Inner West Council

Science Fiction

Here is a list of some of our favourite science fiction authors:

Douglas Adams Harry Harrison
Poul Anderson Robert A. Heinlein
Piers Anthony Frank Herbert
Isaac Asimov Hugh Howey
Paolo Bacigalupi Aldous Huxley
Iain M. Banks Nancy Kress
Stephen Baxter Ursula K. Le Guin
Greg Bear Julian May
Ben Bova Elizabeth Moon
Ray Bradbury Larry Niven
David Brin George Orwell
John Brunner Frederik Pohl
Lois McMaster Bujold Hannu Rajaniemi
Octavia E. Butler Beth Revis
Orson Scott Card Alistair Reynolds
C. J. Cherryh Kim Stanley Robinson
John Christopher Robert J. Sawyer
Arthur C. Clarke John Scalzi
James S. A. Corey Robert Silverberg
Philip K. Dick Dan Simmons
Gordon R. Dickson Neal Stephenson
Stephen R. Donaldson Charles Stross
Greg Egan Daniel Suarez
Philip Jose Farmer Jules Verne
David Gerrold H. G. Wells
William Gibson Connie Willis
Joe Haldeman John Wyndham

Websites

Best Science Fiction Books

This website sifts through the genre to bring you lists of recommendations of the best science fiction novels. Some of the books are well known, some are classics and others are a bit obscure.

http://www.bestsciencefictionbooks.com

Tor. com

An excellent website about science fiction, fantasy and the universe.

http://www.tor.com/

SF Signal

A popular fanzine for science fiction fans.

http://www.sfsignal.com/

Science Fiction Studies

Science Fiction Studies is a journal that has been published three times a year since its founding in 1973 by DePauw University in Indiana.

http://www.depauw.edu/sfs/

Award Winners

The Hugo Awards

The Hugo Awards have been presented annually since 1955 by the World Science Fiction Convention.

http://www.thehugoawards.org/

The Nebula Awards

The Nebula Awards have been presented annually since 1965 by Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc. 

https://www.sfwa.org/nebula-awards/