13 Powerful Standalone Sci-Fi Books

These self-contained reads are just as epic as any series. 

13 powerful standalone sci fi books

Childhood's End

By Arthur C. Clarke


More Than Human

By Theodore Sturgeon



By John Varley



By Blake Crouch

blackfish city

Blackfish City

By Sam J. Miller

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By Annalee Newitz

riot baby

Riot Baby

By Tochi Onyebuchi

the city in the middle of the night

The City in the Middle of the Night

By Charlie Jane Anders

hummingbird salamander

Hummingbird Salamander

By Jeff VanderMeer

the pace between worlds

The Space Between Worlds

By Micaiah Johnson

Brave New World Aldous Huxley

Brave New World

By Aldous Huxley

13 powerful standalone sci fi books

The Stars Are Legion

By Kameron Hurley

13 powerful standalone sci fi books

The Circle

By Dave Eggers