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15 Science-Fiction And Fantasy Books For Fans Of N.K. Jemisin, Because You Can Only Re-Read 'The Fifth Season' So Many Times

If you love fantasy and science fiction books, you already love N.K. Jemisin, reigning queen of all things speculative. She made history as the first …

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of July 2018

Book Three of The Legends of the First Empire<p>The alliance of humans and renegade Fhrey is fragile—and about to be tested as never before. Persephone …

Secret settings hidden in your Android phone will make it feel twice as fast

Modern Android phones are so much faster and smoother than they used to be even a few short years ago. Of course, speed on a smartphone is just like …

Italy's Best-Kept Secret Isn't What You Think

A guide to the uncharted region that's breaking out in its own right.<p>From the winding cliffs of the Amalfi Coast to the rolling Tuscan hills and …

Sparkling Wine

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of June 2018

On an island junkyard beneath a sky that glows with radiation, a deadly secret lies buried in the scrap. Seventeen-year-old Eve isn’t looking for …

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>Part I: 1.–25.</b><p>Dubbed the “Nigerian Harry Potter,” Okorafor’s YA crossover novel of a Nigerian-American girl with albino skin and a deep well of …

Books

28 New Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Well Worth Checking Out in March

Spring is almost here, and with it a fresh crop of science fiction and fantasy books to fill your shelves—with stories about werewolves, witches, …

The 100 best movies on Amazon Prime right now

The library of movie titles that are available for Prime members is vast and has an impressive mix of old classics and current releases.<p>We get it. You're busy with your life, it's kind of tough to scroll through all the titles. So we did it for you.<p><b>Here are the 100 best movies available right now</b> …

Paramount Pictures

Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of February 2018

It’s been five years since a cosmic incident known as The Ring of Fire transported the modern day town of Grantville, West Virginia, through time and …

18 new science fiction and fantasy books to read this February

Visit distant planets, conspiracies, and galactic conflicts<p>I’m not really one for New Years resolutions, but according to my Goodreads challenge, I only read 50 books last year — three short of my intended goal. I’ve been working to balance work, life, and reading time over the last couple of …

All the science fiction, fantasy, and horror books that everyone will be talking about in 2018

Bookshelf goals<p>With a new year comes the promise of new books hitting bookstores. 2018 is shaping up to have plenty of adventures to delve into — taking readers to distant planets, fantastical realms, and beyond. We’ll meet some authors publishing their first-ever novels, and we’ll become …

The Basics and Beyond: An In-Depth Guitar Lesson by Steve Vai

People are turned onto the guitar in different ways. A lot of it might have to do with who you are hanging out with, or if you have a brother or …

13 sci-fi series starters to break in your new ebook reader

Visit other worlds<p>So you just got a new ebook reader for the holidays this year. Nice! Now, it’s time to find books to load it up with, which should give you plenty to read on your trip home, or if you need an excuse to avoid relatives for a couple of hours.<p>Here’s 13 science-fiction books that kick …

The 17 Best Movies No One Saw In 2017

The greatest movies you've barely heard of<p>2017 has been a corker for cinema, with the likes of <i>Dunkirk</i>, <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>, <i>Wonder Woman</i>, <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> and <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> knocking it out of the park. But there were also plenty of absolute gems that fell under the radar.<p>Here's our pick of …

33 science fiction and fantasy books that everyone will be talking about in 2017

Better make some space on your shelves<p>We’ve already taken a look at what novels are hitting bookshelves this month, but 2017 promises to be a huge year for science fiction and fantasy literature as a whole. There’s going to be some great reads from debut authors, while some of the best names in the …

17 Netflix Hidden Gems That'll Stretch Your Imagination

Because good shows make you think.

The Greatest Albums You’ve Never Heard

There are <b>cult heroes</b>, and there are <b>one-hit wonders</b>. And then there are bona fide megastars who, despite enjoying worldwide acclaim, still release …

How a single sentence from Angela Merkel showed what Trump means to the world

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> On Sunday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel uttered a single sentence that speaks to how fundamentally President Donald Trump has reshaped -- and will continue to reshape -- the world, and America's place in it.<p>"The times when we could completely rely on others are, to an extent, …

Mixed Vegetable Soba Noodle

<i>Soba noodles tossed with bell peppers, mushrooms, and snap peas in a delicious spicy and savory sauce. This mixed vegetable soba noodle is the</i> …

Santa Maria Novella church in Florence, Italy

Santa Maria Novella ★★<p>This Florentine church puts painting in perspective—literally, as home to some of the most groundbreaking frescoes of the early …

8 Reasons to Fall in Love with Florence

Welcome to the Italian city that loves meaty sandwiches, truffles, and drunken spaghetti<p>1) Order a Lampredotto<p>Of all the sensorial delights available …

Sights in the Oltrarno

Oltrarno attractions<p>The sights, monuments, museums, and churches of Florence's Oltrarno district<p>Hanging off either side of this ancient bridge over …

5 Days in Tuscany: Itinerary for 5 days in Tuscany to include Top Destinations

Spread out for the full effect, with two or three bases to move around more easily<p>Tuscany has so many things to offer! Cities with countless amounts …

Learn the Difference Between Coupon and Yield to Maturity

Beginning bond investors have a significant learning curve ahead of them that can be pretty daunting, but they can take heart in knowing that it's …

Investing

A New Phase

Searching for new surroundings in retirement? Here's our 2016 list of the top 25 U.S. places for retirement. We canvassed data covering housing and other costs of living, taxes, crime rates, weather and air quality, doctor availability and opportunities for an active lifestyle, including walking, …

Ferrari looks to burnish brand value ahead of IPO

MILAN (AP) — Ferrari's sleek sports cars and souped-up Formula 1 racing machines have made the prancing horse logo among the world's most powerful …

Camera Captures What It’s Like to Get Eaten by a Grizzly Bear

When Brad Josephs took his GoPro camera out in beautiful Alaska, he was probably trying to get majestic footage of Grizzly bears for the BBC’s Great …