992
  Nightfall  - Isaac AsimovRobert Silverberg
     Vector, Oct 1990
  Noise  - Hal Clement
     Vector, Mar 2004
  Norstrilia  - Cordwainer Smith
     Vector, Aug 1988
  Null-A Continuum  - John C. Wright
     Vector, Aut 2008
  Omega  - Christopher Evans
     Vector, Win 2008
  Only Begotten Daughter  - James Morrow
     Vector, Feb 1992
  Orphan of Creation  - Roger MacBride Allen
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1991
  The Other Side of the Sky  - Arthur C. Clarke
     Vector, Dec 1992
  Outnumbering the Dead  - Frederik Pohl
     Vector, Jun 1991
  A Philosophical Investigation  - Philip Kerr
     Vector, Dec 1992
  Piers Anthony's Worlds of Chthon: Plasm  - Charles Platt
     Paperback Inferno, Apr 1989
  Planet of the Apes  - Pierre Boulle
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1991
  Prelude to Foundation  - Isaac Asimov
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1990
  The Presence  - David B. Silva
     Vector, Spr 1995
  Prophecy  - Peter James
     Vector, Feb 1994
  Puttering About in a Small Land  - Philip K. Dick
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1987
  Quicker Than the Eye  - Ray Bradbury
     Vector, Sep 1998
  R is for Rocket  - Ray Bradbury
     Vector, Jan 2006
  Radio Free Albemuth  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Aug 1987
  Rama II  - Arthur C. ClarkeGentry Lee
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1991
  The Renegades of Pern  - Anne McCaffrey
     Vector, Aug 1991
  The Return of Retief  - Keith Laumer
     Vector, Apr 1985
  Reunion  - John GribbinMarcus Chown
     Vector, Oct 1991
  A Reverie for Mister Ray  - Michael Bishop
     Vector, Sep 2005
  Richter 10  - Arthur C. ClarkeMike Resnick
     Vector, Aug 1996
  Roadside Picnic  - Arkadi StrugatskyBoris Strugatsky
     Vector, Mar 2007
  Robocop 2  - Ed Naha
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1991
  Robot Adept  - Piers Anthony
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1992
  Robot Dreams  - Isaac Asimov
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1988
  Robot Visions  - Isaac Asimov
     Vector, Feb 1991
  Roderick at Random  - John Sladek
     Vector, Oct 1990
  Rude Astronauts  - Allen Steele
     Vector, Apr 1993
  S is for Space  - Ray Bradbury
     Vector, Jan 2006
  Sanity Plea: Schizophrenia in the Novels of Kurt Vonnegut  - Lawrence R. Broer
     Vector, Sep 1995
  The Science Fiction Hall of Fame Volume Two B: The Greatest Science Fiction Novellas of All Time Chosen by Members of the Science Fiction Writers of America (Edited)  - Ben Bova
     Vector, Win 2008
  The Science Fiction Hall of Fame: Volume Two A (Edited)  - Ben Bova
     Vector, May 2005
  Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels  - David Pringle
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1985
  The Secret of This Book  - Brian W. Aldiss
     Vector, Jan 1997
  A Secret Prophecy  - Ralph Noyes
     Vector, Jun 1986
  The SFWA Grand Masters Volume 2 (Edited)  - Frederik Pohl
     Vector, Sep 2000
  The SFWA Grand Masters (Edited)  - Frederik Pohl
     Vector, Sep 2002
  The Shadow Hunter  - Pat Murphy
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1988
  The Simulacra  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Nov 2004
  Sinhater  - Elizabeth Massie
     Paperback Inferno, Aug 1992
  The Sirens of Titan  - Kurt Vonnegut
     Vector, Sep 1996
  Slan Hunter  - A. E. Van VogtKevin J. Anderson
     Vector, Nov 2007
  Songs of the Dancing Gods  - Jack L. Chalker
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1991
  The Soul Master  - Graham Dunstan Martin
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1986
  The Space Merchants  - Frederik PohlC. M. Kornbluth
     Vector, May 2004
  Spider World: The Magician  - Colin Wilson
     Vector, Jun 1993
  Spindrift  - Allen Steele
     Vector, Nov 2007
  The Stainless Steel Rat Gets Drafted  - Harry Harrison
     Vector, Feb 1988
  The Stainless Steel Rat Omnibus  - Harry Harrison
     Vector, Sum 2009
  Starborne  - Robert Silverberg
     Vector, Jan 1997
  Strength of Stones  - Greg Bear
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1992
  Swastika Night  - Katharine Burdekin
     Vector, Dec 1985
  Systems of Romance  - Paul EvenblijPaul Harland
     Vector, Dec 1995
  The Tale of the Next Great War, 1871-1914 (Edited)  - I. F. Clarke
     Vector, Feb 1996
  The Tall Adventurer  - Sean WallacePhilip Harbottle
     Vector, Jan 1999
  Tangents  - Greg Bear
     Paperback Inferno, Aug 1990
  The Terminal Beach  - J. G. Ballard
     Vector, Mar 1998
  Terraforming Earth  - Jack Williamson
     Vector, Nov 2001
  There Are Doors  - Gene Wolfe
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1990
  Thor  - Wayne Smith
     Vector, Nov 1994
  The Thorn Key  - Louise Cooper
     Vector, Apr 1989
  Time Out of Joint  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, May 2004
  The Total Devotion Machine and Other Stories  - Rosaleen Love
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1990
  Transformations  - Ann Halam
     Vector, Apr 1989
  The Trigger  - Arthur C. ClarkeMichael Kube-McDowell
     Vector, Jan 2000
  Trillion Year Spree: The History of Science Fiction  - Brian W. AldissDavid Wingrove
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1989
  Turlough and the Earthlink Dilemma  - Tony Atwood
     Paperback Inferno, Aug 1986
  Twilight  - Peter James
     Vector, Dec 1991
  The Two of Them  - Joanna Russ
     Vector, Dec 1986
  Uncollected Stars (Edited)  - Piers AnthonyBarry N. MalzbergMartin H. GreenbergCharles G. Waugh
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1986
  The Unexplained (Edited)  - Ric Alexander
     Vector, Jul 1998
  The Venus Hunters  - J. G. Ballard
     Vector, Feb 1987
  The Victorian Internet  - Tom Standing
     Vector, Jan 1999
  Virtual History: Alternatives and Counterfactuals (Edited)  - Niall Ferguson
     Vector, Sep 1997
  The Voices of Time  - J. G. Ballard
     Vector, Mar 1998J. G. Ballard
     Vector, Feb 1993
  Voyage  - Stephen Baxter
     Vector, Jul 1997
  The Voyage of the Space Beagle  - A. E. van Vogt
     Vector, Aut 2008
  Voyagers III - Star Brothers  - Ben Bova
     Paperback Inferno, Jun 1991
  Waiting for the Galactic Bus  - Parke Godwin
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1989
  The War Against Chaos  - Anita Mason
     Paperback Inferno, Dec 1989
  We Can Remember It For You Wholesale  - Philip K. Dick
     Vector, Feb 1992
  The Weerde: Book 1 (Edited)  - Roz KaveneyMary Gentle
     Vector, Apr 1992
  The Well of Stars  - Robert Reed
     Vector, Mar 2005
  West of Eden  - Harry Harrison
     Vector, Oct 1985
  What If?: Military Historians Imagine What Might Have Been (Edited)  - Robert Cowley
     Vector, Jul 2001
  Where the Evil Dwells  - Clifford D. Simak
     Paperback Inferno, Feb 1990
  Whipping Star  - Frank Herbert
     Vector, Sum 2009
  White Mars  - Brian AldissRoger Penrose
     Vector, Mar 2001
  The World Hitler Never Made  - Gavriel D. Rosenfeld
     Vector, Nov 2005
  The World Inside  - Robert Silverberg
     Vector, Aut 2010
  Worlds Enough and Time  - Joe Haldeman
     Vector, Feb 1993
  Young Bleys  - Gordon R. Dickson
     Vector, Dec 1993
  Zenith (Edited)  - David S. Garnett
     Paperback Inferno, Oct 1989
  Zorba the Hut's Revenge  - Paul DavidsHollace Davids
     Vector, Aug 1993


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