Why do readers get so angry when their favorite books don't make (subjective) "best of" book lists?
On reading slow, short, and selective to transition from reading for quantity into reading to understand, explore, and cherish more.
Bill Gates has recommended two books to help us feel more optimism about human progress. But is it enough to overcome the daily news?
The attraction for specific editions with beautiful dust jackets is turning me into a book collector. What should I do?
Collections of the year's best science fiction and fantasy short fiction, all coming out this year.
Science fiction has a reputation for excluding women writers, but recent science fiction anthologies suggest that wasn’t always true. Library ...
The hilarious novel, King Dork (2006) by Frank Portman (1964) satirizes book recommending across generations. Tom Henderson (aka King Dork) ...
"The pulp magazine subculture is fading away. Its fans are dying, and I tend to feel genre distinctions are beginning to fade too."
On the ways in which the TV show Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams differs from the original stories, for better or for worse.
12 advantages to using a Kindle for your book club read (and 9 disadvantages).
When you break the rules and your punishment is writing a 100% accurate list of your entire unread collection of books on GoodReads.
On the book Frankenstein Dreams and what the people of the past thought about fantastic futures.
Nonfiction that explores ideas from science fiction (or vice versa).
Find book clubs overwhelming? Maybe just try the buddy read!
On the joy of reading children's literature as an adult.