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Passionate about great sci-fi and fantasy books? Join us on an epic quest for the greatest reads of all time.

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

It's Aliens vs. Ninjas in This Rip-Roaring Space Adventure

In Timothy Zahn's Blackcollar series, a Resistance fighter teams up with space ninjas to defeat alien tyrants.

by Olivia Mason

16 Must-Read Neil Gaiman Books

From fantasy to nonfiction and everything in-between, these books by Neil Gaiman will bewitch you. 

by Hezra Martinez

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: V.E. Schwab's Villains Series Prize Pack

Dive into this series with exclusive gear, books, and more! 

by The Portalist

Here's What You Need to Know About Asimov's Foundation 

With the news that Apple will adapt Isaac Asimov's Foundation into a TV series, here are five must-know facts about the iconic books. 

by Chris Mahon

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Win the Five-Book Summoner Series

Enter for your chance to win these epic fantasy books.

by The Portalist Staff

9 Moving Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Ursula K. Le Guin

Late novelist Ursula K. Le Guin was ahead of her time in every way. 

by Grazia Rutherford-Swan

Night Train to Rigel: Space Travel Has Never Been So Cool

When an ex-spy receives a ticket aboard a galactic train, he's tasked with preventing the outbreak of a devastating space war.

by Olivia Mason

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