There are lots of ways for characters to travel in science fiction stories: spaceship, wormhole, and teleportation to name a few. All of these are useful for getting characters to move across long distances in a hurry. But from the days of early science fiction (before mankind mastered the power of flight) to the steampunk books found on shelves today, a particular method has persisted as being one of the most beloved modes of transport: the airship
Fancy the airship, do you? This week at the Kirkus Reviews blog, I look at Science Fiction and Fantasy’s Love Affair With Airships.