Science Fiction

Science fiction (abbreviated SF or sci-fi with varying punctuation and capitalization) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves speculations based on current or future science or technology. Science fiction is found in books, art, television, films, games, theatre, and other media. In organizational or marketing contexts, science fiction can be synonymous with the broader definition of speculative fiction, encompassing creative works incorporating imaginative elements not found in contemporary reality; this includes fantasy, horror and related genres.

Although the two genres are often co
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Golden State
We Cast a Shadow
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Come Find Me
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Shadow Captain (Revenger, #2)
Vigilance
Through Fiery Trials (Safehold, #10)
All the Lonely People
A Cathedral of Myth and Bone
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