The Guardian: 1000 Books Everyone Must Read (Science Fiction & Fantasy I: A to Na)

Selected by the Guardian's Review team and a panel of expert judges, this list includes only novels – no memoirs, no short stories, no long poems – from any decade and in any language. Originally published in thematic supplements – love, crime, comedy, family and self, state of the nation, science fiction and fantasy, war and travel – they appear here for the first time in a single list.

There are 149 novels included in the Science Fiction & Fantasy section. Second part of this list is here.

Original list is found here.
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4.10 avg rating — 140,094 ratings
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3.90 avg rating — 277,769 ratings
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4.05 avg rating — 51,256 ratings
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3.92 avg rating — 285,920 ratings
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3.62 avg rating — 189,748 ratings
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3.89 avg rating — 350,991 ratings
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3.99 avg rating — 80,309 ratings
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4.15 avg rating — 234,056 ratings
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3.86 avg rating — 79,246 ratings
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4.27 avg rating — 126,819 ratings
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100 books · 18 voters · list created February 26th, 2017 by Helen (votes) .
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Helen 1200 books
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~☆~Autumn♥♥☔ 5484 books
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C.E. 2 books
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Carol 2420 books
146 friends
Soumya 1374 books
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Chris 2298 books
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Jennifer 69404 books
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Mitchell 7681 books
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Mitchell Any chance of a link to the original list? Even better would be a comment with the entire relevant contents and the count of number of books that should be here.


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