Sci Fi: Other Worlds & Parallel Universes

Subject Guides » Books » Reading Lists » Sci Fi: Other Worlds & Parallel Universes This reading list was compiled by Forbes Library librarians as part of the 2011 Novel Destinations Summer Reading program. Novel Destination is sponsored by Friends of Forbes Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams

War of the Worlds: Global Dispatches, edited by Kevin J. Anderson

Foundation, by Isaac Asimov

Time Scout, by Robert Asprin, Linda Evans

The Algebraist, by Iain Banks

The Martian Race, by Gregory Benford

The Martian Chronicles, by Ray Bradbury

The Illustrated Man, by Ray Bradbury

Xenocide, by Orson Scott Card (the Ender saga, book 3)

2001: A Space Odyssey, by Arthur C. Clarke

Endless Things, by John Crowley (Ægypt novels, book 4)

Neverwhere, by Neil Gaiman

The Final Planet, by Andrew M. Greeley

The Dreaming Void, by Peter F. Hamilton

Dune, by Frank Herbert

The Haunted Mesa, by Louis L’Amour

Changing Planes, by Ursula K. LeGuin

Out of the Silent Planet, by C. S. Lewis

Hunter’s Run, by George R.R. Martin, Gardner Dozois, and Daniel Abraham

The Eternity Artifact, by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.

The Discworld Graphic Novels: The Colour of Magic &The Light Fantastic, by Terry Pratchett

Century Rain, by Alastair Reynolds

Red Mars, by Kim Stanley Robinson

The Sparrow, by Mary Doria Russell

Contact, by Carl Sagan

Old Man's War, by John Scalzi

Coyote: A Novel of Interstellar Exploration, by Allen M. Steele

Anathem by Neal Stephenson

Hell’s Gate, by David Weber & Linda Evans (The Multiverse series, book 1)

Category: Reading Lists, Science Fiction

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