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Writer Paul Di Filippo Talks Tormenting His Protagonists

Writer Paul Di Filippo Talks Tormenting His Protagonists

"You always have to leave some lifeline, however slim."

Oisín McGann Shares His Approach to 'Writing What You Know'

The Wildenstern Saga author explains his love of steampunk, and why he incorporates fun into his dystopian tales.

7 Books That Warn Us About Technology Taking Over

You may regret saving everything to the Cloud after reading these books…

Listen to an Audio Excerpt from Alan Dean Foster's The Deavys

Someone has stolen the truth—and these siblings will stop at nothing to get it back.

Grand Master Jane Yolen on Why It's Important to Just 'Write the Damn Book'

The newly-minted Grand Master discusses her prolific career in science fiction and fantasy.

8 Sci-Fi Thrillers for Fans of Gravity

Space and suspense combine to create thrilling adventures.

Vampire Fiction Author Chelsea Quinn Yarbro Talks Writing Across Genres

The legendary author reveals what drew her to horror, the challenges of writing across genres, and how she incorporates history into her fiction.

[CLOSED] Giveaway: "Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation"

Enter for a chance to win the graphic novel adaptation of Octavia Butler's classic story.

The Dark Tower Trailer Is Finally Here, Say Gawd-Bomb!

The Dark Tower Trailer Is Finally Here, Say Gawd-Bomb!

We break down the good, the bad, and the ugly from the controversial first trailer for the Stephen King adaptation.

Wanted: One Paleontologist, Willing to Travel Through Time

Serious possibility of violent death. Must be willing to relocate to the Mesozoic.

Behold, the 2017 Hugo Nominees for Best Novel!

Behold, the 2017 Hugo Nominees for Best Novel!

If you're not familiar with these six books yet, today's your lucky day.

Author Becky Chambers Shares Her Sci-Fi Writing Secrets

Author Becky Chambers Shares Her Sci-Fi Writing Secrets

The author of "The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet" and "A Closed and Common Orbit" shares what writing looks like for her.

10 Enchanting "Beauty and the Beast" Retellings

10 Enchanting "Beauty and the Beast" Retellings

Be our guest and dive into these books inspired by the magical fairy tale.

Get Great Reads With Our Out of This World Humble Bundle

Get Great Reads With Our Out of This World Humble Bundle

Support a worthy cause — and get a great deal — with the women of sci-fi and fantasy bundle.

The Book That Changed How We Think About Chaos

The Book That Changed How We Think About Chaos

James Gleick's "Chaos: Making a New Science" introduced readers to chaos theory and the butterfly effect, forever changing how we see the world around us.

11 Books like "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"

Celebrate the show's 20th anniversary with these 11 action-packed reads.

11 NonFiction Geek Books By Women

11 NonFiction Geek Books By Women

Great reads for International Women's Day—and beyond.