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Get Your First Look at The Dragon Republic, the Sequel to R.F. Kuang’s The Poppy War

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Get Your First Look at The Dragon Republic, the Sequel to R.F. Kuang’s The Poppy War

In a year of fantastic fantasy debuts, there’s a strong argument to be made that R.F. Kuang’s The Poppy War is the one to beat. It’s set...
In 2019, Saga Press Will Reintroduce the World to Award-Winning Writer Molly Gloss

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In 2019, Saga Press Will Reintroduce the World to Award-Winning Writer Molly Gloss

Next year, Simon & Schuster’s Saga Press will reintroduce the world to a singular voice in speculative literature: Molly Gloss, the author of...
Up All Night: Revealing the Anthology The Outcast Hours

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Up All Night: Revealing the Anthology The Outcast Hours

Last year, editors Mahvesh Murad and Jared Shurin collaborated on The Djinn Falls in Love, a wide-ranging anthology of speculative stories exploring the...
It’s Not Easy Being Green: Revealing Empress of Forever, a New Science Fantasy by Max Gladstone

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It’s Not Easy Being Green: Revealing Empress of Forever, a New Science Fantasy by Max Gladstone

Max Gladstone made a name for himself (not to mention the Hugo ballot) with the Craft Sequence, a six-books-and-counting urban fantasy saga set in a world...
The Architecture of a Cover: Revealing The Ingenious by Darius Hinks

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The Architecture of a Cover: Revealing The Ingenious by Darius Hinks

Athanor is a city built in winding walkways and twisting viaducts, mirroring the mazelike structures of the seed pod skeletons that inspired its...
A Crime-Fighting Math Genius: Revealing S.L. Huang’s Null Set

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A Crime-Fighting Math Genius: Revealing S.L. Huang’s Null Set

This week saw the release of a debut that basically defines the phrase “smart thriller.” S.L. Huang’s Zero Sum Game is The Matrix meets...
A Steampunk Highwaywoman Rides Again: Revealing Kate Heartfield’s Second Alice Payne Novella

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A Steampunk Highwaywoman Rides Again: Revealing Kate Heartfield’s Second Alice Payne Novella

Kate Heartfield’s steampunk highwaywoman Alice Payne doesn’t ride into bookstores until November, but already, we’re preparing for her...
Earth, Suddenly Alien: Revealing Perihelion Summer by Greg Egan

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Earth, Suddenly Alien: Revealing Perihelion Summer by Greg Egan

Greg Egan is an author known for his daringly high concepts and his commitment to fully exploring blisteringly hard science fiction concepts. His next...
The Future of War: Revealing The Light Brigade by Kameron Hurley

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The Future of War: Revealing The Light Brigade by Kameron Hurley

When judging a book by its cover, one thing you should pay attention to is the size of the author’s name relative to that of the title. The bigger...
The 25 Most Important Questions: Revealing The Test by Sylvain Neuvel

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The 25 Most Important Questions: Revealing The Test by Sylvain Neuvel

Like a giant robot lain sleeping for generations underground (just go with us on this), Sylvain Neuvel emerged fully formed onto the sci-fi scene in 2016...
Revealing Greystar, a Return to the Magical World of C.L. Polk’s Witchmark

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Revealing Greystar, a Return to the Magical World of C.L. Polk’s Witchmark

Every once in a while you discover a book that gives you everything you never knew you needed. This year, that book is Witchmark, C.L. Polk’s debut...
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,...

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