Science Fiction/Fantasy

Space! Dragons! Space dragons (that’s a thing)! Welcome to the sci-fi and fantasy corner of Book Riot, where we discuss the best fantasy book series (and best fantasy books that standalone–yes, those do exist), YA sci-fi, science fiction books for kids, cozy sci-fi (also a thing!), and more. Grab your sword and hop in the spaceship: let’s get reading.

15 of the Best Queer SFF Romance Books

If you swoon at queer dragons, werewolves, and robots, you're in the right place. Here are of the best queer…

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12 Portal Fantasy Books Like Forspoken

Whether you're playing Forspoken or just want to escape into another world for a while, these portal fantasy books are…

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20 Must-Read Cozy Fantasy Books

Grab a cuppa and a blanket before diving into the best cozy fantasy books to read! We've got adult and…

2 weeks ago

8 Really Good SFF Series That Also Grapple With Racism

All organizing is science fiction. These SFF series are captivating, well-written, amazing works of literature that also fight racism.

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The Best of the Weird West: 8 Alternate History Westerns

The West was weird and full of angels, demons, and mechanical horses in these alternate history westerns like Tread of…

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The Best Dark Academia in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Dark academia isn't just for mysteries and thrillers-- you can find all the dark academia vibes you crave in science…

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Class Action: 8 of the Best Dark Academia YA Fantasy Books

Cauldrons and pencils down! Homework has never been so scary in these eight dark academia YA fantasy books!

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10 Space Horror Books Like the Dead Space Remake

Whether you're counting down until The Dead Space remake or just enjoy a supernatural scare, these space horror books, including…

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13 Cozy Fantasy Books to Cuddle Up With This Winter

Cuddle up with any one of these 13 cozy fantasy books this winter for feel-good stories full of found family…

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8 of the Best Science Fiction Books About Robots

Meet mechanical dragons, security units, and wild robots in these incredible science fiction books all about robots.

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