Confused About Steampunk? Let Cherie Priest Explain

The Seattle Times asked Boneshaker author Cherie Priest to explain Steampunk to its readers, and along the way she also explains why people are so fascinated by technology whose inner workings is so apparent. Says Priest: "An iMac or an iPhone is pretty and seamless and blank. It's an intensely amazing thing, but if it… » 1/26/10 11:00am 1/26/10 11:00am

Independent Publishers Who Are Reinventing The Future

Genre publishing has taken some hard hits in recent years — but a slew of independent publishers is still out there, charting the unknown regions of book publishing and keeping your reading lists weird. Here are our favorite indy presses. » 11/20/09 1:02pm 11/20/09 1:02pm