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With all of the talk about Star Wars franchise fiction and what is and isn’t canon, I found this ScreenCrush article on Alan Dean Foster’s Splinter In The Mind’s Eye particularly interesting. I recall reading this and Brian Daley’s Han Solo At Star’s End as precocious young lad of maybe eight or nine, but I [...]Read More
In 2010 I wrote about my fond memories of Alan Dean Foster’s novelization of Ridley Scott’s 1979 film ALIEN, and confessed that it was the first full-length adult science fiction novel that I could remember reading. Now Titan Books has reissued Foster’s ALIEN and plans to reissue his adaptations of ALIENS and ALIEN 3 as [...]Read More
Alan Dean Foster isn’t just one of the most prolific science fiction writers working today, he’s also a world traveler. With Body, Inc. (the sequel to his biopunk tale The Human Blend) just about to hit shelves, I thought I’d ask him about how his international experiences have informed his newest work.
Alan Dean Foster:
“When setting [...]
Alan Dean Foster’s suspenseful science fiction novel The Human Blend (available in paperback next week) takes place in a far future of genetically modified people. While super-powered (and super-freaky) transgenic humans may yet be a long way off, today’s scientists are well on their way to making mutant plants and animals a reality.
Here are four freaky [...]