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9 Incredible Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books Featuring LGBTQIA Characters

These compelling novels deserve acclaim not just in Pride Month, but the whole year through.

By Carolyn Cox

9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors

Celebrate these authors as we take a look at their diverse body of work.

By Sarah Mangiola

The Best Monthly Science Fiction and Fantasy Ebook Deals 

Page through a selection of out-of-this-world discounted books from your favorite sci-fi and fantasy authors.

By The Portalist Staff

5 Things 'Serious' Fantasy Writers Can Learn from Terry Pratchett

Even at his silliest, the late Terry Pratchett had something worthwhile to say. 

By Chris Mahon

16 Must-Read, Magical Neil Gaiman Books to Read Right Now 

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

By Hezra Martinez

18 Must-Read Nebula Award-Winning Books 

From the classics to modern works, these books represent the best of the best when it comes to sci-fi and fantasy.

By Audrey Webster

A Man With a Magical Gift is Drawn Back Into a World He Tried to Leave Behind

In post-Katrina New Orleans, a street magician with a knack for finding lost things is drawn into a fantastical and dark murder mystery. 

By Sarah Mangiola

Before The Shape of Water, There Was Mrs. Caliban

A grieving housewife finds hope in the unlikeliest of places—a sea monster's arms—in Rachel Ingalls' 80s cult favorite.

By Olivia Mason

8 Dark Fantasy Books You Won't Be Able to Put Down 

These mesmerizing stories aren't afraid to explore the sinister, scary, or sensual. 

By Carolyn Cox

10 Witch Books That Will Hold You Spellbound

By the pricking of our thumbs, something badass this way comes...

By Olivia Mason

8 High Fantasy Books That'll Be Your Next Obsession

Your high fantasy reading shouldn't stop at Tolkien.

By Olivia Mason

12 Epic Books Like The Name of the Wind

These grand tales will sweep you away just like Patrick Rothfuss’s Kingkiller Chronicle saga.  

By Matthew Thompson

16 Fantasy Books Featuring Teens with Magical Abilities

It's a whole new world for these teens navigating the rocky road of growing up while learning how to control their newfound powers.

By Nick Sweeney

7 Amazing Pieces of Fan Mail from Sci-Fi and Fantasy Authors

Great writers don't just get fan letters—sometimes they send them, too.

By Aliza Polkes

See the 2019 Hugo Awards Finalists 

Mary Robinette Kowal, Martha Wells, and John Krasinski are among this year's nominees. 

By Xavier Piedra

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

10 Andre Norton Books Everyone Should Read

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

By Olivia Mason

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

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