Popular Speculative Fiction Books

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The Handmaid's Tale The Handmaid's Tale (Paperback)
by (shelved 637 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.09 — 967,685 ratings — published 1985
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1984 1984 (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 407 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.16 — 2,438,318 ratings — published 1949
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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
by (shelved 394 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.33 — 5,536,288 ratings — published 2008
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Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1) Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1)
by (shelved 392 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.00 — 188,435 ratings — published 2003
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Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451 (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 359 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.98 — 1,331,182 ratings — published 1953
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Brave New World Brave New World (Paperback)
by (shelved 344 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.98 — 1,209,183 ratings — published 1932
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Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
by (shelved 319 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.29 — 2,131,873 ratings — published 2009
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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
by (shelved 288 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.03 — 2,012,733 ratings — published 2010
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Never Let Me Go Never Let Me Go (Paperback)
by (shelved 262 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.81 — 380,798 ratings — published 2005
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Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1) Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
by (shelved 258 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.30 — 970,555 ratings — published 1985
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Station Eleven Station Eleven (Hardcover)
by (shelved 256 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.03 — 235,509 ratings — published 2014
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Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1) Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
by (shelved 231 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.21 — 590,199 ratings — published 1965
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Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1) Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)
by (shelved 230 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.29 — 660,798 ratings — published 2011
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The Year of the Flood  (MaddAddam, #2) The Year of the Flood (MaddAddam, #2)
by (shelved 223 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.06 — 88,429 ratings — published 2009
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American Gods American Gods (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 222 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.11 — 624,492 ratings — published 2001
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The Giver The Giver (Paperback)
by (shelved 211 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.12 — 1,463,480 ratings — published 1993
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Snow Crash Snow Crash (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 201 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.03 — 206,513 ratings — published 1992
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Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1) Neuromancer (Sprawl, #1)
by (shelved 196 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.89 — 224,821 ratings — published 1984
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Divergent (Divergent, #1) Divergent (Divergent, #1)
by (shelved 191 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.22 — 2,500,526 ratings — published 2011
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The Hobbit The Hobbit (Paperback)
by (shelved 189 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.26 — 2,433,826 ratings — published 1937
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The Martian The Martian (Hardcover)
by (shelved 180 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.40 — 637,697 ratings — published 2012
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Annihilation (Southern Reach, #1) Annihilation (Southern Reach, #1)
by (shelved 180 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.66 — 112,323 ratings — published 2014
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The City & the City The City & the City (Hardcover)
by (shelved 179 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.91 — 43,413 ratings — published 2009
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The Windup Girl The Windup Girl (Hardcover)
by (shelved 177 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.75 — 56,330 ratings — published 2009
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MaddAddam (MaddAddam, #3) MaddAddam (MaddAddam, #3)
by (shelved 177 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.99 — 49,485 ratings — published 2013
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The Road The Road (Hardcover)
by (shelved 172 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.96 — 615,158 ratings — published 2006
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Slaughterhouse-Five Slaughterhouse-Five (Paperback)
by (shelved 170 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.07 — 980,986 ratings — published 1969
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The Power The Power (Hardcover)
by (shelved 169 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.88 — 79,305 ratings — published 2016
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Frankenstein Frankenstein (Paperback)
by (shelved 166 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.77 — 980,069 ratings — published 1818
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Kindred Kindred (Paperback)
by (shelved 155 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.22 — 64,435 ratings — published 1979
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Cloud Atlas Cloud Atlas (Paperback)
by (shelved 155 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.02 — 188,057 ratings — published 2004
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Neverwhere (London Below, #1) Neverwhere (London Below, #1)
by (shelved 153 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.17 — 354,359 ratings — published 1996
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The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth, #1) The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth, #1)
by (shelved 145 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 4.31 — 66,546 ratings — published 2015
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Animal Farm Animal Farm (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 145 times as speculative-fiction)
avg rating 3.90 — 2,244,867 ratings — published 1945
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Holly Walrath
“fluttering amidst the stars / stands the thin black/ stalk / of a glimmerglass girl /”
Holly Walrath, Glimmerglass Girl

Margaret Atwood
“I feel buried.”
Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale

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