io9 Book Club reminder: Meeting 8/23 to discuss Ian McDonald's The…

The io9 Book Club meets once per month to discuss a book, and then the author usually joins us for a chat. In August, we're meeting on the 23rd to discuss Ian McDonald's Hugo-nominated The Dervish House. Watch for a post that day announcing the book club, and jump into comments for discussion! There's still time to… » 8/10/11 4:02pm 8/10/11 4:02pm

Ian McDonald's "The Dervish House" to be adapted for film

Warp Films has just bought the rights to Ian McDonald's Hugo-nominated novel The Dervish House. Though often these kinds of deals don't lead to anything - several of Charles Stross' novels, for example, have been optioned and never been adapted. But Warp Films executive producer Peter Carlson seems pretty serious. In… » 4/28/11 3:56pm 4/28/11 3:56pm