Take Back the Sky

Take Back the Sky

War Dogs, Book 3
December 20, 2016

Marooned beneath the icy, waxy crust of Saturn's moon, Titan, Skyrine Michael Venn and his comrades face double danger from Earth and from the Antagonists. Haunted by their dead, the former combatants must now team up with their enemies, forget their indoctrination and their training, and journey far beyond Pluto to the fabled Planet X...



Emerald City Comic Con

I'll be appearing on the "What's New at Orbit" panel at Emerald City Comic Con tomorrow, 2:30 in WSCC Room 603, along with Seanan McGuire, Jesse Bullington, Sam Sykes, and David Mealing. The panel will be followed by an autograph session at the Writer Block Autographing Table #1, from 3:45 to 4:45. Hope to see some of you there!

Giveaway for Tablets Loaded with SF and Fantasy Titles

Tor.com and The Portalist are giving away Tablets filled with sci-fi and fantasy books, including Greg Bear's The Forge of God!

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Jack Vincent

Dipping deep into my youth and San Diego culture:

Just learned yesterday about the passing of our long-time family friend, Jack Vincent, at the age of 99. Jack and my father knew each other from the 1940s on, though I’m not entirely clear on where they met—perhaps in the Pacific, perhaps in California after the war was over. Nona Hines and Jack were married in 1951. When I was young, my mother and father and I were frequent visitors at Jack and Nona’s lovely house on Mt. Helix, and Jack was already famous in San Diego County as the late-night voice of KCBQ, which was then broadcasting with 50,000 watts of peak power. Jack was a suave, soothing MC for a late night show of top 40 and country western. I remember listening to his show in bed on my crystal radio set in 1959. Shortly thereafter, in rhe early sixties, I got a transistor radio. [Continue reading...]

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About Greg Bear

Portrait of Greg Bear by Astrid Anderson Bear, 2006

Greg Bear is the author of KILLING TITAN (Orbit 2015 - sequel to WAR DOGS), HULL ZERO THREE (Orbit 2010), CITY AT THE END OF TIME (Del Rey 2009), MARIPOSA (Perseus paperback November 2010), HALO: CRYPTUM, HALO: PRIMORDIUM, and HALO: SILENTIUM (Tor, 2011, 2012, and 2013). He's the father of two young writers, Erik and Alexandra, and is married to Astrid Anderson Bear, who has written for SAN DIEGO NOIR.

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