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The 14 Fantasy Series Every Bookworm Must Read

Looking for the ultimate list of geeky reads? Ahead, we're highlighting our editor's picks for must-read epic fantasy series, with all the elements …

Europe's best national parks

Yours to keep: a free pass to Europe’s best bits – areas enshrined as national parks, where the only entry requirement is a sense of adventure.<p>Hike across sparkling glaciers, explore wild, fabled forests and meet mountain goats with this sampler from our new title, <i>The Best Things in Life are …

New Adventures: all the best science fiction and fantasy books coming out in August

Space pirates, horror conventions, and epic fantasies<p>It’s a new month, which means that it’s a good time to look forward to the coming onslaught of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels coming out in the next couple of weeks. Get ready, because there are some amazing books coming to a …

New adventures: what to read in science fiction and fantasy this month

Dinosaurs, Deep Space Opera, and a bespectacled wizard boy<p><i>Every month, a trove of undiscovered worlds arrive in bookstores, waiting for explorers. New adventures is a new weekend series that will preview the month ahead in science fiction and fantasy novels.</i><p>This month, we’ve got books from places …

Asian Science Fiction & Fantasy: The Essential Reading List (2016)

Recommendations from <i>Niall Harrison, Nisi Shawl, Jaymee Goh, Indra Das, Anil Menon & Others</i><p>What are some of the most successful examples of Asian …


7 Standalone Novels for Fantasy Lovers

<i>While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of our favorite posts from the last several</i> …


The 2016 World Fantasy Award Nominees Have Been Announced

The nominees for the 2016 World Fantasy Awards have been announced, including Lifetime Achievement recipients David G. Hartwell and Andrzej …

Three Must-Read 21st Century Fantasy Novels

Summer is the perfect time to sit out in the sun, relax, and crawl into a good book. We here at Geek & Sundry have separated the wheat from the chaff …


These 10 Comics From the 1990s Would Make Must-See TV In The 2010s

Though the 1990s aren’t considered a real “Golden Age” by comics aficionados, characters from that era are enjoying a renaissance via media adaptations in movies, TV and games. Suicide Squad, the much-hyped DC/Warner Brothers movie due out on August 5, features the character Harley Quinn, created …

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10 Forgotten Fantastical Novels You Should Read Immediately

Fans of magical prose and magical worlds, take heart. Titan Books has recently released a special limited edition version of steampunk legend James …


The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.


26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

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England rugby union team | Sport | The Guardian

Chris Ashton, now at Toulon, returns to Twickenham to take on England as a Barbarian, hoping to represent his country again one day

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