Science Fiction

Science fiction (abbreviated SF or sci-fi with varying punctuation and capitalization) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves speculations based on current or future science or technology. Science fiction is found in books, art, television, films, games, theatre, and other media. In organizational or marketing contexts, science fiction can be synonymous with the broader definition of speculative fiction, encompassing creative works incorporating imaginative elements not found in contemporary reality; this includes fantasy, horror and related genres.

Although the two genres are often co
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Magonia
Rook
The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty, #1)
The Dead Lands
The Remedy (The Program, #0.5)
Forged (Taken, #3)
The Replaced (The Taking, #2)
Legend: The Graphic Novel
The Gracekeepers
Zeroboxer
The Memory Painter: A Novel
Hunted (Sinners, #2)
Angles of Attack (Frontlines #3)
Omega City (Omega City, #1)
The Affinities

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    Ready Player One
    Station Eleven
    Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
    Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
    Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3)
    Fairest (The Lunar Chronicles, #3.5)
    The 5th Wave (The Fifth Wave, #1)
    The Girl with All the Gifts
    A Darker Shade of Magic (A Darker Shade of Magic, #1)
    Red Rising (Red Rising Trilogy, #1)
    The Infinite Sea (The Fifth Wave #2)
    Saga, Volume 1 (Saga #1-6)
    Golden Son (Red Rising Trilogy, #2)
    Firefight (Reckoners, #2)
    Ender's Game by Orson Scott CardDune by Frank Herbert1984 by George OrwellFahrenheit 451 by Ray BradburyBrave New World by Aldous Huxley
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    Popular Science Fiction Books

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    Fahrenheit 451
    1984
    Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
    Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
    Brave New World

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    Frank Herbert
    I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.
    Frank Herbert, Dune

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