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The Layer Cake of Science Fiction: A Sub-Genre Primer

Like our universe, the science fiction genre is constantly expanding. Here is a sampling of the seemingly endless list of its subgenres.

12 Latine SFF Books You Definitely Should Read

Looking for great Latine SFF books? Whether they are fantasy, sci-fi, or speculative in general here are 10 books you don’t want to miss, like The Mirror Season by Anna-Marie McLemore.

8 Stellar Sci-Fi Books With Living Spaceships

From bioships to AI-powered starships, living spaceships are a staple of the sci-fi genre. Here’s a run-down of some intriguing examples, including The Tea Master and the Detective by Aliette de Bodard.

The Most Influential Sci-Fi Books of All Time

The most influential sci-fi books of all time examine humanity’s longest-held hopes and deepest, most visceral fears, like Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee.

Coming of Age in Space Stories for Teens

Meet teen astronauts, aliens, and cloned heroes in these coming of age in space stories for young sci-fi fans.

Slow Sci-Fi: 11 Thoughtful And Low Action Sci-Fi Reads

Try these slow sci-fi stories that put more weight on character moments and concepts, giving the reader more time to explore a single part of a strange new world–including The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers.

11 Great Middle Grade Science Fiction Comics Set in Space

Middle grade books in SPAAAAACE! Check out some middle grade science fiction comics set in space, including On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden.

20 Must-Read Spacefaring Comics and Graphic Novels

Explore the stars and vicariously live out your wildest childhood astronaut dreams with 20 must-read spacefaring comics and graphic novels, including Cosmoknights by Hannah Templer and Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples.