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Classic Adventure SF Mysteries | Militaristic | Aliens | Techno | Dystopias Time Travel | Alt Universes | Humorous | Space Opera

Classic Authors

  • Isaac Asimov
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Arthur C. Clarke
  • Philip K. Dick
  • Robert Heinlein
  • Frank Herbert
  • Larry Niven
  • Mary Shelley
  • Jules Verne
  • Kurt Vonnegut
  • H.G. Wells

Adventure

  • Roger MacBride Allen
  • Ben Bova
  • Michael Crichton
  • Jack Finney
  • Robert Heinlein
  • Ken MacLeod
  • George R.R. Martin
  • Andre Norton
  • Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Spider Robinson
  • Charles Sheffield
  • Clifford Simak
  • Timothy Zahn

SF Mysteries

  • Jayne Castle
  • William C Dietz - (Sam McCade series)
  • Peter F. Hamilton
  • Jack McDevitt
  • China Mieville
  • Richard K. Morgan
  • JD Robb
  • Wen Spencer
  • S.L. Viehl

Militaristic

  • David Brin
  • Lois McMaster Bujold - (Vorkosigan series)
  • Orson Scott Card
  • William C Dietz - (Legion series)
  • Joe Haldeman
  • Elizabeth Moon
  • Dan Simmons
  • David Weber
  • Gene Wolf

Aliens / Space Colonies

  • Jack Campbell
  • Edgar Rice Burroughs – (Mars Series)
  • C.J. Cherryh
  • Nancy Kress
  • Ursula LeGuin
  • Anne McCaffrey - (Freedom Series & Acorna Series)
  • Stephenie Meyer - The Host
  • Kim Stanley Robinson
  • Charles Sheffield
  • Robert Silverberg
  • John Varley
  • Jack Williamson
  • James White - (Sector General series)

Techno SF

  • Isaac Asimov - Robot series
  • Iain Banks
  • Meljean Brook - Iron seas
  • William Gibson
  • Larry Niven
  • Robert J. Sawyer - WWW series
  • Brian Stableford
  • Neal Stephenson
  • Bruce Sterling

Dystopias

  • Margaret Atwood
  • Suzanne Collins
  • James Dashner
  • Aldous Huxley
  • Patrick Ness
  • George Orwell
  • S.M. Stirling
  • Scott Westerfeld

Time Travel

  • Robert Asprin--Time Scout series
  • Kage Baker – The Company series
  •  Andre Norton - Time Traders series
  • Cherie Priest- Clockwork Century series
  • S. M. Stirling
  • Connie Willis

Alternate Histories / Universes

  • Taylor Anderson
  • Stephen Baxter
  • John Birmingham
  • Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • Philip K. Dick
  • Eric Flint
  • Harry Harrison
  • Paul McAuley
  • Harry Turtledove

Humorous

  • Douglas Adams
  • Jasper Fforde
  • Alan Dean Foster
  • Dave Freer
  • Spider Robinson

Space Operas

  • Aaron Allston
  • Kevin J Anderson - Saga of Seven Suns
  • Catherine Asaro – Saga of the Skolian Empire
  • Greg Bear
  • Lois McMaster Bujold - Miles Vorkosigan Series
  • CJ Cherryh - Company Wars
  • Brian Herbert w/ Kevin J. Anderson- Dune prequels
  • Frank Herbert- Dune
  • Sharon Lee & Steve Miller - Liaden Universe Series
  • Frederik Pohl
  • Alastair Reynolds
  • Michael A. Stackpole
  • Charles Stross