Tag Archives: Will McIntosh

Giveaway winner! (Love Minus Eighty giveaway)

The winner of last week’s giveaway is: Miranda J. of Seattle, WA Congratulations, Miranda! Your copy of Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh is on its way, courtesy of Orbit. And… for those of you who didn’t win this time: thanks for … Continue reading

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Giveaway! Enter to win a copy of Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh

Well, if my review and the guest posts by author Will McIntosh and Art Director Kirk Benshoff weren’t enough to convince you yet, maybe the chance of winning a free copy of Love Minus Eighty will do the trick? Thanks … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Designing the Cover of Will McIntosh’s Love Minus Eighty, by Kirk Benshoff (Art Director at Orbit)

The cover of Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh is a thing of beauty. It’s hard to really get the full effect without holding the book in your hands, so imagine: the trade paperback is wrapped in a gorgeous transparent … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Leaps in Time and Too-Much-Techno Phobia, by Will McIntosh

As announced yesterday, I’m proud to present this guest post by author Will McIntosh, whose new novel Love Minus Eighty is out today. You can find my review here. Will McIntosh’s debut novel, Soft Apocalypse, was a finalist for both … Continue reading

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Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh

Will McIntosh has been on my list of favorite new authors since his excellent 2011 debut novel Soft Apocalypse. (Incidentally, my review of that novel was also the very first review I posted on this site, back in January 2012!) To celebrate … Continue reading

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Hitchers by Will McIntosh

Will McIntosh’s debut Soft Apocalypse, which I reviewed here, was a brilliant novel about normal people trying to survive while society gradually collapses around them. It was easily one of my favorite novels of 2011. His catalog of strong short … Continue reading

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Reading journal: January 18th, 2012

In this section, I’ll occasionally post brief updates about what I’m reading and what I’m working on for Far Beyond Reality and the other sites I write for, just to let you know what you can expect on the blog, … Continue reading

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Soft Apocalypse by Will McIntosh

This review of Will McIntosh’s first novel Soft Apocalypse originally appeared on Tor.com. Will’s second novel is due out later this month, so I thought I’d revisit his debut. My review of Will’s sophomore effort Hitchers will follow in a … Continue reading

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