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In Memory of William Goldman, 1931-2018

The legendary writer behind Marathon Man, The Princess Bride, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid has passed away at the age of 87.

by Olivia Mason

9 Unforgettable Ray Bradbury Short Stories  

Get swept away with these short but spectacular tales from one of the greatest imaginations ever.

by Carolyn Cox

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. 

by Sarah Mangiola

Moonwar is a Thrilling Space Romp in Ben Bova's Grand Tour Series

The final installment of the two-part Moonbase Saga sees the leaders of a lunar colony fight for the nanotechnology they need to survive.

by Olivia Mason

Feminism Through the Ages: 11 Powerful Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books 

Spanning decades, these books show how feminism has always been relevant. 

by Lauryn E. Nosek

The Best Free & Discount Science Fiction Books to Download on Apple Books Right Now

Explore new worlds and alien civilizations with these incredible sci-fi adventures. 

by Carolyn Cox

In Memoriam: Author Dave Duncan 

The accomplished Scottish-Canadian writer has passed away at 85. 

by Carolyn Cox

9 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

The Best Fantasy Audiobooks to Listen to on Your iPhone Right Now

Magic and adventure are at your fingertips with these incredible audiobooks. 

by Carolyn Cox

Interview: Sci-Fi Grand Master Joe Haldeman Talks Adaptation and Simulation

We spoke to the Forever War author about his new graphic novel, and the very nature of reality. 

by Carolyn Cox

Interview: Alex London Takes Flight with Queer fantasy 

The author of the Proxy series and The Skybound Saga talks worldbuilding, birds of prey, and writing queer stories for and about young adults. 

by Carolyn Cox

Flesh-Eating Plants Take Over the World in The Day of the Triffids

Humanity goes head to head with a dangerous, mobile plant species in John Wyndham's post-apocalyptic classic. 

by Olivia Mason

10 Hilarious Douglas Adams Quotes

Wise words from a dry-sandwich-hater and deadline-avoider. 

by Grazia Rutherford-Swan

[CLOSED] Grab Your Towel and Enter to Win the Don't Panic Sweepstakes!

We're giving away copies of Neil Gaiman's Don't Panic, The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, and a poster signed by Gaiman himself! 

by The Portalist Staff

Cover Reveal: See the Final Cover for Neil Gaiman's Don't Panic

You voted! Now it's time to take a peek at the winning final cover (as promised, we'll also reveal the meaning of life). 

by The Portalist Staff and Prostetnic Vogon Jeltz

Interview: R.A. Salvatore on Drizzt Do'Urden, Escapism, and 2018

The Portalist spoke to the prolific fantasy author about the new Drizzt trilogy, the power of fantasy, and why the dark elf remains so compelling. 

by Carolyn Cox

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.

by Sarah Mangiola

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