Relativity: Stories and Essays

Relativity: Stories and Essays

by Robert J. Sawyer

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The Aurora Award-winning collection from Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author Robert J. Sawyer of eight short stories, four speeches, eleven articles, and all twelve of his “On Writing” columns from On Spec magazine. Featuring a foreword by Mike Resnick and introductory notes on most pieces by Sawyer.

Stories included:

  • Just Like Old Times
  • Immortality
  • The Stanley Cup Caper
  • Relativity
  • Star Light, Star Bright
  • The Hand You're Dealt
  • The Shoulders of Giants
  • Ineluctable

"On Writing" column topics:

  • Great Beginnings
  • Constructing Characters
  • Point of View
  • Dialogue
  • Show, Don't Tell
  • Description
  • Secret Weapons of Science
  • Heinlein's Rules
  • Word-Processing Tricks
  • Cover Letters and SASEs
  • Self-Promotion
  • Professionalism

Originally published in hardcover in 2004 by ISFiC Press.

ROBERT J. SAWYER has won the Hugo, Nebula, John W. Campbell Memorial, Seiun, and Aurora Awards, all for best science fiction novel of the year. His novels include Golden Fleece, Rollback, Wake, and FlashForward (basis for the TV series).

Product Details

BN ID: 2940155413141
Publisher: SFWRITER.COM Inc.
Publication date: 11/01/2017
Sold by: Draft2Digital
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,082,847
File size: 522 KB

About the Author

Robert J. Sawyer is the author of Flashforward, winner of the Aurora Award and the basis for the ABC television series. He is also the author of the WWW series—Wake, Watch and WonderHominids, Calculating God, Mindscan, and many other books. He has won the Hugo, Nebula and John W. Campbell Memorial awards—making him one of only seven writers in history to win all three of science-fiction's top awards for best novel. He was born in Ottawa and lives in Mississauga, Ontario.

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