Fans of sci-fi and fantasy know that an exciting journey can begin in the most unlikely places: a wardrobe, a rabbit hole, a cupboard under the stairs. This season, it all begins with a book. All you need to do is decide which new land to travel to first.
Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction and fantasy for everybody. Certain great books inspire scores of authors to create something new.
Need a little magic in your life? We thought so. These twelve novels take readers on a wide array of incredible adventures.
Exhalation by Ted Chiang. This groundbreaking collection of science fiction short stories is the second from acclaimed author Ted Chiang. Addressing, among others, essential questions around the nature of the universe and what it means to be human, this is science fiction at its most thoughtful. Buy Exhalation.
You know that feeling when you sit down on your couch to binge an entire new season of a show? Amazing, right? Reading a completed series in one albeit long sitting gives me that same feeling of satisfaction.
Some of the most exciting science fiction and fantasy stories are happening in young adult fiction. We've listed up some of Den of Geek's most anticipated young adult genre reads, complete with information on when they will be published and what type of read they are i. Scroll through to learn about all of the best new young adult fantasy and science fiction reads of
Fantasy is such a good way to get your head outside your usual setting. You can step inside magnificent worlds or familiar settings! If you crave stories that take more than one book, check out these fantasy book series for adults.
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It was a great year in speculative young adult publishing, with several excellent series reaching their satisfying conclusions. In the conclusion to the Falling Kingdoms series, the fight for Mytica rages on, bringing destruction across the empire. Tess of the Road handles a difficult topic with compassion and care, a beautiful start to a new duology.
Therefore this list tends to reflect my personal reading preferences — more fantasy than sci-fi, more female protagonists than male. However, if you know of any other books that are good, please mention in the comments. If a character is genderqueer and bisexual or pansexual, their book can be found under the genderqueer sublist.