This year, Shore Leave comes to you!

That’s right, in the topsy-turvy Bizarro universe we now inhabit, Shore Leave, the convention named for the act of going away from where you usually are to somewhere else, is doing the opposite of that. Since none of us will be physically traveling to Hunt Valley, MD for Shore Leave 42 until (we hope) next…

This year, Shore Leave comes to you!

2020 Scribe Award Nominees

We’re delighted to announce the nominees for the SCRIBE AWARDS, presented every year by the International Association of Media Tie-In Writers. Winners will be announced on July 15! Congratulations to all nominees! It was a very good year for Media Tie-in writing! Three Star Trek books have been nominated! Star Trek: The Next Generation: Collateral […]

2020 Scribe Award Nominees

Karp New Simon & Schuster CEO

Jonathan Karp has been named president and CEO of Simon & Schuster, taking over after former president Carolyn Reidy died unexpectedly of a heart attack on May 12. Simon & Shuster, as you likely know, is the publisher of the majority of all Star Trek books.

Karp New Simon & Schuster CEO

Star Trek: Articles of the Federation turns 15!

On this day fifteen years ago, Simon & Schuster released a Star Trek novel by me entitled Articles of the Federation. It is a very atypical Trek novel, as it isn’t about any of the characters we see on television or in movies (though we do see cameos by several such, including Spock, Kathryn Janeway, William Ross, and…

Star Trek: Articles of the Federation turns 15!

Update – Shore Leave 42

It is with our deepest regrets that we have to announce the postponement of Shore Leave 42 due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. The event will return, stronger than ever, July 9 – 11, 2021. This is the first time in our 42-year history that we have had to skip a year.

Update – Shore Leave 42