Top novels About CultsNovember 22, 2021 – 08:48 am

Top novels About Cults

Elizabeth Olsen in Martha Marcy May Marlene /Photo: Jody Lee Lipes © 2011 Twentieth Century Fox Cults are hardly a new phenomenon in American life. Wayward souls have sought solace in religious sects and free-loving communes since the days of the Founders. But recently cults have bubbled up into the pop culture zeitgeist like never before. At the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, no fewer than three films explored various aspects of religious extremism…

Visual novels like GrisaiaNovember 20, 2021 – 09:17 am

Visual novels like Grisaia

The Grisaia trilogy by Frontwing has landed itself onto Steam Greenlight and with enough votes, it will be released roughly around October of this year. The titles: The Fruit of Grisaia (Grisaia no Kaijutsu), The Labyrinth of Grisaia (Grisaia no Meikyuu) and The Eden of Grisaia (Grisaia no Rakuen) will be ported from the updated Playstation Vita version onto the PC. The project to bring the game over to North American users, was created by sekaiproject…

New novels for TeensOctober 31, 2021 – 09:11 am

New novels for Teens

By Francisca Goldsmith Infopeople Project, California Whether you are a parent, grandparent or teacher, if you were reading what everyone was reading in the mid-to-late 20th century, then you no doubt became acquainted with dystopian fiction through many now-classic books. Did you read Nobelist William Golding s Lord of the Flies? How about Ray Bradbury s Fahrenheit 451? And had you already read Anthony Burgess Clockwork Orange before Stanely Kubrick…

Visual novels with animationOctober 11, 2021 – 09:10 am

Visual novels with animation

What is Sable Fable? Sable Fable is a story. A story that hasn t yet fully made up its mind how it wants to be told, and so like a child full of wonder without limitations who wants to be an astronaut-journalist-moviestar-superhero when they grow up, Sable Fable wants to be a game-visualnovel-comic-movie-shortstory-EVERYTHING experience with exasperating enthusiasm. The world of storytelling in changing. It s easier than ever to combine mediums and…

What are Graphic Novels?September 21, 2021 – 09:08 am

What are Graphic Novels?

Have you always wanted to read a YA graphic novel but you’re not sure where to start? Don’t worry, we got you covered with this curated reading list! The following graphic novels have been Epic Reads tested and approved for your bookshelf. And thus begins your adventure into the land of illustrated stories: 1.) Nimona by Noelle Stevenson Nemeses! Dragons! Science! Symbolism! All these and more await in this brilliantly subversive, sharply irreverent…

Popular novels of the 1990sSeptember 1, 2021 – 08:50 am

Popular novels of the 1990s

The 1990s was the last decade of the century and the millennium, and although science fiction has been around for centuries, it feels like the genre blossomed in the second half of the 20th century. By the last decade it feels fantasy flavored SF had overtaken hard science fiction in popular appeal, but many of the most successful science fiction books of the 1990s were about space travel. Vernor Vinge, Iain M. Banks, Dan Simmons, and Peter F. Hamilton…

New novels by Stephen KingAugust 12, 2021 – 08:47 am

New novels by Stephen King

Return to the dark side … Stephen King, whose novel Revival will mark a return to the horror genre. Photograph: Steve Schofield It said: In a small New England town, over half a century ago, a shadow falls over a small boy playing with his toy soldiers. Jamie Morton looks up to see a striking man, the new minister. Charles Jacobs, along with his beautiful wife, will transform the local church … When tragedy strikes the Jacobs family, this charismatic…