All the magical Londons. Over at, there's a great roundup of all the fantasy versions of London that have appeared in books, movies and other media, from Gaiman to Rowling. With a ton more brought up in the comments. » 9/08/14 4:09pm 9/08/14 4:09pm

February Books: Hackers, Guns-for-Hire, and Supernatural Cops

What's new for February? Cherie Priest tries her hand at bad-ass bloodsuckers. There's also paranormal police, feminist hackers, and an ARG that sparks a revolution that may overturn a whole government. » 2/09/11 1:11pm 2/09/11 1:11pm

A Doctor Who writer breathes new life into the "magical detective" novel

Every television network is looking at doing a police procedural with fairies, monsters or magicians, and there's one book they should all take a look at: Ben Aaronovitch, who wrote for classic Doctor Who during its waning years in the late 1980s, has created the perfect blend of CSI and Harry Potter, with his new… » 2/09/11 8:30am 2/09/11 8:30am

George R.R. Martin's A Dance with Dragons is really almost done!

Good news from New York Comic Con's Del Rey / Spectra panel: George R.R. Martin is just 5 chapters away from the end of A Dance with Dragons! Plus, we'll soon see old school Del Rey titles in ebook form. » 10/10/10 1:15pm 10/10/10 1:15pm