Get a sneak peak at Smart Pop's upcoming 2015 titles, as well as some of our favorite backlist titles, with this preview volume of standalone essays, excerpts, and recipes!
“I Remember Star Trek”—D.C. Fontana
From Boarding the Enterprise: Transporters, Tribbles, And the Vulcan Death Grip in Gene Rodenberry's Star Trek
“Whimsy Goes with Everything”—Heather Swain
From Coffee at Luke’s: An Unauthorized Gilmore Girls Gabfest
“Men and Monsters”—Alyssa Rosenberg
From Beyond the Wall: Exploring George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire, From A Game of Thrones to A Dance with Dragons
“From Factions to Fire Signs”—Rosemary Clement-Moore
From Divergent Thinking: YA Authors on Veronica Roth's Divergent Trilogy
“Team Katniss”—Jennifer Lynn Barnes
From Girl Who Was on Fire: Your Favorite Authors on Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games Trilogy
“Charge 6: Star Wars Pretends to Be Science Fiction, but Is Really Fantasy”— Ken Wharton with David Brin and Matthew Wooding Stover
From Star Wars on Trial: Science Fiction And Fantasy Writers Debate the Most Popular Science Fiction Films of All Time
“Existentialism Meets Feminism”—C. Albert Bardi and Sherry Hamby
From The Psychology of Joss Whedon: An Unauthorized Exploration of Buffy, Angel, and Firefly
Plus, enjoy excerpts from Reacher: An Unofficial Companion to Lee Child’s Reacher Novels, The Munchkin Book, and YA trilogy, The Unseemly Education of Anne Merchant and delicious recipes from The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook: Inside the Kitchens, Bars, and Restaurants of Mad Men and The Art of Eating Through the Zombie Apocalypse: A Cookbook and Culinary Survival Guide.