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The Dark Crystal: The Ultimate Visual History Hits Bookshelves Today

The Dark Crystal: The Ultimate Visual History by Caseen Gaines comes out today and seeks to celebrate the classic 1982 fantasy film as thoroughly...
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Steven Spielberg to Direct Ready Player One

Though I'm slowly managing to read the book for the first time, I'm already pretty invested in the film adaptation of Ready Player One, a novel by Ernest Cline which tells the story of an insane virtual reality video game which lets people escape from the almost apocalyptic world they're living in.
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The Art of Total War Art Book Review: a Gorgeous Trip...

One thing you must know about me, no matter how much I say I'm going to read something, I likely never do. I'm a...

Dark Horse Announced Final Fantasy Ultimania Archive

Square Enix and Dark Horse have announced they'll be releasing Final Fantasy Ultimania Archive, a compendium of art and notes from the developers chronicling the tale of the games' development.
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Michal Kicinski Launches On Demand Pay-what-you-want eBookstore, OpenBooks

Michal Kicinski, who you'll probably know best for the Witcher game series and the classic DRM-free gaming site, GOG.com, has just launched a brand new independent eBookstore, Openbooks.com, offering readers the chance to download hundreds of books for free, and then decide whether to pay, and how much to pay, via an embedded payment link.
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Check Out The Two New Assassin’s Creed Books From Titan Books!

I'm a lover of all things Assassin's Creed. It's a lesser known fact around here at n3rdabl3 and I think it's mainly because I...
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Chuck Palahniuk’s Lullaby is Being Made into a Movie

Chuck Palahniuk is one of my favourite authors, Survivor is a particular favourite of mine, and while Fight Club was a much better film adaptation than Choke (at least in my opinion), I'm still pretty excited to hear that Lullaby, a book about a mysterious chant that's been killing off infants, and adults, is being made into a movie with Palahniuk himself getting elbows deep in the movie's production. Quite rightly too considering the origins of the book.
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Over 2 Million Minecraft Books Have Sold in the UK Alone..

Head into any good book store in the UK and chances are in the top 40 charts you'll find a Minecraft themed book, whether it's a recipe book, a how-to book, or something else all together, it's clear Minecraft is a very, very popular title. It's so popular that last year books based on video games were worth £14.5 million, that's a rise of almost £10 million year-on-year.
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5 Characters from the Star Wars Expanded Universe Who Deserve a...

Loved stories and characters from books, comics and games have all been thrown to one side. Here's a few of the gems that should make an appearanceappearance in Star Wars VII
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Terry Pratchett’s Final Discworld Novel Launches this September

In news that is both happy and sad, Games Radar has reported that the final novel in the late Terry Pratchett's Discworld series will be released in September this year. The Shepherd's Crown will feature a now-teenaged Tiffany Aching, Witch of the Chalk, and will follow on from the events of the previous four in the story arc.
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George R. R. Martin Will Kill You for $20,000

George R. R. Martin is offering two fans, one male and one female, the chance of a life time, to have a character named after them in one of his future books. The chance comes via a fund raising campaign that Martin is running to make money for The Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and The Food Depot in New Mexico. While the chance to be written in and then killed gruesomely will cost you $20,000 other levels are available.

Frankenstein: The First 200 Years to Hit Bookshelves by Halloween

Frankenstein: The First 200 Years by Christopher Frayling will celebrate Mary Shelley’s classic story which, in January 2018, will turn 200.
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Blizzard Entertainment Jumps into the Book Publishing World

Blizzard Entertainment, the company behind massive games such as World of Warcraft and Overwatch have announced the launch of a brand new publishing arm, Blizzard Publishing, dedicated to developing and releasing Blizzard publications and reissuing out-of-print titles.
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A Song Of Ice And Fire Tie In Receives New Excerpt.

A new excerpt has been released on George R. R. Martins upcoming A Song of Ice and Fire tie in World Of Ice and Fire. The excerpt deals with the first King of the Seven Kingdoms, Aegon the Conqueror and his sisters/ brides. The piece is written from the point of view of a maester of Old Town talking about Aegon's life and the events that lead to the conquest.
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BookCon Opens Applications For “Books For Breakfast” Passes

BookCon has announced that it has opened applications for its 'Books for Breakfast' event that'll offer the chance for fans to meet popular YA authors. BookCon...

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