9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 

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    9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 

    Celebrate these authors throughout Pride Month (and every month!) as we take a look at their diverse body of work.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    The Science of Happiness 

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    The Science of Happiness 

    Physics professor Kunal K. Das explains how our everyday emotions directly relate to quantum states.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Free Science Fiction & Fantasy Ebooks to Download This Month

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    Free Science Fiction & Fantasy Ebooks to Download This Month

    Explore new worlds with these classic science fiction and fantasy novels—free, this month only.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Grand Master Jane Yolen on Why It's Important to Just 'Write the Damn Book'

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    Grand Master Jane Yolen on Why It's Important to Just 'Write the Damn Book'

    The newly-minted Grand Master discusses her prolific career in science fiction and fantasy.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    8 Sci-Fi Thrillers for Fans of <em>Gravity</em>

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    8 Sci-Fi Thrillers for Fans of Gravity

    Space and suspense combine to create thrilling adventures.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    8 Space Opera Books Like “Guardians of the Galaxy”

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    8 Space Opera Books Like “Guardians of the Galaxy”

    Get swept up in these epic science fiction adventures.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Alien Sex: James Tiptree Jr.'s Cautionary Tale of Otherworldly Lust

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    Alien Sex: James Tiptree Jr.'s Cautionary Tale of Otherworldly Lust

    Not all interspecies relationships go according to plan...

    by Sarah Mangiola

    8 Nonfiction Books About Space Travel

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    8 Nonfiction Books About Space Travel

    From the historic beginnings of NASA to colonizing Mars, there's always more to discover in space.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    12 Fantasy Books with Powerful Female Warriors

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    10 Enchanting "Beauty and the Beast" Retellings

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    10 Enchanting "Beauty and the Beast" Retellings

    Be our guest and dive into these books inspired by the magical fairy tale.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    14 Impactful Female Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors

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    14 Impactful Female Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors

    These authors are just a few of the important voices in the sci-fi and fantasy community who have brought us strong, feminist characters.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    [CLOSED] Giveaway: "Humans, Bow Down," by James Patterson

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    [CLOSED] Giveaway: "Humans, Bow Down," by James Patterson

    In partnership with The Lineup, we're giving away a survival prize pack — including Patterson's new sci-fi thriller.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    "Golden Compass" Author Philip Pullman to Release New Trilogy

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    "Golden Compass" Author Philip Pullman to Release New Trilogy

    The author's "The Book of Dust" trilogy will be set in the same world as "His Dark Materials."

    by Sarah Mangiola

    28 Must-Read Fantasy Book Series

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    28 Must-Read Fantasy Book Series

    Travel to far away places with these exceptional fantasy series.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    8 Books to Read As We Await the Return of “Westworld”

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    8 Books to Read As We Await the Return of “Westworld”

    Here are eight books to fill your void for violent Westerns, self-aware androids, and general epic entertainment.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    10 Transformative Fantasy Books About Shapeshifters

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    10 Transformative Fantasy Books About Shapeshifters

    Werewolves, dragons, and cats are only a few of the animals taking shape in these top-notch fantasy books.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Author Kendare Blake on Why Horror Seems to Follow Her

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    Author Kendare Blake on Why Horror Seems to Follow Her

    Young adult author Kendare Blake isn’t afraid to tackle horrific themes—in fact, she’s drawn to them.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    BFFs Over BFs: Author Naomi Novik on the Importance of Female Friendship in YA

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    BFFs Over BFs: Author Naomi Novik on the Importance of Female Friendship in YA

    Novik emphasizes friendship and community instead of romance in her novel, “Uprooted.”

    by Sarah Mangiola

    “Star Wars” Author Chuck Wendig Talks Creating New Stories Within the Universe

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    “Star Wars” Author Chuck Wendig Talks Creating New Stories Within the Universe

    Dedicated "Star Wars" fans are always hungry for more details about their favorite fictitious world. But just where will Wendig take them?

    by Sarah Mangiola

    What if Women Disappeared from the Earth?

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    What if Women Disappeared from the Earth?

    On a Tuesday afternoon in February, the world suddenly shifts, trapping all women on a different plane—forcing them to live apart from the men who are left behind.

    by Sarah Mangiola