18 January, 2022

Awards

2021 Hugo Awards Announced

The 2021 Hugo Awards were announced on December 18, 2021, at the 79th WorldCon—called DisCon III—in Washington, DC. One of the most prestigious trophies in...

2021 World Fantasy Award Winners

Congratulations to the winners and finalists of the 2021 World Fantasy Awards which took place this past weekend in Montreal, Canada. Judges for this year's...

Damon Galgut Wins the Booker Prize

South African novelist Damon Galgut has won the prestigious Booker prize for The Promise, the story of a white South African family confronting the end...

2021 British Fantasy Awards

We here at LitStack love all books, but some of us have a special place in our hearts for fantasy fiction. On September 26th, the...

2021 Ignyte Awards

On Friday, September 18th, the FIYAHCON 2021 committee announced the winners for the 2021 Ignyte Awards, which “seek to celebrate the vibrancy and diversity of...

LitStack Reviews

Review| Secret Identity by Alex Segura: A Walk Through Superhero History

The Scene 1970s Manhattan, a city falling apart. The main character: Carmen Valdez, is a young woman dreaming of having her voice heard through superheroes....

A Spectacular Decade – the Expanse Series Closes with Leviathan Falls

As an avid science fiction reader, in 2011 I picked up a copy of James S.A. Corey’s Leviathan Wakes, a promising novel of close to...

The “Tide Child” Trilogy: Hope on the Brutal Seas

Time wears away at memory, it leaves behind what was important, and you were happy. That is what remains. The world of the Tide Child...

Harriet Tubman: Demon Slayer Is As Awesome as It Sounds

Harriet Tubman: Demon Slayer Written/Created by David Crownson Illustrated by Courtland Ellis One of the joys of attending New York Comic Con this year was...

Review – Tiny Nightmares: Very Short Tales of Horror, edited by Lincoln Michel and Nadxieli Nieto

Tiny Nightmares: Very Short Tales of Horror, edited by Lincoln Michel and Nadxieli Nieto ‎Catapult (October 13, 2020) ISBN-10: ‎ 1948226626 In their introduction to...

Review: Not Your Average Hot Guy

Not Your Average Hot Guy: A Novel, by Gwenda Bond St. Martin's Griffin (October 5, 2021) ISBN: ‎ 1250771749 The Plot: The Devil's in the...