Locus Recommended ReadingNon-Fiction

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This recommended reading list, published in Locus Magazine's February issue, is a consensus by Locus editors and reviewers with inputs from outside reviewers, other professionals, other lists, etc.

näytä lisää Essays by many of these contributors, highlighting their particular favorite books and stories, are published in the February issue.

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Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2023 (16), 2022 (17), 2010 (9), 2009 (10), 2008 (13), 2007 (1), 2002 (17), 2000 (1)
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42: The Wildly Improbable Ideas of Douglas Adams (tekijä: Douglas Adams)
2023
Spec Fic for Newbies: A Beginner's Guide to Writing Subgenres of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror (tekijä: Tiffani Angus)
2023
Follow Me: Religion in Fantasy and Science Fiction (tekijä: Francesca T Barbini)
2023
The Fiction Writer's Guide to Alternate History: A Handbook on Craft, Art, and History (tekijä: Jack Dann)
2023
Imagining the Celtic Past in Modern Fantasy (Perspectives on Fantasy) (tekijä: Dimitra Fimi)
2023
Wish I Was Here (tekijä: M. John Harrison)
2023
All These Worlds: Reviews and Essays (tekijä: Niall Harrison)
2023
101 Horror Books to Read Before You're Murdered (tekijä: Sadie Hartmann)
2023
A Traveller in Time: The Critical Practice of Maureen Kincaid Speller (tekijä: Maureen Kincaid Speller)
2023
Realms of Imagination: Essays from the Wide Worlds of Fantasy (tekijä: Tanya Kirk)
2023
Space Crone (tekijä: Ursula K. Le Guin)
2023
Ex Marginalia: Essays from the Edges of Speculative Fiction (tekijä: Chinelo Onwualu)
2023
An introduction to fantasy (tekijä: Matthew Sangster)
2023
Fear of Seeing: A Poetics of Chinese Science Fiction (Global Chinese Culture) (tekijä: Mingwei Song)
2023
Owning the Unknown: A Science Fiction Writer Explores Atheism, Agnosticism, and the Idea of God (tekijä: Robert Charles Wilson)
2023
Being Michael Swanwick (tekijä: Alvaro Zinos-Amaro)
2023
The Rise of the Cyberzines: The Story of the Science-Fiction Magazines from 1991 to 2020: The History of the Science-Fiction Magazines Volume V (Liverpool Science Fiction Texts and Studies LUP) (tekijä: Mike Ashley)
2022
Fantasy: How It Works (tekijä: Brian Attebery)
2022
An Earnest Blackness (tekijä: Eugen Bacon)
2022
Sticking to the End (tekijä: John Clute)
2022
Bridging Worlds: Global Conversations On Creating Pan-African Speculative Literature In a Pandemic (tekijä: Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki)
2022
Charting the Afrofuturist Imaginary in African American Art: The Black Female Fantastic (Routledge Research in Art and Race) (tekijä: Elizabeth Carmel Hamilton)
2022
Ramsey Campbell: Master of Weird Fiction (tekijä: S. T. Joshi)
2022
Brian W. Aldiss (Modern Masters of Science Fiction) (tekijä: Paul Kincaid)
2022
Robert Holdstock’s Mythago Wood: A Critical Companion (Palgrave Science Fiction and Fantasy: A New Canon) (tekijä: Paul Kincaid)
2022
Science Fiction: Voyage to the Edge of Imagination (tekijä: Glyn Morgan)
2022
Clive Barker’s Dark Worlds (tekijä: Phil and Sarah Stokes)
2022
Story Matrices (tekijä: Gillian Polack)
2022
The Visual History of Science Fiction Fandom: Volume Two: 1940 (tekijä: Daniel Ritter)
2022
Robert Aickman an Attempted Biography (tekijä: R. B. Russell)
2022
Keeping It Unreal: Black Queer Fantasy and Superhero Comics (Sexual Cultures) (tekijä: Scott)
2022
The Stephen King Ultimate Companion: A Complete Exploration of His Work, Life, and Influences (tekijä: Bev Vincent)
2022
Terry Pratchett: A Life With Footnotes: The Official Biography (tekijä: Rob Wilkins)
2022
L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future: The First 25 Years (tekijä: Kevin J. Anderson)
2010
80! Memories & Reflections on Ursula K. Le Guin (tekijä: Karen Joy Fowler)
2010
Conversations with Octavia Butler (tekijä: Conseula Francis)
2010
Science Fiction, Imperialism and the Third World: Essays on Postcolonial Literature and Film (tekijä: Ericka Hoagland)
2010
British Science Fiction & Fantasy: Twenty Years and Two Surveys (tekijä: Paul Kincaid)
2010
C.M. Kornbluth: The Life and Works of a Science Fiction Visionary (tekijä: Mark Rich)
2010
The Animal Fable in Science Fiction and Fantasy (Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy) (tekijä: Bruce Shaw)
2010
Anthopology 101: Reflections, Inspections and Dissections of SF Anthologies (tekijä: Bud Webster)
2010
Bearings: Reviews 1997-2001 (tekijä: Gary K. Wolfe)
2010
Powers: Secret Histories: A Bibliography (tekijä: John Berlyne)
2009
The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction (tekijä: Mark Bould)
2009
Canary Fever: Reviews (tekijä: John Clute)
2009
Science Fiction And Fantasy Artists Of The Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary (tekijä: Jane Frank)
2009
Imagination/Space: Essays and Talks on Fiction, Feminism, Technology, and Politics (tekijä: Gwyneth Jones)
2009
Starcombing (tekijä: David Langford)
2009
The Inter-Galactic Playground: A Critical Study of Children's and Teens' Science Fiction (Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy) (tekijä: Farah Mendlesohn)
2009
On Joanna Russ (tekijä: Farah Mendlesohn)
2009
Hope-In-The-Mist: The Extraordinary Career and Mysterious Life of Hope Mirrlees (tekijä: Michael Swanwick)
2009
This is Me, Jack Vance! (tekijä: Jack Vance)
2009
Lexicon Urthus (tekijä: Michael Andre-Driussi)
2008
Miracles of Life (tekijä: J. G. Ballard)
2008
An Unofficial Companion to the Novels of Terry Pratchett (tekijä: Andrew M. Butler)
2008
The Vorkosigan Companion (tekijä: Lillian Stewart Carl)
2008
H. Beam Piper: A Biography (Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy) (tekijä: John F. Carr)
2008
Basil Copper: A Life in Books (tekijä: Stephen Jones)
2008
What it is We Do When We Read Science Fiction (tekijä: Paul Kincaid)
2008
The Paintings of J. Allen St. John: Grand Master of Fantasy (tekijä: Stephen Korshak)
2008
Anthony Boucher: A Biobibliography (tekijä: Jeffrey Marks)
2008
Rhetorics of Fantasy (tekijä: Farah Mendlesohn)
2008
The Magician's Book: A Skeptic's Adventures in Narnia (tekijä: Laura Miller)
2008
Prince of Stories: The Many Worlds of Neil Gaiman (tekijä: Hank Wagner)
2008
The Worlds of Jack Williamson: A Centennial Tribute (1908-2008) (tekijä: Jack Williamson)
2008
Brave new words : the Oxford dictionary of science fiction (tekijä: Jeff Prucher)
2007
Algernon Blackwood: An Extraordinary Life (tekijä: Mike Ashley)
2002
Supernatural Fiction Writers: Contemporary Fantasy and Horror (tekijä: Richard Bleiler)
2002
Ramsey Campbell, Probably (tekijä: Ramsey Campbell)
2002
A.E. Van Vogt: Science Fantasy's Icon (tekijä: H. L. Drake)
2002
The Age of Chaos: The Multiverse of Michael Moorcock (tekijä: Jeff Gardiner)
2002
DMZ & Eric Solstein present John W. Campbell's Golden Age of Science Fiction featuring Lunch with John W. Campbell (DVD-ROM) (tekijä: James Gunn)
2002
The Literature of Science Fiction Film Series: Original Films by James Gunn (2 DVD set) (Produced by Eric Solstein and DMZ). ("Science Fiction Films" - Forrest Ackerman / "Plot in Science Fiction" - Poul Anderson / "The History of Science Fiction After 1938" - Isaac Asimov / "Science Fiction and the Mainstream" - John Brunner / "Theme in Science Fiction" - Gordon Dickson / "New Directions in Science Fiction" - Harlan Ellison / "The Early History of Science Fiction" - Damon Knight / "The Ideas in Science Fic (tekijä: James Gunn)
2002
The Science Fiction of Cordwainer Smith (tekijä: Karen L. Hellekson)
2002
The Battle of the Sexes in Science Fiction (tekijä: Justine Larbalestier)
2002
Smokin' Rockets: The Romance of Technology in American Film, Radio and Television, 1945-1962 (tekijä: Patrick Lucanio)
2002
Better to have loved : the life of Judith Merril (tekijä: Judith Merril)
2002
L. Frank Baum: Creator of Oz: A Biography (tekijä: Katharine M. Rogers)
2002
Once There Was a Magazine: A Personal View of Known and Unknown Worlds (tekijä: Fred Smith)
2002
Tomorrow Now: Envisioning the Next Fifty Years (tekijä: Bruce Sterling)
2002
Harlan Ellison : The Edge of Forever (tekijä: Ellen Weil)
2002
Clive Barker: The Dark Fantastic (tekijä: Douglas E. Winter)
2002
Mervyn Peake: My Eyes Mint Gold: A Life (tekijä: Malcolm Yorke)
2002
Terry Pratchett: Guilty Of Literature (tekijä: Andrew M. Butler)
2000

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