Science fiction books have a special place in the reader’s hearts for their amazing game with our imagination. Here is the list of best upcoming books, which are expected by many sci-fi fans around the world, so you should definitely check them out!

Network Effect by Martha Wells

hard-science-fiction

It’s a Murderbot novel (5th in the series), which will definitely become one of your favorites. It tells the story of a machine, which is programmed for murder, but there are situations where Murderbot has to choose between drastic actions or inertia.

Conjunction by A.D. Zoltan, Steven N. Nagy

metaphysical-visionary-fiction ya spiritual space-opera

The first book of The Wise Society series. The authors’ debut novel is mystical and even spiritual travel through the deep space in the year 3200. First it seems it is a simple first contact novel, but after we read the ARC we quickly understood it is much more behind, hidden carefully. We are looking forward reading the final work.

The Last Emperox by John Scalzi

space-opera

The third book of The Interdependency series and is definitely a special one. The story is about the Emperox Grayland II, who gained control over her empire, which due to the collapse of the interstellar pathway is about to become completely isolated from other human civilization. She wants to save as many people as possible from complete isolation. In the book, you will also find out if the emperox is going to be the last one, who survived or not.

Harrow the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

space-opera fantasy

Sequel to the well-known Gideon the Ninth, which was author’s sensational debut. The story focuses on necromancer struggling to survive the damage of the Emperor’s haunted space station. Harrowhark Nonagesimus, who is the last necromancer of the Ninth House, was drafted by the Emperor to fight in a war, where the loss is inevitable. In this book, you will learn about the struggles, enemies, the universe, which you will enjoy reading about.

The Doors of Eden by Adrian Tchaikovsky

action-adventure

This books is an alternate history, science fiction adventure book set in the world of Bodmin Moor. After the attack on a government physicist and some mythical monsters, the British security forces went to investigate what happened in exactly. The discovery is more than shocking  there is a fracture between our world and between countless others which changes everything.

Spellhacker by M.K. England

ya action-adventure humorous

The story takes place in Kyrkarta, where magic is a natural source. After a terrible earthquake, greedy corporation takes advantage and starts to sell this natural source for the extremely expensive amount of money. This makes Diz and her three friends to take action and do illegal magic transferring business. They have a plan to do the their last and the biggest heist. Learn more while reading how everything turned out for them, you will be shocked.

When you are deciding between which sci-fi book to read first, you should definitely focus on what you’re interested in. If you like reading about different civilizations, interstellar pathways, you should start from that. But if you want to read something usual, new for you, in this list you will find very good picks.