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    The Real Story Behind Stephen King’s “Pet Sematary”

    How far is too far? As an author or filmmaker, where do you draw the line between what you can and cannot do in good conscience? For many, the line is crossed with children – or, more specifically, children dying. Which is the subject of Stephen King’s most disturbing...
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    A Science Fiction Classic – Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

    What makes us human? What is the single most important aspect of humankind that separates the man from the animal? After all, we can think – but so can monkeys. Thinking, or rational thought, rather, therefore could not be the key. In Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, famed...
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    Star Wars Aftermath: Life Debt Review

    Star Wars Aftermath: Life Debt Review By Richard Lynch Author Chuck Wendig Published by Del Ray Books   War is brutal. People are slaughtered for no reason, homes are destroyed, and lives are thrown irreparably into chaos. Traditionally Star Wars has adamantly avoided the very real, very human impact...
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    Questions for the Potter Verse

    Hi, I’m Alex.  I’m a Harry Potter fan and have been for over a decade. I remember reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone before it was cool because my mother picked it up in a Barnes & Noble thanks to a tip from her British friends.  I remember...
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    Joe Hill’s ‘The Fireman’ Burns Brightly

    Joe Hill’s ‘The Fireman’ Burns Brightly I’m going to come right out and say it – someone needs to take whatever Joe Hill uses to write with away immediately. Burn his computer and rip up his pages. The very act of Hill writing should be illegal. It’s just too...
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    Beyond Ender’s Game: Where to Go After Book #1

    Beyond Ender’s Game: Where to Go After Book #1 By Tahlia Merrill Kirk   If you’re a sci-fi fan, you’ve probably already read Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game. Heck, lots of high schools are now assigning it in English class, so there’s a growing number of non-nerds who have...
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    Review – Ernest Clines’ READY PLAYER ONE

    Review – Ernest Clines’ READY PLAYER ONE Nerds of the world, take heed: you need to read Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One. If you want to skip the rest of this review, fine. At least you’ve got my message. Ready Player One focuses on a dystopian future in which...
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    How Charles Dickens helped Shape the Marvel Universe

    How Charles Dickens helped Shaped The Marvel Universe We have Charles Dickens to thank for a lot of things in literary fiction but did you know he left his mark on the Marvel universe as well? I don’t mean he wrote a comic, although some of his books did...
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    Geeky Books Worth Reading

    Geeky Books Worth Reading  Nowadays, every part of culture is geeky in one way or another.  Even though geekdom originated from science fiction, it now spans across everything from broadcast television to clothing prints.  If you’re looking to explore geekdom in a different, less commercial way, how about you...