Science Fiction + Fantasy

The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of February

It’s a smashing month for new SF and fantasy. Don’t miss Pierce Brown’s incandescent trilogy finale, Charlie Jane Anders’ sci-fi and fantasy mash-up, and many more gripping stories that will expand the horizon of your imagination.

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A Doubter's Almanac

Amazon's Best Books of February: Part One

February is the shortest month, but there’s no shortage of great books. Here, our first installment of the Best Books of the Month...

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Essential Reads: Books for Surviving Valentine’s Day

A Essential Reads list that includes at least one perfect book that will match whichever mood zaps through you when you think, “Whoa, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner!?”

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All the Birds in the Sky

“Witch Vs. Mad Scientist”: Charlie Jane Anders on Her Novel "All the Birds in the Sky"

Author Charlie Jane Anders—and the editor-in-chief of—answers our questions about her mesmerizing, thoughtful, and hilarious novel of a witch and a tech genius who grow up together, grow apart, and finally have to save the world.

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Grace of Kings

New Year, New Authors: Top Sci-Fi and Fantasy Authors Recommend Talented New Writers

It's the time of year for pushing boundaries and embarking on new adventures. The Amazon Book Review asked Richard Kadrey, John Scalzi, Pierce Brown, and Kevin Hearne to suggest talented new writers who have grabbed their attention—and whose books you should try, too.

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Announcing the 2016 Philip K. Dick Award Nominees

The 2016 Philip K. Dick Award nominees were announced today.

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The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of January

A mostly dead ghost-talker, rampaging angels, and a young queen who must flee her city or die… These stories and more make up the best science fiction and fantasy books of January.

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Shannara Chronicles

Terry Brooks on the Shannara Chronicles: From Page to Screen Fearlessly

Terry Brooks’ Shannara series has been a pillar of the fantasy genre for decades, and many have wondered why there are no films or TV shows set in his rich world. Now there will be, with the January premier of the “Shannara Chronicles” television series. In his own words, Terry Brooks explains the twisty path traveled from page to screen—and why the show turned out far better than he ever dared imagine.

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Movie Exclusive: Behind the Scenes of "The 5th Wave"

"The 5th Wave" looks like the next big young adult book adapted for the big screen coming the theaters in January. Here is an exclusive behind-the-scenes video...

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Star Wars The Force Awakens

Reading the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Novelization [No Spoilers!]

The novelization of feature films often include scenes that are left on the cutting room floor or gives insight into characters’ motivations that isn't revealed on the big screen. See how “The Force Awakens” novelization adds to the movie-going experience.

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