Books

Passionate about great sci-fi and fantasy books? Join us on an epic quest for the greatest reads and best authors of all time, from classic books to new releases.

Celebrate Octavia Butler With This Visual Timeline of Her Life

We're honoring the late author ahead of her birthday on June 22nd. 

10 Exciting Sci-Fi Books That Explore Deep Space

Stellar stories that boldly go where no human has gone before. 

14 Influential LGBTQ+ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors

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

Why Are There Always Ghosts? How History and the Dead Keep Me Writing

Gaslamp fantasy author Leanna Renee Hieber on the "ongoing séance" of writing about the past. 

10 Books Like The Giver That Will Change How You See the World

If you love Lois Lowry's classic novel, then your eyes will be opened by these ten other reads. 

Excerpt: David Brin Explores the Inspiration Behind His Uplift Novels

Plus, see the brand-new covers for the latest editions of Brin's books!

Interview: Robb Pearlman on What Starfleet Means to Him

The Star Trek: Starfleet Is . . . author shares his relationship with the franchise and why Star Trek fans are the best.

Janny Wurts on Life Experience and the Artistry of Fantasy Storytelling

Fantasy author Janny Wurts takes 'write what you know' to heart. 

42 Ways to Celebrate Towel Day on May 25th

Mostly harmless suggestions for honoring Douglas Adams and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy