Goodreads Best Science Fiction of the 21st Century

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Title▲ Author/Editor Year
 
1 11/22/63 Stephen King 2011
2 14 Peter Clines 2012
3 1Q84 Haruki Murakami 2011
4 2312 Kim Stanley Robinson 2012
5 Absolution Gap Alastair Reynolds 2003
6 Accelerando Charles Stross 2005
7 The Algebraist Iain M. Banks 2004
8 Altered Carbon Richard K. Morgan 2002
9 Anathem Neal Stephenson 2008
10 Ancillary Justice Ann Leckie 2013
11 The Android's Dream John Scalzi 2006
12 Annihilation Jeff VanderMeer 2014
13 The Atrocity Archives Charles Stross 2004
14 Blackout/All Clear Connie Willis 2010
15 Blindsight Peter Watts 2006
16 Boneshaker Cherie Priest 2009
17 Broken Angels Richard K. Morgan 2003
18 Calculating God Robert J. Sawyer 2000
19 Caliban's War Daniel Abraham, Ty Franck 2012
20 Catching Fire Suzanne Collins 2009
21 Chasm City Alastair Reynolds 2001
22 The City & The City China Miéville 2009
23 Cloud Atlas David Mitchell 2004
24 The Confusion Neal Stephenson 2004
25 Cryoburn Lois McMaster Bujold 2010
26 Daemon Daniel Suarez 2006
27 Dies the Fire S. M. Stirling 2004
28 Diplomatic Immunity Lois McMaster Bujold 2002
29 Divergent Veronica Roth 2011
30 The Dreaming Void Peter F. Hamilton 2007
31 Dust Hugh Howey 2013
32 Embassytown China Miéville 2011
33 Freedom Daniel Suarez 2010
34 Fuzzy Nation John Scalzi 2011
35 The Ghost Brigades John Scalzi 2006
36 Glasshouse Charles Stross 2006
37 Golden Son Pierce Brown 2015
38 The Gone-Away World Nick Harkaway 2008
39 Gridlinked Neal Asher 2001
40 Hominids Robert J. Sawyer 2002
41 House of Suns Alastair Reynolds 2008
42 The Hunger Games Suzanne Collins 2008
43 Ilium Dan Simmons 2003
44 The Last Colony John Scalzi 2007
45 Leviathan Wakes Daniel Abraham, Ty Franck 2011
46 Little Brother Cory Doctorow 2008
47 The Long Earth Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett 2012
48 Look to Windward Iain M. Banks 2000
49 The Martian Andy Weir 2012
50 Matter Iain M. Banks 2008
51 Mockingjay Suzanne Collins 2010
52 Never Let Me Go Kazuo Ishiguro 2005
53 Nexus Ramez Naam 2012
54 Old Man's War John Scalzi 2005
55 Olympos Dan Simmons 2005
56 Oryx and Crake Margaret Atwood 2003
57 Pandora's Star Peter F. Hamilton 2004
58 Passage Connie Willis 2001
59 The Passage Justin Cronin 2010
60 Pattern Recognition William Gibson 2003
61 The Prefect Alastair Reynolds 2007
62 Pushing Ice Alastair Reynolds 2005
63 The Quantum Thief Hannu Rajaniemi 2010
64 Quicksilver Neal Stephenson 2003
65 Rainbows End Vernor Vinge 2006
66 Ready Player One Ernest Cline 2011
67 Reamde Neal Stephenson 2011
68 Red Rising Pierce Brown 2014
69 Redemption Ark Alastair Reynolds 2002
70 Redshirts John Scalzi 2012
71 Revelation Space Alastair Reynolds 2000
72 River of Gods Ian McDonald 2004
73 The Road Cormac McCarthy 2006
74 Robopocalypse Daniel H. Wilson 2011
75 The Scar China Miéville 2002
76 Seveneves Neal Stephenson 2015
77 Shadow of the Hegemon Orson Scott Card 2001
78 Shift Hugh Howey 2013
79 Singularity Sky Charles Stross 2003
80 The Skinner Neal Asher 2002
81 The Speed of Dark Elizabeth Moon 2002
82 Spin Robert Charles Wilson 2005
83 Spook Country William Gibson 2007
84 Surface Detail Iain M. Banks 2010
85 The System of the World Neal Stephenson 2004
86 The Temporal Void Peter F. Hamilton 2008
87 Thirteen Richard K. Morgan 2007
88 The Three-Body Problem Cixin Liu 2014
89 The Time Traveler's Wife Audrey Niffenegger 2003
90 Under the Dome Stephen King 2009
91 The Windup Girl Paolo Bacigalupi 2009
92 Woken Furies Richard K. Morgan 2005
93 Wool Omnibus Hugh Howey 2012
94 World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War Max Brooks 2006
95 The Year of the Flood Margaret Atwood 2009
96 The Years of Rice and Salt Kim Stanley Robinson 2002
97 The Yiddish Policemen's Union Michael Chabon 2007