Writing About the Loss of a Sibling: A Discussion with Melissa Stephenson

I lost my only brother to leukemia in late November 2017. It was the most heartbreaking, devastating loss I could ever imagine, and I’m...

The Best Jodi Picoult Books: 3 Reading Pathways

Jodi Picoult has been my all-time favorite author ever since I read My Sister’s Keeper back in 2004. When she came to my hometown...

Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for September 11th, 2019

Sponsored by What They Meant for Evil by Rebecca Deng, published by FaithWords, an imprint of Hachette Book Group These deals were active as of...

New To Netflix: Unbelievable

A story of unspeakable trauma, unwavering tenacity, and astounding resilience. Netflix’s new limited series Unbelievable is inspired by real events where a teen reports and...
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Review: How To Be Remy Cameron by Julian Winters

This book follows Remy Cameron, an adopted, openly gay, black teen who is trying to figure out his place in the world and who...

New To Netflix: The I-Land

Chosen… tested… a group of strangers will soon find out that paradise isn’t all it seems. Find out what darker realities lies beneath the...
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Jeff Baker, Boogieman in Lavender: Of Dracula and Dragons

                                                            By Jeff Baker             He is one of the most famous characters in fiction, certainly the most famous vampire. He is Dracula, also known as Count...
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REVIEW: Defending Their Bond, by L.N. Manning

Title: Defending Their Bond Series: Crescent Edge Pack Book Two Author: L.N. Manning Genre: Paranormal LGBTQ+ Category: MM/Gay Publisher: Self Pages: 172 Reviewer: Melissa Brus, Paranormal Romance Guild Get It On Amazon About The...
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Interstellar Travel is a Pain in the Neck

Interstellar space travel. Fantasy of every five-year-old kid within us. Staple of science fiction serials. Boldly going where nobody has gone before in a...
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FOR READERS: BookTube

FOR READERS Today’s reader topic comes from QSFer Lex Chase: How many of you follow book tubers? Authors or reviewers who have their own YouTube channel....

My Ideal Ereader

Don't like paper and ink? Check out these e-readers

Den of Geek Book Club Podcast #4: Mary Robinette Kowal

Newly elected SFWA President AND winner of the 2019 Hugo Award for Best Novel!

Best Space Operas of 2019

Up-coming space operas, the "bread and butter of the genre

The Dollmaker by Nina Allan book review

Nina Allen's last two novels, The Race and The Rift, could be classed as science fiction without too much of a stretch, The Dollmaker is something quite different.

Peter F Hamilton on having his work adapted by Netflix

Peter F. Hamilton is coming to TV; here's what he thinks about that.

Cold Storage by David Koepp new book trailer and the entire...

Three strangers must work together to contain a highly contagious, deadly organism.

The Folio Society to release A Game Of Thrones illustrated editions

For collectors of hard covers, the Folio Society offers this Game of Thrones edition

MoCon Flash Fiction & Poetry Contest Winners!

Apex is proud to share the winning stories...

Adventure and Ancient Relics: The Lady Rogue by Jenn Bennet

Theodora Fox is the perfect treasure hunter—she’s read every book she can get her hands on, she loves cracking codes and crosswords, and her...

Why Edgar Allan Poe Makes a Cameo in Anya Seton’s DRAGONWYCK

This post on Edgar Allan Poe in Dragonwyck is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publishers of His Hideous Heart, a collection of 13 of Edgar Allan...

12 YA Recommendations Based On Your Favorite Poe Poem

This list of YA books like Edgar Allan Poe poems is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publishers of His Hideous Heart, a collection of 13 of Edgar...

13 Songs Influenced by Edgar Allan Poe

This post on songs influenced by Edgar Allan Poe is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publishers of His Hideous Heart, a collection of 13 of Edgar Allan...

Delirium and Delight: The Poetry of Edgar Allan Poe

This post on Edgar Allan Poe poetry is sponsored by Flatiron Books, publishers of His Hideous Heart, a collection of 13 of Edgar Allan Poe’s...

Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for September 10th, 2019

Sponsored by The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar and Harper Perennial. These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire...

A Note From Author Tosca Lee

Written by Tosca Lee The first time I ever blurted out the words “I want to write a novel” I was home for spring break...
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EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Isle of Gold’ & Its Upcoming Sequel

This October marks the one-year anniversary of Seven Jane’s The Isle of Gold and we are thrilled to be releasing a brand new book...

Interview: Monica Duncan, Author of ‘Twine’

Monica Duncan’s debut novel Twine is the beautiful story of a young woman who builds a life she never could have imagined in a...
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REVIEW: Heartache & Hoofbeats, Maz Maddox

Title: Heartache & Hoofbeats Series: Stallion Ridge Book One Author: Maz Maddox Genre: Western, Fantasy LGBTQ+ Category: Gay Publisher: NV Productions Pages: 251 Reviewer: Melissa Brus, Paranormal Romance Guild Get It On Amazon About...
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Narwhals, Narwhals…

Narwhals are medium-size marine mammals known for their characteristic tusk that resembles a unicorn’s horn. Their reclusive nature and remote Arctic habitat only adds...
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FOR WRITERS: Writer’s Wait

FOR WRITERS Today’s writer topic comes from QSFer J. Scott Coatsworth: I don’t like to call it writer’s block – for me it’s more like writer’s...