Sep 202014
 

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Star Trek fans should really check out this Kickstarter by author Stephen Fender. Stephen is a published author with a pretty neat hobby; he likes to write Star Trek ‘fan fiction’. And he is working on a series of new Trek novels set during The Four Years War.

What is Star Trek: The Four Years War?

The Four Years War was a protracted conflict between the United Federation of Planets and the Klingon Empire, which took place roughly ten years prior to the events depicted in Star Trek: The Original Series.

The entire war was outlined in a supplement for the FASA version of Star Trek: The Role Playing Game. While the supplement goes into some detail concerning battles, tactics, and political motives, it is lacking a great deal.

Being an avid fan of military history, I felt that this was a great project to test my abilities at novel writing. Thus, in 2011, this series was born.

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Sep 152014
 

mattLawrence Block fans waiting for the release of A Walk Among the Tombstones should check out Mathew Scudder’s new Facebook page!

The new movie is due for release in just 5 days, and the fans have been having a bit of fun with poster for the film.

After seeing posts showing the large poster in displays in New York, fans got into the game by photoshopping ‘ad buys’ onto such iconic sites as The Statue of Liberty, Champs-Élysées, the Pyramids at Giza, and others.

Here are a few of those, via Facebook:

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