Alan Dean Foster

Scide Splitters: Unidentified Funny Objects 6 edited by Alex Shvartsman

Scide Splitters: Unidentified Funny Objects 6 edited by Alex Shvartsman

Unidentified Funny Objects, science fiction and fantasy’s first and only annual humor anthology series, is back for a sixth year with stories by Jim C. Hines, Mike Resnick, Alan Dean Foster, Jody Lynn Nye, Esther Friesner, Gini Koch, Ken Liu, Jack Ca... Read More »

Review: Christmas Magic ed. by David G. Hartwell

Review: Christmas Magic ed. by David G. Hartwell

T’is the season for holiday stories. In memory of popular editor David G. Hartwell, the yuletide Tor Books anthology Christmas Magic has just been re-released for all the good boys and girls of fandom. Read More »

‘From the Adventures of Luke Skywalker’: the Star Wars novelization 40 years on

How does the novelization of Star Wars hold up 40 years after its release? Read More »

Star Wars Art: Because we haven’t heard enough about Star Wars Lately!

Star Wars Art: Because we haven’t heard enough about Star Wars Lately!

No. You haven't seen enough Star Wars yet Read More »

Excerpt: The IX by Andrew P. Weston

Excerpt: The IX by Andrew P. Weston

An excerpt from Andrew Paul Weston's debut novel, The IX, from the Perseid Press. Read More »

Re-reading Alien, Aliens, and Alien 3

Re-reading Alien, Aliens, and Alien 3

Titan Books brings us the movie novelizations of all three books written by Alan Dean Foster in the original Alien saga. This powerful trio exemplifies why Foster is the master of movie novels. Read More »

Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Star Wars?

Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Star Wars?

Darren Slade explores the dangers inherent in an ever-expanding Star Wars universe and asks if George Lucas will ever get to make his art films? Read More »

Jingoism and the Culture of Fear in Star Trek Into Darkness

Jingoism and the Culture of Fear in Star Trek Into Darkness

Having seen Star Trek Into Darkness twice now, and having very much enjoyed it, my aim is to avoid spoilers here whenever possible, for the sake of those readers who might intend to see the film but haven’t gotten around to it yet. That said, if you... Read More »

Hey, Who Shot First? Again!

Hey, Who Shot First? Again!

A fan’s examination of the evolution of Star Wars from book to film to book to re-releases. Read More »