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message 1: by [deleted user] (new)

Haha, awesome: a lot of these authors are already on my "to-read" list. Mervyn Peake, China Mieville, Neil Gaiman, Clive Barker and R. Scott Bakker being the ones I want to get to as soon as possible. But I'm going to get through Daniel Abraham's books first because I have been waiting forever and finally got the chance to (who is also on the list).


message 2: by [deleted user] (new)

Haha, awesome:a lot of these authors are already on my "to-read" list. Mervyn Peake, China Mieville, Neil Gaiman, Clive Barker and R. Scott Bakker being the ones I want to get to as soon as possible. But I'm going to get through Daniel Abraham's books first because I have been waiting forever and finally got the chance to (who is also on the list).


message 3: by Olja (new)


message 4: by [deleted user] (new)

I would like to point out that "enders game" does not meet the list's criteria and thus shoild be removed


message 5: by Laura (new)

Laura Not sure what happened here, but I'm seeing a lot of titles that are definitely not speculative fiction. A few examples:
One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
Requiem For A Dream
Trainspotting
American Psycho
The Wasp Factory

Maybe the list glitched out somehow and changed titles at some point?


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