Leviathan Wakes, the first book in The Expanse series is a story that leaves you thrilled and desperate for more. The James S. A. Corey duo have created a far-reaching hard science fiction story, with a narrative that’s exceptional. Here’s a preview and more about the book.
Dune conjures up imagery of galactic trade in ‘spice’, controlled and driven by warring dynastic families. That’s if you’ve only heard of the book. Once you’ve read it though, Dune is so much more. Herbert captures social, economic, political and species distinctions at a galactic scale.
An essential science fiction read; Asimov’s Foundation is an ideas novel. Concepts woven into the story stretch the imagination enough to keep a reader engrossed, without snapping the narrative into the realm of fantasy.
Where are all the aliens, extraterrestrials and off world beings?