“Heart of a Bear,” is arguably the strangest tale in a collection abounding with bizarre moments.
The Fantasy novel Lost Acre by Andrew Caldecott is a book one might attempt to read as a stand-alone, but it does beg the reader to go all-in and start the trilogy from the beginning.
Steve reviews the 70th Anniversary Issue of F&SF and finds it good. Excellent, in fact. There’s still time to read the issue before the Nov./Dec. one comes out!
Taking a classic fairy tale and re-telling it in a fresh way is always a fun trope, especially when converting the action to science fiction romance.
Ninth House is a story about power—who has it and who wants it.
In this week's viewing: The last few premieres turn grim, and most of the season lineup is set.
New Spanish language books, magazines, films and events
This magazine is all fantasy: The issue was fun to read. Full of good writing and evocative imagery.
In this week's viewing: Two enter, one leaves... and one has to go on the shelf until premiere time is over.
It's almost time for a fresh shipment of new shows from Japan.
In this week's veiwing: Granbelm and Dr. Stone host arguments about who's going to be killed for the sake of whom, and someone is leaving early.
Introducing Acronos - an anthology of steampunk terror!
Fetching was once the only female rider in the Lot Lands. Now she is the leader of her own hoof
Not a tremendous amount of magic, but oh so clearly a secondary world that is aware of its parts.
I think the definition of Grimdark has shifted in the last few years; I’ve always thought of Grimdark as absurdly over-the-top darkness, grim darkness so grim and dark it becomes humorous
Edward’s new relationship puts him to the ultimate test as he must risk being with the boy he loves even at the cost of his own life!
A review of a trilogy's finale finds it a bit wanting
In this week's viewing: Dr. Stone and The Ones Within turn enemies into allies, and more!
For collectors of hard covers, the Folio Society offers this Game of Thrones edition
YA is hot, and so is fantasy! These YA fantasy novels are standouts
In a place where myths and legends are alive and well, David Angellus finds himself thrown through a gauntlet of godly games.
A new "Tentacle Day" is coming to Madrid; a new issue of Windumanoth released and the Pragma SF Prize is announced
More new releases for September 2019
In this week's viewing: People sort out who the villains are in Granbelm and The Ones Within, and more!
Winners of the 2019 European Science Fiction Society Awards
In this week's viewing: Granbelm delivers on its promise of a magical duel, Dr. Stone gets into scientific sorcery, and more!
Talks, monologues, games, contests, role-playing, live performances and much more at the Luminaria conference
A welcomed change from the typical anthology of mystic adventures, Ye Olde Magick Shoppe is a shop within a shop.
This week Steve examines two new genre TV shows on different networks. Superheroes seem to be playing a bigger role in TV than ever before. Are these new shows worth watching?
Adhara Stanley", a young Bolivian writer, takes us in her novel VUNTOR through dream worlds and realities that combine in a whirlpool of magical images.