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King of the Dark Episode 13: Time Travel and 11/22/63

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King of the Dark Episode 13: Time Travel and 11/22/63

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Our journey through the worlds of Stephen King goes back to the future, as we dive into the story of a man who travels through time to change history, "11/22/63."
The B&N Podcast Live at Comic Con: Writing a World on Fire

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The B&N Podcast Live at Comic Con: Writing a World on Fire

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Our all-star panel at this year's San Diego Comic Con talks about the uncertain and exciting borderland where their imaginations and reality collide.
The B&N Podcast: Ian McEwan on the Arrival of our Synthetic Cousins

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The B&N Podcast: Ian McEwan on the Arrival of our Synthetic Cousins

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The Man Booker prize-winning novelist joins us to talk about his provocative new novel "Machines Like Me," in which the arrival of artificial humans raises questions about justice, consciousness,...
The B&N Podcast: John Lanchester Sees Tomorrow in a Dream

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The B&N Podcast: John Lanchester Sees Tomorrow in a Dream

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John Lanchester talks about how an unexpected vision -- a fortress nation keeping out rising waters and immigrants alike -- became the setting for his new novel "The Wall."
The Future is (Nearly) Now: Science Fiction’s View of 2018

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The Future is (Nearly) Now: Science Fiction’s View of 2018

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Looking back at a year in speculative fiction -- and what it says about the Brave New World of 2018.
Astounding Days: John W. Campbell and the Golden Age of Science Fiction

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Astounding Days: John W. Campbell and the Golden Age of Science Fiction

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A new work of literary history unveils the story of how science fiction -- and much of our conception of the future -- took shape.
The Mere Wife

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The Mere Wife

Reviewed by Paul Di Filippo ×

Maria Dahvana Headley's new novel is a bold new re-imagination of an Anglo-Saxon tale of monsters and revenge.
Tell the Machine Goodnight

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Tell the Machine Goodnight

Reviewed by Mark Athitakis ×

In Katie Williams' thought-provoking debut, the digital revolution comes for our emotions.
The Sea Beast Takes a Lover

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The Sea Beast Takes a Lover

Reviewed by Paul Di Filippo ×

In a fleet of stories "drolly insane and charmingly ghastly" Michael Andreasen sets sail for uncharted waters.
Gnomon

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Gnomon

Reviewed by Paul Di Filippo ×

In Nick Harkaway's new novel, the future is a world of omnipresent watchers
The B&N Podcast: James Dashner

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The B&N Podcast: James Dashner

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The creator of the suspenseful Maze Runner series joins us as the film version of its climactic volume arrives in theaters.
The Zeitgeist Refracted: 2017 in SF and Fantastika

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The Zeitgeist Refracted: 2017 in SF and Fantastika

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Maybe the best way to understand the tumultuous year gone by is to view it in an altered mirror,