All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Can't Miss in October!

October brings an amazing horde of great books, to keep you reading way into the night. Lois Lowry concludes the Giver saga, Justin Cronin continues the Passage trilogy, and Iain M. Banks has a new story of the Culture. Plus Catherynne M. Valente's latest Fairyland novel, and Cory Doctorow's follow-up to Little Brother » 10/02/12 3:54pm 10/02/12 3:54pm

Alfonso Cuarón's astronaut thriller Gravity is finally ready to go.…

Writer Zak Penn explains why The Avengers is like no other superhero movie, while Roberto Orci and Simon Pegg explain where Star Trek is headed next. Plus new Hunger Games cast members, tons of Games of Thrones interviews, and more! » 4/19/11 6:00am 4/19/11 6:00am

Justin Cronin explains his vampires in "The Passage," and drops…

We caught up with bestselling author Justin Cronin, whose novel The Passage depicts a post-apocalyptic world of psychic vampires. He told us what makes his vamps tick, and also what's in store for the Ridley Scott-produced Passage movie. » 8/05/10 5:17pm 8/05/10 5:17pm

Does Justin Cronin's ultra-trendy 700-page vampire epic live up to the…

The Passage by Justin Cronin is getting raves from people like Stephen King, and Ridley Scott has already optioned the post-apocalyptic vampire epic from the PEN/Hemingway Award-winning literary author. But is it any good? Bookslut's Janet Potter evaluates. Spoilers ahead... » 6/09/10 1:36pm 6/09/10 1:36pm

Ridley Scott Could Make Big Budget Vampire Films Interesting Again

Ridley Scott hopes to pair up with his Gladiator screenwriter another time, to teach this world how to make vampire movies awesome again. Together, they'll adapt Jonathan Ainsley's novel The Passage. There's just one problem: it hasn't been released yet. » 9/17/09 7:00am 9/17/09 7:00am