13 Classic Science Fiction Books Everyone Should Read

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    13 Classic Science Fiction Books Everyone Should Read

    Travel far beyond your basic English class curriculum…

    by Sarah Mangiola

    Transport Yourself to a Deliciously Wicked Version of Victorian London

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    Transport Yourself to a Deliciously Wicked Version of Victorian London

    In Molly Tanzer’s “Creatures of Will and Temper,” two sisters are unexpectedly plunged into an underground diabolic cult…

    by Sarah Mangiola

    [UPDATED] <em>Lord of the Rings </em>is Coming to the Small Screen

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    [UPDATED] Lord of the Rings is Coming to the Small Screen

    Amazon's upcoming fantasy epic will feature brand new stories set before "The Fellowship of the Ring."

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    8 Captivating Historical Fantasy Books

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    8 Captivating Historical Fantasy Books

    History just got a whole lot more interesting.

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    What If You Were Trapped in Another Realm? 

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    What If You Were Trapped in Another Realm? 

    In “Shawndirea: Chronicles of Aetheaon: Book One,” a faery desperately tries to get back to her realm with the help of the human who captured her.

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    What If Your Cell Phone Was a Portal for the Dead? 

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    What If Your Cell Phone Was a Portal for the Dead? 

    In Greg Bear’s technothriller “Dead Lines,” a man’s life is forever changed when he starts seeing his murdered daughter.

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    Where Would You Go During an Apocalyptic Plague? 

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    Where Would You Go During an Apocalyptic Plague? 

    In Michael Stark’s dark fantasy novel "The Island", William Hill retreats to his favorite spot to await death.

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    Rise of the Iliri: Fantasy That Examines the Painful Truth of Being an Outsider 

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    Rise of the Iliri: Fantasy That Examines the Painful Truth of Being an Outsider 

    Author Auryn Hadley explores prejudices that exist even in fantasy worlds in her series.

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    Shocking Depictions of the Future from Sci-Fi and Fantasy

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    Shocking Depictions of the Future from Sci-Fi and Fantasy

    From dystopian fantasy worlds to apocalyptic science fiction, sometimes books give us a very disturbing look at a possible future.

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    8 Epic Fantasy Book Series That Deserve to Be Discovered

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    8 Epic Fantasy Book Series That Deserve to Be Discovered

    Look beyond the classics for your next great read.

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    13 Must-Read Hugo Award-Winning Books

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    13 Must-Read Hugo Award-Winning Books

    Exceptional books from the best of the best.

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    The Undelightened: Fantasy Told From the Dark Side

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    The Undelightened: Fantasy Told From the Dark Side

    Fantasy books tend to focus on the light side of magic in the fight between good and evil…but what about the dark side?

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    The Results Are In: 2017 Hugo Award Winners

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    The Results Are In: 2017 Hugo Award Winners

    Women swept almost every category at the ceremony held during Worldcon 75.

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    Octavia Butler's <em>Dawn</em> to Be Adapted for TV

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    Octavia Butler's Dawn to Be Adapted for TV

    Ava DuVernay, director of the upcoming "A Wrinkle in Time" adaptation, is at the helm of the project.

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    What If Wars Were Fought by Traveling Through Time? 

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    What If Wars Were Fought by Traveling Through Time? 

    In Andre Norton’s “The Time Traders,” tensions between the United States and Russia are heightened when time travel is introduced into the equation.

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    Science Fiction Predictions That Came True

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    Science Fiction Predictions That Came True

    Worlds that once seemed far off in the future have turned into our reality.

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    7 Fairy Tale Retellings That Will Make You Question Your Childhood 

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    7 Fairy Tale Retellings That Will Make You Question Your Childhood 

    “And they lived happily ever after…” or did they?

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    The Untold Story of Captain Hook

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    The Untold Story of Captain Hook

    There’s more than one side to every tale…

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    Sci-Fi Legend Samuel R. Delany Doesn't Play Favorites

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    Sci-Fi Legend Samuel R. Delany Doesn't Play Favorites

    The award-winning writer talks sexuality, race, and letting readers experience his work without authorial interference.

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    9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 

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    9 Influential LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors 

    Celebrate these authors throughout Pride Month (and every month!) as we take a look at their diverse body of work.

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    The Science of Happiness 

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    The Science of Happiness 

    Physics professor Kunal K. Das explains how our everyday emotions directly relate to quantum states.

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    Grand Master Jane Yolen on Why It's Important to Just 'Write the Damn Book'

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    Grand Master Jane Yolen on Why It's Important to Just 'Write the Damn Book'

    The newly-minted Grand Master discusses her prolific career in science fiction and fantasy.

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    8 Sci-Fi Thrillers for Fans of <em>Gravity</em>

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    8 Sci-Fi Thrillers for Fans of Gravity

    Space and suspense combine to create thrilling adventures.

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    8 Space Opera Books Like “Guardians of the Galaxy”

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    8 Space Opera Books Like “Guardians of the Galaxy”

    Get swept up in these epic science fiction adventures.

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    Alien Sex: James Tiptree Jr.'s Cautionary Tale of Otherworldly Lust

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    Alien Sex: James Tiptree Jr.'s Cautionary Tale of Otherworldly Lust

    Not all interspecies relationships go according to plan...

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