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Must-Read: Science fiction novels, book series and books about space

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A few years ago I encountered a must-read book list about space. Space, news, and facts about it, always got me interested. The list has 100 fiction and non-fiction books about space. And when you say fiction books about space it will usually mean that it is science fiction.

Book Review: Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer (Southern Reach Trilogy - Book 1)

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Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer is the first book in the Southern Reach Trilogy. It is a science fiction, horror, weird fiction novel.

Will George R.R. Martin ever finish writing Game of Thrones books?

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Game of Thrones series ended this year and for most of the fans, it was a disappointing ending and series finale. And now HBO announced that it ordered a Game of Thrones prequel and it will tell the story of House Targaryen. And what is interesting is that author George R.R. Martin will be one of the screenwriters in the new TV series.

Book Review: Definitely Maybe by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky

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Arkady and Boris Strugatsky brothers are Soviet science fiction writers. Most of the works they wrote together. Definitely Maybe (literal translate of the original title is “A Billion Years Before the End of the World”) counts as one of the best science fiction novels.

Must-Watch: Best Soviet movies (50 films)

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Best Soviet movies of all time is not a list prepared by critics. This list contains films chosen by the audience. Russian movie rating site KinoPoisk (КиноПоиск), similar to IMDB, made a list of best Soviet movies according to viewer rating and votes. So we can say that these are the movies that people especially in USSR enjoyed for years and even now keep watching them and have good moments.

Book Review: Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov (Robot Series - Novel 1)

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Book Review: Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov (Robot Series - Novel 1)



Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov is the first novel of the Robot Series. The first book of Robot Series consists of short stories and the title is “I, Robot”. Caves of Steel is at the same time science fiction and mystery (detective) novel. By putting two genres in one novel, Asimov is trying to show that you can combine any other genre with science fiction.