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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Axiom's End
A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor (The Carls, #2)
Afterland
A Peculiar Peril (The Misadventures of Jonathan Lambshead, #1)
Trouble the Saints
Unconquerable Sun (The Sun Chronicles, #1)
All These Monsters (Monsters, #1)
The Relentless Moon (Lady Astronaut #3)
Hard Wired
The Worst of All Possible Worlds (The Salvagers, #3)
Warriors (Hell Divers #7)
Demon in White
Every Sky a Grave (The Ascendance Series, #1)
Chaos Vector (The Protectorate, #2)
The Unstoppable Wasp: Built On Hope
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    All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries, #1)
    The Obelisk Gate (The Broken Earth, #2)
    Mari's Mistake  (Icehome, #11)
    Elevation
    The Deep
    Binti (Binti, #1)
    Exhalation: Stories
    The Quarry Master (Stolen by an Alien, #7)
    Vende (Dragons of Preor #11)
    Alien Paladin's Redemption (Warriors of the Lathar, #13)
    A Girl From Nowhere (The Firewall Trilogy, #1)
    Classified Planet: Turongal (The Darvel Exploratory Systems, #1)
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    Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
    Dune (Dune, #1)
    The Martian
    Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)
    Fahrenheit 451
    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    1984
    Brave New World
    Foundation (Foundation, #1)

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