Space! Dragons! Space dragons (that’s a thing)! Welcome to the sci-fi and fantasy corner of Book Riot, where we discuss the best fantasy book series (and best fantasy books that standalone–yes, those do exist), military sci-fi, science fiction books for kids, cozy sci-fi (also a thing!), and more. Pack your lembas bread and let’s get reading.
Neverwhere in New York?
On Wednesday, The Hollywood Reporter announced that ABC has ordered pilots of several hour-long dramas from high profile TV writers ...
Rediscovering Some ‘Amazing Stories’
Like many people, I first discovered Ray Bradbury by reading Fahrenheit 451 in high school. Unlike many people, at least ...
Welcome to the Library of Fictional Fiction
The Library of Fictional Fiction: a place populated with books that only exist in works of fiction. Books within books. Untamed by the Dewey decimal system.
Gateway Books: Do You Remember Your First Time?
Forget your Hobbits, Harry Potters, Nancy Drews, or Lions, Witches and Wardrobes. The book that convinced my eight-year-old self that ...
Glasgow Snuff Films: Where Great Books Go To Die
The sight of Halle Berry and Brad Pitt chills my blood. Trust me, I’ve seen them. The pair stalk the ...
Magic for Grown-Ups
Normally, I am among the last to spot trends in publishing, particularly of the supernatural tendency. It wasn’t until I ...