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Justin Cronin on Star Trek and Shakespeare

Justin Cronin has spent a few weeks on the road, promoting his newest novel, <i>The</i> <i>City of Mirrors.</i> It’s the last in the trilogy that started with <i>The</i> …


The 10 Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of 2016 So Far

From silkpunk to Big Data dystopia, the year's best SF/F (so far).<p>Four magical Londons or four women who meet during a violent rebellion? Sleeping …

The Big Book of Science Fiction

Literary power couple Ann and Jeff Vandermeer have spent the last couple years hard at work to compile their aptly named volume <b>The Big Book of</b> …

Science Fiction

The Top 7 Books That Can Make You a Better Writer |

Writing is an expensive skill in the business world. Research from the National Commission on Writing showed that employers spend about $3.1 billion on remedial writing training each year.<p>And it's likely this trend will continue. Four years ago, data from the National Assessment of Educational …


8 Best New Books to Read in February 2016: Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and nothing says “I love you” like a new book; after all, flowers die, but books are forever. Or maybe you are …


ADSR Book One, a book for discovering new music on your smartphone

Snowday is one of 14 electronic artists featured in ADSR Book more

New Music

10 Places to Visit in Montreal

Restaurant impresarios are looking beyond Québécois classics at influences ranging 
from old-school Argentinean to ’70s-era Chinese. 
— Mark Slutsky


Wild West Novels Have Suddenly Gotten A Whole New Exciting Lease on Life

Lately, the Western novel has been getting really fun again. Most of us probably think of Louis L’Amour’s, or maybe Joe Lansdale’s classic Weird West …


Crazy-Fast Ramen with Bacon, Egg, and Kimchi

Dinner tonight: This spicy, 30-minute ramen with kimchi, bacon, and a poached egg.<p>Look in my fridge and you'll almost always find a package of fresh ramen noodles from Sun Noodle. Discovering these changed the way I cooked during my first post-college years, when I was still learning to wean myself …

Deep Frying

Beyond Angkor: Inside the lost world of Phnom Kulen

When I got to Phnom Kulen with my guide, Chanthorn Kong (“Chan”), and he had shown me the sacred river (with the serene faces of Hindu deities gazing up through water turned golden by sunlight) and the Reclining Buddha (“Please don’t write on the Buddha”, said a polite sign that had been …

6 Cookbooks to Get You Out of Your Same-Old Culinary Routine

We all have our food quirks: There are those of us who still subsist on a toddler-approved diet of buttered noodles, and in the age of kale, there are grown adults who won’t touch a cruciferous vegetable. Food habits can be extremely hard to break, but there’s no excuse for not trying a new type of …

China Miéville Novella This Census-Taker Is A Strange Meditation On Stories And Memory

China Miéville is known for some strange and often brilliant works of speculative fiction. His latest book, <i>This Census-Taker</i>, is an intriguing look …

The best science fiction novels – review roundup

Eric Brown on Occupy Me by Tricia Sullivan, Ancestral Machines by Michael Cobley, All The Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders, The Masked City by Genevieve Cogman and AfroSFv2, edited by Ivor W Hartmann<p>A new novel by Tricia Sullivan is an event to be celebrated, and in <b>Occupy Me</b> (Gollancz, …


40 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books With Potential to Rock Your World in 2016

<i>United States of Japan by Peter Tieryas, available March 1, 2016</i><p>In this list compiled by i09, readers who are enthusiasts of the science fiction and …

Boeuf Bourguignon (Beef Stew With Red Wine, Mushrooms, and Bacon) Recipe

Classic <i>boeuf Bourguignon</i>, the French beef stew made with red wine, mushrooms, pearl onions, and bacon, is arguably the world's greatest beef stew. Here's how to make it with tender beef and a deep, rich flavor.<p><b>Editor's Note:</b> This recipe originally called for an oven temperature of 275°F, which has …


This Breathtaking Italian Hotel Is Carved Out of a Massive Cave

A one-of-a-kind Mediterranean oasis that's as good as it gets.<p>262K<p>SHARES<p>Treating her to dinner or flowers for a special occasion is always nice — but …

10 incredible rail journeys you've probably never heard of

The Dystopian Books That Put A Fresh Spin On The Old Genre

If popular fiction books are to be believed, the world as we know it is definitely ending, and soon -- the only question is when, and how.<p>A firm belief in an eminent doomsday isn’t the only thing that keeps people reading dystopian fiction, of course -- it’s also a neat means of examining the …


15 Recipes That Upgrade Ramen Noodles

This is what ramen could look like outside of the white carton.<p>This is what ramen could look like outside of the white carton.<p>Need more noodles? Prepare to fall in love with's 50 Most Delish Stir Fries.

Sorcerer of the Wildeeps Is an Epic Fantasy Unlike Anything You’ve Read Before

We’re living in an exciting era for fantasy literature, with a lot of really interesting approaches to magical worldbuilding. But I’ve still never …

One-Pan Pasta

Martha made this recipe from Martha Stewart Living magazine, on Cooking School episode 304.

Books To Read While You Wait For George R.R. Martin To Finish 'GoT'

George R.R. Martin recently ‘fessed up that the final installment of <i>Game of Thrones</i> won’t be done anytime soon -- or at least not quickly enough to please his ravenous fans, whose love for him has proven to have limits.<p>If you’re of the hungrier and hungrier population of readers who <i>just can’t wait</i> …


Upgrade an Often Forgotten Space: Inspiring Ideas from Super Stylish Hallways

(Image credit: Desire to Inspire)<p>A hallway doesn't have to be just a way to get from point A to point B. With a little creativity and a little time, …


23 Budget-Friendly Meals to Help You Start the Year Off Right

We’re all a little worn out after all that holiday shopping, but saving money in the new year can actually start in the kitchen. If your takeout bill is nearing astronomical heights and the drive-thru isn’t the healthy non-salads you want to be eating, cooking budget-friendly meals at home is the …


Salt and Vinegar Chicken Recipe

"This is a chicken recipe that can be done in the oven or on a grill. It has a very salty/vinegary taste and a crispy outside. To do on a grill, …


The Best Novel You’ve Never Heard Of

Pauline Kael, Randall Jarrell, and Jonathan Franzen were all fans of this under-the-radar masterpiece from 1940.<p>When I came to New York in 1981, I …

22 Hearty Cold-Weather Slow-Cooker Recipes


The Essential Cyberpunk Reading List

It’s now been over three decades since cyberpunk first exploded, and in that time we’ve seen gorgeous movies, read fascinating books, and seen dozens …

15 Essential Jazz Albums to Know (and Own)

Joe Locke is a renowned jazz vibraphone player who has recorded with everyone from Grover Washington Jr. and Kenny Barron to the Münster Symphony …


Super-Simple, Super-Spicy Mongolian Beef Recipe

"This is a great-tasting recipe that is easy to prepare ahead and takes minutes to actually cook it! Serve with rice and veggie side for a nice …