As Pride Month draws to a close, we also want it to go out with a bang—of rainbow glitter confetti.
Alternis from author team Andrea Phillips, Maurice Broaddus, Jacqueline Koyanagi, and E. C. Myers, and narrated by Summer Glau, launches today!
Did you see the news in the New York Times, Variety, Entertainment Weekly, Deadline, or The Verge? Well, it’s all true. We are bringing you brand-new, all-original stories featuring your favorite Marvel characters: Black Panther, Thor, Black Widow, and Jessica Jones. Thor will be coming to the app in 2019 with an author team led by Aaron Stewart Ahn (screenwriter for MANDY, that crazy awesome horror movie with Nicolas Cage that quickly developed a cult following last fall). He’s joined by a killer group, including Brian Keene (Silverwood), Yoon Ha Lee (The Vela), and Jay Edidin. Don’t miss a thing—stay tuned for news and updates (and a lot of special goodies along the way). We’ll have a whole lot more news in the coming weeks!
Since we launched the critically acclaimed Serial Box iOS mobile app, a dedicated customer base has asked: BUT ANDROID ALSO, PLEEEEAAAAAASE? Well, the time. is. now. We are thrilled to announce that the Serial Box app is now live on the Google Play Store and ready for all you Android users to explore and enjoy. If you are an existing Serial Box customer, your library and reading progress will be synced up automatically when you sign in on the Android app. And if you are one of the many readers and listeners who has been anxiously awaiting this day before plunging into the Serial Box universe, now is your big chance! To celebrate, we’re offering 50% off select titles!
Just For Fun
Looking for a writing master class, advice on writing from the top authors in the world, or a lively conversation about books, but don’t want to leave your house (or break the bank)? We’ve gathered 13 of our favorite writing and literary podcasts to give that writer's block a serious run for its money.
Who were the farmers and accountants, high-school dropouts and part-time soldiers, successful merchants and failed corset makers, who fought against the British empire for American Independence?
New episodes! Bookburners Season 4 Episode 2: The Blood-Dimmed Tide, A Most Dangerous Woman Episode 5: A Canker of Suspicion, Born to the Blade Episode 10: Shattered Blades
This week, in the second episode of Bookburners Season 4, a surprise inheritance keeps the Bookburners guessing, everyone is a suspect in Episode 5 of A Most Dangerous Woman, and war spreads across the entire sky in Episode 10 of Born to the Blade.
Bookburners Season 4 premiere! Plus 1776 June, A Most Dangerous Woman Episode 4: A Fresh Peril, Born to the Blade Episode 9: Assassination out this week
This week, Bookburners Season 4 premieres, we learn what happens in June 1776 in the newest episode of 1776: The World Turned Upside Down, an unexpected tragedy is a boon to Marian and Theo in Episode 4 of A Most Dangerous Woman, and there's a declaration and a revelation on Twaa-Fei in Episode 9 of Born to the Blade.
This week we’re thinking about fandoms, about when fans turn into a force. Fandom can be an awesome kind of community, as well as a kind of collective power. But with great power comes, well, you know the rest.
This week, we’re thinking about medium and storytelling, about the pros and cons of prose, images, audio, and more. When Malcolm Gladwell went on “CBS This Morning” recently, he said that when he was asked to teach a class on his writing process, he had to sit down and think, Well, how do I approach the task of writing? It’s a little bit like your surgeon stopping to say, Huh, how do I take out an appendix? But less scary, at least! Maybe Gladwell’s more of a storyteller than a writer, and books are just one way he’s found to reach his audience. He’s teaching that writing class, and now also making a hit podcast, “Revisionist History.” He said, “I think if you’re a writer, you have to start exploring other ways of reaching your audience… If I only write books, I feel I’ll lose contact with a large portion of the population.” Gladwell said he likes podcasting not just...Read More >
Out this week! A Most Dangerous Woman Episode 2: The Winter of Our Discontent and Born to the Blade Episode 7: Dreadnought
Marian’s situation grows more dire in Episode 2 of A Most Dangerous Woman, and Twaa-Fei descends into suspicion and fear in Episode 7 of Born to the Blade.
Out this week! A Most Dangerous Woman Episode 1: A New Journal and Born to the Blade Episode 6: Spiraling, and The Woman in White
This week, an adventure begins in Episode 1 of A Most Dangerous Woman, defeat is snatched from the jaws of victory in Episode 6 of Born to the Blade, and all of Wilkie Collins' The Woman in White is available to read for free.
New episodes out this week! Born to the Blade Episode 5: Trade Deal, Royally Yours Episode 5: The Butler and the Bodyguard and Episode 6: The Big Day
The warders tally the cost of victory in Born to the Blade, and Royally Yours concludes with a wedding fit for a princess.
The final episode – will justice prevail now that the truth is revealed?
Super Nebula Author Showcase 2018 Presented by SWFA!
Clint McElroy is a man of many talents, many careers, and, especially lately, many voices. Serial Box listeners know him as the voice of Ben Franklin in 1776.