11 Most Prolific Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors of All Time

When you discover a new favorite author, you want to dive in and read all of his or her works — but sometimes, that means a paltry stack of five or six books. And then there are some authors whose output would take years to read. Here are the 11 most prolific science fiction and fantasy authors of all time. »10/11/13 1:31pm10/11/13 1:31pm

Read a very punny excerpt from Piers Anthony's new Xanth novel, Luck of the Draw

If you're like a lot of fantasy and SF lovers, you grew up reading Piers Anthony's goofy, punny Xanth series, about a bunch of hapless citizens of a magical world called Xanth. (People from our world are known as Mundanes.) Every person from Xanth is born with a special magical power, which might be super-powerful,… »1/10/13 7:11pm1/10/13 7:11pm

In 1987, a young fantasy fan ran away from home to live with author Piers Anthony

Many of us feel like we know our favorite authors through their novels and from the various details of their lives they choose to share. In 1987, a 15-year-old boy named Andy felt that he knew science fiction and fantasy author Piers Anthony so well that he wanted to live with him. So, he packed up his bag, hopped a… »8/05/12 12:30pm8/05/12 12:30pm

10 Debut Science Fiction and Fantasy Novels That Took the World by Storm

This month, many of us are trying to pound out a novel. The ultimate dream is to break into the publishing world with a debut that makes people sit up and take notice. And there's some good news on that front — some of science fiction and fantasy's most beloved writers have made a splash with their very first… »11/03/11 1:08pm11/03/11 1:08pm