More Talking Squid Talk

Over at the Guardian Book Blog, David Barnett complains about mainstream authors who claim that their books full of SF tropes are “not science fiction”. He even links to Ansible.

Which is really just an excuse to remind you that Nick Harkaway’s The Gone-Away World is one of the best SF novels of 2008 and really ought to be on your Hugo ballot. The paperback is out now in the UK.