Golden Age Sci-Fi: 75 Best Novels of 1934-1963

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Title▲ Author/Editor Year
 
1 Alas, Babylon Pat Frank 1959
2 The Aleph and Other Stories Jorge Luis Borges 1949
3 At the Mountains of Madness H. P. Lovecraft 1936
4 The Big Time Fritz Leiber 1958
5 The Body Snatchers Jack Finney 1955
6 Brain Wave Poul Anderson 1954
7 A Canticle for Leibowitz Walter M. Miller, Jr. 1959
8 A Case of Conscience James Blish 1958
9 Cat's Cradle Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1963
10 The Caves of Steel Isaac Asimov 1954
11 Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke 1953
12 The Chrysalids John Wyndham 1955
13 City Clifford D. Simak 1952
14 The City and the Stars Arthur C. Clarke 1956
15 A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess 1962
16 The Cosmic Puppet Philip K. Dick 1957
17 The Day of the Triffids John Wyndham 1951
18 The Death of Grass John Christopher 1956
19 The Demolished Man Alfred Bester 1952
20 The Door into Summer Robert A. Heinlein 1957
21 Double Star Robert A. Heinlein 1956
22 The Drowned World J. G. Ballard 1962
23 Earth Abides George R. Stewart 1949
24 Eden Stanislaw Lem 1959
25 Explorers of the Moon Hergé 1954
26 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury 1953
27 The Foundation Trilogy Isaac Asimov 1951-53
28 The High Crusade Poul Anderson 1960
29 I Am Legend Richard Matheson 1954
30 I, Robot Isaac Asimov 1950
31 L'Écume des jours Boris Vian 1947
32 The Legion of Space Jack Williamson 1947
33 Limbo Bernard Wolfe 1952
34 The Long Tomorrow Leigh Brackett 1955
35 The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick 1962
36 The Man Who Japed Philip K. Dick 1956
37 The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury 1950
38 Memoirs Found in a Bathtub Stanislaw Lem 1961
39 Mission of Gravity Hal Clement 1954
40 More Than Human Theodore Sturgeon 1953
41 Naked Lunch William S. Burroughs 1959
42 Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell 1949
43 Non-Stop Brian W. Aldiss 1958
44 Odd John Olaf Stapledon 1935
45 On the Beach Nevil Shute 1957
46 Out of the Silent Planet C. S. Lewis 1938
47 Planet of the Apes Pierre Boulle 1963
48 Player Piano Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1952
49 The Puppet Masters Robert A. Heinlein 1951
50 Return to the Stars Stanislaw Lem 1961
51 The Shadow Over Innsmouth H. P. Lovecraft 1936
52 The Shooting Star Hergé 1942
53 The Sirens of Titan Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. 1959
54 Slan A. E. van Vogt 1946
55 The Soft Machine William S. Burroughs 1961
56 Solar Lottery Philip K. Dick 1955
57 Solaris Stanislaw Lem 1970
58 The Space Merchants Frederik Pohl, C. M. Kornbluth 1953
59 The Stainless Steel Rat Harry Harrison 1961
60 Star Maker Olaf Stapledon 1937
61 The Stars My Destination Alfred Bester 1956
62 Starship Troopers Robert A. Heinlein 1959
63 Stranger in a Strange Land Robert A. Heinlein 1961
64 The Sword of Rhiannon Leigh Brackett 1953
65 The Ticket That Exploded William S. Burroughs 1962
66 Time Out of Joint Philip K. Dick 1959
67 Triplanetary Edward E. Smith 1948
68 Vulcan's Hammer Philip K. Dick 1960
69 Walden Two B. F. Skinner 1948
70 War with the Newts Karel Čapek 1937
71 Way Station Clifford D. Simak 1963
72 What Mad Universe Fredric Brown 1949
73 The Wind from Nowhere J. G. Ballard 1961
74 A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle 1962