Alternate History News

That accident I had a few weeks ago knocked some information right out of my head, and I forgot my plans to announce some things. The day before the car and I had our incident, I had some wonderful news. My novel, The Enemy Within, won the Sidewise Award for Best Alternate History-Long Form. I’m incredibly thrilled about this. I love the books and stories […]

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A Wonderful Honor

The Willamette Writers, a writers organization that’s been around for 47 years and is quite important in the Pacific Northwest, has just let me and Dean known that we will receive their lifetime achievement award. Needless to say, we’re mighty stunned and quite honored. Here’s an excerpt from the letter: WILLAMETTE WRITERS <> Kristine Kathryn Rusch Dean Wesley Smith Dear Ms. Rusch and Mr. […]

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Wisconsin Library Association Honors Diving Into The Wreck

The Wisconsin Library Association has chosen Diving into the Wreck as one of the top ten books of the year by a Wisconsin writer. You can find the press release here. I’m both thrilled and honored, since I spent most of my formative years in Wisconsin libraries.

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An Honor For Diving Into The Wreck

Diving into the Wreck has been nominated for Best Science Fiction novel of the year by RT Book Reviews! For a list of all of the nominees in all the various categories, look here. There are a lot of really good books in various genres on here. As for the nominees in my category, they are: Best Science Fiction: MAELSTROM- Taylor Anderson THE EMPRESS OF […]

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