Amazing Stories

J. K. Rowling

RETRO REVIEW: ANDRE NORTON (1 of several)  

RETRO REVIEW: ANDRE NORTON (1 of several)  

A lot of old ('50s and early '60s) SF was written ... Read More »

“Underbreak” de Cristián Londoño: tecnologías de control

“Underbreak” de Cristián Londoño: tecnologías de control

A review and analysis of Underbreak, the latest no... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 11

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 11

A new fantasy entry for the greatest fantasy novel... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 10

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 10

The character of the young Arthur, known as Wart, ... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 9

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 9

A new addition to the Greatest SF&F works of all t... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 8

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 8

An 8th tome is added to our running list of - THE ... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 7

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 7

The latest induction into the Greatest of All Time... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 6

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 6

Which novel has RK vetted for this go 'round? Rea... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 5

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 5

Read on to find the latest addition to The Greates... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 4

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 4

"Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impos... Read More »

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 3

The Greatest Fantasy Novels of All Time Part 3

Find out what novel has just been added to the Gre... Read More »

The Ten Greatest Wizards of All Time

A bit problematic, this list. My experience with ... Read More »

The Great Harry Potter Reread #3: The Prisoner of Azkaban

The Great Harry Potter Reread #3: The Prisoner of Azkaban

Matt Mitrovich tackles the third in the Harry Pott... Read More »

The Art & Science of World Building: The Tools You Need to Make a Believable World

The Art & Science of World Building: The Tools You Need to Make a Believable World

World building spices real physical and social fac... Read More »

The Changing Face of Science Fiction

The Changing Face of Science Fiction

Some of the brightest minds in the science fiction... Read More »

Dreaming of Writing a Bestseller

Dreaming of Writing a Bestseller

This is a valid desire. It is, after all, why most... Read More »

A Science Fiction Timeline: Yesterday and Tomorrow

A Science Fiction Timeline: Yesterday and Tomorrow

A timeline of the development of science fiction, ... Read More »

Interview with Award-Winning Editor Ellen Datlow

Interview with Award-Winning Editor Ellen Datlow

For more than 30 years, Ellen has edited speculati... Read More »

Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (aka J.K. Rowling)

Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (aka J.K. Rowling)

While there is a decided absence of magic in the n... Read More »

Sequential Wednesdays #11 – The Quiet Majesty of Kazu Kibuishi

Sequential Wednesdays #11 – The Quiet Majesty of Kazu Kibuishi

Out in the world of beautiful stories, digital art... Read More »

The Ergodic* Nature of Games

The Ergodic* Nature of Games

When I was in college studying creative writing, I... Read More »

ASM Blog Horde Interview with Kristina Grifantini

Welcome to the Amazing Stories BLOG HORDE INTERVIE... Read More »

Sex and the Senshi

Sex and the Senshi

(Author’s Note: This article deals with issu... Read More »

Finding Women in Science Fiction

Finding Women in Science Fiction

Where are all of the women writers in Science Fict... Read More »

The History of Fantasy, Part III: I Think You Got a Little Grit In Your … Everything

I’d mentioned previously the spectrum of modern fa... Read More »

Defending Quality Over Popularity

It is to my ever increasing frustration that I con... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 2)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 2)

Why Are You Writing?: Deciding on the writing care... Read More »