Ghost Story: Harry Dresden and the Jim Butcher Promise

Jim Butcher's latest entry in the Dresden Files series, Ghost Story, feels like the gutsiest of his popular paranormal detective novels so far. Like its immediate predecessor, Changes, Ghost Story showcases Butcher's willingness to enact huge, sweeping changes to the status quo that he's established. » 8/02/11 8:00am 8/02/11 8:00am

10 Ace Investigative Reporters From Science Fiction and Fantasy

Journalists don't always get the best rap in science fiction and fantasy. For every truth-pursuing scribbler, there's a horde of hero-slandering Rita Skeeters. But that doesn't mean the genre is completely without its ink-stained heroes. Here's our roster of all-stars. » 6/14/11 10:30am 6/14/11 10:30am

The Definitive History of Science Fiction and Fantasy Cop Shows

This fall's television offerings include Grimm, a fantasy take on the police procedural in which a homicide detective must protect humanity from fairytale evil. And Terry Pratchett has a new procedural on the way, set in his Discworld universe. » 5/19/11 1:00pm 5/19/11 1:00pm