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An Astounding Work of Science Fiction History

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An Astounding Work of Science Fiction History

Near the end of Astounding, Alec Nevala-Lee’s new history of  “John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Ron Hubbard, and the Golden...
13 Essential #Ownvoices Science Fiction & Fantasy Novels

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13 Essential #Ownvoices Science Fiction & Fantasy Novels

The #ownvoices hashtag has been percolating on social media for some time now. It’s generally used to signify a work of fiction by a minority writer,...
The Sisters of the Winter Wood Is a Transformative Fairy Tale

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The Sisters of the Winter Wood Is a Transformative Fairy Tale

While I enjoy fairy tales set in the vagueness of the long ago and faraway, I truly love when they are situated in a specific place and time. The fairy...
10 of the Scariest Haunted House Books Ever

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10 of the Scariest Haunted House Books Ever

There’s something primal about a haunted house story—stories in which a structure that’s supposed to shelter you turns against you. It’s a trope...
This Week’s New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Gripping Galactic Politics, Beauty and the Dagon, and the Shadow Knows

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This Week’s New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Gripping Galactic Politics, Beauty and the Dagon, and the Shadow Knows

In the Vanisher’s Palace, by Aliette de Bodard How do you follow up on a science-fictional reimagining of Sherlock Holmes featuring a sentient...
Charlaine Harris Answers 7 Questions About Her New Book An Easy Death

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Charlaine Harris Answers 7 Questions About Her New Book An Easy Death

After introducing us to Sookie Stackhouse and exploring the weird goings-on in Midnight, Texas, Charlaine Harris ventures into a whole new landscape in An...
10 Fantasy Books to Pair with Your Favorite Halloween Movies

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10 Fantasy Books to Pair with Your Favorite Halloween Movies

Your spine tingles. The floor creaks. Someone—something!—taps on the windowpane. There, on the chilled night air, a wolf sings out a cry at the moon....
Occupy Me Might Be the Year’s Weirdest, Most Challenging, Most Rewarding Genre Mashup

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Occupy Me Might Be the Year’s Weirdest, Most Challenging, Most Rewarding Genre Mashup

The main character of Tricia Sullivan’s Occupy Me is an angel, of sorts. Pearl works for a shadowy outfit called the Resistance, whose mission is to...
In 2019, Saga Press Will Reintroduce the World to Award-Winning Writer Molly Gloss

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In 2019, Saga Press Will Reintroduce the World to Award-Winning Writer Molly Gloss

Next year, Simon & Schuster’s Saga Press will reintroduce the world to a singular voice in speculative literature: Molly Gloss, the author of...
Read an Excerpt from the Dark Fantasy Western Bullet Catcher, Coming Soon from Serial Box

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Read an Excerpt from the Dark Fantasy Western Bullet Catcher, Coming Soon from Serial Box

By now you’ve probably heard of Serial Box, the publisher that brought the prestige TV model of to literature, releasing stories in weekly...
An Old Man’s Stories Unmake a Nation in A Conspiracy of Truths

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An Old Man’s Stories Unmake a Nation in A Conspiracy of Truths

Alexandra Rowland’s A Conspiracy of Truths begins with a chaotic courtroom scene: an old man known only as Chant is brought up on charges of...
Up All Night: Revealing the Anthology The Outcast Hours

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Up All Night: Revealing the Anthology The Outcast Hours

Last year, editors Mahvesh Murad and Jared Shurin collaborated on The Djinn Falls in Love, a wide-ranging anthology of speculative stories exploring the...

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