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Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

The 30 Best Sports Books Ever Written

Fill the gaps between watching sport with the greatest writing about Muhammad Ali, Brian Clough, Diego Maradona and more<p>What the following list includes: two books about Brian Clough, two novels, two books on tennis and a dozen other sports covered, plus backgammon. (Backgammon is not a sport.) And …

The 100 Best Fantasy Novels of All Time - Unbound Worlds

<b>1.</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 magical talent is …

CrimeReads Celebrates 420 With Stoner Mysteries List

We probably aren’t the first to remind you that today is 4/20, the day appointed to celebrate cannabis consumption as well as weed culture. Instead of (or in addition to) watching some of the worst movies ever made – “Hansel and Gretel Get Baked” springs to mind – why not squeeze your brains a …

The best recent science fiction and fantasy novels – reviews roundup

Autonomous by Annalee Newitz; Blackfish City by Sam J Miller; The Wolf by Leo Carew; The Silenced by Stephen Lloyd Jones and The Tangled Lands by Paolo Bacigalupi and Tobias S Buckell<p><b>Autonomous</b> (Orbit, £8.99) is the debut novel from Annalee Newitz, a science journalist and co-founder of the SF …

Science Fiction

Top 10 books about the apocalypse

Weaponised flu, hoax bombs that start exploding, totalitarian America and brain-thirsty zombies – here’s a flood of fictional world endings – and one that’s real<p>The apocalypse – the literal end of the world – has long captured humanity’s dark imagination. Is it because the end of life on Earth is …

Sony's turntable for audiophiles is now on sale for $599.99

Order now or buy it in stores on May 22nd<p>Sony's PS-HX500 turntable, which was a standout at CES back in January, is about to launch at retail. Today the company announced that it's taking orders for the $599.99 turntable, and the device will be hitting stores on May 22nd. If all you're looking to …

Top Japanese Restaurants in Seattle That Go Beyond Sushi and Ramen

For many, the only images that come to mind when they picture Japanese food are sushi and ramen. In reality, those are only two of a wide variety of styles that are considered Japanese cuisine, and in fact tend to be the specialty of the restaurant realm, rather than of Japanese home cooks. Seattle …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …

Internet

16 Helpful Tips For Traveling The World

Traveling internationally is exciting — and also a little daunting.