Are You Afraid of the Dark? Here’s Why

by Courtney Vice Horror novels: either you love ‘em or you hate ‘em. There’s something personal about our fears; in a way, its exposing our vulnerabilities out for everyone to see, which isn’t the most pleasurable experience for everyone. Some people might just not like the unrealistic aspect of horror novels. After all, there’s no... Continue Reading →

Tale as Old As Time: How Fantasy Has Changed

by Courtney Vice We all remember our first fantasy experience. Whether you were binge-reading Tolkien nestled in between the bookshelves at your local library or was fascinated with the mythical world of Harry Potter when you first saw Daniel Radcliffe’s glasses clad face on the big screen, fantasy had a way of slipping a little... Continue Reading →

The Importance of Fictional Religions

Religions, faiths, cults, and spiritualities (or lack thereof) shape and define our worldviews, personalities, and cultures. If you have ever been to a far off, exotic country then you know that religion is the most important factor shaping its culture. It affects what a culture eats, their music, their architecture, their calendar, and their views... Continue Reading →

New Inkitt Competition Launched

Our regular readers will already know what a fan I am of Inkitt, you can check out some earlier posts that highlight what they have to offer here, here and here. A great publisher that opens up the process of reading through submitted manuscripts to the public, a clever use of crowdsourcing in the internet age.... Continue Reading →

Free Fantasy Books from Inkitt

It's time for another selection on Inkitt's very best submitted work. This time we're focusing on some Fantasy books, rather than the Science Fiction of previous posts. Curated by Alex at Inkitt, this is a selection of some of the very best Fantasy on the site. Don't forget, the popularity of a book on the... Continue Reading →

6 More Sci-Fi Picks from Inkitt

Following on from our previous post on the hidden gems of Inkitt we are delighted to present another collection of six novels. These novels have already been gathering some traction with the audience over at Inkitt why not take a look at them yourself? Have you already read any of these? As always, we love to... Continue Reading →

10 New Sci-Fi eBooks Available for Free!

For those of you that haven't yet heard of them, I'd like to introduce Inkitt. I'll let Alex from Inkitt introduce the concept: Inkitt's mission is to help rising talent get discovered: as readers read novels on the Inkitt website (or their iOS app), the Inkitt algorithm analyzes reading behavior to predict future bestsellers. If... Continue Reading →

Everville Competition

Everville Courtesy of our upcoming interview with Roy Huff, we are delighted to be able to share a competition he is hosting. Check below for your chance to win a $250 Amazon Gift Card and a copy of Everville: The Fall of Brackenbone. Giveaway Keep an eye out for out upcoming Featured Friday! segment with... Continue Reading →

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