Welcome to the week in review! Every Friday, we comb through the links and images we found and shared this week, and pull the very best for this post. Consider it concentrated genre goodness from all around the web.
- Announcing “Redshirt,” Jonathan Coulton’s theme song for John Scalzi’s novel Redshirts!
- From How It Should Have Ended, a look at how The Avengers really should have ended.
- Going to BEA? Want to see something truly spectacular? You can see the space shuttle being transported from the airport to its museum home!
- It turns out that even Arya Stark isn’t immune to the cinnamon challenge.
- SpaceX’s Dragon capsule has splashed down!
- Rose Fox, of Publishers Weekly, discovered a true gem: Ray Bradbury in a prune commercial.
- Who wants to go in on this with us? I think we can totally raise $17.5 million.
- Never thought I’d have to worry about my cake eating me, instead of the other way around!
- And finally, come join the conversation on our Facebook page! Today, we want to know: if you had to be some kind of were-animal, what would you be?
And, just to make Friday that much sweeter, here’s a list of sweepstakes and sales we have going on!
- We have a collection of YA ebooks on sale for $2.99 for a limited time!
- The Coldest War by Ian Tregillis (Ends 6/8)
- A City of Broken Glass by Rebecca Cantrell (Ends 6/8)
- Dark Companion by Marta Acosta (Ends 6/8)
- Earth Unaware by Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston (Ends 6/8)
- The Hollow City by Dan Wells (Ends 6/8)
- Queen’s Hunt by Beth Bernobich (Ends 6/8)
- Thieftaker by D. B. Jackson (Ends 6/8)
- YA Collection Sweepstakes (Ends 6/8)
- Kitty’s Greatest Hits by Carrie Vaughn (Ends 6/19)
- The Far Side of the Sky by Daniel Kalla (Ends 6/19)