Gunn Center for the Study of Science Fiction: A Basic Science Fiction Library

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Title▲ Author/Editor Year
 
1 2001: A Space Odyssey Arthur C. Clarke 1968
2 The Absolute at Large Karel Čapek 1927
3 Accelerando Charles Stross 2005
4 Across Realtime Vernor Vinge 1986
5 Across the Sea of Suns Gregory Benford 1984
6 Adventures in Time and Space J. Francis McComas, Raymond J. Healy 1946
7 Afterparty Daryl Gregory 2014
8 Again, Dangerous Visions Harlan Ellison 1972
9 The Age of the Pussyfoot Frederik Pohl 1969
10 Agent to the Stars John Scalzi 2005
11 Alif the Unseen G. Willow Wilson 2012
12 Alvin Journeyman Orson Scott Card 1995
13 Ammonite Nicola Griffith 1993
14 Ancient of Days Michael Bishop 1985
15 Angry Candy Harlan Ellison 1988
16 Anvil of Stars Greg Bear 1992
17 The Armageddon Rag George R. R. Martin 1983
18 The Atrocity Exhibition J. G. Ballard 1970
19 Babel-17 Samuel R. Delany 1966
20 The Barbie Murders John Varley 1980
21 Barefoot in the Head Brian W. Aldiss 1969
22 Barrayar Lois McMaster Bujold 1991
23 Battle Circle Piers Anthony 1978
24 Beachhead Jack Williamson 1992
25 Beauty Sheri S. Tepper 1991
26 Before Adam Jack London 1906
27 Before the Golden Age Isaac Asimov 1974
28 Beggars in Spain Nancy Kress 1993
29 Bending the Landscape: Science Fiction Nicola Griffith, Stephen Pagel 1998
30 The Best of C. L. Moore C. L. Moore 1975
31 The Best of C. M. Kornbluth C. M. Kornbluth 1976
32 The Best of Cordwainer Smith Cordwainer Smith 1975
33 The Best of Damon Knight Damon Knight 1976
34 The Best of Frederik Pohl Frederik Pohl 1975
35 The Best of Henry Kuttner Henry Kuttner 1975
36 The Best of John W. Campbell John W. Campbell, Jr. 1976
37 The Best of Science Fiction Groff Conklin 1946
38 Beyond Apollo Barry N. Malzberg 1972
39 The Big Time Fritz Leiber 1958
40 Bill, the Galactic Hero Harry Harrison 1965
41 Blood Music Greg Bear 1985
42 Blue Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1997
43 The Body Snatchers Jack Finney 1955
44 The Bones of Time Kathleen Ann Goonan 1996
45 The Book of the New Sun Gene Wolfe 1980-87
46 Borders of Infinity Lois McMaster Bujold 1989
47 Brain Wave Poul Anderson 1954
48 Brave New World Aldous Huxley 1932
49 Brightness Falls from the Air James Tiptree, Jr. 1985
50 Brightness Reef David Brin 1995
51 Bring the Jubilee Ward Moore 1953
52 Brittle Innings Michael Bishop 1994
53 Brother to Dragons Charles Sheffield 1992
54 Brute Orbits George Zebrowski 1998
55 Buddy Holly is Alive and Well on Ganymede Bradley Denton 1991
56 Bug Jack Barron Norman Spinrad 1969
57 Burning Chrome William Gibson 1986
58 Bête Adam Roberts 2014
59 The Call of Earth Orson Scott Card 1992
60 Camp Concentration Thomas M. Disch 1968
61 A Canticle for Leibowitz Walter M. Miller, Jr. 1959
62 Carmen Dog Carol Emshwiller 1988
63 A Case of Conscience James Blish 1958
64 Cat's Cradle Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1963
65 The Caves of Steel Isaac Asimov 1954
66 The Chantry Guild Gordon R. Dickson 1988
67 Child of Fortune Norman Spinrad 1972
68 Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke 1953
69 A Choice of Gods Clifford D. Simak 1972
70 The Chronoliths Robert Charles Wilson 2001
71 The Chrysalids John Wyndham 1955
72 Cities in Flight James Blish 1970
73 City Clifford D. Simak 1952
74 The City & The City China Miéville 2009
75 The City and the Stars Arthur C. Clarke 1956
76 A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess 1962
77 The Complete Compleat Enchanter L. Sprague de Camp, Fletcher Pratt 1989
78 Conjure Wife Fritz Leiber 1953
79 Consider Phlebas Iain M. Banks 1987
80 Count Zero William Gibson 1986
81 Crescent City Rhapsody Kathleen Ann Goonan 2000
82 Crown of Stars James Tiptree, Jr. 1988
83 The Crucible of Time John Brunner 1983
84 The Crystal City Orson Scott Card 2003
85 The Crystal World J. G. Ballard 1966
86 The Cyberiad: Fables for the Cybernetic Age Stanislaw Lem 1974
87 Dangerous Visions Harlan Ellison 1967
88 The Dark Light Years Brian W. Aldiss 1964
89 Darwin's Radio Greg Bear 1999
90 The Day of the Triffids John Wyndham 1951
91 Deathbird Stories Harlan Ellison 1975
92 The Deathworld Trilogy Harry Harrison 1960-68
93 Deception Well Linda Nagata 1997
94 A Deepness in the Sky Vernor Vinge 1999
95 The Demolished Man Alfred Bester 1952
96 The Dervish House Ian McDonald 2010
97 Desolation Road Ian McDonald 1988
98 Dhalgren Samuel R. Delany 1975
99 The Diamond Age Neal Stephenson 1995
100 The Difference Engine Bruce Sterling, William Gibson 1990
101 Dimension of Miracles Robert Sheckley 1968
102 The Dispossessed Ursula K. Le Guin 1974
103 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K. Dick 1968
104 Doomsday Book Connie Willis 1992
105 A Door into Ocean Joan Slonczewski 1986
106 The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories Roger Zelazny 1971
107 Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom Cory Doctorow 2003
108 Downbelow Station C. J. Cherryh 1981
109 The Downstairs Room and Other Speculative Fiction Kate Wilhelm 1968
110 The Dragon in the Sea Frank Herbert 1956
111 The Dragon Masters Jack Vance 1963
112 A Dream of Wessex Christopher Priest 1977
113 The Dreamers James E. Gunn 1981
114 Dreamsnake Vonda N. McIntyre 1978
115 The Drowned World J. G. Ballard 1962
116 Dune Frank Herbert 1965
117 The Dunwich Horror and Others H. P. Lovecraft 1963
118 Dwellers in the Mirage A. Merritt 1932
119 The Dying Earth Jack Vance 1950
120 Dying Inside Robert Silverberg 1972
121 Earth David Brin 1990
122 Earth Abides George R. Stewart 1949
123 Earthborn Orson Scott Card 1995
124 Earthfall Orson Scott Card 1995
125 The Einstein Intersection Samuel R. Delany 1967
126 Embassytown China Miéville 2011
127 The Embedding Ian Watson 1973
128 The End of Eternity Isaac Asimov 1955
129 Ender's Game Orson Scott Card 1985
130 The Engines of God Jack McDevitt 1994
131 Eon Greg Bear 1985
132 Extra(ordinary) People Joanna Russ 1984
133 The Fabulous Riverboat Philip José Farmer 1971
134 The Face in the Abyss A. Merritt 1931
135 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury 1953
136 Fairyland Paul J. McAuley 1995
137 The Fall of Hyperion Dan Simmons 1990
138 Falling Free Lois McMaster Bujold 1988
139 The Falling Woman Pat Murphy 1986
140 The Female Man Joanna Russ 1975
141 Fevre Dream George R. R. Martin 1982
142 The Final Encyclopedia Gordon R. Dickson 1984
143 A Fire Upon the Deep Vernor Vinge 1992
144 The First Men in the Moon H. G. Wells 1901
145 Flatland Edwin A. Abbott 1884
146 Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said Philip K. Dick 1974
147 Flowers for Algernon Daniel Keyes 1966
148 Forever Peace Joe Haldeman 1997
149 The Forever War Joe Haldeman 1975
150 The Forge of God Greg Bear 1987
151 The Foundation Trilogy Isaac Asimov 1951-53
152 Foundation's Edge Isaac Asimov 1982
153 The Fountains of Paradise Arthur C. Clarke 1979
154 Four Ways to Forgiveness Ursula K. Le Guin 1995
155 Frankenstein Mary Shelley 1818
156 Frankenstein Unbound Brian W. Aldiss 1973
157 From the Earth to the Moon Jules Verne 1865
158 Furious Gulf Gregory Benford 1994
159 Fury Henry Kuttner, C. L. Moore 1950
160 Galaxies Barry N. Malzberg 1975
161 The Gate to Women's Country Sheri S. Tepper 1988
162 Gateway Frederik Pohl 1977
163 Genesis Poul Anderson 2000
164 Getting into Death and Other Stories Thomas M. Disch 1976
165 The Glamour Christopher Priest 1984
166 The Glass Inferno Frank M. Robinson, Thomas N. Scortia 1974
167 Gloriana Michael Moorcock 1978
168 Glory Road Robert A. Heinlein 1963
169 The Gods Themselves Isaac Asimov 1972
170 The Gold Coast Kim Stanley Robinson 1988
171 Grass Sheri S. Tepper 1989
172 Gray Lensman Edward E. Smith 1951
173 Great Sky River Gregory Benford 1987
174 Green Eyes Lucius Shepard 1984
175 Green Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1993
176 Guernica Night Barry N. Malzberg 1975
177 The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood 1985
178 Harvest of Stars Poul Anderson 1993
179 Have Space Suit-Will Travel Robert A. Heinlein 1958
180 The Healer's War Elizabeth Ann Scarborough 1988
181 Heartfire Orson Scott Card 1998
182 Helliconia Spring Brian W. Aldiss 1982
183 Helliconia Summer Brian W. Aldiss 1983
184 Helliconia Winter Brian W. Aldiss 1985
185 The Hemingway Hoax Joe Haldeman 1990
186 Her Smoke Rose Up Forever James Tiptree, Jr. 1990
187 Herovit's World Barry N. Malzberg 1973
188 The High Crusade Poul Anderson 1960
189 The Highest Frontier Joan Slonczewski 2011
190 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams 1979
191 Hominids Robert J. Sawyer 2002
192 Hothouse Brian W. Aldiss 1962
193 The Humanoids Jack Williamson 1949
194 Hyperion Dan Simmons 1989
195 I, Robot Isaac Asimov 1950
196 Iceworld Hal Clement 1953
197 The Illustrated Man Ray Bradbury 1951
198 The Immortals James E. Gunn 1962
199 In the Ocean of Night Gregory Benford 1977
200 In War Times Kathleen Ann Goonan 2007
201 The Infinity Box Kate Wilhelm 1975
202 The Instrumentality of Mankind Cordwainer Smith 1979
203 Inverted World Christopher Priest 1974
204 The Invisible Man H. G. Wells 1897
205 The Iron Dragon's Daughter Michael Swanwick 1993
206 The Iron Dream Norman Spinrad 1972
207 Is That What People Do? Robert Sheckley 1984
208 The Islanders Christopher Priest 2011
209 Islands in the Net Bruce Sterling 1988
210 Jack Glass Adam Roberts 2012
211 The Jagged Orbit John Brunner 1969
212 Jem Frederik Pohl 1979
213 Journey to the Center of the Earth Jules Verne 1864
214 The Joy Makers James E. Gunn 1961
215 Kampus James E. Gunn 1977
216 The Killing Star George Zebrowski, Charles Pellegrino 1995
217 Kiln People David Brin 2002
218 Kinsman Ben Bova 1979
219 Krakatit Karel Čapek 1925
220 The Languages of Pao Jack Vance 1959
221 Last and First Men Olaf Stapledon 1930
222 The Last Man Mary Shelley 1826
223 Last Summer at Mars Hill Elizabeth Hand 1998
224 The Last Witchfinder James Morrow 2006
225 The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin 1969
226 The Legion of Space Jack Williamson 1947
227 Lest Darkness Fall L. Sprague de Camp 1941
228 Life During Wartime Lucius Shepard 1987
229 Light Music Kathleen Ann Goonan 2002
230 The Lights in the Sky Are Stars Fredric Brown 1953
231 Lincoln's Dreams Connie Willis 1987
232 The Listeners James E. Gunn 1972
233 Little Brother Cory Doctorow 2008
234 Lock In John Scalzi 2014
235 The Long Loud Silence Wilson Tucker 1952
236 Looking Backward Edward Bellamy 1888
237 Lord of Light Roger Zelazny 1967
238 The Lord of the Sea M. P. Shiel 1901
239 Lord Valentine's Castle Robert Silverberg 1980
240 Lucifer's Hammer Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle 1977
241 Macrolife George Zebrowski 1979
242 Macroscope Piers Anthony 1969
243 Make Room! Make Room! Harry Harrison 1966
244 The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick 1962
245 Man Plus Frederik Pohl 1976
246 The Marathon Photograph and Other Stories Clifford D. Simak 1986
247 Market Forces Richard K. Morgan 2004
248 The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury 1950
249 Martians, Go Home Fredric Brown 1955
250 Memory Linda Nagata 2003
251 The Memory of Earth Orson Scott Card 1992
252 The Midwich Cuckoos John Wyndham 1957
253 Millennium Ben Bova 1976
254 Mindplayers Pat Cadigan 1987
255 Mindscan Robert J. Sawyer 2005
256 Mindswap Robert Sheckley 1966
257 Mirrorshades Bruce Sterling 1986
258 Mission of Gravity Hal Clement 1954
259 Mona Lisa Overdrive William Gibson 1988
260 The Moon and the Sun Vonda N. McIntyre 1997
261 The Moon Pool A. Merritt 1919
262 More Than Human Theodore Sturgeon 1953
263 Mortal Engines Stanislaw Lem 1977
264 The Mote in God's Eye Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle 1974
265 Motherlines Suzy McKee Charnas 1978
266 Moving Mars Greg Bear 1993
267 The Naked Sun Isaac Asimov 1957
268 Necromancer Gordon R. Dickson 1962
269 Needle Hal Clement 1950
270 Neuromancer William Gibson 1984
271 Neutron Star Larry Niven 1968
272 Nightside the Long Sun Gene Wolfe 1993
273 Nightwings Robert Silverberg 1969
274 Nine Princes in Amber Roger Zelazny 1970
275 Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell 1949
276 No Enemy But Time Michael Bishop 1982
277 Norstrilia Cordwainer Smith 1975
278 Not This August C. M. Kornbluth 1955
279 The October Country Ray Bradbury 1955
280 Odd John Olaf Stapledon 1935
281 Of Man and Manta Piers Anthony 1986
282 Old Man's War John Scalzi 2005
283 Omega Jack McDevitt 2003
284 On Wings of Song Thomas M. Disch 1979
285 Only Begotten Daughter James Morrow 1990
286 The Ophiuchi Hotline John Varley 1977
287 Options Robert Sheckley 1975
288 Oryx and Crake Margaret Atwood 2003
289 Out of the Silent Planet C. S. Lewis 1938
290 Pacific Edge Kim Stanley Robinson 1990
291 Parable of the Talents Octavia E. Butler 1998
292 The Past Through Tomorrow Robert A. Heinlein 1967
293 Patterns Pat Cadigan 1989
294 The Pawns of Null-A A. E. van Vogt 1956
295 Perelandra C. S. Lewis 1943
296 Permutation City Greg Egan 1994
297 The Persistence of Vision John Varley 1978
298 The Philosopher's Apprentice James Morrow 2008
299 Pilgrimage to Earth Robert Sheckley 1957
300 A Plague of Angels Sheri S. Tepper 1993
301 The Planet Savers Marion Zimmer Bradley 1962
302 Player Piano Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1952
303 The Postman David Brin 1985
304 The Power Frank M. Robinson 1956
305 Prentice Alvin Orson Scott Card 1989
306 A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1917
307 Probability Space Nancy Kress 2002
308 The Puppet Masters Robert A. Heinlein 1951
309 The Purple Cloud M. P. Shiel 1901
310 Queen City Jazz Kathleen Ann Goonan 1994
311 Queen of Angels Greg Bear 1990
312 R.U.R. Karel Čapek 1923
313 Raising the Stones Sheri S. Tepper 1990
314 Red Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1992
315 Red Prophet Orson Scott Card 1988
316 The Red: First Light Linda Nagata 2013
317 Redshirts John Scalzi 2012
318 Rendezvous with Rama Arthur C. Clarke 1973
319 Riddley Walker Russell Hoban 1980
320 Ringworld Larry Niven 1970
321 Rite of Passage Alexei Panshin 1968
322 River of Gods Ian McDonald 2004
323 The Road to Science Fiction James E. Gunn 1977
324 The Robots of Dawn Isaac Asimov 1983
325 Robur the Conqueror Jules Verne 1886
326 Sailing Bright Eternity Gregory Benford 1995
327 Sandkings George R. R. Martin 1981
328 The Santaroga Barrier Frank Herbert 1968
329 The Scalehunter's Beautiful Daughter Lucius Shepard 1988
330 The Scarlet Plague Jack London 1912
331 The Science Fiction Hall of Fame: Volume One Robert Silverberg 1970
332 The Science Fiction Hall of Fame: Volume Two Ben Bova 1973
333 The Seedling Stars James Blish 1957
334 Seeker Jack McDevitt 2007
335 The Separation Christopher Priest 2002
336 Seventh Son Orson Scott Card 1987
337 The Shadow Over Innsmouth H. P. Lovecraft 1936
338 Shambling Towards Hiroshima James Morrow 2009
339 She H. Rider Haggard 1886
340 The Sheep Look Up John Brunner 1972
341 The Ship of Ishtar A. Merritt 1926
342 The Ship Who Sang Anne McCaffrey 1969
343 The Ships of Earth Orson Scott Card 1994
344 The Shockwave Rider John Brunner 1975
345 The Shore of Women Pamela Sargent 1986
346 Sideshow Sheri S. Tepper 1992
347 The Sirens of Titan Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1959
348 Slan A. E. van Vogt 1946
349 Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1969
350 Slow River Nicola Griffith 1995
351 Snow Crash Neal Stephenson 1992
352 The Snow Queen Joan D. Vinge 1980
353 Solaris Stanislaw Lem 1970
354 Soldier, Ask Not Gordon R. Dickson 1967
355 Song of Time Ian R. MacLeod 2008
356 The Space Merchants Frederik Pohl, C. M. Kornbluth 1953
357 Speaker for the Dead Orson Scott Card 1986
358 Spin Robert Charles Wilson 2005
359 The Stainless Steel Rat Harry Harrison 1961
360 Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner 1968
361 Star Maker Olaf Stapledon 1937
362 Star Man's Son: 2250 A.D. Andre Norton 1952
363 The Star Rover Jack London 1915
364 Stardance Spider Robinson, Jeanne Robinson 1979
365 Starlight Alfred Bester 1976
366 Starmind Spider Robinson, Jeanne Robinson 1995
367 Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand Samuel R. Delany 1984
368 The Stars My Destination Alfred Bester 1956
369 Starseed Spider Robinson, Jeanne Robinson 1991
370 Starship Troopers Robert A. Heinlein 1959
371 Startide Rising David Brin 1983
372 Stations of the Tide Michael Swanwick 1991
373 Steel Beach John Varley 1992
374 Strange Bodies Marcel Theroux 2013
375 Stranger in a Strange Land Robert A. Heinlein 1961
376 Stranger Suns George Zebrowski 1991
377 Stranger Things Happen Kelly Link 2000
378 Sturgeon Is Alive and Well … Theodore Sturgeon 1971
379 The Summer Queen Joan D. Vinge 1991
380 Summertide Charles Sheffield 1990
381 The Sword of Aldones Marion Zimmer Bradley 1962
382 The Syndic C. M. Kornbluth 1953
383 Synners Pat Cadigan 1991
384 Tactics of Mistake Gordon R. Dickson 1971
385 Tales of Known Space Larry Niven 1975
386 Tarzan Alive Philip José Farmer 1972
387 Tau Zero Poul Anderson 1970
388 The Terminal Experiment Robert J. Sawyer 1995
389 Terraforming Earth Jack Williamson 2001
390 That Hideous Strength C. S. Lewis 1945
391 This Immortal Roger Zelazny 1966
392 Three to Dorsai Gordon R. Dickson 1975
393 Tides of Light Gregory Benford 1989
394 Time and Again Clifford D. Simak 1951
395 Time and Again Jack Finney 1970
396 The Time Machine H. G. Wells 1895
397 The Time Ships Stephen Baxter 1995
398 Timescape Gregory Benford 1980
399 Titan John Varley 1979
400 Titan Stephen Baxter 1997
401 Titan Ben Bova 2006
402 To Your Scattered Bodies Go Philip José Farmer 1971
403 Tower of Glass Robert Silverberg 1970
404 Towing Jehovah James Morrow 1994
405 Transcendental James E. Gunn 2013
406 Transgalactic James E. Gunn 2016
407 Triton Samuel R. Delany 1976
408 True Names Vernor Vinge 1984
409 Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Jules Verne 1872
410 Ubik Philip K. Dick 1969
411 Untouched by Human Hands Robert Sheckley 1954
412 Up the Walls of the World James Tiptree, Jr. 1978
413 The Uplift War David Brin 1987
414 VALIS Philip K. Dick 1981
415 Vast Linda Nagata 1998
416 Venus of Dreams Pamela Sargent 1986
417 Venus on the Half-Shell Philip José Farmer 1975
418 The Very Slow Time Machine Ian Watson 1979
419 The Void Captain's Tale Norman Spinrad 1983
420 The Vor Game Lois McMaster Bujold 1990
421 The Voyage of the Space Beagle A. E. van Vogt 1950
422 Walk to the End of the World Suzy McKee Charnas 1974
423 The Wanderer Fritz Leiber 1964
424 The War Against the Rull A. E. van Vogt 1959
425 The War of the Wing-Men Poul Anderson 1967
426 The War of the Worlds H. G. Wells 1898
427 War with the Newts Karel Čapek 1937
428 Way Station Clifford D. Simak 1963
429 We Yevgeny Zamyatin 1924
430 The Web Between the Worlds Charles Sheffield 1979
431 West of Eden Harry Harrison 1984
432 What Mad Universe Fredric Brown 1949
433 When the Sleeper Wakes H. G. Wells 1899
434 Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang Kate Wilhelm 1976
435 Why Do Birds Damon Knight 1992
436 Wild Seed Octavia E. Butler 1980
437 The Wild Shore Kim Stanley Robinson 1984
438 The Windup Girl Paolo Bacigalupi 2009
439 Winterlong Elizabeth Hand 1990
440 Women of Wonder: The Classic Years Pamela Sargent 1995
441 Women of Wonder: The Contemporary Years Pamela Sargent 1995
442 The Wooden Star William Tenn 1968
443 The World of Null-A A. E. van Vogt 1948
444 World's End Joan D. Vinge 1984
445 The Worlds of Theodore Sturgeon Theodore Sturgeon 1972
446 Xenocide Orson Scott Card 1991
447 Xenogenesis Octavia E. Butler 1989
448 The Year of the Quiet Sun Wilson Tucker 1970
449 The Years of the City Frederik Pohl 1984
450 The Yellow Danger M. P. Shiel 1898
451 The Yiddish Policemen's Union Michael Chabon 2007
452 The Zanzibar Cat Joanna Russ 1983