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by Ortho the Frank
Wed Aug 04, 2010 1:37 pm
ForumCOLON Chris's Friends Fiction
TopicCOLON Uncle Merl's Bar & Grill
RepliesCOLON 6
ViewsCOLON 5117

Uncle Merl's Bar & Grill

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by Ortho the Frank
Fri Jul 30, 2010 1:01 pm
ForumCOLON Gramarye
TopicCOLON Modernizing old favorites
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 4906

Re: Modernizing old favorites

Alas, this is always a problem with science fiction, especially in 40-year-old-novels like Warlock in Spite of Himself . Jules Verne and HG Wells, whose science fiction stories once seemed so cutting edge and visionary, now seem downright quaint. I remember reading 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea when ...
by Ortho the Frank
Fri Jul 30, 2010 12:31 am
ForumCOLON Website Design
TopicCOLON Should we post old short stories too?
RepliesCOLON 8
ViewsCOLON 8155

Re: Should we post old short stories too?

Personally, I'm campaigning for "Mind Out of Time", my favorite GRIPE story. It's about 100 pages, so we might have to post it in chunks. Unfortunately, it was last published in 2003 (in a rather obscure short story collection), so we're not sure if the rights have reverted back yet -- in ...
by Ortho the Frank
Fri Jul 30, 2010 12:25 am
ForumCOLON Website Design
TopicCOLON E-Commerce and making it happen!
RepliesCOLON 14
ViewsCOLON 11669

Re: E-Commerce and making it happen!

I think we've got at least two new books from Chris, possibly four, and two from his friend Pete D'Alessio that we plan to put up. Once we've got the first 2-3 chapters for each of them out, we'll see which ones the fans want us to continue posting. Who knows? We might even do one from each author.
by Ortho the Frank
Mon Jul 26, 2010 2:13 pm
ForumCOLON New Fiction
TopicCOLON The Frog and the Grog
RepliesCOLON 12
ViewsCOLON 9870

The Frog and the Grog

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by Ortho the Frank
Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:04 pm
ForumCOLON Merovence
TopicCOLON Available as eBook?
RepliesCOLON 39
ViewsCOLON 49593

Re: Available as eBook?

kf6eml, You can find a high-quality cover image of HMW on this site at http://christopher.stasheff.com/art/art_images/cover_art/full_size/Wizard_in_Rhyme/WizardInRhyme-MajestysWizard-BIG.jpg. I'm trying to collect high-quality images of all of Stasheff's book covers (and I do mean all), and we've do...
by Ortho the Frank
Fri Jul 23, 2010 12:27 pm
ForumCOLON Merovence
TopicCOLON Available as eBook?
RepliesCOLON 39
ViewsCOLON 49593

Re: Available as eBook?

Well, if nothing else, it will take time, even if every other step of the process is relatively quick and easy. As I mentioned before, the first thing to do is check out the legal situations - contracts, copyrights, etc - and see if it is even possible. Unfortunately, corporate bureaucracies are not...
by Ortho the Frank
Wed Jul 21, 2010 12:45 pm
ForumCOLON Website Design
TopicCOLON How much would you pay for a Stasheff audiobook?
RepliesCOLON 4
ViewsCOLON 5445

How much would you pay for a Stasheff audiobook?

Please help us out with a little market research on audiobooks. Do you have any interest in downloading Stasheff audiobooks? If so, would you pay for it, or just try to find a free bootleg copy on the internet somewhere? If yes, what would you consider a fair price? Thanks in advance for your opinion!
by Ortho the Frank
Wed Jul 21, 2010 12:41 pm
ForumCOLON Website Design
TopicCOLON How much would you pay for a Stasheff ebook?
RepliesCOLON 10
ViewsCOLON 12094

How much would you pay for a Stasheff ebook?

Please help us out with a little market research on ebooks. First, would you pay money for a Stasheff ebook at all when you could probably find a bootleg on the internet for free? If yes, what would you consider a fair price?

Thanks in advance for your help!
by Ortho the Frank
Wed Jul 21, 2010 12:31 pm
ForumCOLON Website Design
TopicCOLON E-Commerce and making it happen!
RepliesCOLON 14
ViewsCOLON 11669

Re: E-Commerce and making it happen!

Wow, thanks for the suggestions. I'd always assumed people wanting electronic versions of the books would raid the internet for illegal bootleg copies - why pay for it when you can get it free with a little effort? But, apparently, I forgot about the "iTunes Effect" - that when people are ...

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