13 Classic Science Fiction Books Everyone Should Read

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    13 Classic Science Fiction Books Everyone Should Read

    Travel far beyond your basic English class curriculum…

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Stellar Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Sales This Month

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    Stellar Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Sales This Month

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

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    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

    [CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Bundle!

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    [CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book Bundle!

    Ring in the new year with a chance to win ten out-of-this-world books.

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    10 Brilliant Hard Science Fiction Novels

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    10 Brilliant Hard Science Fiction Novels

    For those who take their science fiction with a side of accuracy...

    by Stephen Lovely

    [EXPIRED] Day 3: Books About Time Travel

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    [EXPIRED] Day 3: Books About Time Travel

    Unlike the TARDIS, these deals are big on the inside and the outside.

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    Great Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books for Fans of <em>Justice League</em>

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    Great Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books for Fans of Justice League

    You can't save the world alone. Luckily, these books can help.

    by Feliza Casano

    9 Space Opera Books Featuring Powerful Heroines

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    9 Space Opera Books Featuring Powerful Heroines

    Double the X chromosomes, double the badassery.

    by Olivia Mason

    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

    [CLOSED] Giveaway: Win a Copy of the New Sci-Fi Book, <em>Retrograde</em>, by Peter Cawdron

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    [CLOSED] Giveaway: Win a Copy of the New Sci-Fi Book, Retrograde, by Peter Cawdron

    Enter for your chance to win a hard science fiction book that takes place on Mars.

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    10 Dystopian Series You Haven't Read But Should

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    10 Dystopian Series You Haven't Read But Should

    These under-the-radar books will get under your skin.

    by Olivia Mason

    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

    The Best of the Best: 10 Must-Read Works by Harlan Ellison

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    The Best of the Best: 10 Must-Read Works by Harlan Ellison

    A celebration of the prolific writer, Grand Master, and “most contentious man on Earth.”

    by Olivia Mason

    What If Wars Were Fought by Traveling Through Time? 

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    What If Wars Were Fought by Traveling Through Time? 

    In Andre Norton’s “The Time Traders,” tensions between the United States and Russia are heightened when time travel is introduced into the equation.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    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

    Earth is ruined. Humans are nearly extinct. A mysterious race can restore and repopulate the planet—but their aid comes with a price.

    by Carolyn Cox

    What If You Woke Up to Find Earth Destroyed?

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    What If You Woke Up to Find Earth Destroyed?

    Philip Wylie’s 1971 classic science fiction novel predicted a dark future for the year 2017…

    by Sara Barry

    10 Octavia Butler Quotes to Live By

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    10 Octavia Butler Quotes to Live By

    On what would have been her 70th birthday, we look back at some of the brilliant author's most timeless words of wisdom.

    by Carolyn Cox

    9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 

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    9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 

    Celebrate these authors throughout Pride Month (and every month!) as we take a look at their diverse body of work.

    by Sarah Mangiola

    [CLOSED] The Portalist's HUGE Summer Reading Giveaway!

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    [CLOSED] The Portalist's HUGE Summer Reading Giveaway!

    We're giving away 20 exciting sci-fi and fantasy books to kick off the new season.

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    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

    8 Brilliant Books for Fans of <em>Orphan Black</em>

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    8 Brilliant Books for Fans of Orphan Black

    Celebrate the final season of the sci-fi masterpiece with these eight clonetastic books.

    by Annie Locke

    7 Books That Warn Us About Technology Taking Over

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    7 Books That Warn Us About Technology Taking Over

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

    by Stephen Lovely

    The History of the Nebula Awards

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    The History of the Nebula Awards

    Celebrating the best and the brightest in the SF/F community.

    by Olivia Mason

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