Get swept away with science fiction and fantasy books that will engage your imagination and hook you with fascinating stories.
One of my earliest memories is sitting on my father’s lap on the rocking chair watching the opening scenes of the original Star Trek series.
From a young age, I fell in love with science fiction and fantasy like my father. I love the power of the theoretical, taking a what-if scenario and playing it out to a stunning conclusion. Or completely making up new rules, new worlds, and new possibilities.
With imaginative settings and fantastical characters, fantasy and science fiction books let your imagination run wild.
Instead of forcing you to search Booklist Queen for the best science fiction and fantasy books, I’ve gathered all my book lists together in one place just for you.
The Best Science Fiction Books
Don’t think science fiction is for you? Think again. Here are all the best science fiction books to introduce you to the power of sci fi.
Mind-Bending Time Travel Books
Jump into the best time travel books and discover the mind-bending scenarios only possible in the best time travel fiction.
Classic Science Fiction Short Stories
You’ve never truly experienced science fiction if you haven’t read these 9 classic science fiction short stories – the best of the best.
The Best Dystopian Novels for Adult
Love dystopian books but want something without teenage saviors? Here are all the best dystopian novels for adults to read.
Dystopian Books for Teens to Read
Can’t seem to get enough of dystopian books for teens? Find out which captivating ya dystopian novels are worth a read.
Startling Climate Fiction Novels
What is cli fi? Explore the popular climate fiction books with these startling novels about climate change and global warming.
Historical Fantasy Books
Mixing fantastical elements into historical fiction, the best historical fantasy books magically bring history to life in surprising new ways.
The Best Dark Academia Books
If you want dark and twisty, explore the best dark academia books and learn all about this popular style trending on social media.
Enchanting Novels About Magicians
Add magic to your reading list with these magical novels about magicians. You’ll find all the best books about magicians just for you.
Standalone Fantasy Books
Not in the mood for starting a long fantasy series? Try one of these exceptional standalone fantasy books instead.
Imaginative Fantasy YA Books
Want the best fantasy books for teens? Here’s a breakdown of the fantasy ya books you need on your reading list.
Grimdark Fantasy Books
Discover the dark side of adult fantasy novels with the best grimdark fantasy books.