Five Reasons to Love Science Fiction Romance

Mainstream science fiction has no time for love, Doctor Jones. We'll get 30 pages of almost fetishistic description of a spaceship but when it comes to relationships we get a terse, "They coupled." That's hot. In the hardest of hard science fiction, personal relationships are persona non grata. What if you could have a… » 8/27/13 6:25pm 8/27/13 6:25pm

The Spacesuit-Ripping Sexcapades of Science Fiction Romance Novels

The final frontier of pulp literature is the romance novel, which is also the biggst selling book genre. So it's not surprising that a growing subset of romance novels also feature lovelorn spacemen (and women.) After all, astronauts need loving too. As the handful of romance books featuring spaceship battles and… » 11/10/08 8:40am 11/10/08 8:40am