Sherlock Holmes

Improbable Interviews – Cherith Baldry

Improbable Interviews – Cherith Baldry

An interview with Cherith Baldry, one of the contributors to the anthology Improbable Botany. Read More »

Improbable Interviews – Adam Roberts

Improbable Interviews – Adam Roberts

I have recently edited a new anthology of science fiction and fantasy stories about fantastical flora. The book, Improbable Botany, features authors who between them have won the Arthur C Clarke, British Science Fiction Association, John W. Camp... Read More »

LESLIE CHARTERIS’S “AMAZING” SAINT

LESLIE CHARTERIS’S “AMAZING” SAINT

Is it old? Is it new? Is it even SF/F? Steve examines the ever-popular Saint series by Leslie Charteris. Read More »

Scide Splitters: In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh by Mike Resnick

Scide Splitters: In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh by Mike Resnick

Scide Splitters reviews a story collection by one of science fiction and fantasy’s most prolific authors of short form humorous fiction. Read More »

REVIEWS: John Shirley—Between Genres (Always)

REVIEWS: John Shirley—Between Genres (Always)

Steve considers two of John Shirley's different genres: Fantasy Detective and Western! Read More »

AMAZING THINGS: Sherlock On Sale

AMAZING THINGS: Sherlock On Sale

Another daily special from Night Shade Read More »

Talus and the Frozen King by Graham Edwards

Talus and the Frozen King by Graham Edwards

A murder mystery set in stone age Britian. Read More »

Review – The Fictional Man by Al Ewing (Solaris, 2013)

Review – The Fictional Man by Al Ewing (Solaris, 2013)

The Fictional Man, published by UK imprint Solaris, is based on an impossible conceit, one of those high concept movie-friendly ideas where one aspect of reality is altered from our world but things continue just the same. Absurd, but depending on ho... Read More »

We Can be Heroes

We Can be Heroes

The conversation got me thinking about heroes and what characteristics are expected of a hero from generation to generation. Read More »

“Don’t Worry Grandma! I Don’t Read Comic Books, Just the Classics!”… (Illustrated)

“Don’t Worry Grandma! I Don’t Read Comic Books, Just the Classics!”… (Illustrated)

The combination of visual simplicity and effective story telling awakened my sense of wonder and exposed me to new ideas which widened my understanding of life and reality. Read More »

Page 1 of 212