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Weirdly specific mix tape Vol. 6: The post-apocalyptic road trip

In these novels, the idyllic images of life on the road are replaced by something more sinister.
  • Jul 24, 2019

Weirdly Specific Mixtape Vol. 5: Science fiction for foodies

Mark Watney’s Mars potatoes are just the beginning.
  • Jun 24, 2019

I know you’re mad at the show. But ‘Game of Thrones’ is still one of the best epic fantasies ever.

George R.R. Martin brilliantly subverted tired tropes.
  • May 16, 2019

Weirdly Specific Mixtape Vol. 4: What’s love got to do with it?

A look at some of the best science fiction books about artificial intelligence.
  • May 14, 2019

Weirdly Specific Mixtape Vol. 3: The trash we leave behind

Fantasy and science fiction writers are getting inspiration from our castoffs.
  • Apr 18, 2019

The weirdly specific mixtape Vol. 2: Close encounters of the tentacled kind

A diverse group of authors are using the science-fiction trope in new and interesting ways.
  • Feb 13, 2019

The weirdly specific mixtape Vol. 1: Space fantasy books to read

For when you need to escape the fact that 2018 is still happening.
  • Dec 20, 2018

Even though ‘we are in the darkest timeline,’ N.K. Jemisin still thinks humanity is worth saving

The “How Long ‘til Black Future Month?” author talks race, short stories and how the industry has changed.
  • Dec 3, 2018

The 5 best science fiction and fantasy novels of 2018

Books that sent readers to the moon and back.
  • Nov 13, 2018