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  • Cool Things: Book View Cafe
    by Elizabeth | December 21st, 2008 |

    Writer Anne Harris got in touch recently to let us know about a very cool new project, Book View Cafe:

    I’m pleased to invite you to a new website where more than twenty professional authors are experimenting with new publishing paradigms and taking advantage of the internet’s many resources in order to bring our work directly to readers online. It’s called Book View Cafe:

    http://bookviewcafe.com

    This project started six months ago as a discussion on a pro women sf/f writers list, and we’ve been working hard on it ever since. Much of what is offered on Book View Cafe is free, over time, some authors will offer some of their work for a fee. Book View Cafe includes romance, mystery, science fiction, fantasy, young adult, and horror, and more genres are likely to appear as we grow and explore.

    We are: Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff, Brenda Clough, Kate Daniel, Jessica Freely, Laura Anne Gilman, Christie Golden, Anne Harris, Sylvia Kelso, Katharine Eliska Kimbriel, Sue Lange, Ursula K. Le Guin, Rebecca Lickiss, Vonda N. McIntyre, Nancy Jane Moore, Pati Nagle, Darcy Pattison, Irene Radford, Madeleine Robins, Amy Sterling, Jennifer Stevenson, Susan Wright, and Sarah Zettel.

    We hope you will come and browse our website, read our stories, and give us feedback.

    The Cafe ladies are up to great things already, including a presentation at the Library of Congress next year. Yow!

    http://BookViewCafe.com

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    2 Responses to “Cool Things: Book View Cafe”

    1. Anna Meenaghan, Contemporary Artist Says:

      I am contemporary artist myself and felt I just had to leave a comment on your blog. What I have seen here today really is something special. I will definately bookmark your blog and recommend it to my friends and family. I wish you only the very best for the future.

    2. ellen kushner Says:

      Thank you, Anna! Hope we’ll be hearing more from you. Can you put something up on our new Artists’ Page? It’s right here:
      flickr.com/groups/interstitialarts/

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