Vector, January/February 1997

Editor(s): Tony Cullen  Andrew M. Butler  Gary S. Dalkin  Paul Kincaid  Tanya Brown   
Pages: 32, A4
Price: £2.25
Cover:
Notes: #191, Roles: Production & General, Features, Features, Hardback Reviews, Paperback Reviews


Editorial
  A View From Below Stairs - Andrew M. Butler   

Articles
  The Weaponry of Deceit: Speculations on Reality in "The Wasp Factory" - Kev P. McVeigh   
  Living In His Own World: A Tim Burton Retrospective - Dave M. Roberts   
  Cognitive Mapping, 6: Magic Realism - Paul Kincaid   
  Bookspotting: "Northern Lights" by Philip Pullman - Justina Robson   

Interviews
  The View from the Bridge - Michael Marshall Smith    by Paul Kincaid

Book Reviews by Graham Andrews
  Roc and a Hard Place - Piers Anthony   

Book Reviews by K. V. Bailey
  Endymion - Dan Simmons   

Book Reviews by Janet Barron
  The Virgin and the Dinosaur - R. Garcia y Robertson   

Book Reviews by Norman Beswick
  Byzantium - Stephen Lawhead   

Book Reviews by Colin Bird
  The Eternal - Mark Chadbourn   
  Fairyland - Paul J. McAuley   

Book Reviews by Lynne Bispham
  Songspinners - Sarah Ash   
  Darkfell - Mary Corran   
  Archangel - Sharon Shinn   

Book Reviews by Tanya Brown
  Midshipman's Hope - David Feintuch   
  Fevre Dream - George R. R. Martin   

Book Reviews by Andrew M. Butler
  Rama Revealed - Arthur C. Clarke  Gentry Lee   
  A Sudden Wild Magic - Diana Wynne Jones   
  Zeitgeist: A Novel - Todd Wiggins   

Book Reviews by Barbara Davies
  Lady in Gil - Rebecca Bradley   

Book Reviews by Alan Fraser
  A Call to Arms: Book 1 of 'The Damned' - Alan Dean Foster   

Book Reviews by L. J. Hurst
  The Secret of This Book - Brian W. Aldiss   
  Starborne - Robert Silverberg   

Book Reviews by Steve Jeffery
  The World on Blood - Jonathan Nasaw   
  Witchcraft - James Robinson  Peter Snejberg  Michael Zulli  Steve Yeowell  Teddy Kristiansen   

Book Reviews by Paul Kincaid
  Milton in America - Peter Ackroyd   
  Amnesiascope - Steve Erickson   
  The Glamour - Christopher Priest   
  Spares - Michael Marshall Smith   

Book Reviews by Vikki Lee
  The Forging of the Shadows - Oliver Johnson   
  A Man Betrayed - J. V. Jones   

Book Reviews by Pat McMurray
  The Green Mile 1: The Two Dead Girls - Stephen King   
  The Green Mile 2: The Mouse on the Mile - Stephen King   
  The Green Mile 3: Coffey's Hands - Stephen King   
  The Green Mile 4: The Bad Death of Eduard Delacroix - Stephen King   
  The Green Mile 5: Night Journey - Stephen King   
  The Green Mile 6: Coffey on the Mile - Stephen King   

Book Reviews by Helen McNabb
  Palace - Katharine Kerr  Mark Kreighbaum   
  Red Star Rising - Anne McCaffrey   

Book Reviews by Andy Mills
  Virtual Zen - Ray Nelson   

Book Reviews by John Newsinger
  Tides - Melanie Tem   
  Mirage - F. Paul Wilson  Matthew J. Costello   

Book Reviews by John D. Owen
  Chaga - Ian McDonald   

Book Reviews by Steve Palmer
  Writing Horror Fiction - Guy N. Smith   

Book Reviews by Stephen Payne
  The House on the Borderland - William Hope Hodgson   
  Hard Questions - Ian Watson   

Book Reviews by Mark Plummer
  The Breath of Suspension - Alexander Jablokov   
  Star Wars: The Black Fleet - Michael P. Kube-McDowell   
  Crisis Book 2: Shield of Lies - Michael P. Kube-McDowell   
  The XXXX Files - David Lines  John Abbott   
  Ancient Shores - Jack McDevitt   
  Star Wars: X-Wing Book 1: Rogue Squadron - Michael Stackpole   
  Star Wars: X-Wing Book 2: Wedge's Gamble - Michael Stackpole   
  Star Wars: X-Wing Book 3: The Krytos Trap - Michael Stackpole   

Book Reviews by Liam Proven
  The Crow: City of Angels - Chet Williamson   

Book Reviews by Maureen Kincaid Speller
  Close Encounters of the Fourth Kind: Alien Abductions and UFOs - Witnesses and Scientists Report - C. D. B. Bryan   

Book Reviews by Kathy Taylor
  Golden Witchbreed - Mary Gentle   

Book Reviews by Jon Wallace
  Ronan's Rescue - James Bibby   
  The Deity Dozen - Andrew Harman   



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