Stephen Lovely

Stephen Lovely is a freelance writer in New York City. When he's not reading or writing, he's listening to music and trying to be optimistic about the New York Mets. You can find more of his work on his website. 

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The 50 Best Star Wars Characters in the Galaxy

Let’s count down the top residents of the galaxy far, far away!

10 Great Soft Sci-Fi Books That Prove the Genre's Power

Hard science is great, but we also have a soft spot for soft sci-fi.

What Year Does Star Wars Take Place? A Geek Investigation

We explored ancient Jedi texts to answer an age-old Star Wars question.

Explore Cyberspace With These 8 Essential William Gibson Books

Discover intricate worlds from the author who defined cyberpunk.

16 Alarming Books About Apocalyptic Plagues

These terrifyingly realistic books will make you want to live in a bubble—permanently.

The 11 Most Exciting Sci-Fi Book-to-Movie Adaptations in the Works Right Now

Some of the best books in the genre are heading for the silver screen.

The 15 Worst Superhero Movies Ever Made

These films are so atrocious, they have to be seen to be believed.

A Little Byte Music: The 12 Best Video Game Soundtracks of All Time

A Little Byte Music: The 12 Best Video Game Soundtracks of All Time

Every great game needs a solid soundtrack, but these go above and beyond.

17 of the Best Fantasy Movies Ever Made

Lions and tigers and great movies, oh my! These are some of the best fantasy movies out there.

12 Totally Riveting Steampunk Movies You Need to Watch

Put aside your blunderbuss, adjust your goggles, and immerse yourself in these unique stories.

The 32 Best Gifts for Readers to Delight the Bookworm in Your Life

The best of the best for the bibliophile on your list.

9 Unforgettable Fantasy Short Stories

These stories prove concise fantasy can be just as powerful as multi-book epics. 

10 Books Like Dune by Frank Herbert to Spice Up Your Reading List

Seek freedom and become captive of these sci-fi books like Dune.

9 Essential Ursula K. Le Guin Books

One of speculative fiction's greatest would have turned 90 this year on October 21st. 

9 Unsettling Sci-Fi Books Like Lord of the Flies

Like William Golding's masterpiece, these gripping novels explore the thin line between human and savage.