Science Fantasy

Science fantasy is a mixed genre within speculative fiction drawing elements from both science fiction and fantasy.

A definition, offered by Rod Serling, is that "science fiction makes the implausible possible, while science fantasy makes the impossible plausible." The meaning is that science fiction describes unlikely things that could possibly take place in the real world under certain conditions, while science fantasy gives a veneer of realism to things that simply could not happen in the real world under any circumstances. Another interpretation is that science fiction does not permit the e

Dragonflight (Dragonriders of Pern, #1)
Sister Sable (The Mad Queen #1)
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
A Princess of Mars (Barsoom, #1)
The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, #1)
A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1)
The White Dragon (Pern, #3)
Dragonquest (Pern, #2)
Dragonsong (Harper Hall, #1)
Dragonsdawn (Pern, #9)
The Shadow of the Torturer (The Book of the New Sun #1)
Perdido Street Station (Bas-Lag, #1)
Dragonsinger (Harper Hall, #2)
Saga, Volume 1
Lord of Light
Alien Species Intervention by J.K. AccinniEvil Among Us by J.K. AccinniEcho by J.K. AccinniHive by J.K. AccinniArmageddon Cometh by J.K. Accinni
Science Fiction
35 books — 25 voters

Outpassage by Janet E. MorrisShadow Over Avalon by C.N. LesleyThe IX by Andrew P. WestonThe Secret of Excalibur by Sahara FoleyExile's Gate by C.J. Cherryh
Best Science Fantasy Books
29 books — 57 voters
Born to Exile by Phyllis EisensteinThe Guardians of Truth by Chelsea PaganShattering Secrets by Chelsea PaganCosmic Kaleidoscope by Bob ShawArslan by M.J. Engh
Under-appreciated SFF authors
8 books — 2 voters

Guardian Newspaper 1000 Novels The Guardian put together an excellent list entitled '1000 Novels Everyone Must Read', and this…more

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Indian Fantasy Aficionados The group name could be Fantasy Aficionados from India. All genres of fantasy including but not…more

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