Best-Sci-Fi-Books: 31 Best Literary Science Fiction Books

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Title▲ Author/Editor Year
 
1 Brave New World Aldous Huxley 1932
2 The Calcutta Chromosome Amitav Ghosh 1995
3 Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke 1953
4 Cloud Atlas David Mitchell 2004
5 Cosmicomics Italo Calvino 1965
6 Dhalgren Samuel R. Delany 1975
7 Doomsday Book Connie Willis 1992
8 Earth Abides George R. Stewart 1949
9 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury 1953
10 Frankenstein Mary Shelley 1818
11 The Giver Lois Lowry 1993
12 The Glass Bead Game Hermann Hesse 1969
13 Golden Days Carolyn See 1986
14 The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood 1985
15 Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World Haruki Murakami 1985
16 Kindred Octavia E. Butler 1979
17 The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin 1969
18 Life After Life Kate Atkinson 2013
19 Never Let Me Go Kazuo Ishiguro 2005
20 Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell 1949
21 The Plot Against America Philip Roth 2004
22 The Road Cormac McCarthy 2006
23 Roadside Picnic Arkady Strugatsky, Boris Strugatsky 1972
24 Shikasta Doris Lessing 1979
25 Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1969
26 Solaris Stanislaw Lem 1970
27 Station Eleven Emily St. John Mandel 2014
28 Strange Bodies Marcel Theroux 2013
29 The Time Traveler's Wife Audrey Niffenegger 2003
30 Ubik Philip K. Dick 1969
31 The Windup Girl Paolo Bacigalupi 2009