It might be ironic that Katherine Arden started writing her historical fantasy novels set in the cold forests of medieval Russia while she was working on a coffee farm in Hawaii, but clearly her process worked: The Amazon Books editors have picked all three of her Winternight novels as Best Books of the Month.
"Even in the lowest time, books offer me a lengthy escape into another world," says Clare, and recommends three novels that will provide that escape, whether your skies are blue or gray.Read more
The new year can't come fast enough, and by that I mean that I can't wait for these upcoming SF and fantasy books to fly from the shelf and into my hands.
The Amazon editors assess the upcoming year and decide to use books—of course!—to help them with their New Year's resolutions. Here's what we're reading.
Husband-and-husband writing team Hayes and Icenogle share the adult and kids' books that inspired them this year.Read more
Former secretary of state John Kerry highlights two very different memoirs and a book on the ideas that shaped our modern world as three of his favorite reads this year.
Orlean, author of The Orchid Thief and The Library Book, shares three reads that deeply impressed her this year.Read more
Light up the Christmas spirit with these fun holiday romances that add ha-ha-ha to the traditional ho-ho-ho.Read more
These five new SF and fantasy books will keep you staying up late during the long winter nights.
Storytelling, the search for lost things, and a tug-of-war between folklore and science spark an unforgettable historical novel that we chose as one of the ten best books of 2018.
Stephen King names three of his favorite reads of 2018. And they're all written by Brits.Read more
John Scalzi talks with us about our interconnected lives, our willful blindness to realities that don't suit us, and the state of science fiction writing today. And because we weren't discussing only serious stuff, he also told us he has a Twitter handle for his cats called The Scamperbeasts.
Nora Roberts talks about The Chronicles of The One, writing (almost) 50 Eve Dallas "In Death" books, and what she's been reading and recommending.