March 8 is International Women’s Day, and just because it’s an Earth holiday, that doesn’t meant we can’t celebrate it with tales set on other planets or in other, more fantastical realities. Here are 10 recommended reads to celebrate the day, and recognize fabulous stories, books, and essays by and about women in the speculative […]
The second season of The Dragon Prince dropped on Netflix last Friday, and epic fantasy fans in the know are comparing notes and excitedly squealing about how much it rocks. Created by Aaron Ehasz (of Avatar: The Last Airbender fame) and Justin Richmond, The Dragon Prince is a serialized epic fantasy show about two young princes, Callum and Ezran, who must […]
The bitter, of course, is that Le Guin died in January 2018, albeit at the respectable age of 88. The sweetness, oh readers, is the recent wave of beautifully repackaged, definitive collections of her iconic works (which is most of them), starting with Saga Press’s publication of The Found and the Lost and The Unreal and […]
What new SFF books are you picking up this week?
As the real world grows each day stranger by leaps and bounds, the skewed secondary worlds, fantastical lands, and alternate histories that are the realms of science fiction and fantasy have only grown more vital, not only as a means of escape from blaring headlines, political turmoil, and the crescendo of climate change, but as […]