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A Guide to Science Fiction Literature

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Science fiction is a broad genre of fiction that often involves speculations based on current or future science or technology. It is found in books, art, television, films, games, theatre, and other media.

In organizational or marketing contexts, science fiction can be synonymous with the broader definition of speculative fiction, encompassing creative works incorporating imaginative elements not found in contemporary reality; this includes fantasy, horror, and related genres.  (from