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MIND MELD: Books We’ve Worn Out Re-Reading

[Do you have an idea for a future Mind Meld? Let us know!] There are books we read once. There are books we re-read. And then there are the books that we wear out because we [...]

May 7, 2014 // 11 Comments

MIND MELD: Holding out for a Hero

[Do you have an idea for a future Mind Meld? Let us know!] On SF Signal Mind Melds, we’ve discussed Anti-Heroes, Villains, and Sidekicks. It’s been a while since we [...]

October 10, 2012 // 9 Comments

MIND MELD: Monarchies in Fantasy

UPDATED to include a response from Delia Sherman [Do you have an idea for a future Mind Meld? Let us know!] Very often, in secondary world fantasy novels, the default [...]

July 18, 2012 // 9 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/18/09

The LA Times Lev Grossman (The Magicians). The LA Times reviews Joe R. Lansdale and USA Today reviews Lev Grossman. Bibliophile Stalker interviews Lavie Tidhar. Diana Pharaoh [...]

August 18, 2009 // 0 Comments