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A Story That’s Lasted for Millenia: Eric Shanower on the New Edition of Age of Bronze

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A Story That’s Lasted for Millenia: Eric Shanower on the New Edition of Age of Bronze

Eric Shanower’s long-running chronicle of the Trojan War, Age of Bronze,  has now well outlasted the war itself. For the 20th anniversary of the...
Where to Start with the Space Epics of Peter F. Hamilton

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Where to Start with the Space Epics of Peter F. Hamilton

If you’ve never read him, the works of Peter F. Hamilton can be a little daunting. Since the 1980s, he has made a name for himself as a writer of...
The Personal, the Political, and the Giant Robots: Peter Tieryas’ Mecha Samurai Empire

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The Personal, the Political, and the Giant Robots: Peter Tieryas’ Mecha Samurai Empire

In United States of Japan, Peter Tieryas created a smart, timely novel built on the structure of Philip K. Dick’s seminal work of alternate...
The Night Has Teeth: Preview Little Girls, a New Graphic Novel from Image Comics

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The Night Has Teeth: Preview Little Girls, a New Graphic Novel from Image Comics

Image Comics is best known for publishing creator-owned monthly titles, but they also have published an impressive library of single-volume graphic novels,...
Women Redefine the Space Race in Mary Robinette Kowal’s Lady Astronaut Novels

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Women Redefine the Space Race in Mary Robinette Kowal’s Lady Astronaut Novels

There is a tendency in some corners of science fiction to face backwards on the rocket: especially when it comes to stories exploring the early days of...
This Week’s New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Shattered Identities, Aliens in Nigeria, and a Record Deal with the Devil

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This Week’s New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Shattered Identities, Aliens in Nigeria, and a Record Deal with the Devil

Soulless: Illustrated Edition, by Gail Carriger This is Gail Carriger’s The Parasol Protectorate like you’ve never seen it before. The...
Exorcising a Possessed Locomotive: Revealing P. Djèlí Clark’s The Haunting of Tram Car 015

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Exorcising a Possessed Locomotive: Revealing P. Djèlí Clark’s The Haunting of Tram Car 015

Sometimes, a good story just won’t let you go. That’s what happened with “A Dead Djinn in Cairo,” by P. Djèlí Clark (last...
A Letter to My Daughter about Mecha, and Family

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A Letter to My Daughter about Mecha, and Family

Peter Tieryas’ United States of Japan was one of the strongest sci-fi novels of 2016, a spiritual successor to Philip K. Dick’s The Man in the...
John Bellairs Opened the Doorway for a Generation of Dark Fantasy Readers

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John Bellairs Opened the Doorway for a Generation of Dark Fantasy Readers

In books with a creep factor that far outstrips their suggested reading level, John Bellairs introduced an entire generation of readers to stories of dark...
A Coming-of-Age Adventure Worthy of Miyazaki, Plus a Talking Bear: Revealing Ryan Andrews’ This Was Our Pact

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A Coming-of-Age Adventure Worthy of Miyazaki, Plus a Talking Bear: Revealing Ryan Andrews’ This Was Our Pact

Publishers love to get you excited about a new book by comparing it to something else you hopefully already love, and, for my money, there’s no more...
Hank Green’s Debut Is An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

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Hank Green’s Debut Is An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

Before Hank Green was a buzzy debut author, he was a social media superstar, so it’s no wonder that his first novel, An Absolutely Remarkable Thing,...
Salvation Is a Twisty Space Opera Thriller

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Salvation Is a Twisty Space Opera Thriller

Among space opera aficionados, Peter F. Hamilton is best known for the Commonwealth novels, a centuries-spanning sci-fi saga pitting utopian human...

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