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Nnedi Okorafor and Wanuri Kahiu to Adapt Octavia Butler’s WILD SEED for Amazon

Viola Davis and Julius Tennon are developing an Amazon adaptation of WILD SEED, written by Nnedi Okorafor and Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu.

46 Righteous Octavia Butler Quotes

Here is a collection of Octavia Butler quotes on writing, sci-fi, life, and from her most celebrated books (so all of them?)

Book Fetish: Volume 295

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

Books To Read At Any Speed On The Treadmill

Whether you run or walk through books, and on the treadmill, we've got some reading materials to fit into your workout routine.

10 Ways to Honor Kurt Vonnegut on his Birthday

Honor Kurt Vonnegut on his birthday with these 10 things.

Book Fetish: Volume 278 — Science Fiction Edition

Bookish goodies for your literary life.

When I’m Dead, Don’t Publish My Unpublished Story

A Rioter responds to the unearthing of Kurt Vonnegut's previously unpublished short story, "The Drone King," and recalls other works published posthumously.

Octavia Butler’s DAWN Is Being Developed For TV By Ava DuVernay

... And we're kind of screaming over here. Learn more about the news now.

Science Fiction Short Story Collections by Authors of Color

Many genre authors from marginalized backgrounds get their start in short fiction. Check out these amazing short story collections by authors of color.

Fierce: The Short Fiction of Octavia Butler

On one reader's Octavia Butler reading experience with synopses of two particularly poignant short stories.

Is it Possible to Misread Octavia Butler?

On that common (incorrect) assumption made about Octavia Butler's short story "Bloodchild."

Writers Inspired by Octavia Butler

More than 5 prolific authors who were inspired by, and spoke upon, the power of Octavia Butler's words.

Discovering Octavia Butler’s FLEDGLING And Rediscovering Genre Fiction

One reader on how discovering Octavia Butler's FLEDGLING changed her reading life.

An Octavia Butler Reading Pathway

Interested in Octavia Butler but not sure where to start? Follow this reading pathway!

Books for Our Times: How Fiction Informs My Politics

How fiction can help readers think about the consequences of their own political choices.