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What Conan the Barbarian Taught Me About Diversity, Tolerance, and Self-Respect


What Conan the Barbarian Taught Me About Diversity, Tolerance, and Self-Respect

Say what you will of Robert E. Howard: He was a product of his time, as are we all, and far from perfect. His fiction sometimes has its rough or cringeworthy aspects, especially to modern readers. However, I can credit no other author as much as I can Robert E. Howard and his Conan stories [...]

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50 Page Fridays: Arthur C. Clarke


50 Page Fridays: Arthur C. Clarke

This week we’re reading the first 50 pages from Arthur C. Clarke’s classic novel, Childhood’s End, soon to be a SyFy miniseries. Click read more to check it out!

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Interview with Frank Portman, Author, ‘King Dork Approximately’


Interview with Frank Portman, Author, ‘King Dork Approximately’

Frank “Dr. Frank” Portman is the lead singer and guitarist of The Mr. T Experience, a Berkeley, California pop-punk band, and the author of several young adult novels, of which the most recent is King Dork Approximately, a sequel to the 2008 cult novel King Dork. In the following short interview, Portman and I discuss [...]

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Star Wars

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Teaser Trailer #2


Fresh from the hallowed halls of Star Wars Celebration comes this hot new teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. If you haven’t seen it yet, prepare for something freaking AWESOME. I don’t want to tell you anything more about it, because I think you deserve to experience the wide-eyed amazement I did when [...]

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Forbes Reports on What’s Next for ‘Dungeons & Dragons’


Forbes Reports on What’s Next for ‘Dungeons & Dragons’

David Ewalt at Forbes had a refreshingly frank chat with Dungeons & Dragons brand manager Nathan Stewart about where the venerable tabletop role-playing game is heading, and even some of the troubles that publisher Wizards of the Coast had during its launch of fifth edition.
Some of the more interesting highlights from the conversation:
There’s no [...]

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‘Kingsman’ Director Possibly Connected to ‘Flash Gordon’ Movie


Fresh off of his stint directing the surprise smash hit action flick Kingsman: The Secret Service, director Matthew Vaughn may be about to get involved with a new project: Flash Gordon. Fox, the studio behind Kingsman, is intent on bringing the 1930s action hero to contemporary audiences, and with a list of directing credits that [...]

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SF & Fantasy

#1 LibraryReads Pick for May: UPROOTED By Naomi Novik


#1 LibraryReads Pick for May: UPROOTED By Naomi Novik

Uprooted by Naomi Novik is the #1 LibraryReads Pick for May!

Here is more about the book and what libraries mean to Naomi!

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New Releases 4/14/15


HARDCOVER
A Crown for Cold Silver
by Alex Marshall
The Dead Lands: A Novel
by Benjamin Percy
Window Wall
by Melanie Rawn
PAPERBACK
Contagious and Deathly Contagious: The Contagium Series
by Emily Goodwin
Edge of Dreams: The Diamond City Magic Novels, Book 2
by Diana Pharaoh Francis
The Faster Redder Road: The Best UnAmerican Stories of Stephen Graham Jones
by Stephen Graham Jones and Theodore C. Van Alst
LUCID
by [...]

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