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Charlie Jane Anders on Supporting Bookstores, and Ourselves, During Coronavirus

The author of apocalyptic fiction talks coping with the strange new reality of quarantine.

By Carolyn Cox

The Best Monthly Science Fiction and Fantasy Ebook Deals for April 2020

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

By The Portalist Staff

Free Science Fiction & Fantasy Ebooks to Download in April 2020

Explore new worlds with these classic science fiction and fantasy novels—free, this month only.

By The Portalist Staff

16 Alarming Books About Apocalyptic Plagues

These terrifyingly realistic books will make you want to live in a bubble—permanently.

By Stephen Lovely

12 Must-Read Philip K. Dick Books That Sci-Fi Fans Can't Miss

Explore shocking dystopian universes in Dick’s powerful novels.

By Allison Wild & Keith Rice

7 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Mermaid Books for Under-the-Sea Reading

Dive into tales of deep-sea cities and mysterious sirens.

By Emily Hughes

8 Vital Sci-Fi Climate Change Books

These climate fiction books explore diverse visions of humanity's future.

By Mike Chen

Michael Crichton: Fun Facts About the Jurassic Park Author

Celebrate the late author's 77th birthday with these fascinating facts about the Jurassic Park author.

By Carolyn Cox

9 Essential Ursula K. Le Guin Books

One of speculative fiction's greatest would have turned 90 this year on October 21st. 

By Stephen Lovely

17 Unique Steampunk Books from the Past 35 Years

By our watch, these steampunk-filled tales are sure to make time fly.

By Carolyn Cox

9 Unsettling Sci-Fi Books Like Lord of the Flies

Like William Golding's masterpiece, these gripping novels explore the thin line between human and savage.

By Stephen Lovely

10 Brilliant Hard Science Fiction Novels

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

By Stephen Lovely

19 Must-Read, Magical Neil Gaiman Books to Bewitch You Right Now

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

By Hezra Martinez

50 of the Best Science Fiction Books Ever

How many of these best of the best have you read?

By Chris Mahon

12 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Book to Movie Adaptations That Are Worth Watching

Watch some of your favorite stories come alive on the big screen.

By Allison Wild

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

10 Octavia Butler Quotes to Live By

On what would have been her 72nd birthday, we look back at some of the brilliant author's most timeless words of wisdom.

By Carolyn Cox

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