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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This Shattered World (Starbound, #2)
Zodiac (Zodiac, #1)
Now That You're Here (Duplexity #1)
Until Midnight (Alienated, #1.5)
The Invisible Library (The Invisible Library #1)
The Fugitive (Lorien Legacies: The Lost Files, #10)
Under My Skin (Immortality Strain, #1)
Fractured Glass
Vacant (Mindspace Investigations,#4)
Lifer
No Life But This (UniCorp, #2)
No Intention of Dying (The Internment Chronicles, #1.5)
Spark Rising (The Progenitor Saga, #1)
Merrick's Maiden (Cosmos' Gateway, #5)
Universal Alien (Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #10)

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