Gaiman’s Newest

Neil Gaiman has announced that on September 16, he and wife Amanda Palmer welcomed their son, Anthony, into the world at 8:37 am.

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Two Amazing Deals

Steve Davidson, publisher of Amazing Stories has announced a licensing deal with FuturesPastEditions Ebooks Publisher to begin to publish Amazing Stories Classic Reprints, stories which originally appeared in Amazing Stories, Amazing Stories Quarterly, and Amazing Stories Annual. The line will be Jean Marie Stine and will appear as both e-books and print editions. A second deal, with Open Road Brands, will license reproductions of early Amazing Stories covers, which will be distributed through major retail chain stores.

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Scholes Adds to Twin Epidemic

Authors Ken Scholes and Jen West (aka Jen Scholes) had a pairof twin girls on July 28 at 9AM Pacific Time. The Scholes join the Bursteins and the Buckells as sf authors who have given birth to twin girls this year.

Bouncing Baby Bursteins

Author Michael Burstein and his wife, Nomi, became the proud parents of twin baby girls on July 19, the fortieth anniversary of Apollo 11 entering lunar orbit. The babies were delivered by C-section at 9:20 and 9:21 AM. The babies’ names will be announced at a naming ceremony on July 25.

Buckell’s Latest Works

Tobias Buckell and his wife have released their first collaborative effort in the form of twins born at about 7 AM on April 11. Their daughters, named after two of the Greek Muses, were both healthy and had an easy delivery.

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