Robert J. Sawyer

Hugo and Nebula Award-Winning Science Fiction Writer

Archive for the 'Frameshift' Category

29,000 counts of accessory to murder

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

My 1997 Hugo Award-nominated and Seiun Award-winning novel Frameshift deals, in large part, with the hunt for Ivan the Terrible, a real-life Treblinka death-camp guard whose whereabouts have been unknown since the end of the war. John Demjanjuk, a Cleveland autoworker, has spent the last few decades under a cloud of suspicion: he bears a [...]

Frameshift trade paperback 2nd printing

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

Woot! Just received from Tor a copy of the 2nd trade-paperback edition of my novel Frameshift. Frameshift was originally published in hardcover in 1997. It was (a) my first-ever bookstore hardcover, and (b) my first title for Tor Books. It is also one of my personal favourites of my books. It had a good life [...]

John Demjanjuk ordered deported

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

My 1997 novel Frameshift (a Hugo finalist, and winner of Japan’s Seiun Award), which has just been reissued by Tor in a handsome trade-paperback edition, deals in part with the story of John Demjanjuk, the Cleveland autoworker falsely accused of being Ivan the Terrible, the notorious guard at the Treblinka death camp. The real Ivan [...]