The best science fiction and fantasy books of 2022, so far

polygon

06-08-2022

We’ve run through our favorite games, movies, and TV shows of the year to date, and now it’s time to talk about our favorite science fiction and fantasy books of the year. The list is in reverse chronological order of release, so the most recently released books will be at the top. And while you’re here, be sure to check out our list of 14 great new romance books you should read. My favorite part of Sea of Tranquility is its wholesale embrace of one of my favorite science fiction tropes. The Way Spring Arrives is a collection of 17 Chinese science fiction and fantasy stories — and all of them have been written, translated, and edited entirely by women and nonbinary writers.

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