Things that are grouped: your re-reads, re-watches, short and long-lived themes and special events, alphabets and other things that recur.

December 17 2013

Magic & Good Madness: A Neil Gaiman Reread

A massive reread of Neil Gaiman's works, manifesting in a myriad of ways.
November 8 2013

Magnificent Bastards on

A week devoted to gushing about the terrible (fictional!) people we can't stop watching.
July 25 2014

Malazan Reread of the Fallen

Bill Capossere and Amanda Rutter read the Malazan Book of the Fallen series with both fresh and experienced eyes
February 1 2013

A Memory of Light

Looking back at The Wheel of Time and looking forward to its concluding installment A Memory of Light.
January 30 2012

Military Science Fiction on

We explore the military science fiction sub-genre with contributors and some of the subgenre's biggest authors.
October 29 2011

Monster Mash on is celebrating Halloween in 2011 by dedicated a whole week to classic (and then some) monsters!
May 2 2010


A week of celebrating Tove Jansson's adorable and adventurous Moomins
July 21 2009

Moon Landing Day

A collection of over 30 of science fiction's greatest writers and figures reminisce about the day humanity landed on the moon. (a.k.a.'s first birthday)
November 22 2011

Muppet Week

Fun with Muppets and a delving into Jim Henson's fascination with the science fiction and fantasy genres.
August 19 2011

Noir Week on

From The Big Sleep to The Third Man, Kiss Me Deadly to Soylent Green, Shadow of a Doubt to Dark City, we make the most of our "And Related Subject" tagline
September 5 2010

OK, where do I start with that?

Jo Walton works through her bookshelf to let you know where to start in the oeuvres of science fiction and fantasy authors.
July 10 2014

On This Day

Celebrating notable figures in science fiction and fantasy on their birthdays.
August 6 2010

Paranormal Romance and Urban Fantasy Month guest bloggers and more celebrate the urban fantasy and paranormal romance genres.
May 15 2014

Patrick Rothfuss Reread

A very in-depth analysis of the first two books of The Kingkiller Chronicles by Patrick Rothfuss, encompassing The Name of the Wind and The Wise Man's Fear.
July 16 2014


A place for Tor Books Art Director Irene Gallo to (obsessively) explore a theme in drawings and paintings, pulling from all styles and eras.
June 22 2012

Pixar Movie Marathon

In preparation for the release of Brave, watches all of Pixar's films!
April 13 2014

Poetry Month celebrates National Poetry Month with poems by science fiction/fantasy authors.
July 21 2014

The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe

An interview series where authors are given 5 to 10 random questions. Hilarity is ensured!
July 1 2014

Post-Binary Gender in SF

A column exploring post-binary gender (more than just female and male) in science fiction and fantasy.
July 18 2011

Potterpalooza on

A celebration on of all things Harry Potter, featuring book and movie reviews, essays and coverage leading up to the final film.
July 22 2014

Queering SFF

Brit Mandelo examines queer themes and issues within science fiction and fantasy.
July 21 2014

A Read of The Dark Tower

Our Constant Reader (and big Stephen King fan) author Suzanne Johnson reads through The Dark Tower series for the first time.
July 24 2014

A Read of Ice and Fire

Leigh Butler reads through A Song of Ice and Fire for the first time.
February 8 2012

Readers Guide to the New DC Universe

Tim Callahan introduces readers to the new DC Comics lineup following the 2011 relaunch.
August 8 2013

Reopening The X-Files

A rewatch of the creepy, complex X-Files, discussing select episodes, myth arcs, monsters of the week, and more.
July 28 2014

Rereading The Empire Trilogy

Tansy Rayner Roberts rereads Raymond E. Feist and Janny Wurts' Empire Trilogy.
July 26 2013

Rereading K.J. Parker's The Folding Knife

Jared Shurin digs into K.J. Parker's spiraling masterpiece The Folding Knife
July 30 2014

Rereading Melanie Rawn’s The Dragon Prince Trilogy

Judith Tarr rereads Melanie Rawn’s The Dragon Prince trilogy.
February 28 2011

Re-reading Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey-Maturin series

Jo Walton's reread of the Aubrey-Maturin series by Patrick O'Brian.
September 18 2011

Revisiting the Hugos book reviewer Jo Walton revisits the Hugo nominees and winners year by year to discuss their merits.