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Books reviews of the best science fiction stories, texts, educational texts, and journals.

C.C. Curtis2 years ago
Best New Wave Sci-Fi Books
If you’ve never heard of the New Wave genre, then you’re certainly missing out on tons of amazing novels written by underrated sci-fi authors who adore the genre. And in the world of science fiction, ...
Joseph Farley2 years ago
Best Multiverse Science Fiction Books
What defines multiverse science fiction varies and can often be convoluted, but generally speaking it is referring to a multiplicity of universes branching out into many different moments in time. As ...
Salvador Lorenz2 years ago
Best Political Sci-Fi Books
Science fiction tends to draw on tropes from other genres, like space westerns and futuristic horrors. As such, a political science fiction novel often argues either for or against government rule, mo...
Joseph Farley2 years ago
Best Sci-Fi Mystery Books of the 00s
When crafted well, the blending of sci-fi and mystery can make for some of the most compulsively readable books in the literary canon. These hybrid books take us to different worlds while still mainta...
Salvador Lorenz2 years ago
Best Contemporary Sci-Fi Books of the 00s
This is like adventuring into an infinite library, peering down passages that never end, bookcases packed full of multi-colored spines, each with their own intricate details. Here are the very best co...
George Herman2 years ago
Best Utopian Science Fiction Books
If you've finally gotten tired of reading the best space Westerns, turn nowhere else but to the beauty of a disembodied utopian society, which has been displayed in various works and genres throughout...
Salvador Lorenz2 years ago
Best Sci-Fi Books About Mars
So distant, yet so close, the little red planet seems to consistently wink at us from high and far, yet we know so little about it. While travel plans to the sand-filled world are in the works by a nu...
Rachel Blanchard2 years ago
Best Sci-Fi Books for Kids
Sci-fi novels are really... out of this world. Yes, I said it, but they really are among the genres that produce phenomenal stories. Sci-fi novels can literally go from alien invasions to super-galact...
Riley Raul Reese2 years ago
Alien Conspiracy Science Fiction Books That Are Out of This World
One of the most common genres of science fiction deals with alien conspiracies — most often, conspiracies that are kept secret by the US government. In this genre, it's never quite certain who's telli...
Joseph Farley2 years ago
Longest Science Fiction Books of All Time
This day and age it's increasingly rare to see people tackle any book of substantial length, let alone some of the longest science fiction books of all time. It takes a rare sort of attention span, bu...
Sophie Heller2 years ago
Best Octavia E. Butler Books
Butler was a fascinating writer and an inspiration to many. Raised by her mother and grandmother, she was born a black woman in 1947 California. As if they could be simply pushed away, Butler disregar...
Bill Shaffir2 years ago
Best Iain Banks Books
Iain Banks was one of the best writers of the 20th century, best known for his popular space opera novels known as the Culture series. Many of Banks novels have been adapted for theatre, radio, and te...
Amanda Stamper2 years ago
Best Tanith Lee Books
Where do you start with Tanith Lee? The highly prolific writer wrote 90 novels and more than 300 short stories — so jumping in just anywhere can seem pretty intimidating to most readers, possibly caus...
Ryan Epps2 years ago
Best Jules Verne Books
A French author born in 1828, Jules Verne was a pioneer of the science fiction and fantasy genres. In fact, there are many who title him, next to H.G. Wells, as the "Father of Science Fiction," an imp...
Emily White2 years ago
Ever Wanted to Go to Space?
We all know that space outside our atmosphere is pretty dangerous. In a vacuum, there is no air to breathe, no gravity to hold you down, and the pressure on your body is trying to tear your cellular m...
Salvador Lorenz2 years ago
Must Read Alfred Bester Books
As one of the kings in science fiction storytelling, Alfred Bester enlightens his readers with warps in time, wars in space, and men degraded by technology. His characters are brought to life in so ma...
Joseph Farley2 years ago
Best Gene Wolfe Books
Gene Wolfe is widely considered to be one of the best living science fiction writers, and many consider him to be the best writer period. Award winning author Michael Swanwick certainly thinks so: "Ge...
James Lizowski2 years ago
Best Robert A. Heinlein Books
Robert A. Heinlein is an American science fiction author who usually wrote very controversial pieces of writing. He is commonly referred to as the dean of science fiction writers because of his popula...