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Space Opera Author Catherynne Valente on the Out-of-this-World Appeal of Eurovision

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Space Opera Author Catherynne Valente on the Out-of-this-World Appeal of Eurovision

If you follow Catherynne M. Valente on Twitter, you’ve probably seen her Tweeting about something called “Eurovision.” Even if you...
The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Sequels Never Published (Yet)

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The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Sequels Never Published (Yet)

The recent discovery of a heretofore unknown sequel to Anthony Burgess’ A Clockwork Orange is both exciting and dreadful. On the one hand,...
9 Modern SFF Rock Mythologies to Read at Max Volume

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9 Modern SFF Rock Mythologies to Read at Max Volume

Rock music has its own mythology. Whether it’s the true-crime theatrics of the European black metal scene, the wild lives and untimely deaths of...
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Catherynne Valente Is Writing a Sequel to Space Opera. Yes, it Is Called Space Oddity

It was the book so preposterous, so frenetic, so wild and word-drunk, that only Catherynne M. Valente could’ve written it: Space Opera, the...
Tomorrow’s Possible History Unfolds in A People’s Future of the United States

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Tomorrow’s Possible History Unfolds in A People’s Future of the United States

As anthologies go, A People’s Future of the United States packs a lot of literary power into its pages. It features 25 stories by some of the most...
This Week’s New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Fox Tales, Sinister Doubles, and Mind-Altered Ex-Criminals

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This Week’s New Sci-Fi & Fantasy Books: Fox Tales, Sinister Doubles, and Mind-Altered Ex-Criminals

The Alehouse at the End of the World, by Stevan Allred A 16th century fisherman receives word that his beloved has died, and sets off into the underworld...
The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of 2018 So Far

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The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of 2018 So Far

In an interview last month with the B&N Podcast, Hugo-winning author John Scalzi posited that we are currently in a new Golden Age of science fiction...
11 Fictional Band from Sci-Fi & Fantasy That Will Rock Your World

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11 Fictional Band from Sci-Fi & Fantasy That Will Rock Your World

Summer music festival season is here! Time to grab some cheap lawn tickets, chill out on a blanket, and listen to some awesome tunes. May is also the month...
5 Books That Shaped the Weird Sense of Humor That Gave Us Space Opera

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5 Books That Shaped the Weird Sense of Humor That Gave Us Space Opera

Even though we nominally know where the idea for Catherynne M. Valente’s Space Opera came from (short answer: Twitter), it’s still one of those...
Space Opera: The Intergalactic Life and Times of Earth’s Glam Rock Savior

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Space Opera: The Intergalactic Life and Times of Earth’s Glam Rock Savior

Catherynne M. Valente never fails to surprise—from timeless children’s stories to an incendiary examination of comic book tropes, her works span a...
This Song Will Save Your Planet: Read a Chapter from Catherynne M. Valente’s Cosmic Rock Romp Space Opera

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This Song Will Save Your Planet: Read a Chapter from Catherynne M. Valente’s Cosmic Rock Romp Space Opera

Catherynne M. Valente has never written the same book twice, but she has definitely not written a book as weird and wonderful as Space Opera before. (And...
The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of April 2018

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The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of April 2018

For two decades, Jim Killen has served as the science fiction and fantasy book buyer for Barnes & Noble. Every month on Tor.com and the B&N...

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