all ebooks in category: Science Fiction History & Criticism

An Informal History of the Hugos: A Personal Look Back at the Hugo Awards, 1953-2000
English | August 7th, 2018 | ISBN: 0765379082 | 576 pages | EPUB | 1.95 MB

Engaged, passionate, and consistently entertaining, An Informal History of the Hugos is a book about the renowned science fiction award for the many who enjoyed …

Imagining the Future of Climate Change : World-Making Through Science Fiction and Activism
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0520294459 | 169 Pages | PDF | 0.93 MB

From the 1960s to the present, activists, artists, and science fiction writers have imagined the consequences of climate change and its impacts on our future. …

Astrofuturism: Science, Race, and Visions of Utopia in Space
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0812218477 | PDF | pages: 305 | 18.4 mb

Astrofuturism: Science, Race, and Visions of Utopia in Space is the first full-scale analysis of an aesthetic, scientific, and political movement that sought the amelioration …

«Stephen King's The Dark Tower Concordance» by Robin Furth
English | ISBN: 9781451695045 | EPUB | 3.4 MB

The Dark Tower is now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba The Dark Tower series is the backbone of Stephen King's …

Gateways to Forever: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1970 to 1980
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1846310032 | PDF | pages: 504 | 78.5 mb

This third volume in Mike Ashley's four-volume study of the science-fiction magazines focuses on the turbulent years of the 1970s, when the United States emerged …

Illustrated World of Tolkien
2019 | ISBN: 1645171310, 0753733803 | English | 288 pages | EPUB | 404 MB

An enchanting reference book for everything Tolkien! J. R. R. Tolkien’s fictional universe is as infinite as the human imagination, but not all who wander …

Star Wars and the History of Transmedia Storytelling
2018 | ISBN: 9462986215 | English | 328 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Star Wars has reached more than three generations of casual and hardcore fans alike, and as a result many of the producers of franchised Star …

Fantasy, Politics, Postmodernity
English | 2014 | ISBN: 9042038586 | 280 pages | PDF | 2 MB

"The books are true while reality is lying…" Championing the popular Fantasy genre on the same terms as its readers, Rayment casts a critical eye …

«The Everything Guide to C.S. Lewis & Narnia Book: Explore the magical world of Narnia and the brilliant mind behind it»
English | ISBN: 9781440538254 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Now, more than ever, the works of C.S. Lewis enthrall and entertain readers of all ages. But who was this man of intellect and imagination? …

Posthumanism in Young Adult Fiction: Finding Humanity in a Posthuman World
2018 | ISBN: 1496816692 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Contributions by Torsten Caeners, Phoebe Chen, Mathieu Donner, Shannon Hervey, Angela S. Insenga, Patricia Kennon, Maryna Matlock, Ferne Merrylees, Lars Schmeink, Anita Tarr, Tony M. …