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November 12th, 2013
Episode 9 of 243 episodes
Who’s the best? YOU are the best for making season 2 of Sword and Laser video possible. You also get to decide who’s the best by voting in the GoodReads best fiction polls for Science Fiction and Fantasy. And G. Willow Wilson is the best, because she won an award. Find out who else won awards and why we think Ancillary Justice might snag one too! QUICK BURNS Goodreads Best of 2013semifinals voting begins for all categories including Science FictionandFantasy books. Explore the original manuscripts from 'Frankenstein' in your browser This Group Wants to Build a Museum of Science Fiction in Washington DC WINNERS: 2013 British Fantasy AwardsWINNERS: 2013 World Fantasy Award Massive anthology of Twenty First Century science fiction hits shelves The Campbell/Hugo Conversion Rate CALENDAR BOOK CHECK-IN Ancillary Justice by Ann LeckieSucked in by the beginning! (no spoilers) The world vs First impressions BARE YOUR SWORD Songs that remind you of books TV, MOVIES AND VIDEO GAMES Orson Scott Card won’t see profits from the Ender’s Game movie Vote here! ADDENDUMSThis podcast is brought to you by Audible.com the internet’s leading provider of audiobooks with more than 150,000 downloadable titles across all types of literature and featuring audio versions of many New York Times Best Sellers.For listeners of this podcast, Audible is offering a free audiobook, to give you a chance to try out their service.For a free audiobook of your choice go to audiblepodcast.com/sword. This episode is brought to you by Squarespace, the all-in-one platform that makes it fast and easy to create your own professional website or online portfolio. For a free trial and 10% off, go to squarespace.com and use offer code SWORD11. Direct link to podcast file!