SF News Page 2

This is page 2 of the sf book news archives.

New War of the Worlds Books in Stores (2005-06-27): USA Today reports that three new illustrated versions of H.

Revenge of the Sith Hits Bookstores (2005-04-02): Revenge of the Sith, the latest Star Wars novel is now is in bookstores.

2005 Hugo Shortlist is Announced (2005-03-28): The Hugo Awards (also known as the Science Fiction Achievement Awards) shortlist has been announced.

Bradbury Forsees Transportation Changes (2005-01-14): According to Ray Bradbury, one of the world's leading science fiction writers and author of such classics as The Martian Chronicles and Fahrenheit 451, traffic on our nation's major highways will freeze with gridlock, and only then will people decide to change their driving habits.

Spielberg and Cruise in War of the Worlds Remake (2004-09-24): Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks has announced a November 2004 start for the The War of the Worlds, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Cruise.

Oryx and Crake and Genetics and Sars (2003-05-26): Margaret Atwood's latest novel, Oryx and Crake, follows themes present in our time (including sars and genetically modified foods) and takes them to a distressing conclusion.