Celebrating the learning (charity), reading (book club), writing (writers’ workshop) and enjoyment (convention) of science-fiction, fantasy, mystery and horror in Austin and surrounding Central Texas communities since 1981.

Amongst our many events is ArmadilloCon, the annual literary convention in Austin, TX which brings in local and international writers, editors, artists and fans to the delight of our attendees. FInd out more about this year’s ArmadilloCon.


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  • Rayguns Over Texas
  • Cross Plains Universe (out of print)