Robert J. Sawyer

Hugo and Nebula Award-Winning Science Fiction Writer

Latest RJS email newsletter: April 2010

by Rob - April 26th, 2010.
Filed under: Uncategorized.

Hello, Robert J. Sawyer reader!

Welcome to my twice-a-year newsletter.  This time: new novel, FLASHFORWARD news, cross-Canada book tour, and more!

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NEW BLOG ADDRESS!

I’ve switched my blog to WordPress, which necessitated a slight change to the address.  My blog can now be found at:

http://sfwriter.com/blog/

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WWW: WAKE now out in paperback!

WWW: WATCH now out in hardcover!

Both out as audiobooks from Audible.com!

WAKE is a GLOBE AND MAIL Bestseller!

WATCH, the second volume of the WWW trilogy is now out!  WATCH picks up the story begun in WAKE.

“Sawyer shows his genius in combining cutting-edge scientific theories and technological developments with real human characters.” — THE GLOBE AND MAIL on WATCH

“Sawyer is a brilliant thinker pondering some of the most fundamental questions we face today; a complex and fascinating book.” — NATIONAL POST on WATCH

* More about WAKEhttp://sfwriter.com/exw1.htm

* More about WATCHhttp://sfwriter.com/exw2.htm

Penguin’s official website for the trilogy:

http://wakewatchwonder.com

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HUGO and AURORA FINALIST!

WWW: WAKE is on the Hugo Award ballot!  Details:

http://sfwriter.com/blog/?p=2288

WAKE is also a finalist for Canada’s Aurora Awards; any Canadian may vote here (there’s a $5 voting fee):

http://prix-aurora-awards.ca/English/home.htm

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BOOK TOUR!

Coast-to-coast Canadian book tour events for WATCH:

  • Vancouver:  Wednesday, May 5
  • Prince George:  Tuesday, May 25
  • Calgary:  Friday, May 7
  • Edmonton:  Saturday, May 8
  • Winnipeg:  Saturday, May 22
  • Waterloo:  Wednesday, May 19
  • Sudbury:  August 2010 (date TBD)
  • Ottawa:  Monday, May 10
  • Montreal:  Tuesday, June 8
  • Halifax:  Tuesday, May 11

Details:

http://sfwriter.com/lnappear.htm

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NEW CANADIAN EDITIONS!

Gorgeous new Canadian editions of the following books are now out:

* THE TERMINAL EXPERIMENT

Nebula Award winner!

http://sfwriter.com/exte.htm

* ILLEGAL ALIEN

Seiun Award winner!

http://sfwriter.com/exia.htm

* STARPLEX

Aurora Award winner!

http://sfwriter.com/exsx.htm

Buy autographed copies directly from the author:

http://sfwriter.com/autograp.htm

STARPLEX and THE TERMINAL EXPERIMENT are also available as audiobooks from Audible.com.

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FLASHFORWARD SCRIPT!

I wrote the script for “Course Correction,” the 19th episode of FLASHFORWARD, the ABC TV series based on my novel of the same name.  It airs in North America Thursday, May 6, 2010, at 8:00 p.m. (7:00 p.m.) Central.

* FLASHFORWARD

http://sfwriter.com/exff.htm

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RJS on the Web:

Website:  http://sfwriter.com

Blog:  http://sfwriter.com/blog/

Newsgroup:  http://tinyurl.com/rjs-group

Twitter:  RobertJSawyer

Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/robertjsawyer

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