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14 Octavia Butler Books: The Complete Canon

Octavia Butler's brilliant works continue to challenge and inspire. 

By Olivia Mason

Who Is H.G. Wells? Exploring the Sci-Fi Legacy of The Time Machine Author

H.G. Wells was just one of science fiction’s “founders,” but his work made sure the genre mattered.

By Stephen Lovely

7 Visionary Quotes from Sci-Fi Futurist Bruce Sterling

The prescient author of Islands in the Net and Schismatrix foresaw many aspects of modern life.

By Betsy Mitchell

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

14 Riveting Books like Red Rising

Find your new sci-fi obsession with these out-of-this-world epics.

By Shabana Bachu

[CLOSED] SWEEPSTAKES: Win the Epic First Five Books in the LitRPG Series Viridian Gate Archives

One lucky winner will take home five unforgettable books from a unique science-fantasy saga!

By The Portalist Staff

A Heartless God and Compassionate Goddess Clash in Octavia E. Butler’s Wild Seed

Read an excerpt from Octavia E. Butler’s sci-fi novel—soon to be an Amazon TV series from Viola Davis and Nnedi Okorafor. 

By Xavier Piedra

13 Extraordinary Arthur C. Clarke Books

Explore the sci-fi Grand Master’s legendary tales.

By Matthew Thompson

10 Andre Norton Books Everyone Should Read

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

By Olivia Mason

8 Military Sci-Fi Books Set in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Out-of-this-world stories of destruction, bravery, and hope.

By Sarah Mangiola

From Xanth and Beyond: 13 Piers Anthony Books

The author of the long-running Xanth series isn't afraid to be quirky, dark—or a little controversial.

By The Portalist Staff

7 Thought-Provoking Books by Theodore Sturgeon

The Sci-Fi and Fantasy Hall of Famer wrote genre fiction with a conscience.

By Olivia Mason

Black Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors You Need to Read

It may be Black History Month, but these authors deserve to be read all year round.

By Olivia Mason

[CLOSED] Enter to Win an Epic Sci-Fi & Fantasy Book Bundle 

Complete your home library with eight incredible books — plus, the perfect accessory to complement your new collection. 

By The Portalist Staff

10 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books That Need Adaptations

Are you there, Hollywood? It's us, sci-fi and fantasy fans.

By Olivia Mason

10 Great Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books Featuring Multidimensional Women

These sci-fi and fantasy books prove that literary women can do—and be—it all!

By Meghan Scott Molin

It's Aliens vs. Ninjas in This Rip-Roaring Space Adventure

In Timothy Zahn's Blackcollar series, a Resistance fighter teams up with space ninjas to defeat alien tyrants.

By Olivia Mason

Night Train to Rigel: Space Travel Has Never Been So Cool

When an ex-spy receives a ticket aboard a galactic train, he's tasked with preventing the outbreak of a devastating space war.

By Olivia Mason

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