Jeff VanderMeer offers the world's first "illustrated guide to creating imaginative fiction", with advice from contributors George R.R. Martin, Neil Gaiman, Ursula K. LeGuin, and many more.

July 26: On this day in 1602 "A booke called the Revenge of Hamlett Prince Denmarke" was entered in the Stationers' Register by printer James Robertes.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.