All Systems Red, the first novella in Martha Wells's Murderbot Diaries series, swept the Nebula, Locus, and Hugo Awards. Upon the release of the fourth and final novella,
Exit Strategy, we spoke with Wells about her complex cyborg protagonist, what she's been reading and loving (lots!), and what, if anything, is next for Murderbot.
October is a great month for new reads overall, and it's a
really great month for new science fiction and fantasy.
V. E. Schwab talks with us about Vengeful, her new sequel to her supervillain novel Vicious. While Eli Evers and Victor Vale are still battling to defeat each other, three women with extraordinary abilities have decided to shake up the power structure of, well, everything.Read more
Shannara author Terry Brooks talks to us about breaking into science fiction with Street Freaks, his newest novel that explores bodily augmentations, government overreach, and power struggles among gangs, with a pulse-skipping jolt of illegal street car racing.Read more
Science fiction and fantasy covers a vast range of territory and ideas, so it's no wonder that it also sparks a lot of awards. Here are the 2018 winners of more than a dozen different awards—including one novel that swept three of the most prestigious awards in the genre.
Six of our favorite new science fiction and fantasy books range from mecha battles in the United States of Japan to an epic conclusion to a bestselling urban fantasy series.Read more
The votes are in! See which books in the science fiction, fantasy, horror, and graphic novel categories won the Dragon Awards over the weekend.Read more
From Murderbots to magical landmines, and from math geniuses to a young woman who can touch the past, these 15 upcoming science fiction and fantasy books shouldn't be missed.Read more
On Monday, the Dragon Awards - one of the few awards voted on directly by readers and fans - named the 2018 finalists in categories that include best science fiction novel, best fantasy novel, and best horror novel.Read more
If you think reading four thrilling SF or fantasy books is better than reading just one, then these series are for you.
Gail Carriger, the master of the comic paranormal Victorian steampunk novel, explains why these four historical fantasy novels are among her top reads.Read more
While July bulges with new books from established series, these five books are perfect for sci-fi or fantasy readers looking for a great series-starter or standalone.
The Locus Science Fiction Foundation announced the winners of the 2018 Locus Awards in a weekend ceremony presided over by Connie Willis.Read more