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Best Science Fiction Novels

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1
27,358 members, 406 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: brondy (1), towermancn (1), mkunruh (1), Kristelh (1), gypsysmom (1), rodriguezcommaj (1), Rtrace (1), andomck (1), RecklessReader (1), Rick_Deckard (1), ayaeckel (1)105 more, 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), Sylak (2), smasler (2), bormgans (2), Paulgnagy (2), mike_frank (2), LisaMaria_C (2), tsangal (2), Storeetllr (2), aulsmith (2), 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), sturlington (14), majjacsobe (14), jerry-book (15), geitebukkeskjegg (16), okeres (17), blackdove07 (17), alexdelarge (17), hoddybook (20), Julilla (21), BomboChipolata (24), pgmcc (28), falkman (29), Doey (30), andyl (32), lewbs (42), 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: 322.04

Explanations:

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

2
59,850 members, 958 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: Fishmen (1), Schatkoffer (1), viot.henri (1), Stefano.Rodighiero (1), dot.zen (1), Sopoforic (1), DavidGuegan (1), Ross.Farnsworth (1), isakhnov (1), ncgraham (1), artturnerjr (1)88 more, 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), sturlington (5), alexdelarge (5), Paulgnagy (5), longway (5), 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), hamhands (11), pamur (11), scificomics (12), sdobie (12), timspalding (14), bibliopolitan (15), acceptance (16), jerry-book (16), scottd (16), 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: santhony, Bretzky1, feaelin

Score: 272.28

Explanations:

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
28,927 members, 536 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)96 more, trandism (1), susiesharp (1), 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), anoplph0ra (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), 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), falkman (15), rretzler (17), blackdove07 (18), BeckyJG (19), alexdelarge (19), Risbom (20), LisaMaria_C (20), sturlington (22), Julilla (24), pgmcc (25), amobogio (27), Balkan (29), okeres (30), acceptance (30), 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: 268.64

Explanations:

electrice (0): read in 2013, silly story

jjwilson61 (0): Not science fiction

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

4
31,906 members, 884 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: beanythesane (1), rcatalano (1), rocketmac360 (1), Awfki (1), WilGbn (1), ahef1963 (1), baswood (1), majjacsobe (1), rretzler (1), Aerrin99 (1), asalamon (1)86 more, 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), 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), sturlington (24), leigonj (24), Euryale (26), BomboChipolata (26), pamur (27), ayaeckel (32), okeres (33), Doey (33), RBeffa (43), psybre (50), 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: 230.8

5
10,475 members, 248 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 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)68 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), 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), sturlington (17), bibliopolitan (22), Julilla (22), pgmcc (27), Doey (31), Surtac (51), RVerde (65), clong, Myyst

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

Score: 228.89

6
39,987 members, 532 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)68 more, David_Krajci (3), dianeham (3), dot.zen (3), SRHarbin (3), barney67 (3), longway (3), Bluewolf0411 (3), sturlington (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), acceptance (17), tottman (17), lewbs (20), alexdelarge (22), scottd (22), mike_frank (22), pgmcc (24), psybre (26), Balkan (30), Doey (37), Jarandel (49), RVerde (60), Myyst, clong, electrice, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: ncgraham, amobogio, feaelin

Score: 195.92

Explanations:

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

7
12,772 members, 258 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), acceptance (21), timspalding (21), pamur (21), pgmcc (22), mccin68 (28), sturlington (30), rretzler (30), Euryale (32), okeres (34), psybre (42), szarka (44), Surtac (48), RVerde (57), Myyst, TLCrawford, feaelin

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

Score: 193.65

8
37,693 members, 729 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Rwbyy (1), adsddy (1), peterveen (2), arne.frey (2), Vaclav_L (2), SqueakyChu (2), mccin68 (3), dsp501 (3), horacio.salazar (3), flips (3), deven.bookman (3)71 more, scog.as (3), RecklessReader (4), dianeham (4), dot.zen (4), alanb1 (4), BeckyJG (4), rarm (4), gennyt (4), 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), lluisanglada (7), Peace2 (7), psybre (7), thecoroner (7), rretzler (7), hipdeep (8), 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 (24), Jarandel (26), merrystar (27), falkman (30), sturlington (31), okeres (35), Doey (36), geitebukkeskjegg (44), Surtac (49), RVerde (53), feaelin, electrice, Myyst, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: bormgans, santhony, Bretzky1, Edward

Score: 190.55

Explanations:

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

9
8,621 members, 238 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Pamela110 (1), Risbom (1), Osbaldistone (1), dsp501 (1), BeckyJG (1), anoplph0ra (1), Endobiker (1), barney67 (1), dallenbaugh (1), spaceowl (1), hailelib (1)64 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), 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), sturlington (11), 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: andomck, nebula21, santhony, dukeallen, RBeffa, pammab, MikeBriggs, EmScape (12)

Score: 188.29

10
12,131 members, 222 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 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)61 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), 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), sturlington (32), falkman (34), Doey (35), okeres (38), RBeffa (42), Surtac (47), Jarandel (48), RVerde (58), parasolofdoom, feaelin

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

Score: 172.65

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not a novel

11
6,884 members, 178 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 (23), lewbs (25), hoddybook (25), bibliopolitan (26), BomboChipolata (29), sturlington (33), thejazzmonger (33), okeres (36), ayaeckel (38), Surtac (46), RVerde (54), clong

Score: 160.13

12
7,020 members, 152 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), BomboChipolata (27), mike_frank (27), psybre (31), sturlington (34), Doey (38), ayaeckel (39), Surtac (45), timetunnel, clong, Myyst, feaelin

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

Score: 154.1

Explanations:

meinfalke (1): ein tolles buch!

13
17,643 members, 276 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: invisigoth (1), hipdeep (1), ijustgetbored (1), beanythesane (2), Jannes (2), adsddy (2), Awfki (2), sarahemmm (2), Rouge2507 (3), mjbaker (3), igorken (3)54 more, scificomics (3), mike_frank (3), AsYouKnow_Bob (3), polaritynk (4), questbird (4), falkman (4), bjornar (5), asalamon (5), 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), sturlington (23), beth623 (23), psybre (29), acceptance (38), Surtac (42), RVerde (47), Myyst

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

Score: 146.96

Explanations:

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

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13,754 members, 358 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)53 more, Risbom (6), dianeham (6), Ragnell (6), horacio.salazar (6), DorsVenabili (6), 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), sturlington (16), pgmcc (16), DugsBooks (16), rretzler (16), aulsmith (16), beth623 (17), al.vick (17), Bluewolf0411 (19), Jarandel (22), BomboChipolata (30), pamur (30), Surtac (40), Doey (42), psybre (47), okeres (67), Rtrace (146), parasolofdoom, Myyst

Thumbs down: bormgans, Edward

Score: 139.37

15
9,774 members, 153 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)46 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), 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), sturlington (35), Doey (40), Surtac (43), psybre (49), RVerde (52), feaelin

Score: 133.95

16
7,930 members, 141 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)46 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), 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), okeres (18), mike_frank (24), BomboChipolata (28), psybre (39), ayaeckel (40), Surtac (44), RVerde (55), feaelin, clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, majkia, amobogio, MikeBriggs, LolaWalser

Score: 133.07

17
4,430 members, 55 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (1), freetrader (1), lewbs (1), deerhorne (1), Schatkoffer (2), Osbaldistone (2), jerry-book (2), deven.bookman (2), blather (2), bormgans (3), Doey (3)51 more, 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: 132.87

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

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15,730 members, 285 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: mjbaker (1), thejazzmonger (1), Milesc (1), amobogio (1), daschaich (1), limerts (1), hipdeep (2), majjacsobe (2), dallenbaugh (2), spaceowl (2), anglemark (2)44 more, 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), mkjones (19), scottd (21), 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: 130.5

Explanations:

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

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28,162 members, 505 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), gendeg (1), BookWallah (1), keristars (1), kootibkiteer (2), Edward (2), Osbaldistone (3), artturnerjr (3), lewbs (4), FranzK72 (5), hildretha (5)49 more, 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), 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 (21), DugsBooks (22), mkjones (23), bibliopolitan (27), okeres (29), pamur (29), mike_frank (35), Surtac (39), Doey (44), RVerde (44), feaelin

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

Score: 129.87

Explanations:

electrice (0): horror

sturlington (1): Arguably the first science fiction novel.

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14,625 members, 242 reviews
4 stars (4 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)45 more, daschaich (4), MikeBriggs (4), MissJessie (5), questbird (6), SRHarbin (6), buk1968 (6), sturlington (7), 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), freetrader (76), Myyst, feaelin, parasolofdoom, clong

Thumbs down: majkia, pwaites, eromsted, Quaisior

Score: 121.08

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7,943 members, 175 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)43 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), RecklessReader (9), deerhorne (9), stellarexplorer (9), Jarandel (9), dot.zen (10), dsp501 (11), lluisanglada (12), marycloseburn (12), Milesc (12), freetrader (14), bibliorex (14), scificomics (14), rossarn (16), Risbom (17), scottd (17), Kristelh (18), Rick_Deckard (18), pgmcc (18), okeres (19), sdobie (19), BeckyJG (20), timetunnel (24), andyl (28), lewbs (30), Echinopsis (39), Surtac (41), Doey (41), clong, Myyst

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

Score: 117.88

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

22
7,308 members, 124 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 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), sturlington (19), Kristelh (19), Rbrancher2 (20), al.vick (20), sdobie (22), lewbs (24), 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), feaelin

Thumbs down: amobogio, mkjones

Score: 117.7

23
5,507 members, 158 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), gypsysmom (19), Kristelh (21), timspalding (22), okeres (23), timetunnel (23), lewbs (32), sturlington (36), RBeffa (37), Surtac (38), Jarandel (38), RVerde (48), andyl (49), TLCrawford, Herenya, clong

Thumbs down: santhony, Bluewolf0411

Score: 116.68

Explanations:

horacio.salazar (7): Frighteningly realistic.

24
34,068 members, 526 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), beanythesane (6)45 more, Julilla (7), majjacsobe (7), Bluewolf0411 (7), acceptance (8), BookWallah (9), andomck (9), Ragnell (9), ChrisKohout (9), scificomics (9), artturnerjr (9), wakawaka65 (10), smasler (10), 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), Rtrace (21), Rbrancher2 (21), beth623 (22), okeres (24), tottman (26), mike_frank (26), alexdelarge (27), psybre (35), Surtac (36), sturlington (37), ayaeckel (43), RVerde (45), Doey (46), lewbs (47), freetrader (77), Myyst

Thumbs down: minnesotaska, santhony, Bretzky1, amobogio

Score: 113.87

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8,521 members, 115 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)48 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), 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), sturlington (39), RVerde (43), Doey (51)

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

Score: 112.01

26
12,322 members, 227 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: nebula21 (2), wifilibrarian (2), JqnOC (2), sturlington (3), Pajamas (4), leigonj (4), eclecticdodo (4), smitch521 (7), toonami (7), Michael.Rimmer (7), SRHarbin (7)37 more, Julilla (8), 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), hipdeep (20), Rtrace (20), gypsysmom (21), jasmaynard (21), sdobie (21), al.vick (22), mccin68 (27), Surtac (34), geitebukkeskjegg (38), okeres (39), RVerde (41), psybre (45), Doey (50), Jarandel (53)

Thumbs down: ahef1963, pamur

Score: 100.59

27
7,522 members, 129 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 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)38 more, Pamela110 (8), horacio.salazar (8), dsp501 (9), DavidGuegan (9), Echinopsis (9), 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), sturlington (18), lluisanglada (18), sdobie (20), beth623 (21), acceptance (22), gypsysmom (22), Rtrace (22), Balkan (24), mkjones (25), feaelin (27), psybre (28), geitebukkeskjegg (30), mike_frank (31), BomboChipolata (32), ayaeckel (34), Surtac (35), al.vick (35), RVerde (49), falkman (52), TLCrawford, clong

Thumbs down: wakawaka65, rocketmac360, bormgans, scottd

Score: 98.22

28
7,369 members, 158 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)35 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), 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), lewbs (43), ayaeckel (44), RVerde (46), Doey (49), Jarandel (66)

Thumbs down: dukeallen, amobogio, MikeBriggs

Score: 97.19

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28,417 members, 795 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: 4leschats (1), birder4106 (1), thecoroner (2), mathgirl40 (3), gennyt (3), kara.shamy (4), souloftherose (4), Dilara86 (4), Endobiker (6), guyalice (6), pwaites (7)42 more, rarm (7), smitch521 (8), AsYouKnow_Bob (8), devenish (8), pammab (8), horacio.salazar (10), Milesc (10), pamur (10), artturnerjr (10), ahef1963 (11), mike_frank (11), streetwa (12), mkunruh (13), Ross.Farnsworth (13), avatiakh (13), br77rino (14), Rbrancher2 (15), bibliorex (15), al.vick (15), masiejames (15), dot.zen (17), marycloseburn (18), Matteocalosi (18), jasmaynard (22), freetrader (23), geitebukkeskjegg (23), beth623 (24), gypsysmom (25), scificomics (26), scottd (28), okeres (31), rretzler (31), BomboChipolata (33), ayaeckel (35), sturlington (41), psybre (43), Doey (48), Jarandel (65), Rtrace (137), timetunnel, parasolofdoom, Myyst

Thumbs down: RecklessReader, MissJessie, daelyte, santhony, bigship, eclecticdodo, awerbos, barney67, Bretzky1, blkrk4000, feaelin, aulsmith

Score: 91.76

Explanations:

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.

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4,745 members, 98 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: br77rino (2), Avencejo (2), psybre (2), pammab (2), mkjones (2), ljbryant (2), AsYouKnow_Bob (2), lorax (2), rcatalano (4), thejazzmonger (4), scriptus (4)29 more, 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 (30), Surtac (32), hoddybook (32), Jarandel (54), Rtrace (141), clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, HanJie, Noisy, lquilter

Score: 87.39

31
12,617 members, 162 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: wifilibrarian (1), blancosa (2), rocketmac360 (2), br77rino (3), ringman (3), tottman (4), prosfilaes (4), hamhands (6), zjakkelien (6), calm (6), blkrk4000 (7)36 more, asalamon (7), norabelle414 (7), 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), Paulgnagy (15), ahef1963 (15), mkjones (15), santhony (17), falkman (20), marycloseburn (20), lewbs (21), freetrader (22), Rbrancher2 (24), Rtrace (25), rretzler (25), szarka (28), hoddybook (28), psybre (30), beth623 (31), BomboChipolata (34), mike_frank (34), sturlington (42), ayaeckel (45), Doey (54), feaelin

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

Score: 86.62

Explanations:

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

32
27,065 members, 701 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: SylviaC (1), thejazzmonger (2), BookWallah (3), merrystar (3), ncgraham (3), keristars (3), majjacsobe (4), 4leschats (4), svfreeman (4), norabelle414 (4), invisigoth (5)32 more, rretzler (5), DugsBooks (6), rarm (6), sarahemmm (6), guyalice (7), enrique_molinero (7), EmScape (7), Ragnell (8), ahef1963 (8), limerts (8), hildretha (9), pammab (9), Quaisior (9), andomck (10), Julilla (10), bibliorex (12), al.vick (12), sturlington (13), RecklessReader (13), smasler (13), hipdeep (16), MissJessie (18), beth623 (20), Rtrace (23), psybre (25), Euryale (28), okeres (40), Doey (47), RVerde (50), feaelin, parasolofdoom, clong

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

Score: 86.09

Explanations:

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

33
9,234 members, 155 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Paulgnagy (1), Saultimate (2), stevemaynard (2), suitable1 (2), Aerrin99 (3), LisaMaria_C (3), Doey (4), joeldinda (8), sturlington (9), David_Krajci (9), smitch521 (9)35 more, jerry-book (9), hailelib (9), Awfki (10), scottd (10), Balkan (10), 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), TLCrawford

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

Score: 85.87

Explanations:

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

34
6,000 members, 125 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), sturlington (26), gypsysmom (26), Rtrace (27), beth623 (27), Surtac (31), ayaeckel (37), Echinopsis (38), Doey (52), clong

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

Score: 82.14

35
4,530 members, 99 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), acceptance (7), thejazzmonger (7), 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: 80.23

36
11,311 members, 166 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 (43), Doey (53), Jarandel (55), electrice, TLCrawford

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

Score: 78.6

37
4,746 members, 131 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: sturlington, santhony, beth623, stellarexplorer

Score: 75.18

38
9,393 members, 146 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: sturlington (2), cej1027 (4), Julilla (4), rcatalano (5), Doey (5), bjornar (7), pgmcc (7), mccin68 (8), SRHarbin (9), gennyt (10), Risbom (11)24 more, enrique_molinero (12), 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), psybre (56), electrice, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: feaelin

Score: 71.38

39
6,052 members, 284 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), kband (2), pwaites (2), flips (2), Herenya (3), geitebukkeskjegg (3), mathgirl40 (4), peterveen (5), okeres (6), pammab (7), hoddybook (9)24 more, 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), BomboChipolata (17), al.vick (23), bibliorex (24), amobogio (25), gypsysmom (29), Rtrace (30), beth623 (39), sturlington (45), psybre (53), ahef1963 (54), Doey (58)

Thumbs down: santhony, sdobie, MartinWisse, rossarn

Score: 71.15

40
4,654 members, 124 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 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 (23), Surtac (26), Rbrancher2 (26), DugsBooks (30), RBeffa (34), RVerde (35), beth623 (36), BomboChipolata (37), sturlington (44), okeres (45), psybre (60), freetrader (79), gypsysmom (116), clong

Thumbs down: santhony, barney67, amobogio

Score: 70.96

41
3,628 members, 94 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: rgurskey (1), ljbryant (1), ringman (1), SFF1928-1973 (2), Aerrin99 (2), timspalding (2), LolaWalser (3), brightcopy (4), lorax (5), acceptance (6), mkjones (6)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 (22), 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: 67.85

42
10,793 members, 278 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Peace2 (3), NataliiaCh (5), cej1027 (5), Doey (7), rretzler (9), David_Krajci (10), majkia (11), enrique_molinero (11), wakawaka65 (12), b1_ (12), Risbom (13)28 more, 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 (47), Jarandel (56), psybre (63), timetunnel, feaelin

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

Score: 63.24

Explanations:

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

andyl (0): Preferred it at the shorter length

43
19,704 members, 293 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: acceptance (3), lewbs (5), FranzK72 (7), thecoroner (8), mike_frank (8), Tomgraham (9), blackdove07 (9), smitch521 (10), linlef (12), AsYouKnow_Bob (12), alexdelarge (12)25 more, horacio.salazar (15), joeldinda (16), 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), sturlington (46), psybre (52), Doey (56), electrice, Myyst

Thumbs down: BookWallah, Mainlyme, santhony, feaelin

Score: 62.82

Explanations:

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

44
5,738 members, 97 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), acceptance (28), freetrader (29), hoddybook (29), RVerde (29), Balkan (31), lewbs (33), Rbrancher2 (34), Rtrace (35), BomboChipolata (40), Jarandel (41), beth623 (43), psybre (59), feaelin

Thumbs down: sturlington, bormgans, alexdelarge, amobogio, andyl

Score: 61.93

45
9,395 members, 247 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: pgmcc (1), SFF1928-1973 (4), RVerde (4), blackdove07 (6), viot.henri (8), RBeffa (8), questbird (9), beanythesane (11), andomck (11), mkunruh (14), acceptance (14)22 more, Balkan (14), Michael.Rimmer (15), DavidGuegan (15), 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 (40), ayaeckel (46), beth623 (47), sturlington (48), electrice, Myyst

Thumbs down: bibliorex, psybre, alexdelarge

Score: 61.5

Explanations:

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

46
4,887 members, 76 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 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 (51), Doey (61), psybre (129), clong

Thumbs down: andyl

Score: 59.91

Explanations:

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

47
5,729 members, 148 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)17 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 (31), Euryale (37), acceptance (39), sturlington (49), Myyst, clong

Thumbs down: santhony

Score: 58.76

48
4,514 members, 223 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: hoddybook (2), bw94612 (3), BomboChipolata (4), kara.shamy (5), 4leschats (5), mjbaker (6), Endobiker (8), majjacsobe (8), pamur (8), aulsmith (10), thejazzmonger (13)19 more, 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), sturlington (50)

Thumbs down: Dilara86, MartinWisse, Bluewolf0411

Score: 57.64

49
3,230 members, 55 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 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)22 more, thejazzmonger (12), szarka (13), RecklessReader (14), ChrisKohout (17), Balkan (18), timspalding (18), 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), sturlington (53), Doey (62), Rtrace (140), feaelin

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

Score: 56.77

50
3,425 members, 51 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), sturlington (55), psybre (70)

Thumbs down: MartinWisse

Score: 55.86

51
10,695 members, 181 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: eclecticdodo (6), longway (6), viot.henri (9), Rouge2507 (9), zjakkelien (9), David_Krajci (12), Ragnell (12), wakawaka65 (13), Awfki (13), RecklessReader (15), Sylak (15)24 more, 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: sturlington, acceptance, merrystar, lorax, andyl, aulsmith

Score: 55.11

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not a novel

52
5,702 members, 205 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)18 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), scottd (35), DugsBooks (36), beth623 (37), Jarandel (46), sturlington (52), psybre (55), clong

Thumbs down: andyl

Score: 53.3

Explanations:

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

53
3,474 members, 72 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), BomboChipolata (44), ayaeckel (47), beth623 (50), sturlington (54), Jarandel (60), freetrader (80), parasolofdoom, clong

Thumbs down: dukeallen, jburlinson

Score: 53.14

54
5,927 members, 295 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

55
5,714 members, 162 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), sturlington (25), Jarandel (25), RVerde (25), okeres (27), sdobie (28), freetrader (30), hoddybook (30), marycloseburn (31), bibliorex (31), RBeffa (38), BomboChipolata (42)

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

Score: 51.61

56
17,265 members, 214 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: hamhands (1), deerhorne (3), Edward (4), NataliiaCh (6), blackdove07 (7), mike_frank (10), Balkan (11), andomck (12), smitch521 (14), Euryale (14), Risbom (15)17 more, wakawaka65 (15), RVerde (18), smasler (19), DugsBooks (20), Pamela110 (22), acceptance (23), dot.zen (25), dsp501 (30), Echinopsis (31), jasmaynard (32), freetrader (34), marycloseburn (35), psybre (37), Rtrace (38), beth623 (53), sturlington (56), clong

Thumbs down: ahef1963, santhony, Rouge2507

Score: 51.18

57
6,270 members, 224 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: tsangal (1), BomboChipolata (2), bormgans (4), pammab (4), rossarn (4), mjbaker (5), limerts (5), pgmcc (6), timetunnel (8), bjornar (8), stellarexplorer (8)14 more, ayaeckel (14), pamur (17), santhony (18), andyl (19), psybre (22), Euryale (23), Pamela110 (24), sdobie (25), RVerde (33), szarka (35), beth623 (38), Doey (55), sturlington (57), clong

Thumbs down: frankvh, wakawaka65, dot.zen

Score: 49.63

58
3,749 members, 117 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: justablondemoment (1), keristars (2), Julilla (3), RBeffa (4), alanb1 (7), Endobiker (7), sturlington (10), hailelib (11), Echinopsis (15), dsp501 (16), suitable1 (17)13 more, 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: santhony, amobogio

Score: 48.73

59
14,363 members, 136 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), Tomgraham (16), mkunruh (17)19 more, gennyt (17), szarka (18), devenish (18), jerry-book (19), DavidGuegan (19), blackdove07 (27), ahef1963 (30), jasmaynard (37), dot.zen (38), gypsysmom (41), freetrader (41), acceptance (42), marycloseburn (42), sdobie (45), Rtrace (52), sturlington (58), Rbrancher2 (66), psybre (119), Myyst

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

Score: 47.9

60
9,209 members, 150 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: falkman (1), rossarn (1), spaceowl (6), limerts (6), szarka (9), majkia (12), RVerde (14), aulsmith (15), majjacsobe (16), Matteocalosi (16), horacio.salazar (17)15 more, 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), Rtrace (138)

Thumbs down: sturlington, dukeallen, clong

Score: 47.57

61
3,168 members, 50 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)14 more, Surtac (16), LisaMaria_C (17), 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: 46.01

62
3,033 members, 128 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 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 (38), BomboChipolata (41), beth623 (56), psybre (65)

Thumbs down: sturlington, MartinWisse, pammab

Score: 45.44

63
7,474 members, 97 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 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), sturlington (60), Doey (60), TLCrawford

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

Score: 45.38

64
1,797 members, 52 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 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), scottd (29), RVerde (30), scificomics (31), jasmaynard (34), Rtrace (40), RBeffa (45), andyl (50), clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony

Score: 43.71

65
13,253 members, 410 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), Pamela110 (29), pamur (34), lewbs (37), gypsysmom (42), BomboChipolata (48), Jarandel (51), sturlington (59), Doey (70), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Peace2, Bluewolf0411

Score: 42.33

66
4,758 members, 144 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: brightcopy (1), ringman (2), Rick_Deckard (3), tourist68 (3), DugsBooks (5), Rouge2507 (6), RVerde (11), trandism (11), okeres (12), andyl (12), Surtac (14)13 more, thejazzmonger (16), wakawaka65 (17), amobogio (17), majkia (18), Matteocalosi (24), Echinopsis (27), bibliorex (39), falkman (40), BomboChipolata (47), sturlington (63), Jarandel (67), psybre (74), Myyst

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

Score: 41.57

67
2,772 members, 92 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: pamur (4), sturlington (6), RBeffa (6), spaceowl (10), stellarexplorer (13), SRHarbin (17), mkunruh (19), ayaeckel (19), Balkan (21), Bluewolf0411 (22), Echinopsis (23)13 more, tottman (25), lewbs (26), dot.zen (26), RVerde (28), Pamela110 (32), bibliorex (32), marycloseburn (33), scificomics (33), scottd (37), Rtrace (42), psybre (48), Doey (63), okeres (66)

Thumbs down: santhony, Aerrin99

Score: 40.95

68
2,395 members, 36 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 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)11 more, Risbom (16), ayaeckel (18), ChrisKohout (19), Echinopsis (20), RVerde (21), falkman (23), dsp501 (29), Pamela110 (30), Rtrace (41), beth623 (54), clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, tottman

Score: 40.86

69
5,861 members, 319 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), timspalding (8), Euryale (10), Endobiker (10)13 more, rarm (10), mccin68 (11), linlef (14), ayaeckel (17), majkia (17), leigonj (20), scificomics (30), marycloseburn (30), bibliorex (33), gypsysmom (43), BomboChipolata (46), okeres (49), sturlington (61)

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

Score: 39.3

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): See my review.

70
9,033 members, 808 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2), Peace2 (2), Awfki (8), lewbs (12), David_Krajci (15), mccin68 (15), MissJessie (16), Rick_Deckard (17), wakawaka65 (19), majkia (21), ahef1963 (31)9 more, Euryale (31), RBeffa (33), acceptance (34), al.vick (37), gypsysmom (45), Rtrace (45), dot.zen (46), freetrader (57), sturlington (62)

Score: 38.92

71
2,487 members, 76 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 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)14 more, linlef (20), horacio.salazar (21), joeldinda (22), tottman (27), dsp501 (31), okeres (32), sdobie (33), marycloseburn (34), Jarandel (34), Pamela110 (36), BomboChipolata (45), Rtrace (49), sturlington (64), clong

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

Score: 36.65

Explanations:

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

72
6,429 members, 104 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: blackdove07 (5), sturlington (8), Julilla (9), BeckyJG (9), viot.henri (12), Tomgraham (13), Doey (13), Ragnell (13), David_Krajci (14), Michael.Rimmer (19), mkunruh (20)10 more, SRHarbin (23), jasmaynard (36), Rbrancher2 (44), bibliorex (45), Rtrace (46), DugsBooks (46), geitebukkeskjegg (48), falkman (58), psybre (97), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: aulsmith, andyl

Score: 36.04

73
4,264 members, 72 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: sturlington, dukeallen

Score: 35.95

Explanations:

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

74
2,120 members, 54 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 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: sturlington, feaelin, gilroy (34)

Score: 35.82

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

75
2,931 members, 53 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: RVerde (1), Rouge2507 (7), acceptance (10), Doey (11), stellarexplorer (12), smitch521 (15), alexdelarge (15), aulsmith (19), smasler (20), joeldinda (25), santhony (28)13 more, 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: sturlington, SFF1928-1973, RBeffa, timspalding, clong

Score: 35.59

76
42,441 members, 636 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

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.

77
5,358 members, 100 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: paradoxosalpha (4), cthulhuslibrarian (4), FranzK72 (8), timetunnel (9), viot.henri (11), Endobiker (12), acceptance (15), thecoroner (18), alexdelarge (20), Matteocalosi (21), scottd (25)10 more, Balkan (27), dot.zen (28), scificomics (29), amobogio (29), andyl (31), freetrader (35), Pamela110 (38), beth623 (55), Myyst, clong

Thumbs down: sturlington, santhony, dukeallen

Score: 35.09

78
3,159 members, 119 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: sturlington, Balkan, Bluewolf0411, andyl

Score: 34.32

79
4,934 members, 71 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), RecklessReader (17), majjacsobe (17)6 more, streetwa (21), BomboChipolata (21), sdobie (35), marycloseburn (36), bibliorex (42), lewbs (51)

Thumbs down: sturlington, bormgans

Score: 32.97

80
4,625 members, 71 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 (34), acceptance (36), Pamela110 (37), Rbrancher2 (40), Rtrace (53), beth623 (57), psybre (73), feaelin

Thumbs down: sturlington, andyl

Score: 32.29

81
1,347 members, 46 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 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: sturlington, sandstone78

Score: 32.29

82
1,715 members, 54 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (12), scottd (13), ayaeckel (20), Julilla (20), scificomics (21), thejazzmonger (21), timetunnel (22), Euryale (22), linlef (22), Echinopsis (36), jasmaynard (39)9 more, mike_frank (39), Pamela110 (46), andyl (48), gypsysmom (49), okeres (51), sturlington (65), Doey (66), psybre (66), Myyst

Thumbs down: dukeallen

Score: 32.22

83
14,080 members, 226 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: BruceDMacDonald (3), hipdeep (7), barney67 (8), szarka (15), mkunruh (24), AsYouKnow_Bob (24), majkia (25), sturlington (27), linlef (33), dot.zen (39), freetrader (42)7 more, Pamela110 (50), okeres (52), BomboChipolata (55), Rtrace (59), falkman (63), Doey (80), psybre (93)

Score: 31.86

84
16,827 members, 773 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: jburlinson (1), dianeham (5), mathgirl40 (5), longway (7), EnriqueFreeque (8), gennyt (11), Peace2 (12), Tomgraham (15), thecoroner (17), ahef1963 (18), mkunruh (21)12 more, linlef (23), RBeffa (25), dot.zen (30), rretzler (32), lewbs (35), Pamela110 (39), gypsysmom (47), ayaeckel (48), BomboChipolata (49), sturlington (66), psybre (92), Myyst

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

Score: 31.64

Explanations:

RecklessReader (0): not my def of science fiction

85
5,096 members, 70 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), acceptance (41), Rbrancher2 (41), Rtrace (51), psybre (78)

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

Score: 31.44

86
1,407 members, 44 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 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: sturlington, pwaites, dukeallen, tottman

Score: 29.46

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
7,516 members, 245 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)8 more, rossarn (19), mkunruh (22), majkia (24), Echinopsis (25), dot.zen (29), falkman (32), sdobie (36), Rtrace (57)

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

Score: 29.44

Explanations:

andyl (0): fantasy not SF

88
4,150 members, 91 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 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

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 29.28

89
3,414 members, 41 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

90
26,434 members, 1,241 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: birder4106 (2), artturnerjr (2), pamur (5), barney67 (6), longway (8), deerhorne (12), RVerde (15), David_Krajci (19), mike_frank (21), linlef (24), mkunruh (25)10 more, Echinopsis (34), dot.zen (37), sdobie (39), freetrader (40), Jarandel (40), jasmaynard (41), Pamela110 (49), sturlington (67), psybre (72), gypsysmom (76)

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

Score: 27.18

91
11,214 members, 87 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

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Not good.

92
7,406 members, 177 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 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, sturlington (68), Doey (69), psybre (101)

Score: 26.46

93
2,364 members, 70 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)7 more, dsp501 (34), Euryale (35), Jarandel (35), RBeffa (39), Pamela110 (44), Rtrace (55), Doey (67)

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

Score: 25.91

94
3,273 members, 48 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 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 (69)

Thumbs down: santhony, dukeallen, alexdelarge

Score: 25.62

95
1,800 members, 50 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 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: sturlington, santhony

Score: 25.62

Explanations:

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

96
4,354 members, 282 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 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: sturlington, dukeallen

Score: 24.92

97
2,098 members, 59 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 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)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 24.79

98
5,018 members, 134 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 (39), DugsBooks (45)4 more, Rbrancher2 (46), sturlington (72), freetrader (83), gypsysmom (122)

Thumbs down: santhony

Score: 24.19

99
3,570 members, 101 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: invisigoth (3), Dilara86 (8), rarm (11), dianeham (14), thejazzmonger (18), rossarn (20), pamur (25), mkunruh (26), andyl (30), psybre (36), marycloseburn (37)4 more, ayaeckel (50), okeres (61), sturlington (70), gypsysmom (123)

Thumbs down: santhony, dukeallen

Score: 23.56

100
2,399 members, 37 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: sturlington, santhony, Rouge2507, spaceowl

Score: 22.56

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