Science Fiction News

HarperCollins to Publish Andromeda Strain Sequel (April 1, 2019): HarperCollins has announced plans to publish a sequel to Michael Chrichton's Androme Strain. It will be called The Andromeda Strain Evolution.

Veronica Roth Ventures Into Science Fiction in Carve the Mark (May 17, 2016): Veronica Roth's next series will be science fiction. It starts with Carve the Mark which arrives in stores early next year.

Women Writers Dominate 2015 Nebula Awards (May 16, 2016): Women won in all category but one at the 2015 Nebula Awards. The winning novel is uprooted by Naomi Novik.

X-Files Young Adult Novels Will Follow Mulder and Scully as Teenagers (April 12, 2016): Detectives Mulder and Scully will play teenagers in a new young adult book series coming out in 2017.

Dark Horse to Launch Comic Series Based on James Cameron's Avatar (October 9, 2015): Dark Horse Comics is launching a comic book series based on James Cameron's Avatar.

DreamWorks Acquires Rights to Michael Crichton's Novel Micro (July 2, 2015): DreamWorks has acquired the rights to Michael Crichton's novel, Micro. The novel was completed by Richard Preston after Crichton passed away.

Orbit Acquires Two New Science Fiction Novels by Ann Leckie (May 26, 2015): Orbit has acquired two new science ficiton novels by award-winning author Ann Leckie.

Archie, Betty and Veronica Will Battle the Sharknado This Summer (April 18, 2015): Archie Comics is doing a crossover edition with Syfy this summer in honor of Sharknado 3. Archie, Veronica, Betty and Jughead will battle flying sharks in a special edition.

Star Wars Returns to Marvel With Release of New Star Wars Comic Series (January 9, 2015): The original Star Wars characters will star in the new Star Wars comic which will be released by Marvel. The first issue is expected to sell one million copies.

Winners of the 2013 Nebula Awards Announced (May 17, 2014): The winners of the 2013 Nebula Awards have been announced. Ann Leckie won Best Novel for Ancillary Justice

Del Rey and Disney Announce Adult Star Wars Novels (April 28, 2014): Del Rey and Disney announced a series of new adult novels based on Star Wars. The books will be canon. The Legend series is not canon, but will stay in print.

Veronica Roth Talks Divergent Trilogoy (October 25, 2013): Veronica Roth talks about finishing the Divergent Triology. She says she is happy the films are being shot in Chicago.

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Total Recall Book Cover Art Revealed (April 18, 2012): Simon & Schuster unveiled the book jacket for Arnold Schwarzenegger's autobiography, Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story, which will be published in October 2, 2012.

NPR Publishes List of Top 100 Sicence Fiction and Fantasy Books (August 21, 2011): NPR has published the results of its annual summer reader's survey.

Robots Turn On Us in Robopocalypse (June 20, 2011): Robopocalypse, by Daniel H.

2011 Hugo Award Nominees Announced (May 9, 2011): The nominations for the 2011 Hugo Awards were announced at a joint ceremony held at Norwescon and Eastercon.

James Frey Pens Teen Alien Series for HarperCollins (July 10, 2009): James Frey, the author of the discredited, memoir A Million Little Pieces, is now writing science fiction for young adults.

Nebula Awards Announced (May 14, 2007): The Nebula Awards were announced this past Saturday night.

Uma Thurman Buys Film Rights to The Swarm (May 29, 2006): The Associated Press is reporting that Uma Thurman has purchased the film right's to Frank Schaetzing's The Swarm.

New War of the Worlds Books in Stores (June 27, 2005): USA Today reports that three new illustrated versions of H.