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Bridge of Birds, by Barry Hughart
Doomsday Book, by Connie Willis
The Dress Lodger, by Sheri Holman
The Farseer Trilogy, by Robin Hobb
An Instance of the Fingerpost, by Iain Pears
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, by Susanna Clarke
Owly, by Andy Runton
Ship of Magic, by Robin Hobb
The Time Traveler's Wife, by Audrey Niffenegger
The Watchmen, by Alan Moore
The Years of Lyndon Johnson, by Robert Caro


The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, by Michael Chabon
The Android's Dream, by John Scalzi
Atonement, by Ian McEwan
The Basic Eight, by Daniel Handler
Bright Lights, Big City, by Jay McInerney
Chasm City, by Alastair Reynolds
Christine Falls, by Benjamin Black
City of Saints and Madmen, by Jeff VanderMeer
Cloud Atlas, by David Mitchell
The Dancers at the End of Time, by Michael Moorcock
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, by Philip K Dick
The Eyre Affair, by Jasper Fforde
Ilium, by Dan Simmons
Jhereg, by Steven Brust
The Khaavren Romances, by Steven Brust
The Long Run, by Daniel Keys Moran
Lost in a Good Book, by Jasper Fforde
Mad Ship, by Robin Hobb
Only Forward, by Michael Marshall Smith
The Other Wind, by Ursula K Le Guin
Perdido Street Station, by China Mieville
Player of Games, by Iain M Banks
The Power and the Glory, by Graham Greene
The Prestige, by Christopher Priest
The Princess Bride, by William Goldman
Pushing Ice, by Alastair Reynolds
The Quincunx, by Charles Palliser
Revelation Space, by Alastair Reynolds
The Scar, by China Mieville
Ship of Destiny, by Robin Hobb
Sin City, by Frank Miller
Something Rotten, by Jasper Fforde
That Yellow Bastard, by Frank Miller
A Thousand Acres, by Jane Smiley
To Say Nothing of the Dog, by Connie Willis
Tooth and Claw, by Jo Walton
Veniss Underground, by Jeff VanderMeer
The War Against the Chtorr, by David Gerrold
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, by Haruki Murakami


Agent to the Stars, by John Scalzi
Anubis Gates, by Tim Powers
Buddy Holly is Alive and Well on Ganymede, by Bradley Denton
Castle of Wizardry, by David Eddings
China Mountain Zhang, by Maureen F McHugh
The Chronoliths, by Robert Charles Wilson
The Crimson Petal and the White, by Michel Faber
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time, by Mark Haddon
Declare, by Tim Powers
A Deepness in the Sky, by Vernor Vinge
Eight Skilled Gentlemen, by Barry Hughart
Emerald Eyes, by Daniel Keys Moran
Feersum Endjinn, by Iain M Banks
The Final Empire, by Brandon Sanderson
The Final Solution, by Michael Chabon
A Fire Upon the Deep, by Vernor Vinge
The Fourth Bear, by Jasper Fforde
Ghost World, by Daniel Clowes
Girl with a Pearl Earring, by Tracy Chevalier
The Great Train Robbery, by Michael Crichton
The Hellbound Heart, by Clive Barker
The Hero of Ages, by Brandon Sanderson
House of Leaves, by Mark Z Danielewski
The Last Dancer, by Daniel Keys Moran
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, by Alan Moore
Look to Windward, by Iain M Banks
Lord of Light, by Roger Zelazny
Metaplanetary, by Tony Daniel
Mort, by Terry Pratchett
Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less, by Jeffrey Archer
Pavane, by Keith Roberts
Pawn of Prophecy, by David Eddings
Perfume, by Patrick Suskind
Red Dragon, by Thomas Harris
Replay, by Ken Grimwood
Revelation, by CJ Sansom
The Six Directions of Space, by Alastair Reynolds
Solitaire, by Kelley Eskridge
The Sparrow, by Mary Doria Russell
Stories of Your Life and Others, by Ted Chiang
Sunshine, by Robin McKinley
Taltos, by Steven Brust
The Wasp Factory, by Iain Banks


About a Boy, by Nick Hornby
Absolution Gap, by Alastair Reynolds
The Black Company, by Glen Cook
Century Rain, by Alastair Reynolds
Consider Phlebas, by Iain M Banks
The Da Vinci Code, by Dan Brown
Dark Blue, by Warren Ellis
Deliverance, by James Dickey
Diamond Dogs, Turquoise Days, by Alastair Reynolds
Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom, by Cory Doctorow
The Dragon Never Sleeps, by Glen Cook
Enchanter's Endgame, by David Eddings
The Executioner's Song, by Norman Mailer
Expendable, by James Alan Gardner
Grass, by Sheri Tepper
His Dark Materials, by Philip Pullman
A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters, by Julian Barnes
Howl's Moving Castle, by Diana Wynn Jones
I Am Legend, by Richard Matheson
I Am the Cheese, by Robert Cormier
The Inverted World, by Christopher Priest
Matter, by Iain M Banks
The Meaning of Night, by Michael Cox
Moving Pictures, by Terry Pratchett
A Night in the Lonesome October, by Roger Zelazny
On, by Adam Roberts
One of Us, by Michael Marshall Smith
The Otherland Series, by Tad Williams
Passage, by Connie Willis
The Phantom Tollbooth, by Norton Juster
Phoenix, by Steven Brust
Queen of Sorcery, by David Eddings
Redemption Ark, by Alastair Reynolds
Relentless, by Warren Ellis
The Rule of Four, by Ian Caldwell and Dustin Thomason
Salem's Lot, by Stephen King
Shadows Linger, by Glen Cook
Ship of Fools, by Richard Paul Russo
Silence of the Lambs, by Thomas Harris
Singularity Sky, by Charles Stross
The Snow Queen, by Joan D Vinge
Solaris, by Stanislaw Lem
Sophie's World, by Jostien Gaarder
Spares, by Michael Marshall Smith
Stardust, by Neil Gaiman
Startide Rising, by David Brin
The Tawny Man Trilogy, by Robin Hobb
Teckla, by Steven Brust
Use of Weapons, by Iain M Banks
The Well of Ascension, by Brandon Sanderson
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang, by Kate Wilhelm


9Tail Fox, by Jon Courtenay Grimwood
Against a Dark Background, by Iain M Banks
Agyar, by Steven Brust
Armor, by John Steakley
Athyra, by Steven Brust
The Atrocity Archives, by Charles Stross
Barrayar, by Lois McMaster Bujold
Batman - The Killing Joke, by Alan Moore
The Big Over Easy, by Jasper Fforde
Chinatown Beat, by Henry Chang
Cyteen, by CJ Cherryh
The Elegant Universe, by Brian Greene
Ender's Shadow, by Orson Scott Card
Excession, by Iain M Banks
Harvest, by Robert Charles Wilson
Inversions, by Iain M Banks
Magician's Gambit, by David Eddings
Maus, by Art Spiegelman
Remake, by Connie Willis
Sandman: The Dream Hunters, by Neil Gaiman
The Steep Approach to Garbadale, by Iain Banks
The Story of the Stone, by Barry Hughart
Superluminal, by Tony Daniel
Ubik, by Philip K Dick
The Well of Lost Plots, by Jasper Fforde
Yendi, by Steven Brust


Altered Carbon, by Richard Morgan
Bellwether, by Connie Willis
Black Sun Rising, by C S Friedman
The Death of the Necromancer, by Martha Wells
Elven Star, by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman
Expiration Date, by Tim Powers
Ficciones, by Jorge Luis Borges
The Fifth Head of Cerberus, by Gene Wolfe
Iron Council, by China Mieville
Jack Maggs, by Peter Carey
The Last Samurai, by Helen DeWitt
The Last Unicorn, by Peter S Beagle
McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales, by Michael Chabon
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, by Alexander McCall Smith
Persistence of Vision, by John Varley
Psycho, by Robert Bloch
Roadside Picnic, by Arkady Strugatsky and Boris Strugatsky
Starship Troopers, by Robert Heinlein
A Suitable Boy, by Vikram Seth
Under New Management, by Warren Ellis
The White Rose, by Glen Cook
Wild Seed, by Octavia Butler
The Year of Our War, by Steph Swainston


6xH, by Robert Heinlein
American Gods, by Neil Gaiman
Anthropology, by Dan Rhodes
The Book of the Dun Cow, by Walter Wangerin
The Bridge of San Luis Rey, by Thornton Wilder
Domu, by Katsuhiro Otomo
Dragon Wing, by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman
Elric of Melnibone, by Michael Moorcock
The Engineer Trilogy, by KJ Parker
Grendel, by John Gardner
Hannibal, by Thomas Harris
The Intuitionist, by Colson Whitehead
The Mount, by Carol Emshwiller
Report to the Men's Club, by Carol Emshwiller
Shadow of the Hegemon, by Orson Scott Card
The Shadow of the Wind, by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Shards of Honor, by Lois McMaster Bujold
Spin, by Robert Charles Wilson
Tigana, by Guy Gavriel Kay
The Time Ships, by Stephen Baxter
Viriconium, by M John Harrison
When True Night Falls, by C S Friedman


The Andromeda Strain, by Michael Crichton
Blackhawk Down, by Mark Bowden
The Colour of Magic, by Terry Pratchett
Darwin's Radio, by Greg Bear
Dreamsnake, by Vonda McIntyre
The Genocides, by Thomas Disch
Heart-Shaped Box, by Joe Hill
Kiss of the Spider Woman, by Manuel Puig
Light, by M John Harrison
The Mists of Avalon, by Marion Zimmer Bradley
Polystom, by Adam Roberts
A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving
Terminal Cafe, by Ian McDonald
The Thirteenth Tale, by Diane Setterfield
True Names, by Vernor Vinge
Twilight, by Stephenie Meyer
Vurt, by Jeff Noon
Warbreaker, by Brandon Sanderson
The Warrior's Apprentice, by Lois McMaster Bujold


Archangel Protocol, by Lyda Morehouse
The Ark Sakura, by Kobo Abe
The Dark Tower Series, by Stephen King
Darwinia, by Robert Charles Wilson
Dragon's Egg, by Robert L Forward
The Dying Earth, by Jack Vance
The Fionavar Tapestry, by Guy Gavriel Kay
The Knight, by Gene Wolfe
Legend, by David Gemmell
The Light Ages, by Ian Macleod
The Pride of Chanur, by CJ Cherryh
The Servants, by Michael Marshall Smith
Shadows of the Empire, by Dark Horse Comics
Souls in the Great Machine, by Sean McMullen
The Space Machine, by Christopher Priest
Summer of Night, by Dan Simmons
The Terminal Man, by Michael Crichton
Time Future, by Maxine McArthur
Towing Jehovah, by James Morrow
Uncharted Territory, by Connie Willis


The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, by Stephen R Donaldson
Crown of Shadows, by C S Friedman
Dreamcatcher, by Stephen King
Franny and Zooey, by J D Salinger
Olympos, by Dan Simmons
Tea with the Black Dragon, by R A MacAvoy

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