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Since the invention of the printing press, books are a gateway to new worlds and new universes. Let us guide you through the world of publishing with the latest news, most insightful analysis, and genuine love of stories that every bibliophile is looking for.

A New Fantasy Series From Naomi Novik Coming This Fall

Author Naomi Novik will publish a new fantasy series, with the first book coming this fall from Del Rey. The author has tackled fairy tales and folklore in her bestsellers Uprooted and Spinning Silver. She has also imagined dragons helping fight in the Napoleonic wars in her debut Temeraire series. Now Novik is going back to school, with […]

BY Emily O'Donnell February 14, 2020
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Title Reveal For Book 4 Of The Stormlight Archive By Brandon Sanderson

Fantasy author Brandon Sanderson updated fans this week with exciting news. The next installment of the epic Sanderson series The Stormlight Archive is complete, and book 4 will be coming this year. The title of the next book will be Rhythm of War, and focuses on the Parshendi characters of Eshonai and Venli. This is the […]

BY Emily O'Donnell February 12, 2020
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The Top Genre Authors To Read For Black History Month And Beyond

Black authors have always been part of the long history of science-fiction and fantasy novels. But they don’t often get the credit that they deserve. However things are slowly changing in genre fiction. A new wave of exciting writers of color are making their voices heard. In celebration of Black History Month, we have compiled […]

BY Emily O'Donnell February 8, 2020
BooksPop Culture
Chris Pratt Is Returning To Television In An Adaptation Of The Terminal List

Star-Lord will return to Earth! Actor Chris Pratt has signed on to star in – and executive produce The Terminal List – for MRC. The series is based on the bestselling Jack Carr novels of the same name. The Terminal List is an action-packed conspiracy trilogy that is ripe for adaptation. The series will see Pratt reunite […]

BY Emily O'Donnell February 4, 2020
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Wheel of Time News: Maria Doyle Kennedy Joins The Fantasy Show (Plus Episode Titles Revealed!)

The Wheel of Time news has been rolling out steadily since the show began production in Prague over the summer. Just this week, several actors announced via social media that they had joined the highly anticipated fantasy series. Among the new cast members for Wheel of Time is veteran actress Maria Doyle Kennedy. The Irish actress […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 23, 2020
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Christopher Tolkien Passes Into The Undying Lands, Dies At Age 95

Christopher Tolkien, the son of author J.R.R. Tolkien died on Thursday at the age of 95. Christopher was the third and youngest son of the legendary fantasy author, and the literary executor of the Tolkien estate. He also helped edit and publish much of Tolkien’s posthumous works such as The Silmarillion and The Children of […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 17, 2020
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Beloved YA Series Animorphs Will Morph Into A Graphic Novel

Time for a nostalgia trip! The beloved young adult fantasy series Animorphs will morph into a graphic novel. Due for release in October, the comic book illustrated by Chris Grine will adapt the first book in the series The Invasion. Author K.A. Applegate took to Twitter to make the announcement on Wednesday. “We are very excited […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 15, 2020
BooksCOMICS
Binti Adaptation From Nnedi Okorafor In The Works At Hulu

African futurism is coming to Hulu. The streaming network has picked up the option for the acclaimed Binti trilogy. The Hulu pilot will be co-written by the author of the Binti books – Nnedi Okorafor. The author made the announcement on Twitter on Tuesday. Finally, I can be public about it! We are adapting Binti […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 14, 2020
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Top 10 New and Ongoing Fantasy Book Series To Read In The New Decade

The past decade was a golden age for genre fiction, as sci-fi and fantasy fully entered the mainstream. The new decade promises plenty of exciting new fantasy book series, along with new entries in ongoing series. Below we have compiled a list of the top 10 fantasy series to read in the new decade. Let […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 12, 2020
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Outlander Season 5 Trailer Joins The American Revolution

The final trailer for season 5 of Outlander dropped this week. The acclaimed time-traveling historical drama on Starz will adapt the fifth book from the series. The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon is the basis for the next season, although elements of the sixth book A Breath of Snow and Ashes will also appear. Outlander Season 5 […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 4, 2020
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Revenge of the Sith Retro Review – The Game

As a child of the mid 90s, I grew up heavily impacted by the Star Wars prequels. I remember attending a birthday party to see The Phantom Menace, having no knowledge there were others released decades ago. I became obsessed, and after seeing The Clone Wars, I was all aboard the hype train for Revenge […]

BY Taylor Bauer February 18, 2020
Best Rebuilds for NBA 2K20 – MyLeague Tips

I’m a huge fan of NBA 2K20, but most of my time is spent in one area of the game. While some work to become dribble gods on MyPark, I stick to MyLeague. Solely, for the the experience of managing a team. Working to rebuild teams on MyLeague is the reason I average over 200 […]

BY Taylor Bauer February 17, 2020
E3 Veteran Geoff Keighley Skipping Conference in 2020

I think one thing I love about video game journalism is getting to talk games. On the best day, covering gaming news involves great reveals, exciting titles, and hopes for my favorite series. On the worst day, I can usually say the downers about gaming journalism involve the industry. Sometimes, profits and sponsors get in […]

BY Taylor Bauer February 17, 2020
Marvel’s Avengers Pre-Order Deals: Where to Get The Best Bonus

Pre-ordering games used to be a way to make sure you had a highly anticipated title as soon as possible. Now, pre-orders are a sort of incentive for extra content and goodies. A fun bonus is usually enough to get me to pre-order a game, and an upcoming Marvel video game fits that bill for […]

BY Taylor Bauer February 14, 2020

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Disney+ Reveals First Clip of Season 7 of Star Wars: The Clone Wars by Highlighting the Bad Batch

Star Wars fans may eagerly await the next story in the films or season 2 of The Mandalorian. However, the most anticipated new thing is something, well, old. After debuting the release date for Season 7 of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Disney+ released the first preview clip highlighting the Bad Batch. The title of […]

BY Joshua M. Patton February 19, 2020
Ben Affleck Opens Up About Why He Stopped Being The Batman In New Interview

The Batman is dead, long live the Batman! This is how it is for fans of the caped crusader. Sure, Bruce Wayne may be ageless and eternal in the pages of DC Comics for 80 years, but mere mortals age. Michael Keaton is more like Bruce Wayne in the Batman Beyond series than the character […]

BY Joshua M. Patton February 19, 2020
Alas, Green Arrow and the Canaries Has Not Yet Been Picked Up By the CW, Producer Confirms

For fans of the Arrowverse, specifically those who are sad about the Arrow series finale, Twitter got exciting in the wee hours of the morning. A writer for another site, who did successfully predict Titans being renewed for season 3, dropped what seemed like a seedling of hope. He said that Green Arrow and the […]

BY Joshua M. Patton February 19, 2020
Set Video of Woody Harrelson as Cletus Kasady Shows Him Doing…Something Bad?

Venom fans got their first, long-awaited look at the man who would be Carnage in action today. A set video showing Woody Harrelson as Cletus Kasady hit the internet. Much of the focus on Venom 2 has been on the reports that Tom Holland’s Spider-Man might make an appearance. Since Sony and Disney reached a […]

BY Joshua M. Patton February 18, 2020