13 Powerful Standalone Sci-Fi Books

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

13 powerful standalone sci fi books
Buy Childhood's End at Amazon

Childhood's End

By Arthur C. Clarke

Buy More Than Human at Amazon

More Than Human

By Theodore Sturgeon

Buy Mammoth at Amazon


By John Varley

Buy Recursion at Amazon


By Blake Crouch

Buy Blackfish City at Amazon

Blackfish City

By Sam J. Miller

Buy Autonomous at Amazon


By Annalee Newitz

Buy Riot Baby at Amazon

Riot Baby

By Tochi Onyebuchi

Buy The City in the Middle of the Night at Amazon

The City in the Middle of the Night

By Charlie Jane Anders

Buy Hummingbird Salamander at Amazon

Hummingbird Salamander

By Jeff VanderMeer

Buy The Space Between Worlds at Amazon

The Space Between Worlds

By Micaiah Johnson

Buy Brave New World at Amazon

Brave New World

By Aldous Huxley

Buy The Stars Are Legion at Amazon

The Stars Are Legion

By Kameron Hurley

Buy The Circle at Amazon

The Circle

By Dave Eggers