There are many thrillers starring veterans and young warriors, but a select few are written by authors who served themselves! And no one writes a warrior like a warrior. In the spirit of the holiday, we’ve picked 5 riveting thrillers written by and for members of the military.
Sometimes you’re just not in the mood to read about a hero on an epic journey. That’s why we created this list of books featuring characters who a bit more…morally ambiguous. Here are some villains we know you’ll love to root for!
Revenge is a dish best served cold—as cold as space, in fact. Maybe that’s one of the reasons revenge pairs so well with science fiction. Looking for a tale of vengeance in the cold, hard vacuum of space? We have some suggestions!
Whether we got into science fiction and fantasy as kids or adults, there were plenty of women in the pages of our favorite books that inspired us. The fearless women in these books taught us how to be adventurous, how to be strong, and how to be self-confident. Here are just a few of our favorite women of the science fiction and fantasy books we read growing up. Who’s on your list?
If you love dark mysteries that keep you guessing, detectives faced with impossible tasks, and stories that let you explore the new places, finding that next great book is an ever-present goal. So take a tour around the world with these murder mysteries set on each of the seven continents.
At the heart of Star Wars, in all its cinematic and written adventures to date, is armed conflict. Using George Beahm’s new book The Military Science of Star Wars, we took a look at some of our favorite military tech from the series. What makes your list?
Spring has almost sprung (or at least it should have by now!) and we’re already making travel plans. Wherever you’re headed, you’ll definitely need some reading material. Check out these five great books to tuck away in your suitcase.