Sarah Mangiola

Originally from California, Sarah has been writing and editing professionally since moving to New York after college. You can often find her obsessing over anything old and classic—especially when the cover requires some dusting off. Her favorite books include the entire Harry Potter series, Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen, and A Separate Peace by John Knowles.

20 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.

14 Fantasy Romance Books That Are Sure to Satisfy

Fantasy stories with a side—or full serving—of romance.

36 Must-Read Fantasy Book Series

Travel to far away places with these exceptional fantasy series.

17 Must-Read Hugo Award-Winning Books

Exceptional books from the best of the best.

9 Nonfiction Books About Space Travel

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing with these revealing nonfiction reads about exploring the final frontier.

9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors

Celebrate these authors as we take a look at their diverse body of work.

A Man With a Magical Gift is Drawn Back Into a World He Tried to Leave Behind

In post-Katrina New Orleans, a street magician with a knack for finding lost things is drawn into a fantastical and dark murder mystery. 

8 Space Opera Books Like Guardians of the Galaxy

Recover from Avengers: Endgame with these eight epic space opera books. 

8 Captivating Historical Fantasy Books

History just got a whole lot more interesting.

8 Military Sci-Fi Books Set in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Out-of-this-world stories of destruction, bravery, and hope.

Leigh Bardugo’s The Language of Thorns Explores the Dark Side of Fairy Tales

This bewitching and beautiful short story collection makes a perfect keepsake.

100 Years: The Life and Work of Madeleine L’Engle 

The ability to understand a child’s imagination is just one of the reasons why the A Wrinkle in Time author’s work has stood the test of time. 

7 Books Set in Magical Fantasy Worlds

Transport yourself to a whole new setting.

Marissa Meyer Talks Her Renegades Series and What Inspired Her to Write Teen Superheroes 

The second book in the Renegades series, Archenemies, picks up where Renegades left off. 

April Genevieve Tucholke on Female-Driven Stories and Finding Fantasy in Nature

The author of The Boneless Mercies discusses her favorite genres, female friendship, and more.

Mirage: Somaiya Daud’s Diverse Debut Fantasy Novel

This Moroccan-inspired novel confronts prejudice and colonialism on another planet. 

Worldcon 76: The History, the Controversy, and Guest of Honor Chelsea Quinn Yarbro 

The annual con will be held in San Jose from August 16-20. 

Robot Takeover: This New Book Explores the Post-Apocalyptic World of 2083 

The Robots of Gotham confirms our greatest fears about technology.

13 Classic Science Fiction Books Everyone Should Read

Travel far beyond your basic English class curriculum…