Vector, Autumn 2008

Editor(s): Niall Harrison  Kari Sperring  Anna Feruglio Dal Dan  Tony Cullen   
Pages: 48, A4
Price: £4.00
Cover: uncredited
Notes: #257, Roles: Features/Editorial/Letters, Reviews, Production, Production, inc "Elastic Press: A Sampler (BSFA SE No. 3)"


Editorial
  Torque Control - Niall Harrison   

Articles
  The BSFA Awards 2008 - Donna Scott   
  Doris Lessing and SF - Adam Roberts   
  ...And the Law Won: Some Thoughts on SF and the Laws of Physics - Jonathan McCalmont   
  On the "Art" of Reviewing - Frank Ludlow   

Columns
  Transmission, Interrupted 3: Midnight at the Lost and Found (Season 4 of Lost) - Saxon Bullock   
  Foundation Favourites: Vector No 1 - Andy Sawyer   
  Resonances - Stephen Baxter   
  The New X: Photocopying the Navel of August Caesar - Graham Sleight   

Letters
  Sleight;Clarke Award - Nic Clarke   
  Bullock;Torchwood - Lindsay Jackson   
  Lewis;Baxter;Ness - James Bacon   

Book Reviews by Michael Abbott
  Halting State - Charles Stross   

Book Reviews by James Bacon
  Space Captain Smith - Toby Frost   
  Y Square One - Judith Park   
  Zombie-Loan 1 - Peach-Pit   
  Judge Dredd: America - John Wagner  Colin McNeil   

Book Reviews by Cherith Baldry
  Midnight Never Comes - Marie Brennan   

Book Reviews by Paul Bateman
  The Host - Stephanie Meyer   

Book Reviews by Lynne Bispham
  Blood Ties - Pamela Freeman   

Book Reviews by Chaz Brenchley
  Principles of Angels - Jaine Fenn   

Book Reviews by Tanya Brown
  Tourniquet: Tales from the Renegade City - Kim Lakin-Smith   

Book Reviews by A. P. Canavan
  Slaves of the Shinar - Justin Allen   
  Empress - Karen Miller   

Book Reviews by Nic Clarke
  Conceptual Breakthrough: Two Experiments in SF Criticism (Star/Alien) - James Holden  Simon King   
  The Gospel of the Knife - Will Shetterly   

Book Reviews by Mark Connorton
  Acacia - David Anthony Durham   
  Eternal Vigilance - Gabrielle S. Faust   

Book Reviews by Gary S. Dalkin
  Neuropath - Scott Bakker   
  Horror Films - Colin Odell  Michelle Le Blanc   

Book Reviews by Shaun C. Green
  The Dark Wraith of Shannara - Terry Brooks   

Book Reviews by Simon Guerrier
  Dalek I Loved You - Nick Griffiths   
  Debatable Space - Philip Palmer   

Book Reviews by Mark Harding
  A World Too Near - Kay Kenyon   

Book Reviews by Chris Hill
  The Better Mousetrap - Tom Holt   

Book Reviews by Penny Hill
  The Steel Remains - Richard Morgan   

Book Reviews by L. J. Hurst
  The Voyage of the Space Beagle - A. E. van Vogt   
  Null-A Continuum - John C. Wright   

Book Reviews by Edward James
  Flood - Stephen Baxter   

Book Reviews by Ben Jeapes
  The Digital Plague - Jeff Somers   
  Saturn's Children - Charles Stross   

Book Reviews by Steve Jeffery
  Dreamsongs: Book 2 - George R. R. Martin   

Book Reviews by Tony Keen
  Weaver: Time's Tapestry, Book Four - Stephen Baxter   

Book Reviews by Paul Kincaid
  Why Aren't They Here? The Question of Life on Other Worlds - Surendra Verma   

Book Reviews by Martin Lewis
  Exotic Excursions - Anthony Nanson   

Book Reviews by Anthony Nanson
  Sixty Days and Counting - Kim Stanley Robinson   

Book Reviews by Colin (& Mitch Le Blanc) Odell
  The Curse of the Coral Bride - Brian Stableford   

Book Reviews by Martin Potts
  An Evil Guest - Gene Wolfe   

Book Reviews by Paul Raven
  Love & Sex With Robots - David Levy   

Book Reviews by N. J. Ravenscroft
  Student of Kyme - Storm Constantine   

Book Reviews by Adam Roberts
  What It Is We Do When We Read Science Fiction - Paul Kincaid   

Book Reviews by Dave M. Roberts
  The SFWA European Hall of Fame (Edited) - James Morrow  Kathryn Morrow   

Book Reviews by Myfanwy Rodman
  To Hell and Back - Lilith Saintcrow   

Book Reviews by Donna Scott
  The Necronomicon: The Best Weird Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft - H. P. Lovecraft   

Book Reviews by Jim Steel
  Kytos - The Dark Beyond - The Rathing Chronicles - John Von Kesmark   

Book Reviews by Martyn Taylor
  Space Vulture - Gary K. Wolf  Archbishop John J. Myers   

Book Reviews by Sue Thomason
  The Kingdom Beyond the Waves - Stephen Hunt   

Book Reviews by Ian Watson
  Zig Zag - Jose Carlos Somoza   

Book Reviews by Anne F. Wilson
  Summoning - Kelley Armstrong   
  Kitty - Carrie Vaughn   



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