Popular Speculative Fiction Books

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The Handmaid's Tale The Handmaid's Tale (Paperback)
by (shelved 483 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.03 — 872,791 ratings — published 1985
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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
by (shelved 358 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.34 — 5,514,156 ratings — published 2008
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1984 1984 (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 350 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.13 — 2,686,322 ratings — published 1949
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Oryx and Crake Oryx and Crake (Paperback)
by (shelved 336 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.00 — 253,152 ratings — published 2003
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Brave New World Brave New World (Paperback)
by (shelved 302 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.96 — 1,466,654 ratings — published 1932
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Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451 (Paperback)
by (shelved 288 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.93 — 742,826 ratings — published 1953
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Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
by (shelved 284 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.30 — 2,226,948 ratings — published 2009
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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
by (shelved 258 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.02 — 2,124,768 ratings — published 2010
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Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1) Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
by (shelved 240 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.30 — 1,102,698 ratings — published 1985
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Never Let Me Go Never Let Me Go (Paperback)
by (shelved 210 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.80 — 559,175 ratings — published 2005
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Dune (Dune #1) Dune (Dune #1)
by (shelved 205 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.18 — 707,459 ratings — published 1965
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The Year of the Flood The Year of the Flood (Hardcover)
by (shelved 194 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.05 — 113,723 ratings — published 2009
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American Gods (American Gods, #1) American Gods (American Gods, #1)
by (shelved 189 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.18 — 115,065 ratings — published 2001
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Snow Crash Snow Crash (Paperback)
by (shelved 183 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.02 — 273,267 ratings — published 1992
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Ready Player One Ready Player One (Hardcover)
by (shelved 182 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.31 — 547,928 ratings — published 2011
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The Hobbit The Hobbit (Paperback)
by (shelved 177 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.24 — 2,562,414 ratings — published 1937
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Divergent (Divergent, #1) Divergent (Divergent, #1)
by (shelved 177 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.24 — 2,466,947 ratings — published 2011
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Station Eleven Station Eleven (Hardcover)
by (shelved 170 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.00 — 312,234 ratings — published 2014
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The Martian The Martian (Hardcover)
by (shelved 159 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.38 — 654,420 ratings — published 2014
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Slaughterhouse-Five Slaughterhouse-Five (Paperback)
by (shelved 154 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.05 — 1,297,421 ratings — published 1969
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The City & the City The City & the City (Hardcover)
by (shelved 153 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.91 — 54,218 ratings — published 2009
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MaddAddam MaddAddam (Hardcover)
by (shelved 148 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.96 — 78,534 ratings — published 2013
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The Road The Road (Hardcover)
by (shelved 135 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.95 — 739,449 ratings — published 2006
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Frankenstein Frankenstein (Paperback)
by (shelved 135 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.74 — 1,097,669 ratings — published 1818
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The Dispossessed The Dispossessed (Paperback)
by (shelved 134 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.17 — 92,623 ratings — published 1974
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World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War (Hardcover)
by (shelved 133 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.01 — 491,639 ratings — published 2006
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Cloud Atlas Cloud Atlas (Paperback)
by (shelved 131 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.02 — 333,767 ratings — published 2004
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The Time Traveler's Wife The Time Traveler's Wife (ebook)
by (shelved 127 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.01 — 769,814 ratings — published 2003
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Animal Farm Animal Farm (Paperback)
by (shelved 124 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.85 — 2,375,652 ratings — published 1945
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Neverwhere Neverwhere (Paperback)
by (shelved 124 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.18 — 473,777 ratings — published 1996
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Foundation (Foundation #1) Foundation (Foundation #1)
by (shelved 121 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.12 — 423,827 ratings — published 1951
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Anathem Anathem (Hardcover)
by (shelved 121 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.18 — 84,673 ratings — published 2008
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane The Ocean at the End of the Lane (Hardcover)
by (shelved 120 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.98 — 542,864 ratings — published 2013
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Kindred Kindred (Paperback)
by (shelved 119 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.17 — 91,005 ratings — published 1979
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Perdido Street Station (Bas-Lag, #1) Perdido Street Station (Bas-Lag, #1)
by (shelved 117 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.95 — 78,124 ratings — published 2000
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