Roam by Dez Schwartz is an innovative fantasy novel with a sweet romance and a premise that leaves worlds open to discovery.
Did you love Blackwing by Ed McDonald? Did you love The Holver Alley books by Marshall Ryan Maresca? Or are you just a fan of grimdark fantasy and rough characters? If any of those things are true, you are going to want to check out the fantastic new novel Priest of Bones, the first in the War For the Rose Throne series, by Peter McLean.
Are you a fan of pop culture? Do you love when your books refer to your favorite things in veiled or outright terms? In Worldshaper, the first book of Edward Willett's new fantasy portal series, you get seamless current world references woven into new worlds.
The Man in the High Castle meets Pacific Rim - if that doesn't catch your attention I don't know what will. That's the underlying presence behind Mecha Samurai Empire by Peter Tieryas.
Fantasy and magic and a phoenix? If any (or all) of that is of interest to you, we've got a new book for you to check out! This week, I'm sharing thoughts on a debut: The Late Great Wizard is the first book (and the first of a new contemporary fantasy series) from Sara Hanover.
If you're a fan of creative, gritty, and dark fantasy books and have not yet read Blackwing from Ed McDonald, you are missing out. Blackwing was the first in McDonald's Raven's Mark series. The second book, Ravencry, is available on August 21, 2018. In advance of it's release, I had the opportunity to ask Ed about the Misery, ravens, and geek loves.
With camp on the horizon, we had a chance to talk to Seanan McGuire about her own geek loves and camp experiences, plus The Girl in the Green Silk Gown!
Are you a fan a vampires and the urban paranormal worlds filled with supernatural creatures? Do you hate starting a series in the middle and feeling like you’re behind? If you answered yes to one or both of those questions, then you’ll want to pick up Chloe Neill’s latest. She has returned to the world of the Chicagoland Vampires with the first in a brand-new series, Wild Hunger, available from Berkeley Publishing on August 14.
Last year, the “D” was noticeably absent from Comic Con International: San Diego. This year, he’s making his presence known, and “coming harder.” He is all over the convention to let you know the Deadpool 2 Super Duper $@%!#& Cut will be released on digital August 7 and 4K Ultra HD & Blu-Ray on August 21.
Despite being a huge fan of DC Comics and related properties, when DC Universe was announced, I was skeptical. After all, how many streaming content services do people really need? But now, after previewing the content that will be available, I'm convinced it will be worth the expense. I know I'll be subscribing and eagerly awaiting the launch this September.
Here’s where we share what our specific highlights are and where you might be able to run into us, your friendly neighborhood Geek Girl Pen Pals, if you’re making the nerd pilgrimage to San Diego Comic Con 2018.
We are now just over a week away from Comic-Con International 2018. That means the full programming schedules have been released for the convention. This is certainly a shaping up to be a very different year for the convention: just look at the Hall H and Ballroom 20 programming. With HBO and Marvel (mostly) skipping the annual event, there are large gaps of what generally filled the big rooms. Here are some of the highlights for this year.
In 1952, Sparrow Hill Road was the site of Rose Marshall's death. Rose has been walking the ghost roads ever since and she's been called [...]
The amazingly talented Bill Hader (how can you not love the infamous Stefon?) stars in (and produces and directs and writes for) the dark comedy [...]