Free Science Fiction & Fantasy Ebooks to Download This Month

    Explore new worlds with these classic science fiction and fantasy novels—free, this month only.

    Note: This article was last updated on 11/1/17. Check back soon for more free books! 

    When today’s top science fiction and fantasy authors were looking for inspiration, they turned to the classics. And we continue reading those same books (year after year) because they stand the test of time.

    Every month, we’re bringing you a selection of must-read, sci-fi and fantasy classics that you can download for free. From the Mark Twain novel that popularized time travel in science fiction to J.M. Barrie's classic about a boy who never grew up, there’s never been a better time to expand your digital bookshelf.

    In addition to these classics, we’ll update this article with other free sci-fi and fantasy books by up-and-coming authors throughout the month.

    Although these books are free for one month only, check back next month for a new list of out-of-this-world free ebooks.

    The Great God Pan

    Once upon a time, Mr. Clarke witnessed a revolutionary but dangerous undertaking: a brain surgery that enabled a woman to see beyond our current world. When an evil seductress wreaks havoc across the globe years later, Mr. Clarke fears the incident isn’t a mere coincidence. After all this time, will he finally come face to face with the consequences of that long-ago experiment? 

    The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen

    By Rudolph Erich Raspe

    Baron Munchausen is a folk hero whose wild exploits included expeditions to the moon, encounters with Venus, and dancing in the belly of a whale. Rudolph Erich Raspe recounts each adventure in Munchausen’s fictional “memoir,” which was inspired by the author’s own imagination and his personal encounters with the legendary baron.

    The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen

    By Rudolph Erich Raspe

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    The Blue Fairy Book

    By Andrew Lang

    Originally published in 1889, Andrew Lang’s anthology is your literary destination for action, adventure, enchanted forests, and magic. The book includes classic fairy tale favorites like “Beauty and the Beast,” “Aladdin,” “Cinderella,” and more.

    The Blue Fairy Book

    By Andrew Lang

    Peter Pan

    By J. M. Barrie

    After reclaiming his shadow from the Darlings’ pet Newfoundland, Peter Pan whisks the children away to the magical world of Neverland, where they fight alongside the eternally young to defeat the dastardly Captain Hook.  

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    A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

    By Mark Twain

    When Hank finds himself in the presence of a medieval knight, he realizes he isn’t in Connecticut anymore. Transported from the 20th century to King Arthur’s court, the former factory supervisor must summon his Yankee smarts to survive in a past that has startlingly—and dangerously—become his present. Mark Twain’s novel is credited with popularizing time travel in science fiction and has found a longtime fan in Grand Master Greg Bear. 

    A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

    By Mark Twain

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