New Scientist SF List

Compiled by www.newscientist.com, scientists and writers got together to list 10 brilliant lost classics of SF. (Please refrain from adding to the list)
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10 books · 13 voters · list created October 16th, 2013 by Lit Bug (votes) .
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message 1: by David (new)

David removed two self-published books added by their authors


message 2: by Lit Bug (new)

Lit Bug David wrote: "removed two self-published books added by their authors"

Thanks David - I wasn't able to keep a tab since I created this list.


message 3: by Mitchell (new)

Mitchell Looks like the link at newscientist isn't at all useful since it doesn't have the list. And this list is supposed to have 10 brilliant lost classics - instead it has 12 books including

The Exile Empire from 2014
Gateway from 2014
and New Maps Of Hell: A Survey Of Science Fiction

I suppose Gateway could have been intended to be Gateway


message 4: by Mitchell (new)

Mitchell Recovering the page from google cache, I find the following

1 Dark Universe as selected by Richard Dawkins
2 The Journey of Joenes as selected by James_E_Lovelock
3 The Cyberiad as selected by Sean Carroll
4 Random Acts of Senseless Violence as selected by William Gibson
5 New Maps Of Hell: A Survey Of Science Fiction as selected by Robert May
6 We as selected by Margaret Atwood
7 Last and First Men as selected by Stephen Baxter
8 Floating Worlds as selected by Kim Stanley Robinson
9 The Listeners as selected by Seth Shostak
10 Earth Abides as selected by Freeman Dyson


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