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In Memory of William Goldman, 1931-2018

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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

8 High Fantasy Books That'll Be Your Next Obsession

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8 High Fantasy Books That'll Be Your Next Obsession

Your high fantasy reading shouldn't stop at Tolkien.

by Olivia Mason

10 Timothy Zahn Books for Your Sci-Fi Collection

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Brilliant Reads for Fans of Ray Bradbury Books

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Humanity Is Reborn in <em>Lilith's Brood</em> by Octavia Butler

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Humanity Is Reborn in Lilith's Brood by Octavia Butler

Discover Butler's stunning vision for humanity's future. 

by Carolyn Cox

Urban Fantasy 101: 10 Books to Get You Started

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Urban Fantasy 101: 10 Books to Get You Started

Vampires and werewolves and faes, oh my!

by Chelsea Mueller

Exclusive: The One-of-a-Kind Book Bundle Every Fan Must Own

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Exclusive: The One-of-a-Kind Book Bundle Every Fan Must Own

We partnered with award-winning science fiction author Greg Bear to create a five-book collection that deserves a home in your personal library.

by The Portalist Staff

10 Books for <em>X-Files </em>Fans

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10 Books for X-Files Fans

Because the truth is still out there.

by Aliza Polkes

6 Unforgettable Books for <em>Star Wars </em>Fans

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6 Unforgettable Books for Star Wars Fans

These spellbinding reads are one with the Force.

by Michael Moreci

[EXPIRED] Day 6: Award-Winning Books

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[EXPIRED] Day 6: Award-Winning Books

Take home prestigious, award-winning titles at shockingly great prices.

by The Portalist Staff

Fall for the 2017 World Fantasy Award Winners

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Fall for the 2017 World Fantasy Award Winners

If you haven't dived into these great reads yet, it's officially time to add them to your list.

by Carolyn Cox

Get Out-of-This-World Reads in an Incredible Humble Bundle

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Get Out-of-This-World Reads in an Incredible Humble Bundle

Support a worthy cause — and get a great deal — with the adventures in sci-fi Humble Bundle.

by The Portalist Staff

50 of the Best Fantasy Characters Ever

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50 of the Best Fantasy Characters Ever

Dragons and hobbits and heroes, oh my!

by The Portalist Staff

Legendary Author Joe Haldeman Shares the Story Behind <em>The Forever War</em>

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Legendary Author Joe Haldeman Shares the Story Behind The Forever War

Although considered a classic today, "The Forever War" was at first deemed unpublishable—partially because it dared to include female characters.

by Chris Mahon

The Patterns Around Octavia Butler

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The Patterns Around Octavia Butler

Over a decade after her death, a new fan anthology reveals how Butler's work continues to connect people and communities.

by Alexandra Pierce

8 Great Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Clifford D. Simak

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8 Great Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Clifford D. Simak

The award-winning author certainly left his mark on the science fiction and fantasy community.

by Carolyn Cox

The Portalist's Guide to <em>The Dark Tower</em>

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The Portalist's Guide to The Dark Tower

A spoiler-free guide to Stephen King's The Dark Tower—one of the most unique and rewarding fantasy sagas ever.

by Carolyn Cox

<em>A Wrinkle in Time</em> Trailer is a Visual Feast

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A Wrinkle in Time Trailer is a Visual Feast

Watch the first trailer for the upcoming adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s time travel classic.

by Olivia Mason

10 Space-tacular Books Like <em>The Martian</em>

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10 Space-tacular Books Like The Martian

There's so much more of the Red Planet to discover.

by Aliza Polkes

Ian R. MacLeod Talks Exposing Fascism Through Fiction

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Ian R. MacLeod Talks Exposing Fascism Through Fiction

The award-winning author explains how writing alternate history helps him uncover modern-day woes.

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Writer Paul Di Filippo Talks Tormenting His Protagonists

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Writer Paul Di Filippo Talks Tormenting His Protagonists

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

by Sage & Savant

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