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Hugo Award Packet 2018

The Book Smugglers are finalists for the 2018 Hugo Award for Best Semiprozine! The Hugo Awards, presented annually since 1955, are voted on by members of the World Science Fiction Convention–aka Worldcon–which is also responsible for administering them each…

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Over at Kirkus: A Game of Queens (A List)

We are over at Kirkus early this week for our regular column! It’s Thea’s turn today, with a list… Inspired by the Game of Thrones-shaped hole in her life, as well as the rich vein of awesome female-focused epic…

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Book Review: THE READER by Traci Chee

Title: The Reader Author: Traci Chee Genre: Speculative Fiction, Fantasy, Dystopia, Young Adult Publisher: Putnam Publication date: September 2016 Paperback: 442 pages Once there was, and one day there will be. This is the beginning of every story. Sefia…

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Book Review: SISTERS OF GLASS by Naomi Cyprus

Title:Sisters of Glass Author: Naomi Cyprus Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade Publisher: HarperCollins Publication date: November 2017 Hardcover: 384 Two girls. Two worlds. Only magic can bring them together, in this fantastical middle grade adventure for fans of the Descendants…

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Book Review: THUNDERHEAD by Neal Shusterman

Title: Thunderhead Author: Neal Shusterman Genre: Speculative Fiction, Dystopia, Young Adult Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication date: January 2018 Paperback: 504 Rowan and Citra take opposite stances on the morality of the Scythedom, putting them at odds, in the…

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Hugo Awards 2018: Nominations and Eligibility

It’s that time of year again – it is award eligibility time! Today, we’re talking about the Hugo Awards and putting together our obligatory award eligibility post. The Hugo Awards are a fan award and one of longest-running and…

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Giveaway: THUNDERHEAD by Neal Shusterman

Today we are delighted to be partnering with Simon & Schuster to share a giveaway of Thunderhead by Neal Schusterman, the second book in the Arc of a Scythe series! Thea was a huge fan of Scythe (book 1…

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The Book Smugglers Present 2018: All The Announcements

HAPPY SMUGGLIVUS, EVERYONE! Today is our official blogoversary – we are TEN years old today. We’ve had a multitude of incredible guest authors, bloggers, and publishers over the course of the month talking about their favorite moments of the…

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