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James Yarker of Stan's Cafe will be appearing in Bristol on 15 September to reflect on the company's 1999 revival of Russell Hoban's play The Carrier Frequency.

Russell Hoban's last full-length book Soonchild has been published in the United States by Candlewick.

Russell Hoban's son Jake will read the posthumously-published Message in a (Klein) Bottle as part of the Exhibition Road Show festival.

Russell Hoban's 1987 novel The Medusa Frequency has been released as an e-book for Kindle, bringing all of Hoban's adult novels to the device.

The Guardian has published Message in a (Klein) Bottle, Russell Hoban's final short story.

Russell Hoban's posthumous "Soonchild" is among titles longlisted for this award.

The Trouble Puppet theatre company of Austin, Texas, USA, have won an award for Best Sound Design for their production of Riddley Walker.

Bloomsbury Publishing have released almost all of Russell Hoban's adult novels as e-books for Kindle.

What appears to be an unpublished short story by Russell Hoban is to be included as part of the Exhibition Road Show festival in London this summer.

The fan activity also known as SA4QE celebrates its tenth birthday today, as Russell Hoban readers share their favourite extracts from his books on what would have been his 87th birthday.