Lightspeed: Year One

Lightspeed is the critically-acclaimed, online science fiction magazine edited by bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams. Lightspeed publishes all types of science fiction, from near-future, sociological soft sf, to far-future, star-spanning hard sf, and anything and everything in between.   [Read more...]

Review: "Empire State" by Adam Christopher

Rocket powered superheros, prohibition era bootleggers, private eyes, mysterious men in masks; and more twists and turns than you can imagine. Welcome to Adam Christopher's Empire State, a Superhero-Noir Science Fiction story set in a dark distorted reflection of New York City of the '30s.   [Read more...]

The Year in Fantasy 2011: World Fantasy Con Panel (Part 2)

Yesterday we gave you the first part of the recommendations of some of the best in new and upcoming fantasy, from the "The Year in Fantasy" panel at World Fantasy Con. The panelists; Ellen Datlow, Jo Fletcher, Paula Guran, David Hartwell and Jonathan F. Strahan, editors and publishers also gave us a nice list of Collections and Anthologies to consider.   [Read more...]

The Year in Fantasy 2011: World Fantasy Con Panel (Part 1)

At this year's World Fantasy Con the "The Year in Fantasy" panel gave us a nice list of some of the best in new and upcoming fantasy. The panelists were all editors and publishers in the genre; Ellen Datlow, Jo Fletcher, Paula Guran, David Hartwell and Jonathan F. Strahan.

Here are their book recommendations from the panel, collected by our roving reviewer WebGenii   [Read more...]

The Daemon Prism

Dante the necromancer is the most reviled man in Sabria, indicted by the King, the Temple, ans the Camarilla Magica for crimes against the living and the dead.   [Read more...]

Leaves of Flame

One hundred years have passed since Colin Harten used his new powers to broker a peace agreement between the human, dwarren, and Alvritshai races of Wrath Suvane.   [Read more...]

Review: "Roil" by Trent Jamieson

Trent Jamieson’s Roil, the first book in The Nightbound Land duology, promises... and delivers.   [Read more...]

Of Limited Loyalty

In the three years since defeating the Tharyngians at Anvil Lake, The Crown Colonies of Mystria have prospered. Colonists, whether hunting for new land or the Promised Land of prophecy, have pushed beyond the bounds of charters granted by the Queen of Norisle.   [Read more...]

Broken Blade

Once a fabled Blade of Namara, Aral Kingslayer fought for justice and his goddess alongside his familiar, a living shadow called Triss. Now with their goddess murdered and her temple destroyed, they are among the last of their kind.   [Read more...]

The Emperor's Knife

Geometric patterns spread across the skin, until you die in agony, or become a Carrier, doing the bidding of an evil intelligence, the Pattern Master. Anyone showing the tell-tale marks is put to death; that is Emperor Beyon's law... but now the pattern is running over the Emperor's own arms.   [Read more...]

Hearts of Smoke and Steam

Sir Dennis Darby has been murdered, the Automaton has been destroyed, and Sarah Stanton has turned her back on a life of privilege and comfort to try and find her way in the unforgiving streets of New York.   [Read more...]

Planesrunner

There is not one you. There are many yous. There is not one world. There are many worlds.

When Everett Singh's scientist father is kidnapped from the streets of London, he leaves young Everett a mysterious app on his computer.   [Read more...]

Review: "The Last Dragon" by Jane Yolen & Rebecca Guay

Wow, I really don’t know where to start with this review. Do I begin with the beautiful art of Rebecca Guay, or wax poetic on the enthralling story crafted by Jane Yolen?   [Read more...]

Review: "Debris" by Jo Anderton

Jo Anderton’s debut novel is a compelling tale which pulls you in right from the start. Debris is told from the point of view of the protagonist Tanyana, as the story progresses she searches for the truth behind her change of circumstances and meets a number of interesting characters along the way.   [Read more...]

Supervolcano: Eruption

Yellowstone National Park sits on a hot spot: a plume of molten rock coming up from deep inside the earth, capable of volcanic eruptions far greater than any that have occurred in times past.   [Read more...]

Seed

It's the dawn of the 22nd century, and the world has fallen apart. Decades of war and resource depletion have toppled governments. The ecosystem has collapsed. A new dust bowl sweeps the American West.   [Read more...]