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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Aurora Burning (The Aurora Cycle #2)
Network Effect (The Murderbot Diaries, #5)
The Down Days
Out Now: Queer We Go Again!
Firewalkers
Ballistic (The Palladium Wars #2)
Driving the Deep (Finder Chronicles #2)
Terraformer
Debt of Honor (The Embers of War, #1)
Sal and Gabi Fix the Universe (Sal and Gabi, #2)
Fractured Tide
Savage Desire (The Infinite City #4)
The Hero of Numbani
Ravenous Alien Mate (Savage Martians #3)
Chosen Ones (The Chosen Ones, #1)
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    Recursion
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    Elevation
    Ruthless (The Completionist Chronicles, #4)
    Exhalation: Stories
    The Obelisk Gate (The Broken Earth, #2)
    Chaos Reigning (Consortium Rebellion, #3)
    Ballistic (The Palladium Wars #2)
    Artemis
    Pandemic (The Extinction Files, #1)
    The Solar War (The Long Winter, #2)
    To Be Taught, If Fortunate
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    Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2)
    World War Z by Max BrooksThe Zombie Survival Guide by Max BrooksThe Walking Dead, Vol. 1 by Robert KirkmanFeed by Mira GrantPride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith
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    Fahrenheit 451
    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    1984
    Brave New World
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