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Posted 10/06/21 by Morgan B
We finish “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres” with our last two subgenres, one old and one new. Until next time, live long and prosper!Continue Reading: Hitchhiker's Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres - Part 6
Posted 09/29/21 by Morgan B
Welcome to part five of “Morgan Talks About Her Favorite Niche Genres,” better known as “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres.” The next two subgenres are my favorites partially because they can be so fun while bringing surprising gravitas when needed.Continue Reading: Hitchhiker's Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres - Part 5
Posted 07/20/21 by Morgan B
Welcome to part four of my series, “SCI-FI—X-TREME EDITION,” or “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Sci-fi Subgenres.” The next two subgenres are a little more serious in tone than those explored in previous posts but for some, the dark tone is the appeal.Continue Reading: Hitchhiker's Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres - Part 4
Posted 06/23/21 by Morgan B
Welcome to part three of my series, “Morgan Gets Very Nerdy,” better known as “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Sci-fi Subgenres.” This post, we’ll talk about punks—sci-fi punks.Continue Reading: Hitchhiker's Guide to Scifi Subgenres Part 3
Posted 06/11/21 by Patrick and Joe
It's been 12 months of titles spanning the genres of Science Fiction and Fantasy for this Online Book Club. Come read about our last 12 books and get a preview of the coming titles.Continue Reading: A Year of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Posted 05/18/21 by Joyce S.
If you are like us and patiently waiting for the next season of The Witcher on your favorite streaming channel, check out these reads. Here’s hoping that they will help tide you over before the highly anticipated release day!Continue Reading: Recs for The Witcher Fans
Posted 05/10/21 by Morgan B
Welcome to part two of my series, “Morgan Writes Excitedly About Her Favorite Genre”— I mean, “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Sci-fi Subgenres.” This time, we’ll dive a little deeper into specific subgenres with alien invasions and post-apocalyptic settings.Continue Reading: Hitchhiker's Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres Part 2
Posted 05/07/21 by Joyce S.
Whether you are a fan of The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, or wishing that you are living it up at Hogwarts: here are some witchy-reads to satisfy your craving for long-lost magic. Sprinkle some lilac and gooseberries along the way as tribute to our current favorite witch, Yennefer of Vengerberg. Remember: not everything monstrous-looking is evil, and not everything fair is good...Continue Reading: Teenage Witchy Reads
Posted 05/06/21 by Morgan B
Few genres get such strong reactions as science fiction. But I believe that there’s a sci-fi story for everyone—yes, even the folks who hate Star Wars!Continue Reading: Hitchhiker's Guide to Sci-Fi Subgenres--Part 1
Posted 04/27/21 by Adrienne A.
Out of this world selections for budding science fiction readers.Continue Reading: Science Fiction resources for Early Elementary (1-3)
Posted 04/21/21 by Joyce S.
Do you need a good Science Fiction title to read? Check out these recommendations curated from the youth librarians at Toledo Lucas County Public Library for upper elementary students, grades 4-5!Continue Reading: Science Fiction resources for Upper Elementary (4-5)
Posted 03/31/21 by Stefani H
Titles for High School students who already love Science Fiction or want to delve into the genre.Continue Reading: Science Fiction for High School Readers
Posted 08/06/19 by Megan M
A variety of imaginative sci-fi and fantasy books for children.Continue Reading: 10 Great Science Fiction and Fantasy Books for Kids
Posted 04/24/17 by Amy H
Fans of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman take note! Dark, clever stories with great characters, compelling plots and a wry appreciation for the weird have been gathered for your consumption.Continue Reading: Best of Fantastic Fiction: Clever, Quirky Fantasy and Science Fiction