Monthly SFF Lists

Nine SFF novels that should be on your list in August (SYFY)
Six YA books to read this August (SYFY)


20 true crime books that will make you want to sleep with the lights on (Oprah Magazine)
Life on Mars — So close, but so frightening (Los Angeles Times)
When the robots take over; 4 new sci-fi reads (Los Angeles Times)
Science fiction gets criminal (Los Angeles Times)
Travel to the near future with these sci-fi reads (Los Angeles Times)
The Best Science Books of Spring 2018 (Unbound Worlds)
The 10 best sci-fi and fantasy books of 2017 (SYFY)

Reviews & Features

These two YA books are the perfect summer romcoms (Bustle)
'Burnout' Is An Essential Guide To Tackling Stress, Aimed Specifically At Women (Bustle)
So you're late to the A Discovery of Witches fandom (SYFY)
Part 'Star Wars' homage, part unexpected coming-of-age novel: 'Black Star Renegades' (Los Angeles Times)
The Amish survive the apocalypse in 'When the English Fall' (Los Angeles Times)
The AI in C.A. Higgins 'Radiate' poses fundamental questions (Los Angeles Times)
Antonia Honeywell's novel 'The Ship' asks what happens when we get everything we thought we wanted (Los Angeles Times)
The Lost Queen is the feminist King Arthur story that reminded me why I love to read (SYFY)
Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri is a rich fantasy novel based on Indian history (SYFY)
A Spark of White Fire: a fantastic space opera based on The Mahabharata (SYFY)
Blink-182's Tom DeLonge Wrote an Alien Conspiracy Theory Book (Bustle)
Science is sexist: Slaying male superiority in 'Inferior' (Bitch Magazine)
Westworld and Superintelligence: Life Finds a Way (
The Expanse: Can We Colonize Our Solar System? (
Timeless and Time Travel: Is It Possible? (

Interviews & Profiles

Balli Kaur Jaswal on Sisterhood, Identity, and Why Representation Matters (Shondaland)
Leaving Ms. Marvel: G. Willow Wilson discusses the iconic character and how Wonder Woman is different (SYFY)
Q&A: Naomi Alderman on her electrifying work of feminist sc-fi, 'The Power' (Los Angeles Times)
Deborah Harkness on A Discovery of Witches and the new book set in the All Souls universe (SYFY)
Ann Leckie on her fantasy debut The Raven Tower and the challenges of writing a god (SYFY)
Stuntwoman, armorer, and author S.L. Huang talks Zero Sum Game and the power of math (SYFY0)
What if women were our first astronauts? Mary Robinette Kowal discusses her Lady Astronaut novels (SYFY)
S.A. Chakraborty's The City of Brass started out as history fan fiction (SYFY)
Exclusive: Nidhi Chanani's second graphic novel Jukebox will release in 2020 (SYFY)
Roshani Chokshi on working with Rick Riordan and the challenges of representation (SYFY)
Aditi Khorana on privilege and feminism in The Library of Fates (SYFY)
Rebel Rising: An interview with Beth Revis (SYFY)
Hope Nicholson explores comics history with The Spectacular Sisterhood of Superwomen (SYFY)
Interview with Mark O'Connell, author of The Close Encounters Man (Unbound Worlds)

Cover Reveals, book trailers, & Excerpts

Cover reveal: A House of Rage and Sorrow by Sangu Mandanna (SYFY)
Exclusive cover reveal: Spider-Man: Far From Home: Peter and Ned’s Ultimate Travel Journal (SYFY)
Exclusive: Book trailer reveal for Natalie C. Parker’s Seafire (SYFY)
Exclusive: An excerpt from Sabaa Tahir's A Reaper at the Gates (SYFY)