Books

“Unclassifiable” can be such a lovely thing. It’s easy to understand why we’re always in such a rush to put stories into a genre, and then a sub-genre, whether you’re a publisher, reviewer or a fan, but there’s something quite wonderful about taking a step into an uncertain world. Especially when you’re in the hands
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A grieving father is drawn into a dangerous conspiracy in near-future SF Zero Bomb By Jonathan Hatfull 04-04-19 7 Author: MT Hill Publisher: Titan Books Buy on Amazon If you like this, try… Kraken by China Miéville A missing giant squid is the catalyst for an impossible mystery Anyone looking to escape the grim reality
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On publication of Bloodwitch, the latest in the multiple bestselling Witchlands series, author Susan Dennard talks exclusively to SciFiNow about her writing inspirations, the importance of reading… and, er, Justin Timberlake. As an author, people often ask, “Where do your ideas come from?” I’ll be honest: this question has always puzzled me because ideas are
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We are thrilled to be able to reveal the cover for Jaine Fenn’s upcoming sci-fi/fantasy novel Broken Shadow, the finale to her Shadowlands duology – a post-apocalyptic world, divided between the bright, alien skyland and the intrigue-ridden shadowlands. Rhia Harlyn, noble and rebellious scientist, watches the skies. The stars are changing shape: something is happening to
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Coming from Orbit Books this October, we have the cover reveal for Tade Thompson’s The Rosewater Redemption, designed by Charlotte Stroomer. “In this powerful finale to the award-winning Wormwood trilogy, life in the newly independent city state of Rosewater isn’t everything its citizens were expecting… Life in the newly independent city state of Rosewater isn’t everything
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With the release of Paul Tremblay’s new short story collection Growing Things And Other Stories on the horizon for 2019, we’re thrilled to be able to reveal the cover for the book, as well as an exclusive excerpt from short story The Thirteenth Temple (the ‘new’ A Head Full Of Ghosts story). A mixture of some of Paul’s most acclaimed short
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Aristocrats – aren’t they the worst? Entitled and elitist; cruel and often willfully sadistic. They’re more than wealthy, more than powerful – they believe the right to rule runs in their very veins. That’s what separates them from mere Bond-style supervillains. Anyone can claw themselves up to fortune or position, but you can’t buy class.
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The incredibly talented, prolific and outspoken writer Harlan Ellison has passed away at the age of 84. The news was broken by Christine Valada, who tweeted: Susan Ellison has asked me to announce the passing of writer Harlan Ellison, in his sleep, earlier today. “For a brief time I was here, and for a brief
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SciFiNow is delighted to launch the cover today for Rosewater, the sci-fi debut from Tade Thompson, coming from Orbit this September. This cover is designed by Charlotte Stroomer, a designer at Little Brown Book Group. Winner of the inaugural Nommo Award for Best NovelAfrica’s first award for speculative fictionJohn W. Campbell Award finalist for Best
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