7 Classic Early Science Fiction Novels You Should Read ...


Many early science fiction novels are incredibly imaginative and worth reading. They may seem somewhat dated given our advanced scientific knowledge, but they are still extremely interesting as an example of how the genre began. Here are some of the early science fiction novels you should read …

1. Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)


Frankenstein is one of the early science fiction novels that everyone's heard of - but have you actually read it? We're so familiar with the story now, but it must have made an extraordinary impact when it was first written nearly 200 years ago. It's also remarkable to think that Mary Shelley was just twenty years old when she wrote it. How many of us could have written such a work at that age?

The War of the Worlds (HG Wells)
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