Q&A: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Sports Icon, Novelist, Comics Creator

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, NBA superstar and Sherlock Holmes aficionado for most of his life, has described applying Holmes-style deduction techniques to his own game strategy. Intrigued by the notion of creating Victorian sleuthing adventures himself, he’s focused two new books on Sherlock’s older and lesser-known brother, Mycroft.

A Genre Takes Flight | Genre Spotlight: Science Fiction

SF/fantasy is enjoying a pop cuilture moment. Leading trends include epics, dark and light alike; secondary world urban fantasies; comebacks for hard, military, and near future sf, and aerial adventure.

Geeky Friday: Book Stuff at San Diego Comic Con, Ten New Pix from The Hobbit, Spider Man Spinning Box Office Gold

Geeky Friday: Book Stuff at San Diego Comic Con, Ten New Pix from The Hobbit, Spider Man Spinning Box Office Gold

Geeky Friday: JAWS on Blu-ray, The Dark Knight Rises, Remembering Bram Stoker

Geeky Friday: JAWS on Blu-ray, The Dark Knight Rises, Remembering Bram Stoker

Crime Travels: Mystery Preview 2012

Crime Travels: Mystery Preview 2012