10 Great Science Fiction Books for Girls
Madeleine L’Engle’s beloved and much-lauded A Wrinkle in Time turns 50 this year. As The New York Times points out, it’s one of the few science fiction books to have drawn a large female fan base. At the time of its publication, science fiction was…
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Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror Cover Art: Frank Kelly Freas
Continuing my look at the weird and wonderful cover art of the vintage Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror magazines, and now expanding to include the vintage pulp paperback books too. This week, the art of Frank Kelly Freas. If you love vintage pulp cover art too, visit Pulp Covers and Galactic Central for lots more.
10 Books Every Fantasy Author Should Read
Fantasy novels don't arise by magic. An aspiring fantasy author has to learn the craft, but also discover the roots of fantasy literature, as well as history and mythology. The more you've read, the more you know — and the better equipped you'll be for your journey into the lands of imagination. So we asked some of our favorite fantasy authors to name the books that every fantasy author should know. (And most of these are also books that any self-respecting fantasy reader should be familiar…
The Island Snatchers
The Island Snatchers by George H. Smith DAW Books, 1978 Price I paid: 90¢ HIBERNIA HIJACKED! Flying machines had not yet been invented on Earth’s dimensional twin, Annwn. So Dylan MacBride th…