Truth be told, some are more successful than others - it is really easy to write bad scifi. But those who can actually pull the genre off are right here on this list of the top science-fiction authors. These are the best science-fiction authors of all time, ranked by readers and fans. This list include some highly recognizable and classic names, like Isaac Asimov and George Orwell, along with some contemporary science-fiction writers who are just beginning to make their mark on the genre.
Some of his non-fiction works: He has written many books about those subjects. Little known is the fact that he has authored one mainstream fantasy novel, The Return of Merlinin which Merlin and King Arthur's Camelot suddenly appear in contemporary times.
Clarke [2 B-a-M reviews] Crichton is such a successful novelist, and has published so successfully in the non-genre press, that he is rarely labeled a "science fiction writer". Yet many of his novels are clearly science fiction, regardless of how they may have been marketed.
Ranked 24th in Amazon. Ranked 5th at SF Vote. No Different Flesh; Pilgrimage: The Book of the People. Dune was ranked 6th in Amazon.
Ranked 14th in Amazon. Had over million books in print when he died. James Oliver Rigney, Jr. Sequels to Robert Howard's Conan the Barbarian series. He is said to have created his own genre. He produced many non-SF shows, including "Magnum P. Fifty Years of Fritz Leiber. Numerous other stories, novels, collections.
He is included on this list as the originator of the stories and screenplays behind the Star Wars films, although he was not the actual author of the novelizations. Regardless of how he is judged as an author, Lucas's tremendous impact on film, science fiction, and pop culture is undeniable.
Ranked 10th in Amazon. She is also famous for her involvement in one of New Zealand's most famous real life murder cases, which was made into director Peter Jackson's film Heavenly Creatures, starring Titanic star Kate Winslet as a young Perry.
Editor of both Galaxy and If. Also Campbell Award 1st place ; [Also Locus award. Anne Rice Best known for her gothic vampire novels, particularly those featuring the vampire named Lestat; e. Interview with a Vampire; non-sf works include Christ the Lord: Editor of anthology Best of Star Trek Deep Space Nine", "Star Trek: Voyager" and "Star Trek: District Attorney; Gruen Guild Playhouse.
Sagan is not primarily famous as a science fiction writer, but as an astronomer. His best known science fiction novel is Contactwhich was made into the movie that won the Hugo award for best dramatic presentation.
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List of famous male science writers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available.
This greatest male science writers list contains the most prominent and top males known for . lausannecongress2018.com Most Popular Authors: The most popular authors in Science Fiction.
Most Popular Authors in Science Fiction. 1. Margaret Atwood. Most Popular Books in Science Fiction. The Handmaid's Tale.
Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam Trilogy) The Blind Assassin: A Novel. Twenty-First Century Science Writers Posted on April 16, by Sean Carroll I was very flattered to find myself on someone’s list of Top Ten 21st Century Science Non-Fiction Writers.
Mar 03, · While any top ten list like this will be somewhat controversial, here is a list of authors who have had a great and lasting influence on the science fiction genre. 10 Douglas Adams.