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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The Other Me
The Noise
She Wouldn't Change a Thing
Something New Under the Sun
Feral Creatures (Hollow Kingdom, #2)
Forestborn (Forestborn, #1)
Paper & Blood (Ink & Sigil, #2)
The Shimmering State
Mercury Boys
The Pariah (Covenant of Steel, #1)
Holdout
Devil in the Device (Goddess in the Machine, #2)
Under the Milky Way
Any Other World Will Do
Cazadora (Wolves of No World, #2)
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  • Bloodless (Pendergast, #20)
    All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries, #1)
    Artificial Condition (The Murderbot Diaries, #2)
    A Psalm for the Wild-Built (Monk & Robot, #1)
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    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
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    Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
    Dune (Dune, #1)
    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
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    Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)
    Fahrenheit 451
    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
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    Brave New World
    Foundation (Foundation, #1)
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