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Fantastic Reviews Interview and Review

Posted on Mar 10, 2008 in Interviews, News, Pump Six and Other Stories, Reviews |

Aaron Hughes over at Fantastic Reviews has a very long interview with me, which ranges over everything from my writing process, to free markets and externalities, to the idea of “boy” stories. It was a fun conversation. They also have a review of PUMP SIX which opens with, “There is no shortage of talented writers in the science fiction genre today, but there are all too few who matter.” And they give it a 9/10....

Publishers Weekly Starred Review

Posted on Feb 17, 2008 in News, Pump Six and Other Stories, Reviews | 1 comment

PUMP SIX AND OTHER STORIES got a starred review from Publishers Weekly. They say: “Bacigalupi’s stellar first collection of 10 stories displays the astute social commentary and consciousness-altering power of the very best short form science fiction” … “Deeply thought provoking, Bacigalupi’s collected visions of the future are equal parts cautionary tale, social and political commentary and poignantly poetic, revelatory prose.” I also did an interview with them, but it doesn’t seem to be available online, so I’m still trying to track down a final version of it. In any case, it’s a happy moment. Now, back to the...