Sea of Tranquility: A Novel

By Emily St. John Mandel

Sea of Tranquility: A Novel

Time’s fungibility is used to dramatic effect in this mesmerizing tale.

The Body Scout: A Novel

By Lincoln Michel

The Body Scout: A Novel

Despite its many wild parts, this sci-fi/murder mystery comes together in an utterly satisfying whole.

No Gods, No Monsters: A Novel

This first book of a new trilogy is mystical, mythical — and a bit mystifying.

The All-Consuming World

By Cassandra Khaw

The All-Consuming World

Murderous clones are for hire in this vicious — and viscous — biopunk novel.

Project Hail Mary

By Andy Weir

Project Hail Mary

Suspend disbelief — and clear your schedule — before tucking into this imperfect yet immersive tale.

How to Mars

By David Ebenbach

How to Mars

Despite its intriguing premise, this futuristic novel leaves too many issues unaddressed.

Machines Like Me: A Novel

This clever, futuristic tale feels uncomfortably prescient.

Finder

By Suzanne Palmer

Finder

Intergalactic hijinks abound in this intelligent, fun debut.