To find your book of interest, especially the science fiction books, is a very confusing process as every book you see has something interesting that catches your interest, says Peter Salzano, a famous blogger, and a book lover. Many readers read sci-fi for the intense technological theories or because they enjoy how its authors hold a great imagination to modern society.
No matter what the vast choices of books that are kept in front of you, have one such special book that matches your interest. Undoubtedly one big reason is the popularity of science fiction books among the readers, specifically the young generation.
Peter being a big fan of science fiction has a list of suggestions for all the readers that love reading about science:
The Blazing World and Other Writings by Margaret Cavendish (1666)
This is one of the best books that Peter recommends to all readers. The book is one of the first feminist works, that narrates the story of shipwrecked women who’s made Empress of the Blazing World. By using her power to ensure that the land is free of war and unfair sexual discrimination and religious division. Cavendish is one of the earliest science fiction writers that the majority of the young generation today may never know much about her.
The Time Machine by H.G. Wells (1895)
The ones that share a keen interest in topics like time travel this is one of the best books for such readers. It’s a book about the seminal novel that launched an H.G. Wells’ career as a time-traveling explorer who visits the future 800,000 years away. But what he finds is the interesting part of the book where the author describes the Earth’s dying and the races that still inhabit it are at war.
Foundation by Isaac Asimov (1951)
This book positions a world in which a huge Galactic Empire teeters on the brink of destruction. The way in which the author describes the only man, mathematician Hari, who manages to predict its imminent downfall and the millennium. The character of the book name Seldon alone has the power to change the Empire’s course, actually limit the fallout. The reader will never lose interest in the book as the book is full of surprises that keep the reader engaged.
I am Legend by Richard Matheson (1954)
The book is famous among the young generation as the book is about the wake of a pandemic that has transformed humankind into vampires, the character Robert Neville is the last person left alive. The rest of the book describes the terrible and scary situation in which Robert fights to save his life.
The Moon is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein(1966)
This is one of the favorite novels of Peter Salzano about sci-fi. The books tell about the American revolution, if the moon were America and England were, you know the planet Earth.
The book is about the revolt of members of a penal colony on Luna who were tired of their foreign rulers.
Other Book that you may prefer reading are:
- 2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke (1968)
- Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? By Philip K. Dick ( 1968)
- The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin (1969)
- Dragonflight by Anne McCaffrey(1968)
- Ringworld by Larry Niven (1970)
- Roadside Picnic by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky(1972)
- The Forever War by Joe Haldeman (1974)
- The Female Man by Joanna Russ (1975)
- Kindred by Octavia Butler (1978)
- The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams (1979)
These are some all-time favorite sci-fi books that Peter Salzano suggests the science fiction lovers read. Even those who are not so informed about science fiction can also pick one bring variation in their book reading list.