10 Science-Fantasy Books That Defy Genre Constraints

When it comes to sci-fi or fantasy, why not have both?

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  • Photo Credit: Cover of 'Aether Ones' by Wendi Coffman-Porter
Aether Ones

Aether Ones

By Wendi Coffman-Porter

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A Wrinkle in Time

By Madeleine L'Engle

Cards of Grief

Cards of Grief

By Jane Yolen

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Black Sun Rising

By C.S. Friedman

Diadem from the Stars

Diadem from the Stars

By Jo Clayton

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Lord of Light

By Roger Zelazny

Witch World: High Hallack Cycle

Witch World: High Hallack Cycle

By Andre Norton

Heroes Die

Heroes Die

By Matthew Stover

2019 Nebula Awards finalists

Gideon the Ninth

By Tasmyn Muir

Dragonflight Anne McCaffrey

Dragonflight

By Anne McCaffrey