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Best Science Fiction Novels

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Members: 320 participating members (show all)

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1
28,255 members, 420 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: thindor (1), goldenmoon (1), sturlington (1), brondy (1), towermancn (1), mkunruh (1), Kristelh (1), gypsysmom (1), rodriguezcommaj (1), Rtrace (1), andomck (1)110 more, RecklessReader (1), Rick_Deckard (1), ayaeckel (1), jasmaynard (1), polaritynk (1), David_Krajci (1), bruc79 (1), erkanerener (1), binarydude (1), peterveen (1), b1_ (1), lluisanglada (1), emmendelson (1), szarka (1), toonami (1), questbird (1), thegreenmikado (1), streetwa (1), marycloseburn (1), santhony (1), horacio.salazar (1), beth623 (1), Michael.Rimmer (1), ChrisKohout (1), linlef (1), zjakkelien (1), Rbrancher2 (1), bibliorex (1), DugsBooks (1), al.vick (1), Echinopsis (1), RBeffa (1), buk1968 (1), Balkan (1), pamur (1), EnriqueFreeque (1), amysisson (1), sdobie (1), scriptus (1), stellarexplorer (1), oszymandias (1), caffron (1), souloftherose (1), staffordcastle (1), suitable1 (1), eromsted (1), Hibou8 (1), jjwilson61 (1), borderdad (2), Sylak (2), smasler (2), bormgans (2), Paulgnagy (2), mike_frank (2), LisaMaria_C (2), tsangal (2), Storeetllr (2), aulsmith (2), mrmapcase (3), freetrader (3), Matteocalosi (3), wifilibrarian (3), scottd (3), Milesc (3), Jarandel (3), rossarn (3), asalamon (3), mkjones (3), MissJessie (4), Awfki (4), hildretha (4), deerhorne (4), amobogio (4), Noisy (4), br77rino (5), mccin68 (5), scificomics (5), rarm (5), rcatalano (6), Bluewolf0411 (6), BookWallah (7), Euryale (8), Quaisior (8), brightcopy (8), avatiakh (8), leigonj (10), rretzler (10), masiejames (10), calm (10), anglemark (11), majjacsobe (14), jerry-book (15), geitebukkeskjegg (16), okeres (17), blackdove07 (17), alexdelarge (17), aspirit (19), hoddybook (20), Julilla (21), BomboChipolata (24), pgmcc (28), falkman (29), Doey (30), andyl (32), lewbs (43), Surtac (54), RVerde (66), clong, feaelin, Myyst

Thumbs down: Pajamas, rocketmac360, barrayaran, dot.zen, scorpiusx1, daelyte, Vaclav_L, pwaites, Rouge2507, MartinWisse, psybre, dukeallen, Bretzky1, Jannes, merrystar, FrancoisTremblay, sandstone78, cthulhuslibrarian, tottman, lquilter, prosfilaes, enrique_molinero, norabelle414 (11), Ragnell (22), gilroy (33), TLCrawford

Score: 340.28

Explanations:

gilroy (33): Just could not get into this book. Not even through a full chapter

2
61,730 members, 986 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Lovermont (1), aspirit (1), Dairyqueen84 (1), Fishmen (1), Schatkoffer (1), viot.henri (1), Stefano.Rodighiero (1), dot.zen (1), Sopoforic (1), DavidGuegan (1), Ross.Farnsworth (1)94 more, isakhnov (1), ncgraham (1), artturnerjr (1), goldenmoon (2), towermancn (2), mkunruh (2), Kristelh (2), gypsysmom (2), rodriguezcommaj (2), wakawaka65 (2), RecklessReader (2), ayaeckel (2), jasmaynard (2), polaritynk (2), David_Krajci (2), bruc79 (2), flicka82 (2), b1_ (2), dianeham (2), lluisanglada (2), toonami (2), lewbs (2), Ragnell (2), mathgirl40 (2), BookWallah (2), horacio.salazar (2), Matteocalosi (2), guyalice (2), rretzler (2), enrique_molinero (2), gendeg (3), Sylak (3), Tomgraham (3), marycloseburn (3), alanb1 (3), Rbrancher2 (3), bibliorex (3), ahef1963 (3), devenish (3), amysisson (3), FranzK72 (4), freetrader (4), pwaites (4), linlef (4), psybre (4), al.vick (4), Echinopsis (4), Balkan (4), mrmapcase (5), alexdelarge (5), Paulgnagy (5), longway (5), SqueakyChu (6), br77rino (6), mccin68 (6), beth623 (6), thecoroner (6), deerhorne (6), gilroy (6), szarka (7), Osbaldistone (7), streetwa (7), hildretha (7), leigonj (7), Aerrin99 (9), Quaisior (10), Laura1124 (11), hamhands (11), pamur (11), scificomics (12), sdobie (12), timspalding (14), bibliopolitan (15), jerry-book (16), scottd (16), acceptance (18), mike_frank (18), tottman (19), DugsBooks (21), Julilla (23), blackdove07 (24), BomboChipolata (25), pgmcc (26), okeres (28), geitebukkeskjegg (28), Doey (32), falkman (39), Jarandel (50), Surtac (53), RVerde (63), clong, Myyst, electrice, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, Bretzky1, feaelin

Score: 290.34

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

Bretzky1 (0): This is not a science fiction story. Just because a story takes place in the future does not make it science fiction.

horacio.salazar (2): A classic. Big Brother is now almost real. :D

electrice (10): read, science fiction, dystopia, bleak portraying of a possible future, big brother and all the jazz

3
29,838 members, 551 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: Jerriar (1), kara.shamy (1), pureathlete12 (1), cej1027 (1), Vaclav_L (1), bjornar (1), alanb1 (1), flips (1), igorken (1), eclecticdodo (1), devenish (1)99 more, trandism (1), susiesharp (1), aspirit (2), Dairyqueen84 (2), Rtrace (2), erkanerener (2), viot.henri (2), emmendelson (2), szarka (2), freetrader (2), dot.zen (2), Tomgraham (2), thegreenmikado (2), streetwa (2), hildretha (2), Ross.Farnsworth (2), Settings (2), DugsBooks (2), gennyt (2), sdobie (2), andejons (2), foggidawn (2), towermancn (3), mkunruh (3), Kristelh (3), gypsysmom (3), wakawaka65 (3), RecklessReader (3), jasmaynard (3), polaritynk (3), Rwbyy (3), bruc79 (3), smitch521 (3), nebula21 (3), toonami (3), Ragnell (3), zjakkelien (3), DavidGuegan (3), rarm (3), Edward (3), brightcopy (3), tsangal (3), birder4106 (3), norabelle414 (3), mrmapcase (4), Sylak (4), Euryale (4), beth623 (4), ahef1963 (4), SylviaC (4), staffordcastle (4), Osbaldistone (5), marycloseburn (5), pwaites (5), linlef (5), Rbrancher2 (5), psybre (5), al.vick (5), Storeetllr (5), EmScape (5), hailelib (5), Peace2 (6), souloftherose (6), Paulgnagy (6), pammab (6), br77rino (7), cthulhuslibrarian (7), MikeBriggs (7), rossarn (7), enrique_molinero (8), Awfki (9), MissJessie (10), hipdeep (10), Matteocalosi (11), merrystar (12), mike_frank (12), pamur (13), sturlington (14), falkman (15), rretzler (17), blackdove07 (18), BeckyJG (19), alexdelarge (19), Risbom (20), LisaMaria_C (20), Julilla (24), pgmcc (25), amobogio (27), Balkan (29), okeres (30), acceptance (33), bibliopolitan (42), Surtac (52), RVerde (61), guyalice, ElBarto, timetunnel, Herenya, Myyst

Thumbs down: rocketmac360, RBeffa, hoddybook, electrice, santhony, jjwilson61, barney67, feaelin, eromsted, tottman, stellarexplorer, Bluewolf0411, Patangel, aulsmith, lquilter, anglemark, suitable1, prosfilaes

Score: 278.36

Explanations:

electrice (0): read in 2013, silly story

jjwilson61 (0): Not science fiction

aulsmith (0): Fun, but really poor in the sf area.

4
32,672 members, 903 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: borderdad (1), beanythesane (1), rcatalano (1), rocketmac360 (1), Awfki (1), WilGbn (1), ahef1963 (1), baswood (1), majjacsobe (1), rretzler (1), Aerrin99 (1)90 more, asalamon (1), foggidawn (1), KC9333 (1), norabelle414 (1), gilroy (1), Fishmen (2), Rwbyy (2), smitch521 (2), Stefano.Rodighiero (2), Sopoforic (2), santhony (2), jeffza (2), ChrisKohout (2), zjakkelien (2), Rbrancher2 (2), DavidGuegan (2), bibliorex (2), al.vick (2), buk1968 (2), Balkan (2), bestem (2), rossarn (2), tottman (2), staffordcastle (2), EmScape (2), brightcopy (2), aspirit (3), Dairyqueen84 (3), goldenmoon (3), Rtrace (3), b1_ (3), lluisanglada (3), lewbs (3), beth623 (3), linlef (3), sdobie (3), cthulhuslibrarian (3), limerts (3), suitable1 (3), towermancn (4), Kristelh (4), gendeg (4), mccin68 (4), toonami (4), marycloseburn (4), Paulgnagy (4), LisaMaria_C (4), tsangal (4), mkjones (4), Hibou8 (4), szarka (5), freetrader (5), tourist68 (5), merrystar (5), MikeBriggs (5), mike_frank (6), avatiakh (6), Rick_Deckard (7), hoddybook (7), scificomics (7), calm (7), timspalding (7), br77rino (8), BookWallah (8), scottd (8), amobogio (8), joeldinda (9), scriptus (9), hamhands (10), pammab (10), MissJessie (11), longway (11), alexdelarge (11), Bluewolf0411 (11), BeckyJG (15), blackdove07 (16), falkman (21), leigonj (24), Euryale (26), BomboChipolata (26), pamur (27), ayaeckel (32), okeres (33), Doey (33), RBeffa (43), psybre (50), sturlington (63), RVerde (64), feaelin, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Jannes, jasmaynard, larsc, souloftherose, MartinWisse, LamontCranston, DugsBooks, dukeallen, rarm, barney67, Milesc, trandism, masiejames, stellarexplorer, mart1n, Pre-warMixtape, zhejw, anglemark, lquilter, enrique_molinero, AsYouKnow_Bob, lorax, andyl, Ragnell (21)

Score: 243.53

5
10,966 members, 269 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: okeres (1), Avencejo (1), blancosa (1), dianeham (1), Euryale (1), bluyssae (1), Ragnell (1), laurenms (1), gennyt (1), mike_frank (1), FrancoisTremblay (1)69 more, DorsVenabili (1), Edward (1), Jarandel (1), majkia (1), belgrade18 (1), inanotherlibrary (1), Storeetllr (1), LolaWalser (1), lquilter (1), mkjones (1), quigui (1), Noisy (1), kara.shamy (2), Pamela110 (2), andomck (2), marycloseburn (2), beth623 (2), linlef (2), scottd (2), Echinopsis (2), rarm (2), Milesc (2), amysisson (2), Dilara86 (2), limerts (2), eromsted (2), ayaeckel (3), souloftherose (3), santhony (3), psybre (3), Paulgnagy (3), Jannes (3), aspirit (4), sturlington (4), mkunruh (4), gypsysmom (4), Rtrace (4), jasmaynard (4), lluisanglada (4), electrice (4), scificomics (4), Kristelh (5), joeldinda (5), AsYouKnow_Bob (5), LisaMaria_C (5), Hibou8 (5), hipdeep (6), freetrader (6), geitebukkeskjegg (6), Aerrin99 (7), Quaisior (7), lorax (7), EmScape (8), andyl (8), anglemark (9), bormgans (10), avatiakh (10), timetunnel (13), aulsmith (13), Endobiker (15), alexdelarge (16), bibliopolitan (22), Julilla (22), pgmcc (27), Doey (31), Surtac (51), RVerde (65), clong, Myyst

Thumbs down: RBeffa, bibliorex, spaceowl, pammab, Bluewolf0411, prosfilaes

Score: 232.57

6
39,128 members, 764 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Laura1124 (1), Rwbyy (1), adsddy (1), peterveen (2), arne.frey (2), Vaclav_L (2), SqueakyChu (2), mccin68 (3), dsp501 (3), horacio.salazar (3), flips (3)74 more, deven.bookman (3), scog.as (3), Dairyqueen84 (4), RecklessReader (4), dianeham (4), dot.zen (4), alanb1 (4), BeckyJG (4), rarm (4), gennyt (4), aspirit (5), goldenmoon (5), towermancn (5), gypsysmom (5), ayaeckel (5), David_Krajci (5), Ragnell (5), Michael.Rimmer (5), SRHarbin (5), eclecticdodo (5), Rtrace (6), gendeg (6), Sylak (6), Euryale (6), pwaites (6), BookWallah (6), Ross.Farnsworth (6), Kristelh (7), jasmaynard (7), hipdeep (7), lluisanglada (7), Peace2 (7), psybre (7), thecoroner (7), rretzler (7), szarka (8), marycloseburn (8), deerhorne (8), guyalice (8), Rbrancher2 (9), DugsBooks (9), Balkan (9), bibliorex (10), ahef1963 (10), FranzK72 (11), beth623 (11), Julilla (11), souloftherose (12), Paulgnagy (12), blackdove07 (13), al.vick (13), devenish (13), enrique_molinero (13), lewbs (16), mike_frank (17), bibliopolitan (20), pgmcc (20), alexdelarge (23), scificomics (23), pamur (23), Bluewolf0411 (24), scottd (25), Jarandel (26), merrystar (27), falkman (30), okeres (35), Doey (36), geitebukkeskjegg (44), Surtac (49), RVerde (53), feaelin, electrice, Myyst, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: sturlington, bormgans, santhony, Bretzky1, Edward

Score: 199.09

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

Bretzky1 (0): This is not a science fiction story.

electrice (8): read, science fiction, dystopia, stories must be destroyed, one could think for himself, rays of hope at the end

7
41,243 members, 562 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Rodemail (1), arne.frey (1), nmw (1), zemaniax (1), cej1027 (2), bjornar (2), Bretzky1 (2), leigonj (2), scriptus (2), kara.shamy (3), andomck (3)69 more, David_Krajci (3), dianeham (3), dot.zen (3), SRHarbin (3), barney67 (3), longway (3), Bluewolf0411 (3), goldenmoon (4), wakawaka65 (4), ayaeckel (4), bruc79 (4), Tomgraham (4), streetwa (4), Michael.Rimmer (4), bibliorex (4), merrystar (4), mkunruh (5), Rtrace (5), gendeg (5), Sylak (5), jasmaynard (5), lluisanglada (5), Euryale (5), dsp501 (5), ahef1963 (5), artturnerjr (5), FranzK72 (6), Kristelh (6), szarka (6), Aerrin99 (6), enrique_molinero (6), Echinopsis (7), devenish (7), freetrader (8), linlef (8), al.vick (8), rretzler (8), br77rino (9), hamhands (9), marycloseburn (9), beth623 (9), gilroy (9), asalamon (9), norabelle414 (10), thecoroner (11), scificomics (11), geitebukkeskjegg (11), DugsBooks (12), pamur (12), Peace2 (15), blackdove07 (15), bibliopolitan (16), tottman (17), acceptance (19), lewbs (20), alexdelarge (22), mike_frank (22), scottd (23), pgmcc (24), psybre (26), Balkan (30), Doey (37), Jarandel (49), RVerde (60), gypsysmom (136), Myyst, clong, electrice, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: sturlington, ncgraham, amobogio, feaelin

Score: 195.01

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

electrice (11): read, science fiction, dystopia, do we really want a Gattaca ?

8
13,250 members, 267 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: smasler (1), jerry-book (1), Tomgraham (1), Doey (1), leigonj (1), svfreeman (1), rgurskey (1), StephenBarkley (1), Pajamas (2), SRHarbin (2), dukeallen (2)67 more, jburlinson (2), scog.as (2), barney67 (2), trandism (2), cthulhuslibrarian (2), norabelle414 (2), geitebukkeskjegg (2), Fishmen (3), Risbom (3), cej1027 (3), streetwa (3), Michael.Rimmer (3), Ross.Farnsworth (3), guyalice (3), quigui (3), andomck (4), Ragnell (4), dsp501 (4), thecoroner (4), Milesc (4), devenish (4), wakawaka65 (5), bruc79 (5), toonami (5), lewbs (6), gypsysmom (6), ayaeckel (6), David_Krajci (6), sdobie (6), MikeBriggs (6), lquilter (6), Rtrace (7), Sylak (7), freetrader (7), marycloseburn (7), Rbrancher2 (7), bibliorex (7), DugsBooks (7), al.vick (7), mkjones (7), Kristelh (8), jasmaynard (8), beth623 (8), hailelib (8), FranzK72 (10), tottman (10), KimarieBee (12), blackdove07 (14), timetunnel (15), RBeffa (17), Julilla (18), timspalding (21), pamur (21), pgmcc (22), acceptance (24), mccin68 (28), rretzler (30), Euryale (32), okeres (34), psybre (42), szarka (44), Surtac (48), RVerde (57), sturlington (62), Myyst, TLCrawford, feaelin

Thumbs down: ahef1963, bormgans, ncgraham, stellarexplorer, amobogio, keristars, LisaMaria_C

Score: 193.31

9
8,922 members, 245 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Pamela110 (1), Risbom (1), Osbaldistone (1), dsp501 (1), BeckyJG (1), Settings (1), Endobiker (1), barney67 (1), dallenbaugh (1), spaceowl (1), hailelib (1)65 more, alanb1 (2), joeldinda (2), ahef1963 (2), blkrk4000 (2), pamur (2), devenish (2), majkia (2), Pajamas (3), smasler (3), erkanerener (3), ChrisKohout (3), al.vick (3), Echinopsis (3), buk1968 (3), Balkan (3), stellarexplorer (3), David_Krajci (4), Rbrancher2 (4), sdobie (4), Bluewolf0411 (4), beth623 (5), deerhorne (5), scottd (5), SqueakyChu (5), tottman (5), prosfilaes (5), lquilter (5), aspirit (6), acceptance (6), mkunruh (6), jasmaynard (6), lluisanglada (6), marycloseburn (6), linlef (6), scificomics (6), LisaMaria_C (6), asalamon (6), gypsysmom (7), Rtrace (8), Kristelh (9), dianeham (9), aulsmith (9), suitable1 (9), Aerrin99 (11), amobogio (11), calm (11), andyl (11), anglemark (12), Matteocalosi (13), rretzler (13), mkjones (13), Jarandel (15), timspalding (16), lewbs (18), hoddybook (23), DugsBooks (23), psybre (27), szarka (29), ayaeckel (33), Doey (34), okeres (37), Surtac (50), RVerde (62), TLCrawford, clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, andomck, nebula21, santhony, dukeallen, RBeffa, pammab, MikeBriggs, EmScape (12)

Score: 189.21

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

10
12,533 members, 234 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: vincemccarrie (1), kootibkiteer (1), SRHarbin (1), deven.bookman (1), dukeallen (1), scog.as (1), Bretzky1 (1), mccin68 (2), dsp501 (2), Michael.Rimmer (2), Julilla (2)62 more, BeckyJG (2), caffron (2), Pamela110 (3), viot.henri (3), Vaclav_L (3), Rwbyy (4), DavidGuegan (4), Ross.Farnsworth (4), DugsBooks (4), guyalice (4), Storeetllr (4), andomck (5), RecklessReader (5), amysisson (5), goldenmoon (6), Rbrancher2 (6), bibliorex (6), al.vick (6), Echinopsis (6), merrystar (6), devenish (6), EmScape (6), ayaeckel (7), David_Krajci (7), lewbs (7), beth623 (7), mkunruh (8), gypsysmom (8), Sylak (8), lluisanglada (8), Rtrace (9), jasmaynard (9), mike_frank (9), Milesc (9), norabelle414 (9), longway (10), LisaMaria_C (11), mkjones (11), thecoroner (12), suitable1 (12), FranzK72 (13), geitebukkeskjegg (13), timetunnel (14), amobogio (15), sdobie (16), anglemark (16), jerry-book (17), MissJessie (17), psybre (17), timspalding (19), Bluewolf0411 (21), pamur (24), falkman (34), Doey (35), okeres (38), RBeffa (42), Surtac (47), Jarandel (48), sturlington (52), RVerde (58), parasolofdoom, feaelin

Thumbs down: spaceowl, MikeBriggs, aulsmith, andyl, TLCrawford

Score: 175.01

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not a novel

11
7,104 members, 185 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: wakawaka65 (1), Saultimate (1), Rouge2507 (1), stevemaynard (1), rcatalano (2), electrice (2), igorken (2), majjacsobe (3), HammerBob (3), Pamela110 (4), joeldinda (4)56 more, mike_frank (4), spaceowl (4), amysisson (4), timetunnel (5), dot.zen (5), enrique_molinero (5), brightcopy (5), Rick_Deckard (6), majkia (6), pamur (6), Tomgraham (6), Milesc (6), mkunruh (7), Matteocalosi (7), souloftherose (7), hamhands (8), santhony (8), Echinopsis (8), suitable1 (8), gypsysmom (9), lluisanglada (9), bibliorex (9), Kristelh (10), Rtrace (10), jasmaynard (10), freetrader (10), Paulgnagy (10), al.vick (10), Aerrin99 (10), falkman (11), psybre (11), lquilter (11), tottman (12), tourist68 (13), scificomics (13), Bluewolf0411 (14), beth623 (15), sdobie (15), RBeffa (16), Balkan (17), blackdove07 (19), leigonj (21), pgmcc (21), geitebukkeskjegg (22), scottd (24), hoddybook (25), bibliopolitan (26), lewbs (26), BomboChipolata (29), thejazzmonger (33), okeres (36), ayaeckel (38), Surtac (46), sturlington (47), RVerde (54), clong

Score: 159.95

12
7,356 members, 164 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: meinfalke (1), rarm (1), auntSteelbreaker (1), AsYouKnow_Bob (1), geitebukkeskjegg (1), okeres (2), questbird (2), Endobiker (2), FrancoisTremblay (2), DorsVenabili (2), daschaich (2)54 more, belgrade18 (2), LolaWalser (2), lquilter (2), quigui (2), Euryale (3), bibliopolitan (3), BeckyJG (3), dallenbaugh (3), Storeetllr (3), Hibou8 (3), Risbom (4), smasler (4), zjakkelien (4), Jarandel (4), limerts (4), Pamela110 (5), santhony (5), Echinopsis (5), mkjones (5), aulsmith (5), Quaisior (6), andomck (7), linlef (7), Paulgnagy (7), souloftherose (8), scificomics (8), anglemark (8), mkunruh (9), freetrader (9), scottd (9), br77rino (10), marycloseburn (10), beth623 (10), andyl (10), gypsysmom (11), jasmaynard (11), Kristelh (12), Dilara86 (12), Rtrace (13), alexdelarge (14), joeldinda (17), FranzK72 (18), Julilla (19), sturlington (27), BomboChipolata (27), mike_frank (27), psybre (31), Doey (38), ayaeckel (39), Surtac (45), timetunnel, clong, Myyst, feaelin

Thumbs down: majkia, pgmcc, spaceowl, pammab, amobogio, Bluewolf0411, prosfilaes, TLCrawford

Score: 154.17

Explanations:

meinfalke (1): ein tolles buch!

13
18,075 members, 292 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: invisigoth (1), hipdeep (1), ijustgetbored (1), beanythesane (2), Jannes (2), adsddy (2), Awfki (2), sarahemmm (2), Rouge2507 (3), mjbaker (3), igorken (3)55 more, scificomics (3), mike_frank (3), AsYouKnow_Bob (3), polaritynk (4), questbird (4), falkman (4), bjornar (5), asalamon (5), thindor (6), andomck (6), b1_ (6), scottd (6), blkrk4000 (6), Balkan (6), LolaWalser (6), RecklessReader (7), hamhands (7), majkia (7), Euryale (7), okeres (8), Milesc (8), FranzK72 (9), horacio.salazar (9), amobogio (9), geitebukkeskjegg (9), mkunruh (10), gypsysmom (10), streetwa (10), ChrisKohout (10), Echinopsis (10), lquilter (10), Kristelh (11), dot.zen (11), santhony (11), DugsBooks (11), limerts (11), Rtrace (12), Aerrin99 (12), Jarandel (12), sdobie (13), lluisanglada (14), Paulgnagy (14), freetrader (15), Rick_Deckard (16), szarka (16), bibliorex (16), Rbrancher2 (18), pamur (20), beth623 (23), psybre (29), acceptance (41), Surtac (42), sturlington (45), RVerde (47), Myyst

Thumbs down: pgmcc, barney67, rossarn, LisaMaria_C, aulsmith, auntSteelbreaker, enrique_molinero

Score: 149.21

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Cyberpunk never worked for me. I had a computer architecture course in college.

14
14,270 members, 372 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: matej.jurkic (1), invisigoth (2), beanythesane (3), jerry-book (3), acceptance (5), Rick_Deckard (5), smitch521 (5), hipdeep (5), Matteocalosi (5), thecoroner (5), EnriqueFreeque (5)56 more, mrmapcase (6), Risbom (6), dianeham (6), Ragnell (6), horacio.salazar (6), DorsVenabili (6), aspirit (7), goldenmoon (7), smasler (7), Awfki (7), anglemark (7), Tomgraham (8), streetwa (8), DavidGuegan (8), Balkan (8), dot.zen (9), Michael.Rimmer (9), Sylak (10), santhony (10), deerhorne (10), br77rino (11), szarka (11), Echinopsis (11), pwaites (12), Ross.Farnsworth (12), blackdove07 (12), scottd (12), lluisanglada (13), freetrader (13), cthulhuslibrarian (13), Kristelh (14), falkman (14), Rbrancher2 (14), FranzK72 (15), gypsysmom (15), jasmaynard (15), scificomics (15), mike_frank (15), pgmcc (16), DugsBooks (16), rretzler (16), aulsmith (16), beth623 (17), al.vick (17), Bluewolf0411 (19), Jarandel (22), BomboChipolata (30), pamur (30), Surtac (40), sturlington (42), Doey (42), psybre (47), okeres (67), Rtrace (146), parasolofdoom, Myyst

Thumbs down: bormgans, Edward

Score: 146.42

15
8,137 members, 146 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (1), enrique_molinero (1), MissJessie (2), Doey (2), mjbaker (2), eclecticdodo (2), szarka (3), dukeallen (3), staffordcastle (3), jjwilson61 (3), santhony (4)48 more, ChrisKohout (4), AsYouKnow_Bob (4), buk1968 (4), stellarexplorer (4), sarahemmm (4), suitable1 (4), lquilter (4), EmScape (4), streetwa (5), alanb1 (5), Ross.Farnsworth (5), Balkan (5), Pamela110 (6), wakawaka65 (6), smasler (6), joeldinda (6), ahef1963 (6), aulsmith (6), aspirit (8), David_Krajci (8), Rbrancher2 (8), DugsBooks (8), sdobie (8), geitebukkeskjegg (8), Paulgnagy (9), al.vick (9), bestem (9), calm (9), limerts (10), anglemark (10), rretzler (11), gypsysmom (12), Euryale (12), beth623 (12), jasmaynard (13), Julilla (14), hailelib (14), Rtrace (15), KimarieBee (18), okeres (18), mike_frank (24), BomboChipolata (28), psybre (39), ayaeckel (40), Surtac (44), RVerde (55), feaelin, clong

Thumbs down: majkia, amobogio, MikeBriggs, LolaWalser

Score: 139.39

16
16,040 members, 297 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: mjbaker (1), thejazzmonger (1), Milesc (1), amobogio (1), daschaich (1), limerts (1), mrmapcase (2), hipdeep (2), majjacsobe (2), dallenbaugh (2), spaceowl (2)47 more, anglemark (2), thindor (3), bjornar (3), DugsBooks (3), scriptus (3), avatiakh (3), beanythesane (4), szarka (4), enrique_molinero (4), majkia (5), Awfki (5), horacio.salazar (5), ChrisKohout (5), bibliorex (5), sdobie (5), rossarn (5), Noisy (5), AsYouKnow_Bob (6), bestem (7), dot.zen (8), psybre (8), Paulgnagy (8), Aerrin99 (8), calm (8), bormgans (9), lluisanglada (10), joeldinda (10), scificomics (10), okeres (11), mkunruh (11), freetrader (12), timspalding (13), beth623 (14), Kristelh (16), BomboChipolata (16), KimarieBee (17), mkjones (19), scottd (22), pgmcc (23), pamur (26), falkman (28), sturlington (38), Doey (39), Jarandel (44), ahef1963 (53), RVerde (59), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: hoddybook, Rouge2507, Dilara86, dukeallen, FrancoisTremblay, pammab

Score: 138.85

Explanations:

horacio.salazar (5): THE redefinition of a new style within SF

17
29,513 members, 533 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: gendeg (1), BookWallah (1), keristars (1), kootibkiteer (2), Edward (2), sturlington (3), Osbaldistone (3), artturnerjr (3), lewbs (4), Dairyqueen84 (5), FranzK72 (5)53 more, hildretha (5), gennyt (5), dukeallen (6), Risbom (7), wakawaka65 (7), mccin68 (7), Tomgraham (7), andejons (7), andomck (8), RecklessReader (8), smasler (8), dsp501 (8), Michael.Rimmer (8), rarm (8), goldenmoon (9), SqueakyChu (9), Ross.Farnsworth (10), devenish (10), geitebukkeskjegg (10), Sylak (11), bormgans (11), streetwa (11), cthulhuslibrarian (12), leigonj (13), Rbrancher2 (13), Dilara86 (13), thecoroner (13), gypsysmom (14), souloftherose (14), Ragnell (14), pgmcc (14), ahef1963 (14), Echinopsis (14), Kristelh (15), marycloseburn (15), Rtrace (16), Euryale (18), rretzler (18), bibliorex (19), al.vick (19), psybre (20), hipdeep (22), DugsBooks (22), mkjones (23), bibliopolitan (27), okeres (29), pamur (29), mike_frank (35), Surtac (39), timetunnel (40), Doey (44), RVerde (44), feaelin

Thumbs down: jasmaynard, electrice, ncgraham, magnumpigg, amobogio

Score: 137.77

Explanations:

electrice (0): horror

sturlington (3): Arguably the first science fiction novel.

18
4,605 members, 57 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (1), freetrader (1), lewbs (1), deerhorne (1), thindor (2), Schatkoffer (2), Osbaldistone (2), jerry-book (2), deven.bookman (2), blather (2), bormgans (3)52 more, Doey (3), alexdelarge (3), DorsVenabili (3), EnriqueFreeque (3), viot.henri (4), horacio.salazar (4), SRHarbin (4), longway (4), rretzler (4), asalamon (4), smasler (5), b1_ (5), DavidGuegan (5), BeckyJG (5), majjacsobe (5), RecklessReader (6), dsp501 (6), hailelib (6), dot.zen (7), santhony (7), AsYouKnow_Bob (7), pamur (7), trandism (7), scriptus (7), LisaMaria_C (7), ayaeckel (8), Ross.Farnsworth (8), bibliorex (8), MikeBriggs (8), ahef1963 (9), Rbrancher2 (10), Rtrace (11), lluisanglada (11), joeldinda (11), Paulgnagy (11), suitable1 (11), br77rino (12), jasmaynard (12), masiejames (12), Julilla (13), tottman (15), okeres (16), sdobie (17), mkjones (18), psybre (19), hoddybook (24), mike_frank (25), DugsBooks (27), blackdove07 (37), RVerde (56), clong, feaelin

Thumbs down: sturlington, gypsysmom, souloftherose, buk1968, RBeffa, majkia, electrice, jjwilson61, aulsmith, dukeallen, Quaisior, andyl, prosfilaes

Score: 136.23

Explanations:

buk1968 (0): Not a single book, and at least one of the individual books exists in the list

RBeffa (0): not a single book

electrice (0): not a single book

jjwilson61 (0): Not a novel

19
10,125 members, 154 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (1), jeffza (1), Bluewolf0411 (2), jjwilson61 (2), Schatkoffer (3), hildretha (3), b1_ (4), deven.bookman (4), dukeallen (4), blkrk4000 (4), Risbom (5)47 more, Tomgraham (5), buk1968 (5), guyalice (5), trandism (5), dot.zen (6), toonami (6), santhony (6), Michael.Rimmer (6), DavidGuegan (6), amysisson (6), Ross.Farnsworth (7), deerhorne (7), goldenmoon (8), Sylak (9), ayaeckel (9), pamur (9), DugsBooks (10), thecoroner (10), freetrader (11), marycloseburn (11), Rbrancher2 (11), bibliorex (11), rossarn (11), FranzK72 (12), LisaMaria_C (12), Kristelh (13), gypsysmom (13), beth623 (13), Paulgnagy (13), Rtrace (14), jasmaynard (14), al.vick (14), amobogio (14), geitebukkeskjegg (15), sdobie (18), pgmcc (19), mkjones (20), blackdove07 (22), Balkan (23), ahef1963 (26), rretzler (26), Doey (40), Surtac (43), sturlington (46), psybre (49), RVerde (52), feaelin

Score: 136.22

20
8,213 members, 180 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: BruceDMacDonald (1), trrotman (1), psybre (1), alexdelarge (1), BomboChipolata (1), anglemark (1), falkman (2), Rouge2507 (2), rcatalano (3), peterveen (3), questbird (3)45 more, smitch521 (4), nebula21 (4), bjornar (4), souloftherose (5), blkrk4000 (5), daschaich (5), streetwa (6), ChrisKohout (6), majjacsobe (6), thejazzmonger (6), scriptus (6), bestem (6), DavidGuegan (7), KimarieBee (8), aspirit (9), RecklessReader (9), deerhorne (9), stellarexplorer (9), Jarandel (9), goldenmoon (10), dot.zen (10), dsp501 (11), lluisanglada (12), marycloseburn (12), Milesc (12), freetrader (14), bibliorex (14), scificomics (14), rossarn (16), Risbom (17), Kristelh (18), Rick_Deckard (18), pgmcc (18), scottd (18), okeres (19), sdobie (19), BeckyJG (20), timetunnel (24), andyl (28), lewbs (31), Echinopsis (39), Surtac (41), Doey (41), clong, Myyst

Thumbs down: sturlington, SFF1928-1973, wakawaka65, Schatkoffer, jasmaynard, bormgans, svfreeman, sandstone78

Score: 122.4

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

21
34,935 members, 540 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: jdjamsa (2), deerhorne (2), NataliiaCh (3), SqueakyChu (3), Dilara86 (3), Rouge2507 (4), igorken (4), bormgans (5), stellarexplorer (5), anglemark (5), Dairyqueen84 (6)47 more, beanythesane (6), Julilla (7), majjacsobe (7), Bluewolf0411 (7), BookWallah (9), andomck (9), Ragnell (9), ChrisKohout (9), scificomics (9), artturnerjr (9), acceptance (10), wakawaka65 (10), smasler (10), goldenmoon (11), blackdove07 (11), scottd (11), hipdeep (12), falkman (12), Euryale (13), jerry-book (13), streetwa (13), pgmcc (13), Ross.Farnsworth (14), thecoroner (14), dot.zen (16), ahef1963 (17), gypsysmom (18), jasmaynard (19), DugsBooks (19), FranzK72 (20), Kristelh (20), sturlington (21), Rtrace (21), Rbrancher2 (21), beth623 (22), okeres (24), tottman (26), mike_frank (26), alexdelarge (27), psybre (35), Surtac (36), ayaeckel (43), RVerde (45), Doey (46), lewbs (48), freetrader (77), Myyst

Thumbs down: minnesotaska, santhony, Bretzky1, amobogio

Score: 118.73

22
15,063 members, 255 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: NataliiaCh (2), trrotman (2), svfreeman (2), asalamon (2), souloftherose (2), rretzler (3), trandism (3), pammab (3), Schatkoffer (4), jerry-book (4), DorsVenabili (4)44 more, daschaich (4), MikeBriggs (4), MissJessie (5), questbird (6), SRHarbin (6), buk1968 (6), ahef1963 (7), mike_frank (7), b1_ (8), smasler (9), santhony (9), Ross.Farnsworth (9), merrystar (9), longway (9), LisaMaria_C (9), RecklessReader (10), al.vick (11), masiejames (11), Rbrancher2 (12), br77rino (13), dot.zen (14), tottman (14), rossarn (15), gypsysmom (16), jasmaynard (16), beth623 (16), Kristelh (17), Rtrace (17), bormgans (17), lluisanglada (17), blackdove07 (20), psybre (24), Julilla (25), BomboChipolata (31), DugsBooks (34), Surtac (37), ayaeckel (41), Doey (45), RVerde (51), sturlington (64), freetrader (76), feaelin, parasolofdoom, clong

Thumbs down: majkia, pwaites, eromsted, Quaisior

Score: 118.24

23
7,555 members, 129 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: kband (1), NataliiaCh (1), eldiaz (1), NovaNexus (1), Euryale (2), HammerBob (4), SFF1928-1973 (5), cthulhuslibrarian (5), leigonj (6), b1_ (7), BomboChipolata (7)44 more, Risbom (8), blkrk4000 (8), dukeallen (9), Bluewolf0411 (9), DavidGuegan (10), buk1968 (10), trandism (10), RecklessReader (11), Michael.Rimmer (11), deerhorne (11), asalamon (11), dot.zen (12), santhony (12), dsp501 (12), pgmcc (12), joeldinda (13), okeres (15), lluisanglada (15), freetrader (16), marycloseburn (16), gypsysmom (17), Paulgnagy (17), rossarn (17), Rtrace (18), jasmaynard (18), Kristelh (19), Rbrancher2 (20), al.vick (20), sdobie (22), lewbs (25), DugsBooks (25), Balkan (25), hoddybook (26), beth623 (26), alexdelarge (28), geitebukkeskjegg (33), mike_frank (36), psybre (40), ayaeckel (42), RVerde (42), Doey (43), Jarandel (52), sturlington (65), feaelin

Thumbs down: amobogio, mkjones

Score: 117.18

24
5,641 members, 162 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: bw94612 (1), nebula21 (1), SylviaC (2), eclecticdodo (3), daschaich (3), peterveen (4), Endobiker (4), KimarieBee (4), beanythesane (5), zjakkelien (5), dukeallen (5)41 more, devenish (5), Edward (5), alanb1 (6), Pamela110 (7), dsp501 (7), horacio.salazar (7), geitebukkeskjegg (7), hailelib (7), wakawaka65 (8), majkia (8), alexdelarge (8), streetwa (9), linlef (9), souloftherose (9), sdobie (10), rossarn (10), ahef1963 (12), marycloseburn (13), dot.zen (15), lluisanglada (16), suitable1 (16), jasmaynard (17), pgmcc (17), Risbom (18), freetrader (18), beth623 (18), sturlington (19), gypsysmom (19), Kristelh (21), timspalding (22), okeres (23), timetunnel (23), lewbs (33), RBeffa (37), Surtac (38), Jarandel (38), RVerde (48), andyl (49), TLCrawford, Herenya, clong

Thumbs down: santhony, Bluewolf0411

Score: 116.95

Explanations:

horacio.salazar (7): Frighteningly realistic.

25
8,695 members, 118 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: br77rino (1), jdjamsa (1), SqueakyChu (1), paradoxosalpha (1), EmScape (1), jmnlman (1), BruceDMacDonald (2), Hibou8 (2), adsddy (3), pamur (3), enrique_molinero (3)49 more, Osbaldistone (4), mjbaker (4), bestem (4), aulsmith (4), smitch521 (6), Awfki (6), BeckyJG (6), beanythesane (7), dukeallen (7), Balkan (7), jerry-book (8), SRHarbin (8), norabelle414 (8), buk1968 (9), limerts (9), ayaeckel (10), szarka (10), smasler (11), linlef (11), goldenmoon (12), RecklessReader (12), ChrisKohout (12), Julilla (12), rossarn (12), amobogio (13), dsp501 (14), avatiakh (14), sdobie (14), streetwa (15), santhony (15), joeldinda (15), Ross.Farnsworth (16), merrystar (18), al.vick (18), FranzK72 (19), Rtrace (19), freetrader (19), gypsysmom (20), jasmaynard (20), Rbrancher2 (23), DugsBooks (24), okeres (25), beth623 (29), mike_frank (32), blackdove07 (35), psybre (38), RVerde (43), Doey (51), sturlington (66)

Thumbs down: timetunnel, andyl, MartinWisse, pgmcc, scottd, HanJie, rretzler, spaceowl, Quaisior, masiejames, LisaMaria_C, lquilter, lorax, feaelin, TLCrawford

Score: 113.96

26
12,817 members, 238 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: nebula21 (2), wifilibrarian (2), JqnOC (2), Pajamas (4), leigonj (4), eclecticdodo (4), smitch521 (7), toonami (7), Michael.Rimmer (7), SRHarbin (7), Julilla (8)38 more, dukeallen (8), Risbom (9), wakawaka65 (9), devenish (9), trandism (9), AsYouKnow_Bob (10), ayaeckel (11), jerry-book (11), Ross.Farnsworth (11), Sylak (12), smasler (12), merrystar (13), streetwa (14), pgmcc (15), thecoroner (15), Rbrancher2 (16), Paulgnagy (16), tottman (16), timspalding (17), bibliorex (18), DugsBooks (18), Bluewolf0411 (18), Rtrace (20), hipdeep (21), gypsysmom (21), jasmaynard (21), sdobie (21), lewbs (22), al.vick (22), mccin68 (27), Surtac (34), geitebukkeskjegg (38), okeres (39), RVerde (41), sturlington (44), psybre (45), Doey (50), Jarandel (53)

Thumbs down: ahef1963, pamur

Score: 100.93

27
7,715 members, 137 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: blather (1), Awfki (3), Endobiker (3), blkrk4000 (3), thejazzmonger (3), amobogio (3), viot.henri (5), cthulhuslibrarian (6), ChrisKohout (7), buk1968 (7), brightcopy (7)39 more, Pamela110 (8), horacio.salazar (8), dsp501 (9), DavidGuegan (9), Echinopsis (9), aspirit (10), Michael.Rimmer (10), bestem (10), dot.zen (13), bibliorex (13), jerry-book (14), marycloseburn (14), rretzler (14), rossarn (14), masiejames (14), RBeffa (15), freetrader (17), Rbrancher2 (17), lluisanglada (18), sdobie (20), beth623 (21), gypsysmom (22), Rtrace (22), Balkan (24), acceptance (25), mkjones (25), feaelin (27), psybre (28), geitebukkeskjegg (30), mike_frank (31), BomboChipolata (32), ayaeckel (34), Surtac (35), al.vick (35), RVerde (49), falkman (52), sturlington (67), TLCrawford, clong

Thumbs down: wakawaka65, rocketmac360, bormgans, scottd

Score: 99.87

28
7,630 members, 167 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Pajamas (1), SFF1928-1973 (1), Bluewolf0411 (1), EnriqueFreeque (2), paradoxosalpha (2), spaceowl (3), majkia (3), hailelib (4), Milesc (5), psybre (6), stellarexplorer (6)36 more, sdobie (7), LisaMaria_C (8), b1_ (9), bibliopolitan (9), AsYouKnow_Bob (9), mkjones (9), cthulhuslibrarian (10), horacio.salazar (11), timspalding (11), jerry-book (12), joeldinda (12), goldenmoon (13), santhony (13), dsp501 (13), timetunnel (16), marycloseburn (17), geitebukkeskjegg (18), Rbrancher2 (19), freetrader (20), BeckyJG (21), Balkan (22), gypsysmom (23), jasmaynard (23), blackdove07 (23), Rtrace (24), okeres (26), andyl (26), beth623 (28), mike_frank (30), Surtac (33), sturlington (40), ayaeckel (44), lewbs (44), RVerde (46), Doey (49), Jarandel (66)

Thumbs down: dukeallen, amobogio, MikeBriggs

Score: 99.29

29
29,712 members, 837 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

RecklessReader (0): not science fiction

eclecticdodo (0): great book, not science fiction

Bretzky1 (0): This is not a science fiction story.

aulsmith (0): Great allegory, bad sf.

30
12,843 members, 164 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: wifilibrarian (1), blancosa (2), rocketmac360 (2), br77rino (3), ringman (3), tottman (4), prosfilaes (4), hamhands (6), zjakkelien (6), calm (6), blkrk4000 (7)39 more, asalamon (7), norabelle414 (7), Dairyqueen84 (8), beanythesane (8), scriptus (8), bestem (8), rossarn (9), EmScape (9), timspalding (9), Pamela110 (10), jerry-book (10), merrystar (10), pwaites (11), DavidGuegan (11), LisaMaria_C (13), ChrisKohout (14), goldenmoon (15), Paulgnagy (15), ahef1963 (15), mkjones (15), santhony (17), aspirit (18), falkman (20), marycloseburn (20), lewbs (21), freetrader (22), Rbrancher2 (24), Rtrace (25), rretzler (25), sturlington (26), szarka (28), hoddybook (28), psybre (30), beth623 (31), BomboChipolata (34), mike_frank (34), ayaeckel (45), Doey (54), feaelin

Thumbs down: MartinWisse, pgmcc, bibliorex, Balkan, masiejames, lquilter, lorax, andyl, gilroy (11)

Score: 93.18

Explanations:

gilroy (11): Not that great a book. Don't see it being on a best of list

31
4,856 members, 101 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: br77rino (2), Avencejo (2), psybre (2), pammab (2), mkjones (2), ljbryant (2), AsYouKnow_Bob (2), lorax (2), thindor (4), rcatalano (4), thejazzmonger (4)30 more, scriptus (4), jerry-book (5), BomboChipolata (5), timspalding (5), Matteocalosi (6), Milesc (7), ChrisKohout (8), Pamela110 (9), sdobie (9), dsp501 (10), linlef (10), ahef1963 (13), Aerrin99 (13), tottman (13), andyl (13), aulsmith (14), majjacsobe (15), DugsBooks (15), LisaMaria_C (16), bibliorex (17), scificomics (17), beth623 (19), freetrader (21), amobogio (28), scottd (31), Surtac (32), hoddybook (32), Jarandel (54), Rtrace (141), clong

Thumbs down: HanJie, Noisy, lquilter

Score: 92.2

32
28,095 members, 730 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: SylviaC (1), thejazzmonger (2), BookWallah (3), merrystar (3), ncgraham (3), keristars (3), majjacsobe (4), 4leschats (4), svfreeman (4), norabelle414 (4), invisigoth (5)34 more, rretzler (5), DugsBooks (6), rarm (6), sarahemmm (6), guyalice (7), enrique_molinero (7), EmScape (7), Ragnell (8), ahef1963 (8), limerts (8), Dairyqueen84 (9), hildretha (9), pammab (9), Quaisior (9), andomck (10), Julilla (10), bibliorex (12), al.vick (12), RecklessReader (13), smasler (13), goldenmoon (16), hipdeep (16), MissJessie (18), beth623 (20), Rtrace (23), sturlington (24), psybre (25), Euryale (28), okeres (40), Doey (47), RVerde (50), feaelin, parasolofdoom, clong

Thumbs down: jasmaynard, santhony, andyl, aulsmith, lquilter, Bluewolf0411, MikeBriggs, anglemark

Score: 90.1

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Couldn't get into L'Engle. Don't know why.

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9,444 members, 162 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: Paulgnagy (1), Saultimate (2), stevemaynard (2), suitable1 (2), Aerrin99 (3), LisaMaria_C (3), Doey (4), joeldinda (8), David_Krajci (9), smitch521 (9), jerry-book (9)36 more, hailelib (9), Awfki (10), scottd (10), Balkan (10), aspirit (11), wakawaka65 (11), dukeallen (11), EmScape (11), tottman (11), horacio.salazar (12), leigonj (12), timspalding (12), szarka (14), dsp501 (15), ChrisKohout (15), santhony (16), streetwa (17), Ross.Farnsworth (17), MissJessie (19), scificomics (20), mike_frank (20), bibliorex (22), gypsysmom (24), sdobie (24), freetrader (25), Rbrancher2 (25), alexdelarge (25), Rtrace (26), DugsBooks (29), beth623 (30), BomboChipolata (35), ayaeckel (36), RVerde (36), okeres (41), sturlington (68), TLCrawford

Thumbs down: bibliopolitan, MartinWisse, spaceowl, Quaisior, lquilter, anglemark, andyl, Bluewolf0411

Score: 87.15

Explanations:

horacio.salazar (12): Kind of corny, but superb. You have to remember when it was written. You wanna live forever?!

34
6,185 members, 127 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: worcester (1), calm (1), Risbom (2), andyl (2), RBeffa (3), Matteocalosi (4), igorken (5), Endobiker (5), thejazzmonger (5), DorsVenabili (5), jerry-book (6)29 more, BomboChipolata (6), lorax (6), tottman (7), buk1968 (8), rossarn (8), psybre (9), lquilter (9), souloftherose (11), sdobie (11), mkunruh (12), anglemark (13), santhony (14), lewbs (15), streetwa (16), al.vick (16), DugsBooks (17), Rick_Deckard (19), marycloseburn (19), freetrader (24), leigonj (25), gypsysmom (26), Rtrace (27), beth623 (27), Surtac (31), ayaeckel (37), Echinopsis (38), sturlington (39), Doey (52), clong

Thumbs down: SFF1928-1973, hoddybook, dukeallen, MikeBriggs, feaelin

Score: 81.97

35
4,673 members, 101 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: longway (1), timspalding (1), bibliopolitan (2), ElBarto (2), FranzK72 (3), thecoroner (3), NataliiaCh (4), scottd (4), Mr.Durick (4), hamhands (5), Rouge2507 (5)23 more, LolaWalser (5), viot.henri (6), hildretha (6), thejazzmonger (7), acceptance (9), Risbom (10), scriptus (10), Pamela110 (12), calm (12), geitebukkeskjegg (12), mkjones (14), br77rino (15), anglemark (15), scificomics (16), lewbs (19), blackdove07 (21), DugsBooks (26), freetrader (27), Surtac (28), alexdelarge (32), okeres (43), Myyst, clong

Thumbs down: beth623

Score: 80.08

36
12,063 members, 171 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: hildretha (1), BookWallah (4), SqueakyChu (4), birder4106 (4), svfreeman (5), bjornar (6), gennyt (6), andejons (6), jerry-book (7), merrystar (7), trandism (8)31 more, lquilter (8), beanythesane (9), cthulhuslibrarian (9), pgmcc (10), dukeallen (10), ChrisKohout (11), Sylak (13), hailelib (13), smasler (14), Ross.Farnsworth (15), FranzK72 (16), thecoroner (16), ahef1963 (16), Ragnell (20), bibliorex (21), al.vick (21), Rbrancher2 (22), geitebukkeskjegg (24), beth623 (25), gypsysmom (27), DugsBooks (28), pamur (28), alexdelarge (29), Surtac (30), RVerde (40), okeres (42), sturlington (49), Doey (53), Jarandel (55), electrice, TLCrawford

Thumbs down: Peace2, MartinWisse, amobogio, Bluewolf0411, andyl, feaelin

Score: 78.55

37
4,885 members, 136 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: anglemark (3), Rick_Deckard (4), blather (4), RBeffa (5), avatiakh (5), igorken (6), trandism (6), majkia (9), b1_ (10), thejazzmonger (10), souloftherose (10)29 more, asalamon (10), Pamela110 (11), pgmcc (11), AsYouKnow_Bob (11), Milesc (11), hoddybook (13), ChrisKohout (13), Echinopsis (13), bormgans (15), amobogio (16), andyl (17), dot.zen (18), falkman (18), streetwa (18), Risbom (19), bibliorex (20), Jarandel (20), marycloseburn (21), mkjones (22), sdobie (23), Euryale (27), Surtac (29), BomboChipolata (36), blackdove07 (38), RVerde (38), psybre (41), okeres (44), freetrader (78), clong

Thumbs down: santhony, beth623, stellarexplorer

Score: 77.18

38
6,253 members, 294 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), kband (2), pwaites (2), flips (2), Herenya (3), geitebukkeskjegg (3), mathgirl40 (4), peterveen (5), okeres (6), mrmapcase (7), pammab (7)26 more, hoddybook (9), rarm (9), majkia (10), mccin68 (10), bestem (11), aulsmith (11), ayaeckel (12), dianeham (12), linlef (13), pamur (14), Pamela110 (15), Euryale (15), suitable1 (15), masiejames (16), goldenmoon (17), BomboChipolata (17), al.vick (23), bibliorex (24), amobogio (25), gypsysmom (29), Rtrace (30), beth623 (39), psybre (53), ahef1963 (54), Doey (58), sturlington (69)

Thumbs down: santhony, sdobie, MartinWisse, rossarn

Score: 75.42

39
4,801 members, 131 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: bw94612 (2), joeldinda (3), svfreeman (3), timspalding (3), hamhands (4), calm (4), spaceowl (5), brightcopy (6), questbird (7), beanythesane (10), SRHarbin (10)26 more, thejazzmonger (11), cthulhuslibrarian (11), falkman (13), Pamela110 (14), horacio.salazar (14), hailelib (15), Echinopsis (16), leigonj (19), dot.zen (19), LisaMaria_C (19), merrystar (20), mkjones (21), lewbs (24), Surtac (26), Rbrancher2 (26), DugsBooks (30), RBeffa (34), RVerde (35), beth623 (36), BomboChipolata (37), okeres (45), sturlington (53), psybre (60), freetrader (79), gypsysmom (116), clong

Thumbs down: santhony, barney67, amobogio

Score: 70.87

40
9,801 members, 151 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (4), Julilla (4), rcatalano (5), Doey (5), bjornar (7), pgmcc (7), mccin68 (8), SRHarbin (9), gennyt (10), Risbom (11), enrique_molinero (12)24 more, pwaites (13), trandism (13), Sylak (14), dukeallen (14), smasler (15), Ross.Farnsworth (19), thecoroner (19), ahef1963 (20), marycloseburn (22), RVerde (23), al.vick (25), geitebukkeskjegg (25), Surtac (27), gypsysmom (28), bibliorex (28), Rbrancher2 (31), beth623 (32), pamur (33), DugsBooks (35), okeres (46), sturlington (51), psybre (56), electrice, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: feaelin

Score: 69.51

41
3,720 members, 95 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: rgurskey (1), ljbryant (1), ringman (1), SFF1928-1973 (2), Aerrin99 (2), timspalding (2), LolaWalser (3), brightcopy (4), lorax (5), mkjones (6), acceptance (7)22 more, thejazzmonger (8), Risbom (12), Michael.Rimmer (12), psybre (12), Echinopsis (12), Pamela110 (13), ayaeckel (13), horacio.salazar (13), joeldinda (14), dsp501 (17), andyl (18), lewbs (23), Surtac (25), freetrader (26), Rbrancher2 (28), Rtrace (31), scificomics (32), falkman (33), beth623 (33), bibliopolitan (35), RVerde (39), clong

Thumbs down: santhony, feaelin, stellarexplorer, amobogio, Bluewolf0411

Score: 67.73

42
20,245 members, 308 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: acceptance (3), lewbs (5), FranzK72 (7), thecoroner (8), mike_frank (8), Tomgraham (9), blackdove07 (9), Dairyqueen84 (10), SqueakyChu (10), smitch521 (10), linlef (12)27 more, AsYouKnow_Bob (12), alexdelarge (12), horacio.salazar (15), joeldinda (16), goldenmoon (18), streetwa (19), devenish (19), Ross.Farnsworth (20), falkman (22), Surtac (23), rretzler (23), jasmaynard (24), bibliorex (26), al.vick (26), ahef1963 (27), RVerde (27), Rtrace (29), Rbrancher2 (29), gypsysmom (32), Balkan (32), Echinopsis (32), DugsBooks (33), beth623 (35), psybre (52), Doey (56), electrice, Myyst

Thumbs down: sturlington, BookWallah, Mainlyme, santhony, feaelin

Score: 65.73

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

electrice (9): read, science fiction, dystopia, the idle youth, beat, rape and stole for the fun of it

43
11,214 members, 285 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: Peace2 (3), NataliiaCh (5), cej1027 (5), Doey (7), rretzler (9), David_Krajci (10), Dairyqueen84 (11), majkia (11), enrique_molinero (11), wakawaka65 (12), b1_ (12)29 more, Risbom (13), SRHarbin (13), hoddybook (14), AsYouKnow_Bob (14), stellarexplorer (14), svfreeman (15), smasler (16), hailelib (16), mike_frank (16), ahef1963 (19), Balkan (19), dsp501 (20), Surtac (22), Echinopsis (22), marycloseburn (24), RVerde (24), falkman (26), Rtrace (28), bibliorex (29), gypsysmom (30), Rbrancher2 (37), DugsBooks (37), BomboChipolata (39), beth623 (42), sturlington (48), Jarandel (56), psybre (63), timetunnel, feaelin

Thumbs down: RecklessReader, merrystar, barney67, santhony, dukeallen, deerhorne, andyl

Score: 65.41

Explanations:

RecklessReader (0): amazing book, but not my def of science fiction

andyl (0): Preferred it at the shorter length

44
5,927 members, 102 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: masiejames (2), kband (3), SFF1928-1973 (3), viot.henri (7), svfreeman (7), MikeBriggs (10), b1_ (11), devenish (11), hailelib (12), DavidGuegan (13), wakawaka65 (14)25 more, SRHarbin (14), KimarieBee (15), Pamela110 (16), horacio.salazar (16), Paulgnagy (18), Surtac (20), rretzler (20), okeres (21), al.vick (24), mkjones (24), blackdove07 (26), marycloseburn (26), freetrader (29), hoddybook (29), RVerde (29), acceptance (31), Balkan (31), lewbs (34), Rbrancher2 (34), Rtrace (35), BomboChipolata (40), Jarandel (41), beth623 (43), psybre (59), feaelin

Thumbs down: bormgans, alexdelarge, amobogio, andyl

Score: 63.87

45
4,987 members, 82 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: smitch521 (1), hamhands (3), blather (3), bw94612 (4), KimarieBee (5), joeldinda (7), majjacsobe (11), spaceowl (11), Awfki (12), RVerde (13), b1_ (14)20 more, horacio.salazar (19), dsp501 (22), Paulgnagy (23), Surtac (24), jasmaynard (25), sdobie (27), tottman (28), marycloseburn (29), freetrader (32), Rbrancher2 (32), gypsysmom (34), bibliorex (35), RBeffa (36), BomboChipolata (43), okeres (47), beth623 (48), sturlington (60), Doey (61), psybre (129), clong

Thumbs down: andyl

Score: 59.85

Explanations:

horacio.salazar (19): The two novels (including The Gripping Hand) are probably amongst the best ever

46
11,115 members, 194 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: eclecticdodo (6), longway (6), viot.henri (9), Rouge2507 (9), zjakkelien (9), David_Krajci (12), Ragnell (12), aspirit (13), wakawaka65 (13), Awfki (13), RecklessReader (15)25 more, Sylak (15), ayaeckel (15), b1_ (15), Surtac (17), lewbs (17), BeckyJG (17), okeres (20), MissJessie (20), DavidGuegan (20), Michael.Rimmer (22), dot.zen (24), SRHarbin (24), blackdove07 (25), hoddybook (27), ahef1963 (28), jasmaynard (29), santhony (30), gypsysmom (31), Rtrace (34), dsp501 (35), Paulgnagy (35), Ross.Farnsworth (39), geitebukkeskjegg (45), Rbrancher2 (54), Doey (65)

Thumbs down: acceptance, merrystar, lorax, andyl, aulsmith

Score: 59.22

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not a novel

47
4,647 members, 231 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: hoddybook (2), bw94612 (3), BomboChipolata (4), kara.shamy (5), 4leschats (5), mjbaker (6), mrmapcase (8), Endobiker (8), majjacsobe (8), pamur (8), aulsmith (10)20 more, aspirit (12), thejazzmonger (13), mike_frank (13), Rick_Deckard (14), scottd (15), ChrisKohout (16), linlef (17), Echinopsis (17), psybre (18), santhony (19), Milesc (19), dot.zen (20), marycloseburn (23), amobogio (24), scificomics (27), DugsBooks (31), Rtrace (32), gypsysmom (33), RVerde (34), Jarandel (39)

Thumbs down: sturlington, Dilara86, MartinWisse, Bluewolf0411

Score: 58.66

48
3,310 members, 59 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: kennethb97 (1), jmnlman (2), jburlinson (3), hailelib (3), sarahemmm (3), EmScape (10), suitable1 (10), David_Krajci (11), smitch521 (12), SRHarbin (12), dukeallen (12)23 more, thejazzmonger (12), szarka (13), RecklessReader (14), ChrisKohout (17), Balkan (18), timspalding (18), goldenmoon (19), Pamela110 (19), joeldinda (19), rretzler (19), Ross.Farnsworth (21), geitebukkeskjegg (26), jasmaynard (28), ahef1963 (29), RVerde (31), Rbrancher2 (35), gypsysmom (37), beth623 (40), psybre (51), Doey (62), sturlington (70), Rtrace (140), feaelin

Thumbs down: RBeffa, MartinWisse, Bluewolf0411, masiejames, lquilter, lorax

Score: 58.59

49
9,829 members, 260 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: pgmcc (1), SFF1928-1973 (4), RVerde (4), blackdove07 (6), viot.henri (8), RBeffa (8), questbird (9), beanythesane (11), andomck (11), mkunruh (14), Balkan (14)21 more, Michael.Rimmer (15), DavidGuegan (15), acceptance (16), dukeallen (16), Pamela110 (17), SRHarbin (18), ChrisKohout (21), santhony (22), dsp501 (23), leigonj (26), Jarandel (28), jasmaynard (31), gypsysmom (35), falkman (35), Echinopsis (35), Rtrace (37), scottd (41), ayaeckel (46), beth623 (47), Myyst, electrice

Thumbs down: sturlington, bibliorex, psybre, alexdelarge

Score: 57.9

Explanations:

electrice (12): read in 2013, science fiction, alternate history, and if the third reich had won WWII ?

50
3,485 members, 52 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: hamhands (2), magnumpigg (2), Doey (6), Julilla (6), BeckyJG (7), blather (7), RVerde (10), smitch521 (11), tourist68 (14), SRHarbin (15), Pamela110 (18)18 more, horacio.salazar (18), suitable1 (18), santhony (21), dsp501 (21), Bluewolf0411 (23), marycloseburn (25), Paulgnagy (25), jasmaynard (26), Echinopsis (29), sdobie (31), gypsysmom (36), BomboChipolata (38), bibliorex (38), Rbrancher2 (39), RBeffa (44), beth623 (46), psybre (70), sturlington (71)

Thumbs down: MartinWisse

Score: 55.77

51
5,966 members, 157 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (1), thecoroner (1), EnriqueFreeque (6), norabelle414 (6), NataliiaCh (7), LolaWalser (7), leigonj (8), pgmcc (9), thejazzmonger (9), Tomgraham (10), blackdove07 (10)16 more, Dilara86 (11), trandism (12), Michael.Rimmer (14), mkunruh (15), timspalding (15), Pamela110 (20), geitebukkeskjegg (21), bibliopolitan (24), Balkan (26), merrystar (28), freetrader (28), lewbs (32), Euryale (37), acceptance (42), Myyst, clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony

Score: 55.21

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

52
6,432 members, 233 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: tsangal (1), BomboChipolata (2), bormgans (4), pammab (4), rossarn (4), mjbaker (5), limerts (5), pgmcc (6), timetunnel (8), bjornar (8), stellarexplorer (8)16 more, mrmapcase (9), aspirit (14), ayaeckel (14), pamur (17), santhony (18), andyl (19), psybre (22), Euryale (23), Pamela110 (24), sdobie (25), sturlington (29), RVerde (33), szarka (35), beth623 (38), Doey (55), clong

Thumbs down: frankvh, wakawaka65, dot.zen

Score: 54.27

53
9,379 members, 155 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: falkman (1), rossarn (1), thindor (5), spaceowl (6), limerts (6), szarka (9), majkia (12), RVerde (14), aulsmith (15), majjacsobe (16), Matteocalosi (16)17 more, horacio.salazar (17), mkjones (17), ChrisKohout (18), BomboChipolata (18), Surtac (19), amobogio (19), joeldinda (21), Paulgnagy (22), Pamela110 (23), dot.zen (23), freetrader (31), bibliorex (37), beth623 (44), Doey (59), psybre (67), sturlington (72), Rtrace (138)

Thumbs down: dukeallen, clong

Score: 53.62

54
3,568 members, 76 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: blkrk4000 (1), matej.jurkic (2), tottman (8), majkia (14), tourist68 (15), AsYouKnow_Bob (15), LisaMaria_C (15), Echinopsis (18), joeldinda (20), RVerde (20), Pamela110 (21)19 more, dot.zen (21), santhony (23), dsp501 (24), marycloseburn (27), geitebukkeskjegg (27), mike_frank (28), Rbrancher2 (33), bibliorex (34), psybre (34), gypsysmom (39), Rtrace (39), sturlington (41), BomboChipolata (44), ayaeckel (47), beth623 (50), Jarandel (60), freetrader (80), parasolofdoom, clong

Thumbs down: dukeallen, jburlinson

Score: 53.25

55
17,735 members, 220 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: hamhands (1), Laura1124 (2), deerhorne (3), Edward (4), NataliiaCh (6), blackdove07 (7), mike_frank (10), Balkan (11), andomck (12), smitch521 (14), Euryale (14)18 more, Risbom (15), wakawaka65 (15), RVerde (18), smasler (19), goldenmoon (20), DugsBooks (20), Pamela110 (22), dot.zen (25), acceptance (26), dsp501 (30), Echinopsis (31), jasmaynard (32), freetrader (34), marycloseburn (35), psybre (37), Rtrace (38), beth623 (53), clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, ahef1963, santhony, Rouge2507

Score: 52.92

56
6,150 members, 306 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: HammerBob (1), BomboChipolata (3), Aerrin99 (5), bestem (5), suitable1 (5), calm (5), okeres (9), MikeBriggs (9), tottman (9), majjacsobe (10), lewbs (11)18 more, Awfki (11), tourist68 (11), smitch521 (13), rossarn (13), majkia (15), mkunruh (16), Paulgnagy (19), Rick_Deckard (20), santhony (25), bibliorex (25), dsp501 (26), DugsBooks (32), RVerde (32), hoddybook (33), Rtrace (36), psybre (44), geitebukkeskjegg (60), Jarandel (69)

Thumbs down: Rouge2507, stellarexplorer, lquilter, Noisy, clong

Score: 51.95

57
5,901 members, 170 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: amobogio (2), Noisy (2), trandism (4), lorax (4), pgmcc (5), blather (5), mkjones (8), gennyt (9), avatiakh (9), andyl (9), majkia (13)19 more, b1_ (13), Matteocalosi (14), falkman (17), Surtac (18), Echinopsis (19), streetwa (20), psybre (21), dot.zen (22), Jarandel (25), RVerde (25), okeres (27), sdobie (28), freetrader (30), hoddybook (30), marycloseburn (31), bibliorex (31), RBeffa (38), BomboChipolata (42), sturlington (73)

Thumbs down: santhony, Rouge2507, spaceowl, stellarexplorer, souloftherose, suitable1

Score: 51.19

58
5,861 members, 208 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: pgmcc (8), mccin68 (9), lewbs (9), bjornar (9), alexdelarge (10), DavidGuegan (12), Michael.Rimmer (13), dukeallen (13), deerhorne (13), Risbom (14), smasler (17)17 more, dsp501 (18), Ross.Farnsworth (18), pamur (19), timspalding (20), Surtac (21), Paulgnagy (21), RVerde (26), Rbrancher2 (27), bibliorex (27), al.vick (28), Rtrace (33), DugsBooks (36), scottd (36), beth623 (37), Jarandel (46), psybre (55), clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, andyl

Score: 49.8

Explanations:

sturlington (0): More horror than sci-fi

andyl (0): not a novel. It is a collection.

59
14,689 members, 142 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: Rodemail (2), matej.jurkic (3), polaritynk (5), nebula21 (5), Peace2 (10), viot.henri (13), hipdeep (13), DugsBooks (13), Ragnell (15), aspirit (16), Tomgraham (16)20 more, mkunruh (17), gennyt (17), szarka (18), devenish (18), jerry-book (19), DavidGuegan (19), blackdove07 (27), ahef1963 (30), jasmaynard (37), dot.zen (38), gypsysmom (41), freetrader (41), marycloseburn (42), acceptance (45), sdobie (45), Rtrace (52), Rbrancher2 (66), sturlington (74), psybre (119), Myyst

Thumbs down: rocketmac360, andyl, aulsmith, pamur, feaelin

Score: 49.79

60
3,832 members, 117 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: justablondemoment (1), keristars (2), Julilla (3), RBeffa (4), alanb1 (7), Endobiker (7), mrmapcase (10), hailelib (11), aspirit (15), Echinopsis (15), dsp501 (16)14 more, suitable1 (17), Bluewolf0411 (17), smasler (18), tottman (18), mike_frank (19), Balkan (20), bibliorex (23), Pamela110 (26), jasmaynard (27), Rbrancher2 (30), beth623 (34), RVerde (37), Doey (57), TLCrawford

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, amobogio

Score: 48.76

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Post-apocalyptic

61
3,236 members, 53 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: hoddybook (1), pammab (1), tottman (1), aulsmith (1), Avencejo (3), timspalding (6), BomboChipolata (8), majjacsobe (9), Matteocalosi (12), linlef (15), br77rino (16)15 more, Surtac (16), LisaMaria_C (17), goldenmoon (21), sdobie (26), Pamela110 (27), bibliorex (30), amobogio (30), freetrader (33), DugsBooks (38), beth623 (41), psybre (46), gypsysmom (121), Rtrace (143), parasolofdoom, clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, bw94612, awerbos, Bluewolf0411, Noisy

Score: 47.88

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

62
3,081 members, 131 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: cthulhoo (1), Dalar (1), mathgirl40 (1), bestem (3), Bluewolf0411 (5), asalamon (8), lorax (8), timetunnel (10), spaceowl (12), Endobiker (14), wakawaka65 (16)12 more, majkia (16), ChrisKohout (20), Paulgnagy (20), santhony (24), Pamela110 (25), Echinopsis (30), hoddybook (31), sdobie (34), lewbs (39), BomboChipolata (41), beth623 (56), psybre (65)

Thumbs down: MartinWisse, pammab

Score: 47.43

63
1,866 members, 56 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: kband (4), anglemark (4), pammab (5), sarahemmm (5), SRHarbin (11), Endobiker (11), psybre (14), Surtac (15), ayaeckel (16), mkjones (16), joeldinda (18)13 more, dsp501 (19), geitebukkeskjegg (20), Echinopsis (24), alexdelarge (26), Pamela110 (28), RVerde (30), scottd (30), scificomics (31), jasmaynard (34), Rtrace (40), RBeffa (45), andyl (50), clong

Thumbs down: santhony

Score: 45.7

64
7,720 members, 100 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: HammerBob (2), thegreenmikado (3), pgmcc (3), BookWallah (5), igorken (7), RVerde (9), dianeham (13), MikeBriggs (13), Bluewolf0411 (13), dukeallen (15), RecklessReader (16)16 more, devenish (16), santhony (20), ahef1963 (23), dsp501 (25), Paulgnagy (26), al.vick (27), rretzler (27), marycloseburn (28), jasmaynard (30), Rbrancher2 (36), gypsysmom (38), DugsBooks (39), beth623 (49), Doey (60), sturlington (75), TLCrawford

Thumbs down: MartinWisse, Balkan, trandism, sandstone78, andyl

Score: 45.3

65
6,037 members, 330 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), Mr.Durick (1), anglemark (6), rossarn (6), gennyt (7), amysisson (7), avatiakh (7), limerts (7), SqueakyChu (8), timspalding (8), Euryale (10)15 more, Endobiker (10), rarm (10), mccin68 (11), linlef (14), ayaeckel (17), majkia (17), sturlington (20), leigonj (20), goldenmoon (22), scificomics (30), marycloseburn (30), bibliorex (33), gypsysmom (43), BomboChipolata (46), okeres (49)

Thumbs down: Dilara86, Doey, santhony, mart1n, LisaMaria_C, aulsmith, clong

Score: 43.98

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): See my review.

66
4,956 members, 154 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: brightcopy (1), ringman (2), Rick_Deckard (3), tourist68 (3), DugsBooks (5), Rouge2507 (6), mrmapcase (11), RVerde (11), trandism (11), okeres (12), andyl (12)14 more, Surtac (14), thejazzmonger (16), wakawaka65 (17), amobogio (17), majkia (18), Matteocalosi (24), Echinopsis (27), bibliorex (39), falkman (40), BomboChipolata (47), Jarandel (67), psybre (74), sturlington (76), Myyst

Thumbs down: nebula21, santhony, dukeallen, HanJie, Bluewolf0411

Score: 43.7

67
9,898 members, 857 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2), Peace2 (2), Awfki (8), Dairyqueen84 (12), mrmapcase (12), lewbs (12), David_Krajci (15), mccin68 (15), MissJessie (16), Rick_Deckard (17), wakawaka65 (19)12 more, majkia (21), goldenmoon (23), ahef1963 (31), Euryale (31), RBeffa (33), acceptance (37), al.vick (37), gypsysmom (45), Rtrace (45), dot.zen (46), freetrader (57), sturlington (77)

Thumbs down: FlatFeat

Score: 42.93

68
43,816 members, 656 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Lovermont (2), pgmcc (4), RVerde (6), NataliiaCh (8), blackdove07 (8), viot.henri (10), hamhands (12), Tomgraham (12), rretzler (12), mrmapcase (13), David_Krajci (13)31 more, Surtac (13), majjacsobe (13), SRHarbin (16), pamur (16), wakawaka65 (18), jerry-book (18), linlef (19), horacio.salazar (20), alexdelarge (21), streetwa (22), ahef1963 (24), goldenmoon (26), dot.zen (27), dsp501 (27), Balkan (28), jasmaynard (33), scottd (34), freetrader (36), geitebukkeskjegg (36), bibliorex (36), Rbrancher2 (38), mike_frank (38), gypsysmom (40), DugsBooks (40), Rtrace (43), okeres (48), beth623 (51), Doey (64), psybre (69), Myyst, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: sturlington, BookWallah, hipdeep, merrystar, RecklessReader, MissJessie, BomboChipolata, electrice, marycloseburn, pwaites, santhony, leigonj, aulsmith, andyl, Bretzky1, ABVR, eromsted, szarka (78), feaelin

Score: 42.81

Explanations:

RecklessReader (0): classic book, but not science fiction

MissJessie (0): Not sci fi

electrice (0): allegory

marycloseburn (0): Not science fiction

aulsmith (0): Allegory. Not sf.

Bretzky1 (0): This is not a science fiction story.

69
2,477 members, 37 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), EnriqueFreeque (4), LolaWalser (4), andyl (4), geitebukkeskjegg (5), hailelib (10), Tomgraham (11), timetunnel (12), Surtac (12), mkjones (12), AsYouKnow_Bob (13)12 more, Risbom (16), ayaeckel (18), ChrisKohout (19), Echinopsis (20), RVerde (21), falkman (23), goldenmoon (24), dsp501 (29), Pamela110 (30), Rtrace (41), beth623 (54), clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, tottman

Score: 42.66

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

70
13,603 members, 428 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: 4leschats (2), Rodemail (3), Rwbyy (5), dianeham (7), Rick_Deckard (9), Dilara86 (9), gennyt (13), Euryale (16), devenish (17), mkunruh (18), hoddybook (18)12 more, majkia (19), bibliopolitan (21), ahef1963 (21), goldenmoon (25), Pamela110 (29), pamur (34), lewbs (38), gypsysmom (42), BomboChipolata (48), Jarandel (51), Doey (70), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: sturlington, Peace2, Bluewolf0411

Score: 40.67

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

71
3,010 members, 55 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: RVerde (1), Rouge2507 (7), Doey (11), acceptance (12), stellarexplorer (12), smitch521 (15), alexdelarge (15), aulsmith (19), smasler (20), joeldinda (25), goldenmoon (27)14 more, santhony (28), feaelin (29), ahef1963 (32), dsp501 (32), Pamela110 (34), geitebukkeskjegg (34), falkman (36), sdobie (37), jasmaynard (38), gypsysmom (46), Rtrace (50), psybre (77), freetrader (81), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: SFF1928-1973, RBeffa, timspalding, clong

Score: 39.25

72
5,065 members, 75 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: pgmcc (2), alexdelarge (2), falkman (3), peterveen (6), Doey (9), Jarandel (10), KimarieBee (14), DavidGuegan (16), psybre (16), aspirit (17), RecklessReader (17)8 more, majjacsobe (17), streetwa (21), BomboChipolata (21), goldenmoon (30), sdobie (35), marycloseburn (36), bibliorex (42), lewbs (52)

Thumbs down: bormgans

Score: 38.64

73
2,545 members, 78 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: ronincats (1), Herenya (2), Quaisior (3), Aerrin99 (4), spaceowl (7), suitable1 (7), sarahemmm (7), Doey (10), LisaMaria_C (10), Endobiker (13), majkia (20)15 more, linlef (20), horacio.salazar (21), joeldinda (22), tottman (27), goldenmoon (29), dsp501 (31), okeres (32), sdobie (33), marycloseburn (34), Jarandel (34), Pamela110 (36), BomboChipolata (45), Rtrace (49), sturlington (78), clong

Thumbs down: santhony, andyl, aulsmith, bibliorex, dukeallen, HanJie, Bluewolf0411, prosfilaes

Score: 38.31

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): A fun space opera, but not even one of Bujold's best.

74
4,419 members, 76 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: Dalar (2), longway (2), jjwilson61 (5), alexdelarge (7), Doey (8), BeckyJG (10), deerhorne (14), horacio.salazar (22), SRHarbin (22), RBeffa (24), santhony (27)9 more, Paulgnagy (29), Pamela110 (31), marycloseburn (32), bibliopolitan (40), Rbrancher2 (42), gypsysmom (44), Rtrace (48), ahef1963 (55), psybre (80)

Thumbs down: dukeallen

Score: 37.95

Explanations:

horacio.salazar (22): Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain. Great!

75
2,187 members, 54 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Surtac (1), joeldinda (1), RVerde (5), Quaisior (5), stellarexplorer (7), Jarandel (7), lquilter (7), aulsmith (8), okeres (13), linlef (16), AsYouKnow_Bob (16)7 more, Matteocalosi (22), sdobie (30), geitebukkeskjegg (31), Pamela110 (41), Rtrace (44), beth623 (45), TLCrawford

Thumbs down: feaelin, gilroy (34)

Score: 37.82

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): I'm a sucker for interesting aliens

gilroy (34): Too much of the book felt like backstory. I don't see how it could be on a Best Of list

76
6,623 members, 107 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: blackdove07 (5), Julilla (9), BeckyJG (9), viot.henri (12), Tomgraham (13), Doey (13), Ragnell (13), David_Krajci (14), sturlington (15), Michael.Rimmer (19), mkunruh (20)11 more, SRHarbin (23), goldenmoon (28), jasmaynard (36), Rbrancher2 (44), bibliorex (45), Rtrace (46), DugsBooks (46), geitebukkeskjegg (48), falkman (58), psybre (97), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: aulsmith, andyl

Score: 37.43

77
5,568 members, 107 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: paradoxosalpha (4), cthulhuslibrarian (4), FranzK72 (8), timetunnel (9), viot.henri (11), Endobiker (12), acceptance (17), thecoroner (18), alexdelarge (20), Matteocalosi (21), scottd (26)10 more, Balkan (27), dot.zen (28), scificomics (29), amobogio (29), andyl (31), freetrader (35), Pamela110 (38), beth623 (55), Myyst, clong

Thumbs down: santhony, dukeallen

Score: 37.01

78
2,829 members, 93 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: pamur (4), RBeffa (6), spaceowl (10), stellarexplorer (13), SRHarbin (17), mkunruh (19), ayaeckel (19), Balkan (21), Bluewolf0411 (22), Echinopsis (23), tottman (25)12 more, dot.zen (26), lewbs (27), RVerde (28), Pamela110 (32), bibliorex (32), marycloseburn (33), scificomics (33), scottd (38), Rtrace (42), psybre (48), Doey (63), okeres (66)

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, Aerrin99

Score: 36.36

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

79
3,261 members, 125 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: cthulhuslibrarian (1), RBeffa (7), szarka (12), svfreeman (13), Sylak (16), Michael.Rimmer (16), SRHarbin (19), merrystar (21), linlef (21), ChrisKohout (22), Ross.Farnsworth (22)11 more, dsp501 (28), feaelin (28), Pamela110 (35), sdobie (38), bibliorex (40), Rtrace (47), DugsBooks (48), okeres (50), beth623 (52), psybre (118), TLCrawford

Thumbs down: Balkan, Bluewolf0411, andyl

Score: 36.32

80
17,391 members, 791 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: jburlinson (1), Laura1124 (3), dianeham (5), mathgirl40 (5), longway (7), EnriqueFreeque (8), SqueakyChu (11), gennyt (11), Peace2 (12), Tomgraham (15), thecoroner (17)14 more, ahef1963 (18), mkunruh (21), linlef (23), RBeffa (25), dot.zen (30), goldenmoon (31), rretzler (32), lewbs (36), Pamela110 (39), gypsysmom (47), ayaeckel (48), BomboChipolata (49), psybre (92), Myyst

Thumbs down: sturlington, RecklessReader, santhony, Bluewolf0411, BeckyJG, pgmcc, dukeallen, baswood

Score: 35.16

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

RecklessReader (0): not my def of science fiction

81
1,377 members, 46 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: paradoxosalpha (3), majkia (4), andyl (6), aulsmith (7), Endobiker (9), BomboChipolata (9), Surtac (11), stellarexplorer (11), Rick_Deckard (13), anglemark (17), svfreeman (18)6 more, amobogio (18), santhony (26), sdobie (29), Pamela110 (33), jasmaynard (35), Jarandel (37)

Thumbs down: sandstone78

Score: 34.29

82
4,768 members, 73 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: masiejames (3), RVerde (7), svfreeman (9), MikeBriggs (11), Doey (12), David_Krajci (16), hailelib (17), wakawaka65 (20), SRHarbin (20), rretzler (22), geitebukkeskjegg (29)8 more, lewbs (35), Pamela110 (37), acceptance (39), Rbrancher2 (40), Rtrace (53), beth623 (57), psybre (73), feaelin

Thumbs down: andyl

Score: 34.24

83
5,235 members, 74 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: masiejames (1), HammerBob (5), MissJessie (8), scriptus (11), svfreeman (12), devenish (14), David_Krajci (17), DavidGuegan (17), RecklessReader (18), SRHarbin (21), rretzler (21)10 more, okeres (22), ChrisKohout (23), Paulgnagy (27), santhony (29), al.vick (38), Pamela110 (40), Rbrancher2 (41), acceptance (44), Rtrace (51), psybre (78)

Thumbs down: SFF1928-1973, lorax, andyl, clong

Score: 33.42

84
1,803 members, 56 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: sturlington (7), aulsmith (12), scottd (13), ayaeckel (20), Julilla (20), scificomics (21), thejazzmonger (21), timetunnel (22), Euryale (22), linlef (22), Echinopsis (36)9 more, jasmaynard (39), mike_frank (39), Pamela110 (46), andyl (48), gypsysmom (49), okeres (51), Doey (66), psybre (66), Myyst

Thumbs down: dukeallen

Score: 33.27

85
7,647 members, 254 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: avatiakh (1), BruceDMacDonald (4), mike_frank (5), Dilara86 (5), Rouge2507 (8), BeckyJG (8), Surtac (10), BomboChipolata (10), RVerde (12), thejazzmonger (15), Milesc (17)9 more, rossarn (19), mkunruh (22), majkia (24), Echinopsis (25), dot.zen (29), goldenmoon (32), falkman (32), sdobie (36), Rtrace (57)

Thumbs down: hoddybook, santhony, dukeallen, spaceowl, andyl

Score: 33.12

Explanations:

andyl (0): fantasy not SF

86
1,462 members, 48 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: Surtac (2), stellarexplorer (2), lquilter (3), ljbryant (3), scriptus (5), sandstone78 (5), andyl (7), Jarandel (8), okeres (14), DavidGuegan (14), linlef (18)5 more, RVerde (22), joeldinda (23), sdobie (32), Pamela110 (43), Rtrace (54)

Thumbs down: pwaites, dukeallen, tottman

Score: 31.46

Explanations:

pwaites (0): This was a slog full of mumbo jumbo jargon and characters I hated. I couldn't wait for it to be over.

87
4,224 members, 97 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: BruceDMacDonald (5), hoddybook (8), Surtac (9), bormgans (14), Matteocalosi (15), b1_ (16), Jarandel (16), falkman (19), majkia (22), dot.zen (32), marycloseburn (44)6 more, sdobie (48), BomboChipolata (52), okeres (53), freetrader (82), psybre (98), clong

Score: 31.28

88
14,351 members, 234 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: BruceDMacDonald (3), hipdeep (8), barney67 (8), mrmapcase (14), szarka (15), mkunruh (24), AsYouKnow_Bob (24), majkia (25), linlef (33), dot.zen (39), freetrader (42)7 more, Pamela110 (50), okeres (52), BomboChipolata (55), Rtrace (59), falkman (63), Doey (80), psybre (93)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 30.09

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I think this is more historical fiction

89
2,396 members, 72 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: Herenya (1), ronincats (2), merrystar (2), Quaisior (2), suitable1 (6), spaceowl (8), svfreeman (11), masiejames (13), LisaMaria_C (18), pamur (22), majkia (23)8 more, goldenmoon (34), dsp501 (34), Euryale (35), Jarandel (35), RBeffa (39), Pamela110 (44), Rtrace (55), Doey (67)

Thumbs down: feaelin, HanJie, stellarexplorer, andyl, Bluewolf0411, aulsmith

Score: 29.57

90
3,473 members, 42 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: jjwilson61 (6), Surtac (7), merrystar (11), Matteocalosi (17), ayaeckel (21), Paulgnagy (32), dsp501 (33), falkman (37), Pamela110 (42), sdobie (42), bibliorex (44)7 more, geitebukkeskjegg (49), BomboChipolata (50), Rtrace (56), Rbrancher2 (63), psybre (83), feaelin, clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, MartinWisse

Score: 27.67

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

91
1,830 members, 56 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: Dalar (3), barney67 (5), SFF1928-1973 (6), Rouge2507 (10), Balkan (12), bormgans (18), Michael.Rimmer (20), mkunruh (23), linlef (25), thejazzmonger (25), Echinopsis (37)4 more, bibliorex (43), Pamela110 (45), andyl (47), falkman (56)

Thumbs down: santhony

Score: 27.62

Explanations:

SFF1928-1973 (6): Sure, if it's Science Fiction.

92
27,132 members, 1,263 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: birder4106 (2), artturnerjr (2), pamur (5), barney67 (6), longway (8), SqueakyChu (12), deerhorne (12), RVerde (15), David_Krajci (19), mike_frank (21), linlef (24)11 more, mkunruh (25), goldenmoon (33), Echinopsis (34), dot.zen (37), sdobie (39), freetrader (40), Jarandel (40), jasmaynard (41), Pamela110 (49), psybre (72), gypsysmom (76)

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, dukeallen, KimarieBee, avatiakh, andyl, stellarexplorer, lquilter

Score: 27.6

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Dystopia

93
4,567 members, 295 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Surtac (3), blackdove07 (3), mathgirl40 (6), mike_frank (14), BomboChipolata (15), smasler (21), majkia (27), RBeffa (28), dot.zen (35), sdobie (43), Pamela110 (47)4 more, falkman (53), Rtrace (58), Jarandel (73), Myyst

Thumbs down: dukeallen

Score: 26.92

94
2,175 members, 59 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: br77rino (4), eclecticdodo (7), alexdelarge (9), zjakkelien (10), souloftherose (13), David_Krajci (20), majkia (28), bibliopolitan (28), linlef (29), ahef1963 (33), blackdove07 (36)3 more, marycloseburn (40), Pamela110 (53), gypsysmom (74)

Score: 26.79

95
11,500 members, 96 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: adsddy (4), barney67 (9), bormgans (12), Jarandel (14), Doey (16), szarka (17), DavidGuegan (18), RecklessReader (19), Michael.Rimmer (25), Ross.Farnsworth (25), jasmaynard (40)7 more, RBeffa (46), gypsysmom (48), ayaeckel (49), DugsBooks (51), Rbrancher2 (62), Rtrace (145), Myyst

Thumbs down: sturlington, sdobie, alexdelarge

Score: 26.78

96
7,720 members, 180 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: electrice (1), Surtac (6), lewbs (10), Tomgraham (17), FranzK72 (21), thecoroner (23), Ross.Farnsworth (27), marycloseburn (39), DugsBooks (43), Rbrancher2 (47), gypsysmom (50)3 more, Doey (69), sturlington (79), psybre (101)

Score: 26.41

97
10,223 members, 885 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: mrmapcase (1), SFF1928-1973 (7), hoddybook (11), BomboChipolata (12), pwaites (16), hipdeep (18), rossarn (18), br77rino (23), blackdove07 (28), majkia (29), tottman (31)2 more, sturlington (80), psybre (105)

Score: 26.26

98
3,362 members, 51 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: scottd (1), scificomics (1), acceptance (4), gennyt (12), Balkan (13), RVerde (16), Milesc (21), smasler (22), Echinopsis (33), mike_frank (37), falkman (38)4 more, freetrader (39), Pamela110 (51), Rtrace (60), sturlington (94)

Thumbs down: santhony, dukeallen, alexdelarge

Score: 25.52

99
2,448 members, 40 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Surtac (4), tourist68 (4), avatiakh (4), blather (6), Rick_Deckard (8), BomboChipolata (11), Jarandel (11), thejazzmonger (14), RVerde (19), amobogio (20), streetwa (23)3 more, Echinopsis (26), andyl (27), Pamela110 (48)

Thumbs down: santhony, Rouge2507, spaceowl

Score: 24.56

100
5,195 members, 140 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: jburlinson (4), mccin68 (12), FranzK72 (17), RecklessReader (20), thecoroner (21), leigonj (22), Ross.Farnsworth (29), bibliopolitan (30), dsp501 (37), lewbs (40), DugsBooks (45)4 more, Rbrancher2 (46), sturlington (50), freetrader (83), gypsysmom (122)

Thumbs down: santhony

Score: 24.31

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