Books

  • To Blind To See The Truth: J.K. Rowling Calls Out Fan Doubts That Dumbledore Is Gay

    Posted Sunday, March 29th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Back in 2007, after the release of ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,’ J.K. Rowling was asked if Albus Dumbledore had ever loved any one, to which she replied “Dumbledore is gay, actually.”  The casual revelation shook the world however becoming headline news, but since then the dust has settled and most accept this as […]

  • ‘The Leviathan’ Swallows Up Simon Kinberg And Neill Blomkamp

    Posted Sunday, March 29th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Irish filmmaker Ruairi Robinson’s ‘The Leviathan’ will be moving forward in a big way with a couple new names attached to the feature film. You may not be overly familiar with Robinson as his only full length film released so far was ‘The Last Days on Mars,’ but you will recognize Simon Kinberg (‘X-Men: Days […]

  • Exclusive Interview With Author Ania Ahlborn

    Posted Sunday, March 22nd, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Ania Ahlborn has just released her fifth novel, ‘Within These Walls‘ which we had a chance to review. A story built on a few familiar tropes but told with a unique style that you just can’t put down. Recently she had some free time to share with us for an interview on both her work […]

  • Barking Up The Weird Tree: FOX Releases New ‘Wayward Pines’ Trailer

    Posted Friday, March 20th, 2015 08:16 pm GMT -4
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    The new ‘Wayward Pines‘ trailer continues to demonstrates the oddball nature of the upcoming show on FOX, a show whose unsettling nature is a probably there as much to remind us that M. Night Shyamalan is an excecutive producer as to keep the show close to the source material, the novel ‘Pines’ by Blake Crouch. […]

  • Veronica Roth Talks About How The Movie ‘Insurgent’ Differs From Her Novel

    Posted Thursday, March 19th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Fans of ‘Insurgent‘ may have noticed that the latest trailer had a large change from the novels and author Veronica Roth is speaking out on what to expect from the film. While many films differ from their source material, there has been quite a large contention brought up by fans of the series. Of course, […]

  • Book Review: ‘Arrow: Heroes and Villains’

    Posted Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    In the lengthy companion book ‘Arrow: Heroes and Villains,’ the casual fan can find many new tidbits of information about the various characters from the CW’s ‘Arrow,’ though for the more hardcore viewers, the book may just feel like it’s lacking in a lot of new information. All the pages detailing the life of Oliver […]

  • Book Wars: Cover and Details on ‘Star Wars: Aftermath’ Plot

    Posted Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 04:28 pm GMT -4
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    As a long time ‘Star Wars’ Expanded Universe fan, I cannot help but look at the emergence of the new book in the new “canonical” continuity with some sadness, remembering the original “first book after ‘Return of the Jedi,’” the excellent ‘Truce at Bakara’ by Kathy Tyers. However, even I must admit that there is […]

  • (Sort of) New Robert A. Heinlein Story To Be Published This May

    Posted Sunday, March 15th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Robert A. Heinlein fans, get ready to “grok” a brand new short story from the dean of science fiction. ‘Galaxy’s Edge’ magazine is set to publish a new Robert A. Heinlein story in their upcoming May issue. The piece is titled ‘Field Defects: Memo from a Cyborg’, and it’s actually a letter written by Heinlein […]

  • Description Of Upcoming ‘Star Wars’ Novels Hint At New Characters And Plot Details

    Posted Friday, March 13th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Some new plot details from upcoming ‘Star Wars‘ novels might have just teased characters from the upcoming film and what the original cast has been up to! It was recently announced that there were 20 novels planned to fill the void between the time periods of ‘Star Wars: Return of the Jedi’ and ‘Star Wars: […]

  • ‘Star Wars’ Books Begin ‘Journeys To The Force Awakens’

    Posted Friday, March 13th, 2015 02:21 pm GMT -4
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    For many ‘Star Wars’ fans, the past couple years have had a bittersweet quality to them. Sure, we’re getting new ‘Star Wars‘ movies starting late this year, and there are few things as exciting as that, but as part of the lead up to the sequel trilogy, Lucasfilm also struck the entirety of the Expanded […]

  • Paul S. Kemp Will Introduce An LGBT Character Into ‘Star Wars’ Canon

    Posted Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    In a universe already populated by diverse beings from various worlds, the ‘Star Wars’ reality is about to get even more diverse.  In the upcoming book ‘Lords of the Sith’ by Paul S. Kemp, which will be released on April 28th, 2015, readers will meet Moff Mors, a lesbian who is described as an “incredibly […]

  • Book Review: ‘Within These Walls’ By Ania Ahlborn

    Posted Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    How far would you go for success? What if the thought of forever was real? In ‘Within These Walls’ author Ania Ahlborn answers these questions in a paranormal thriller that will keep you glued to the page! That being said, not everything in the book might seem unique when put in a big picture kind […]

  • List Of Nebula Award Nominees

    Posted Saturday, February 21st, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America have announced the nominees for this year’s Nebula Awards. The Nebula Awards will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year, and winners will be announced in Chicago on Saturday, June 6th. Here are the nominees: Novel The Goblin Emperor, Katherine Addison (Tor) Trial by Fire, Charles E. Gannon […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘Battle Royale’ by Koushun Takami (1999)

    Posted Thursday, February 19th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    It’s time for Throwback Thursday, ScienceFiction.com’s ongoing column dedicated to the great science fiction of the past, and what we have for you is a real blood bath. How much of a blood bath? Well, let’s just say that out of forty-two characters, only two survive… so… yeah. That’s enough blood to take a few […]

  • The Uprising Begins In This New Trailer For ‘Insurgent’

    Posted Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Get ready for the second chapter in the movie adaptations of Veronica Roth’s popular YA novel series, as ‘The Divergent Series: Insurgent’ is due in theaters on March 20th, 2015.  At the end of the last film, Tris’ fellow Dauntless allies were brainwashed and sent to conquer the passive Abnegation tribe, the faction that Tris […]