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.

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

13 Powerful Standalone Sci-Fi Books

These self-contained reads are just as epic as any series. 

10 Skin-Crawling Cosmic Horror Books

Go beyond Lovecraft with this cosmic literature. 

25 Fun Facts About the Late, Great, Terry Pratchett

In honor of his April 28th birthday, we're remembering the great Sir Terry.