Ghost Story Wins Booker Prize

Earlier this year, we highlighted one of the Booker Prize shortlist as particularly interesting and a front runner for the award. That book was Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders. Yesterday, the Booker Prize committee announced that George Saunders was the winner of the 2017 Man Booker Prize. Considered the premier prize in the... Continue Reading →

Black Wings VI is available for Pre-Order

Black Wings VI is the latest installment in PS Publishing's gorgeous series of Lovecraftian horror collections. This book contains no fewer than twenty two brand new stories and poems from a selection of authors. You can now preorder the book from their website in two formats. Their standard hardback, or the limited edition, signed, slipcase edition.... Continue Reading →

Parsec Award Finalists Announced!

The Parsec Awards celebrate the best in Science Fiction and Fantasy Podcasting, and they've just announced the finalists for the 2017 awards. There are between three and six nominees selected in each of the categories, and a total of fourteen categories, so there's a long list below! Each of the categories has now been passed... Continue Reading →

Superstructure of the Week: Alderson Disk

Named after Dan Alderson, a NASA scientist who had a love for science fiction, the Alderson Disk is probably the most ambitious megastructure ever conceived. This theoretical structure is shaped in the form of a compact disk - but blown up to nearly incomprehensible proportions. With billions of time the surface area of Earth, the... Continue Reading →

Hitchhiker’s Guide Returns to Radio

The BBC have announced the return of the cult classic The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy to Radio 4. To mark the 40th anniversary of Hitchhiker's first being heard over the airwaves, the original cast are reuniting for a series to be known as "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Hexagonal Phase". Confirmed as returning... Continue Reading →

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