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What is Science Fiction?

Science Fiction is based on scientific fact, set most often in the future, and deals with the impact of technology and science on humans, humanoids, or other creatures.

Literature and the Child, 2nd edition, by Bernice E. Cullinan

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Animorphs, by K.A. Applegate

Ames, MILDRED ANNA TO THE INFINITE POWER

The Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov
FANTASTIC VOYAGE by Isaac Asimov

SHAPE CHANGER by Brittain

Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

TOMORROWLAND: STORIES ABOUT THE FUTURE compiled by Michael Cart

THE WHITE MOUNTAINS by John Christopher
The harrowing escape of a young boy from a futuristically mechanized tyranny is compellingly described. First book of the author's trilogy about the Tripods, of which The City Of Gold And Lead, and The Pool of Fire form the second and third books respectively.

Jurassic Park, Michael Crichton
Andromeda Strain, Michael Crichton

2001 : a Space Odyssey by Arthur Charles Clarke

Farmer, Nancy; THE EAR, THE EYE AND THE ARM

Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Among the Impostors by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Running Out of Time by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Raider’s Sky by Haynes

Dune by Frank Herbert

RETURN TO EARTH by H. M. Hoover
ORVIS by H. M. Hoover
THIS TIME OF DARKNES by H. M. Hoover
SHEPARD MOON by H. M. Hoover
This is a tale of Earth's future. Teenager Merry, encounters a teen from an earth satellite that has crashed near her homestead.

Invitation to the Game by Monica Hughes

Phoenix Rising by Karen Hesse

TALE OF TIME CITY by Diana Wynn Jones

Klause, Annette; ALIEN SECRETS

Star Split by Kathryn Lasky

NICK OF TIME by Lindbergh

The Giver by Lowis Lowry
Gathering Blue by Lowis Lowry

A WRINKLE IN TIME by Madeline L’Engle
A trio of whimsical characters, intent on helping Meg find her father, take her, her brother, and a friend on an interplanetary voyage to a distant planet where an omnipotent brain has robotized everyone. 1963 Newbery Award.

Tomorrow, When the War Began by John Marsden

Lost in CyberSpace by Richard Peck

The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Roberts

The Duplicate/Sleator
House of Stairs/ Sleator
STRANGE ATTRACTORS/ Sleator
INTERSTELLAR PIG by William Sleator
Barney's boring seaside vacation suddenly becomes more interesting when the cottage next door is occupied by three exotic neighbors who are addicted to a doomsday game.

STINKER FROM SPACE by Pamela Service
An agent of the Sylon Confederacy who is fleeing from enemy ships, crash lands on Earth, transfers his mind to the body of a skunk, and enlists the aid of two children in getting back to his home planet.
UNDER ALIEN STARS by Pamela Service

Virtual War by Gloria Skurzynski

Journey to the Center of the Earth, by Jules Verne

Space Race by Sylvia Waugh

THE TIME MACHINE by H. G. Wells
A man who creates a machine capable of time-travel, visits the future, but does not find the paradise he imagined.

2041: Selected Short Stories / Yolen

NBW updated 11.2001

 

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