The reader as collaborator: “The text is an incomplete work, the reader completes it.”
An interview with the author of “Tomorrow we will cross the Ganges”, Ekaitz Ortega
After a two-week absence, Steve returns with a book review. Complimentary—and scathing—Steve talks about Mark Rounds’ first book.
There are new platforms! America has graphic novels; Japan has anime; and South Korea has web comics. Web-based comics known as ‘webtoons’ are popular. Thanks to Korea’s world’s fastest optic networks. Webtoons are the ideal comics, since they can also be read on smartphones. They are coloured cartoons that can also incorporate music, special effects, […]
New book releases, a television series, radio interviews and so much more!
“Rockets. Robots. Death Rays. Mad Science. The future that never was is back,” in the debut novel Slaves of the Switchboard of Doom by retro-futurist illustrator Bradley W. Schenck
News of speculative fiction book launches, magazine publications and writing contests and other events of interest to Spanish readers.
An unusual coming-of-age story infused with Chinese mythology and culture. Recommended for teens and adults who tire of the formulaic mold used for so many other coming-of-age novels.
Now that summer is winding down a bit, it’s time to start stocking up for winter reading – or – you’re TBR pile is just not tall enough!
In a future galactic empire where Rome never fell, Wolf’s Empire: Gladiator by Claudia Christian and Morgan Grant Buchanan is a refreshing new saga where the past and future collide.
A tie-in novel based on a new game, Song of the Deep by Brian Hastings is a charming story with the potential to become a bedtime favorite for years to come.
A review of the novella ‘Though perhaps only we are the gods of ants’ by Jorge Alberto Collao by guest blogger Cristian Londoño Proaño
Steve picks up and reviews a brand-new hard SF book—a thriller—by best-selling mystery writer John Sandford and SF pro artist & photographer Ctein, and finds it a fast, fun read!
Wriixka awakens one fine crimson sunny morning to discover that she has grown wings.
Ballantyne’s plotting is stunningly impressive, the story unfolding with clarity, precision and a powerful imaginative vision
Books, comics, podcasts, conventions…if you don’t read spanish, you’re missing a lot!
Meet Peruvian author Lenin Ambía Solano, crime writer
Earthbound by Adam Lewinson is a multifaceted story well suited for fandom. Filled with science fiction, mystery, romance, western and even a hint of space adventure, the possibilities are endless.
Two novels in review….one that reads like literary chinese boxes
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Gary Dalkin completes his survey of the books he read in 2014
a short recap of my 2014 in books. Where I reviewed a book for Amazing Stories I have provided a link to that review, and in one case to a related interview. So here, in chronological order, are the first 21 books I read in 2014.
Tanya, as an author, contemplates what inspires her to write a review.
A review of a book with echoes of Philip K. Dick
New conventions, conferences, magazine issues & releases
An interview with two of FInland’s best
an interview with July Nicholas Camacho about all things Furry.
A summary for our spanish speaking friends of our most popular items from September
Savage draws the reader along on his heroes’ fantastic missions through careful plotting and subtle foreshadowing, and entertains with original similes, such as: “Siskin was … eating like a pelican gobbling in a pool of trout.”