Benjamin William “Ben” Bova (born November 8, ) is an American writer. He is the author Ben Bova. Ben Bova in . Orion and King Arthur. Tor Tom. Orion is a time travel science fiction novel by Ben Bova. The idea is so neat, that this easily could have been one of my all time favourites. I. Ingram The exciting beginning of Bova’s popular “Orion” saga, this is the story of John O’Ryan, a man who awakens one day to discover that he is the leader of a.

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It’s not, but I’ll get back to that. Today I understand that the author was giving us a more subtle message which is more in tune with reality than anything else. He is the author of more than [1] works of science fact and fiction, he is six-time winner of the Hugo Awarda former editor of Analog Magazinea former editorial director of Omni ; he was also president of both the National Space Society and the Science Fiction Writers of America.

He appeared as the Guest hen Honor at the Florida convention Necronomicon in and I’ve read a lot of things by Ben Bova, and mostly I read them just once, and then pass them on.


After leaving Analog, he went on to edit Omni during So many of the same oriln were repeated ad nauseum. This page was last edited on 11 Octoberat Jun 20, David rated it it was ok. Campbell ‘s death in He lives in Florida. I thought about the young woman who was being taken off to a hospital.

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Written on 1st May by TC. I like Bova, and I liked this book, but this one felt like it could have been edited down a bit in places, and I felt myself wanting to breeze ahead now and then. But then the killing started again I found the ending of the book both interesting and sad, and I wanted to hear more. I started to look for my waiter among the four of them loafing by the kitchen doors in the rear of the restaurant, conversing in a mixture of French and Italian.

MacmillanDec 15, – Fiction – pages. On the whole I’d recommend.

Hollywood has started to take an interest in Bova’s works once again, in addition to his wealth of knowledge about science and what the future may look like. Novelist, short-story authoressayist, gen. I do have abilities that are far beyond those of any normal man”s, but I am just as human and mortal as anyone on Earth.

Bova was the science advisor for the failed television series The Starlost, leaving in disgust after the airing of the first episode. Thanks for telling us about the problem. No trivia or quizzes yet. Mythology explained by SF.



I thought everyone could until I began reading about yogis and their “mystical” abilities. Bova dedicated the novel to “Cordwainer Bird”, the pen name Ellison uses when he does not want to be associated with a television or film project. Want to Read saving….

Archived from the original on It took me back to those adolescent days. The idea is so neat, that this easily could have been one of my all time favourites. Bova was an avid fencer in his younger days and organized Avco Everett’s fencing club. Orioon reaction upon finishing: Then Anya defies Ormazd and everyone is surprized by the outcome.

It was there that he met Arthur R. I turned to see a man enter, a strikingly handsome, gold-maned man of that indeterminate age between thirty and fifty. Trivia About Orion Orion, 1.

Apr 03, Glen Batchelor rated it liked it. Also in he provided consulting services to Silver Pictures on the film adaptation of Richard K. That is oion saved me.