Sci-Fi Books

Bradley Cooper to Adapt Hugo Award-Winning Novel Hyperion for Syfy

Bradley Cooper will team up with Oscar winner Graham King and The Hangover producer Todd Philips to adapt the beloved novel.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 1:43PM

Guardians of the Galaxy Writer Nicole Perlman To Re-Write Adaptation of Hugh Howey's Wool

The adaptation of Hugh Howey's Wool novel is getting a re-write courtesy of Guardians of the Galaxy's Nicole Perlman.

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 08 June 2015 - 3:26PM

What to Read in June: New Releases in Science Fiction

John Scalzi, Terry Pratchett, and James S.A. Corey are all releasing new novels this month.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 - 1:51PM

John Scalzi Signs Huge Book Deal for More Old Man's War Novels, New Space Opera Series

John Scalzi, author of Old Man's War and Redshirts, just signed one of the biggest book deals of all time.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 - 3:22PM

Ex Machina's Alicia Vikander to Star in 'The Circle' Alongside Tom Hanks

Ex Machina breakout star Alicia Vikander will star as protagonist Mae Holland in the upcoming adaptation of Dave Eggers's The Circle.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 11 May 2015 - 12:45PM

Alex Garland May Direct Adaptation of Nebula Award-Nominated Novel 'Annihilation'

Fresh off the success of Ex Machina, Alex Garland is eyeing the adaptation of Jeff VanderMeer's unsettling sci-fi novel, Annihilation.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 07 May 2015 - 10:12AM

Steven Spielberg's Amblin Adapting Classic Novel 'Brave New World' for Syfy

Steven Spielberg's production company, Amblin, is set to adapt the classic Aldous Huxley novel, Brave New World. The series will be...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 - 3:59PM

Kurt Vonnegut's Cat's Cradle to Be Developed Into a TV Show

Kurt Vonnegut's literary sci-fi novel, Cat's Cradle, has been optioned for a television series.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 01 May 2015 - 10:30AM

Channing Tatum to Star in Adaptation of Beloved Sci-Fi Novel 'The Forever War'

Channing Tatum is set to star in Ridley Scott's long-developing adaptation of Joe Haldeman's The Forever War.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 4:20PM

Star Wars Celebration: Star Wars Story Group Provide Insights on Building the New Canon

FInd out what is considered Star Wars Canon and how the Disney takeover has changed the way Star Wars stories are told.

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 17 April 2015 - 7:18PM

Steven Spielberg to Direct Adaptation of Virtual Reality Novel 'Ready Player One'

Steven Spielberg will helm the adaptation of acclaimed virtual reality dystopian novel, Ready Player One.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 3:49PM

Glenn Close and Gemma Arterton to Star in Adaptation of M.R McCarey's Zombie Novel, The Girl With All the Gifts

You may read this headline and think, "not another zombie" movie, but M.R. Carey's 'The Girl With All the Gifts' is not like most...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 23 March 2015 - 9:48AM

Andy Weir Posts First Set Photo From Ridley Scott's Adaptation of The Martian

Matt Damon and a Mars Rover star in one of the first images from Ridley Scott's adaptation of The Martian

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 20 March 2015 - 9:42AM

Star Wars: Aftermath - New Novel Will Explore Events After Return of the Jedi

Last week we learnt that no fewer than 20 new Star Wars comics and books would take us on the The Journey to The Force Awakens, and...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 - 3:17PM

Male Authors Discuss Sexism in Sci-Fi Fiction in New HeForShe Video

In the latest video for HeForShe, male sci-fi authors discuss the rampant sexism in sci-fi literature (all literature, for that...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 12 March 2015 - 5:09PM

Terry Pratchett, Author of Discworld Novels Passes Away Aged 66

Sir Terry Pratchett, author of the famed Discworld series of novels passed away today, aged 66.    "I was deeply saddened to learn...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 12 March 2015 - 11:16AM

20 New Star Wars Books and Comics to be Released in Run Up to Star Wars: The Force Awakens

We've talked often about how this is a great time to be a Star Wars fan, and that fact just got reinforced with the announcement that...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 11:02AM

Bryan Singer and Arrow's Marc Guggenheim to Adapt Sci-Fi Novel 'The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress'

X-Men helmer Bryan Singer and Arrow/Flash executive producer Marc Guggenheim will team up to adapt the classic sci-fi novel The Moon...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 04 March 2015 - 11:52AM

Divergent's Veronica Roth to Write New Book Series 'in the Vein of Star Wars'

Veronica, the author behind the Divergent series, will write a two-book young adult series that publisher Harper Collins describes as...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 02 March 2015 - 1:45PM

Watch the Proof-Of-Concept Video for the Adaptation of The Boy Who Couldn't Sleep and Never Had To

Rocket boots, Vampires, Aliens and The Apocalypse. Those are just a few of the things that make an appearance in DC Pierson's wickedly...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 - 3:20PM