A return to Westoros. A farewell to the land of Fillory. A sequel to one of the most acclaimed science-fiction debuts ever. A new novel from one of sci-fi’s undisputed modern masters. 2014 was a banner year for science-fiction and fantasy readers, and we’ve got a rundown of the can’t-miss, must-read titles.
Any science fiction and fantasy reader can rattle off a list of the Golden Age masters: Bradbury, Asimov, Heinlein, Herbert, Tolkien, LeGuin. But what are the new classics? The recent works we’ll still be talking about in 50 years? Below, you’ll find our picks: 15 unmissable sci-fi and fantasy milestones from the past 15 years.
Science fiction and fantasy writers outdo everyone else at the bookstore when it comes to doorstop-sized epic narratives. Whether the stories span several generations, focus on the completion of a quest, or just spin a good yarn, the best are the kind any reader can dig into, regardless of their experience with the genres. Here are […]
If you’ve been paying attention to science fiction over the past two years, you know Ann Leckie’s name. She’s quickly become one of the genre’s brightest stars—her debut novel, Ancillary Justice, won, among many accolades, the 2014 Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke awards. Sequel Ancillary Sword met equal praise last year, and putting the author back on the Hugo […]