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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.

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Black Science Fiction Authors To Read And Expand Your Horizons

Black science fiction authors have been challenging our notions of what the genre can do – and who it belongs to – for decades. Here at Comic Years we believe that reading genre fiction should […]

June 5, 2020
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Black Fantasy Authors To Read And Explore Unfamiliar Worlds

The realms of science fiction and fantasy have always been a place to explore real world issues. Issues of gender and sexuality, classisim, xenophobia, and the horrors of war have long been prevalent in the […]

June 4, 2020
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Book Review: The Future Of Another Timeline Is The Riot Grrl Feminist Time Travel Fantasy We Need Right Now

Back in a different timeline (before the pandemic) we previewed the new sci-fi novel by Annalee Newitz – The Future Of Another Timeline. However with so much going on in the world, I didn’t get […]

May 31, 2020
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A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik Optioned For Adaptation Ahead Of Release

Naomi Novik is an author that we talk about a lot in our author lists. We covered news about her upcoming fantasy series awhile back. The first book in the series – A Deadly Education – […]

May 29, 2020
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Star Wars: The High Republic Delayed Until 2021

The new Star Wars publishing event known as The High Republic was set to roll out at the end of the summer. But even Star Wars is not immune to pandemic related shutdowns. Lucasfilm officially announced this week […]

May 27, 2020
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J.K. Rowling To Release Standalone Fairytale ‘The Ickabog’ For Covid-19 Relief

J.K. Rowling is the author behind the beloved Harry Potter series. But fans have been clamoring for new content from her for years. Now Rowling will take a step in a new direction, by releasing a […]

May 26, 2020
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A Stormlight Archive Board Game Is Coming So We Can All Be Knights Radiant

Brandon Sanderson’s epic series The Stormlight Archive is the linchpin of his extensive Cosmere universe. The planned 10 book series has three titles out currently. The fourth book – The Rhythm of War – is on […]

May 24, 2020
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SFWA Will Now Include Comic Writers And Graphic Novelists Among Their Ranks

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America voted this week to allow graphic novelists and comic writers membership in their ranks. An overwhelming majority of current members voted to approve the decision. A stunning […]

May 22, 2020
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Taika Waititi And Famous Friends Read Roald Dahl For Covid-19 Relief

Acclaimed director and delightful human being Taika Waititi has teamed up with the Roald Dahl foundation to raise funding for Covid-19 relief. Waititi will read James And The Giant Peach cover to cover in an ongoing […]

May 22, 2020
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Edgar Wright’s New Production Company Will Adapt The Daevabad Trilogy For Netflix

Edgar Wright is known in the genre community as the director who almost made Ant-Man, but did direct Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World. Now he has formed his own production company ‘Complete Fiction’ and landed a […]

May 21, 2020