Western

Review: The Lone Ranger and Green Hornet comics collection

Review: The Lone Ranger and Green Hornet comics collection

The Lone Ranger Green Hornet comic is overall an entertaining read, very much in the spirit of its pulp fiction origins. Read More »

Book Review: Rip Tide by Kat Falls

Book Review: Rip Tide by Kat Falls

Life in a western under the sea Read More »

Book Review: Dark Life by Kat Falls

Book Review: Dark Life by Kat Falls

A novel about deep sea living isn't the deepest, but then it's a Western too.... 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 »

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 »

A Fan’s Anniversary of Sorts

A Fan’s Anniversary of Sorts

Some personal fannish history, a couple of takes on Amazing Stories from 1938, a recap of Modesty Blaise, a pic of John Travolta and a review of John M. Whalen's Vampire Siege at Rio Muerto. What's not to like? Read More »

Excerpt: Vampire Seige At Rio Muerto

Excerpt: Vampire Seige At Rio Muerto

"Hunting monsters is my business.” It’s more than a catch phrase that Monster Hunter Mordecai Slate uses. It’s a way of life—a way that is sorely tested when a wealthy New Mexican ranchero hires him to track down the vampire who ravished his daughter... Read More »

You Can’t Beat a Double Ace

You Can’t Beat a Double Ace

The double novels produced by Ace Books were works of art, inside and out. You just can’t beat holding a double Ace in your hand. Read More »

Crossroads: Where Genres Meet in the Night

Speculative fiction's ability to stay fresh is a direct result of its ability to blend with other genres: the mash-up, the hybrid, the literary crossroad are where science fiction has always found innovation. We're a magpie genre, and I think that sh... Read More »