Brenda Cooper

Archive for December, 2012

2012 Predictions Round-up

Every year I play a predictions game.  It’s not really good futuring (after all, there remain no jetpacks).  But I still like the game.  So here goes an analysis of my results for 2012: Publishing and Creativity: There will be more attempts to make good franchises with rich multimedia (like Greg Bear and Neal Stephenson’s […]

Mayan December now available in audio

I’m very pleased that Mayan December is now available in at  I like the narrator, too.  I’m only through about a chapter, but she sounds really good and easy to listen to, like a nice match of voice to book. The release tickles me.  Mayan December is one of my favorite books, and it’s […]

Release day Interview with Ramez Naam about Nexus

Happy debut fiction novel release day to Ramez Naam, for Nexus.  I had the great pleasure of interviewing Ramez.  Our conversation can be found over at SF Signal this morning. I expect this book to please a lot of readers, and to start many interesting conversations.

This is the week to prepare to start Mayan December

Well, it’s December 2012.  If you order Mayan December this week, you should have it in time to start reading along with the days as they count down to the end of the Mayan calendar.  A few of my friends are planning to do this, and I’m hoping it might be fun. It’s NOT like […]