Space! Dragons! Space dragons (that’s a thing)! Welcome to the sci-fi and fantasy corner of Book Riot, where we discuss the best fantasy book series (and best fantasy books that standalone–yes, those do exist), military sci-fi, science fiction books for kids, cozy sci-fi (also a thing!), and more. Pack your lembas bread and let’s get reading.
5 YA Sci-Fi and Fantasy Novels That Tackle Climate Change
These YA climate fiction books use elements of fantasy or science fiction to illuminate issues of our own world, age, and climate...
How Reading Sir Terry Pratchett Helped Me Through My Depression
"Sir Terry Pratchett and his characters provided me with my idea of hope and justice and love and truth (and a hard...
5 Comics and Graphic Novels to Read if You Love THE EXPANSE
Screaming Firehawks: have you watched all nine episodes of our beloved THE EXPANSE? At a loss for what to do until S5...
7 Amazing Illustrated Editions of Neil Gaiman’s Novels
Seven lushly illustration editions of Neil Gaiman's novels.
5 Comics and Graphic Novels to Read if You Enjoyed THE WITCHER
Even with no knowledge of the property, I'm enjoying Netflix's THE WITCHER. If you've finished and need more fantasy in your life,...
15 Science Fiction Short Stories To Take You Out of this World
We're in a new golden age of science fiction, especially science fiction short stories. These are some of the best stories you can read right now online.
20 Must-Read 2020 SFF Books
Hold on to your space helmets! Novellas about exorcists and dystopian novels about fascist-fighting librarians, these 2020 SFF books have all that and more.
15 Of The Best LGBTQ Science Fiction Books
If you're in the mood for a ragtag spaceship crew or queer superheroes living their best lives, check out this list of the best LGBT science fiction books.
Take This Lord Of The Rings Quiz To Find Your Next Fantasy Read
Take this Lord of the Rings quiz to discover your next fantasy read! Mermaids, epic battles, dragonriders, there's something for every fantasy reader.
Read Harder 2020: A Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novella
Get your science fiction and fantasy fix in short form with these excellent novellas -- perfect for the 2020 Read Harder challenge.
Roughing It in Science Fiction and Fantasy
Since I did a lot of camping in the last year, I've been noticing camping in sci-fi and fantasy all over the place! Let's take a tour.
Magic, Myths, and Assassins: 6 Latinx Fantasy Novels You Can’t Miss
Check out new magical worlds in these Latinx fantasy novels. Magic, myths, assassins, and stories that will keep you captivated!
16 of the Best Standalone SFF Novels From 2019
We're visiting Book Riot's Swords & Spaceships newsletter to get recommendations of 2019 standalone science fiction and fantasy novels.
Quiz: What Should You Read Before THE RISE OF SKYWALKER?
Whether you're still waiting to see it, or you were at the premiere, we've got some Star Wars books to read around...
6 Book Recommendations for Douglas Adams Fans
Looking for a book similar to Douglas Adams' novels but not sure where to find it? Don't panic! We've got six recommendations just for you.