Urban Fantasy 101: 10 Books to Get You Started

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    Urban Fantasy 101: 10 Books to Get You Started

    Vampires and werewolves and faes, oh my!

    by Chelsea Mueller

    10 Dystopian Series You Haven't Read But Should

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    10 Dystopian Series You Haven't Read But Should

    These under-the-radar books will get under your skin.

    by Olivia Mason

    Free Ebook: Download the Dystopian Classic <em>The Sleeper Awakes</em> by H.G. Wells

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    Free Ebook: Download the Dystopian Classic The Sleeper Awakes by H.G. Wells

    All Graham wanted to do was get some rest. But while he was sleeping, the world changed forever.

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    Enter to Win a Copy of <em>Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E. Butler</em>!

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    Enter to Win a Copy of Luminescent Threads: Connections to Octavia E. Butler!

    This unique anthology is essential reading for every Octavia Butler fan.

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    The Patterns Around Octavia Butler

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    The Patterns Around Octavia Butler

    Over a decade after her death, a new fan anthology reveals how Butler's work continues to connect people and communities.

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    The Results Are In: 2017 Hugo Award Winners

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    The Results Are In: 2017 Hugo Award Winners

    Women swept almost every category at the ceremony held during Worldcon 75.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Octavia Butler's <em>Dawn</em> to Be Adapted for TV

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    Octavia Butler's Dawn to Be Adapted for TV

    Ava DuVernay, director of the upcoming "A Wrinkle in Time" adaptation, is at the helm of the project.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    The Best of the Best: 10 Must-Read Works by Harlan Ellison

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    The Best of the Best: 10 Must-Read Works by Harlan Ellison

    A celebration of the prolific writer, Grand Master, and “most contentious man on Earth.”

    by Olivia Mason

    10 Brilliant Hard Science Fiction Novels

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    10 Brilliant Hard Science Fiction Novels

    For those who take their science fiction with a side of accuracy...

    by Stephen Lovely

    8 Great Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Clifford D. Simak

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    8 Great Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Clifford D. Simak

    The award-winning author certainly left his mark on the science fiction and fantasy community.

    by Carolyn Cox

    What If Wars Were Fought by Traveling Through Time? 

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    What If Wars Were Fought by Traveling Through Time? 

    In Andre Norton’s “The Time Traders,” tensions between the United States and Russia are heightened when time travel is introduced into the equation.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Stellar Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Sales This Month

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    Stellar Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Sales This Month

    Page through a selection of out-of-this-world discounted books from your favorite sci-fi and fantasy authors.

    by Olivia Mason

    Free Science Fiction &amp; 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

    The Portalist's Guide to <em>The Dark Tower</em>

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    The Portalist's Guide to The Dark Tower

    A spoiler-free guide to Stephen King's The Dark Tower—one of the most unique and rewarding fantasy sagas ever.

    by Carolyn Cox

    Humanity Is Reborn in <em>Lilith's Brood</em> by Octavia Butler

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    Humanity Is Reborn in Lilith's Brood by Octavia Butler

    Earth is ruined. Humans are nearly extinct. A mysterious race can restore and repopulate the planet—but their aid comes with a price.

    by Carolyn Cox

    10 Books on Tyrion Lannister's Reading List

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    10 Books on Tyrion Lannister's Reading List

    "A mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone."

    by Olivia Mason

    [CLOSED] Win Two Books in the Queens of Renthia Series

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    [CLOSED] Win Two Books in the Queens of Renthia Series

    Enter for a chance to win "The Queen of Blood" and "The Reluctant Queen," by Sarah Beth Durst.

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    15 Insightful George Orwell Quotes From <em>1984 </em>and Beyond

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    Science Fiction Predictions That Came True

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    Science Fiction Predictions That Came True

    Worlds that once seemed far off in the future have turned into our reality.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    How Dystopian YA Continues to Evolve With the Times

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    How Dystopian YA Continues to Evolve With the Times

    In the 1980s, young adult dystopian fiction was scarce; but in 2017, it's a cultural touchstone and a force for change.

    by Madeleine Deliee

    What If You Woke Up to Find Earth Destroyed?

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    What If You Woke Up to Find Earth Destroyed?

    Philip Wylie’s 1971 classic science fiction novel predicted a dark future for the year 2017…

    by Sara Barry

    8 Fantasy Books with Heroic Women

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    8 Fantasy Books with Heroic Women

    You don’t necessarily need superpowers like Wonder Woman to be a hero—although, the Lasso of Truth can't hurt.

    by Nick Sweeney

    7 Fairy Tale Retellings That Will Make You Question Your Childhood 

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    7 Fairy Tale Retellings That Will Make You Question Your Childhood 

    “And they lived happily ever after…” or did they?

    by Sarah Mangiola

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