Translate to multiple languages

Subscribe to my Email updates
If you enjoyed these post, make sure you subscribe to my Email Updates

Sunday, March 03, 2019

11 new science fiction and fantasy books to check out this March | Books - The Verge

Andrew Liptak, Weekend Editor for The Verge notes, Stories of alternate universes, spacers, and magicians.

Photo: Andrew Liptak / The Verge
Now that my son is in school, I’ve been wanting to introduce him to some of the classic books that I read when I was younger. The first book on the list was a no brainer: J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit, which has become a nightly read for the two of us.

Reading The Hobbit out loud has made me see the book in a totally different light. Tolkien’s language is fantastic, building up tension through a series of adventures as Bilbo, Gandalf, and his dwarvish companions get into trouble and back out of it again. It’s the perfect novel before bed — plenty of excitement, but most importantly, plenty of cliffhangers to keep him waiting for me to read it the next night.

For readers looking for something a little more recent, this year is a particularly good one, and the next couple of months are particularly appealing, with March and April bringing some highly-anticipated books. Here are 11 science fiction and fantasy (and one related nonfiction) books to check out in the first half this month: 

Source: The Verge