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A Hungry Monster Haunts a Young Boy in Neil Gaiman's "Troll Bridge"

Read an excerpt from the short story below, part of the gripping fairy tale anthology Snow White, Blood Red

By Hezra Martinez

Read the Realm: Books for Each Kingdom of Westeros

Explore the home of the Iron Throne with this literary roadmap.

By Olivia Mason

VIDEO: Neil Gaiman Discusses the Lasting Legacy of Douglas Adams

Celebrate the late Adams' birthday today with this thought-provoking lecture. 

By MacKenzie Stuart

Mrs. Caliban Author Rachel Ingalls Passes Away at 78

Remembering the gifted writer of female-focused and surreal tales. 

By Carolyn Cox

‘Our Myths, Ourselves': Marlon James Talks J.R.R. Tolkien

In this fascinating lecture, Black Leopard, Red Wolf author Marlon James talks J.R.R. Tolkien and the relationship between trauma and fantasy.  

By Hezra Martinez

How Game of Thrones Became the TV Juggernaut It Is Today

Take a crash course in the page-to-screen history of George R.R. Martin's hit series. 

By Stephen Lovely

Don't Panic Explores Douglas Adams' 'Lost Year' in L.A.  

Neil Gaiman's book Don't Panic: Douglas Adams & The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy shines a light on lesser-known aspects of Adams' career—including his challenging first year in L.A. 

By Carolyn Cox

Samuel R. Delany and Others on Octavia E. Butler's Legacy

Octavia Butler passed away 13 years ago, but as these writers explain, her work is more urgent now than ever before. 

By Carolyn Cox

Fewer Than 42 Facts About Douglas Adams 

Here are some of the most fascinating facts we learned about the late author from Neil Gaiman's Don't Panic

By Grazia Rutherford-Swan

All Seven Harry Potter Books, Ranked

Every Harry Potter book is magical – some more so than others. 

By Bailey Bennett

“Parrots, the Universe and Everything”: What Douglas Adams Learned from Traveling the World

The author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy had a few thoughts to share about our very own planet.

By MacKenzie Stuart

10 Andre Norton Books Everyone Should Read

Get to know the woman who changed science fiction and fantasy.

By Olivia Mason

7 Must-Read Tolkien Books for The Lord of the Rings Fans

From biographies to art anthologies, each of these incredible titles shines a fascinating light on the man behind Middle-earth.

By Carolyn Cox

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

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

By Sarah Mangiola

15 Heart-Pounding Books Like Twilight

Looking to fill the hole in your heart that Twilight left behind? We’ve got just the fix.

By MacKenzie Stuart

Lightning Bonds a Young Girl and a Lethal Dragon in The Elementalists

Chloe hasn't been the same since her accident. And neither has the world...

By Grazia Rutherford-Swan

Remembering the Late Andre Norton

In honor of her 107th birthday, celebrate the groundbreaking Grand Master with photos taken throughout her extraordinary life. 

By Carolyn Cox

From Xanth and Beyond: 13 Piers Anthony Books

The author of the long-running Xanth series isn't afraid to be quirky, dark—or a little controversial.

By The Portalist Staff

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