French-Canadian director, Denis Villeneuve’s version of DUNE has its release date, for later this year, and I for one am so excited, even if I do have to watch it streamed rather than see it on the big screen, in a cinema!  This is the first in a series of movies being directed by Villeneuve, …

About the Author KAREN OSBORNE is a speculative fiction writer and visual storyteller living in Baltimore. She is a Nebula finalist and graduate of Viable Paradise as well the Clarion Writers’ Workshop. Osborne has won awards for her news & opinion writing, and her short fiction appears in Uncanny, Fireside, Escape Pod, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, …

This week’s episode opens with a fun-filled nod to the 50’s, with a young couple lying in the back of a pickup truck, staring up at the stars, looking for aliens When, suddenly out of nowhere, the zephyr pops out of the time stream and flies erratically right across the now screaming pair of kids …

Everyone has their own favourites, everyone will tell you what it is about this movie or that one, that they so admired that they just had to include it on their Top 10 favourites, whether that’s the last decade, or all time favourites. So of course, I’m going to add my 2 cents worth, and …

Title: THE CANDLE AND THE FLAME Author: Nafiza Azad Publisher: Scholastic Press ISBN: 9781338306040 Genre: YA Fantasy BACK COVER BLURB Fatima lives in the city of Noor, a thriving stop along the Silk Road. There, the music of myriad languages fills the air, and people of all faiths weave their lives together. However, the city …

Just when you think you know what’s happening in an Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode, you’re going to get gifted breadcrumbs of things to come, and clever little nuggets of information that fill in holes, but also, you get plenty of character building arcs that are just as satisfying, as far as I’m concerned, as the …

Title: HOW TO BEE Author: Bren MacDibble Publisher: Groundwood Books ISBN: 9781760294335 Genre: YA | Children’s Fiction | Dystopian BACK COVER BLURB Sometimes bees get too big to be up in the branches, sometimes they fall and break their bones. This week both happened and Foreman said, ‘Tomorrow we’ll find two new bees.’ Peony lives …

About the Author NICOLE GLOVER works as a UX Researcher. A bike commuter and running enthusiast, she enjoys baking and figuring out what book to read next. The Conductors is her debut novel. About the Book A compelling debut by a new voice in fantasy fiction, The Conductors features the magic and mystery of Jim …