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10 Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Books: 12/03/10

10 Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Books for 2010

These are my ten favorite science fiction and fantasy books read this year. They weren't all published this year but they are readily available. Most of them I checked out from my local library.

10. The Sunless Countries (Virga #4) by Karl Schroeder (2009)

9. Nightwings by Robert Silverberg (1968)

8. D. A. by Connie Willis (2007)

7. Zombie Queen of Newbury High by Amanda Ashby (2009)

6. The Mystery of Grace by Charles de Lint: (2009)

5. Agent to the Stars by John Scalzi (2008)

4. Veracity by Laura Bynum (2010)

3. The Maze Runner by James Dashner (2009)

2. Mary Modern by Camille Deangelis (2007)

1. Un Lun Dun by China Mieville (2007)

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Comment #1: Saturday, December, 4, 2010 at 22:39:43

Kah Woei

I've only heard of 1 of them and I definitely haven't read any of them before. :-)

I'll keep them in mind when looking for books to read.

Comment #2: Friday, December 10, 2010 at 14:02:23


Great. I hope you enjoy them if you do read them.

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