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Top 50 SF&F Books 1953-2002

This article, The Most Significant SF & Fantasy Books of the Last 50 Years, 1953-2002, is from…the SF Book Club. Oddly, they do not list the criteria by which selections were chosen. There is one title, On the Beach by Nevil Shute, that I’ve never heard of.

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John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.

3 Comments on Top 50 SF&F Books 1953-2002

  1. You’ve never heard of On the Beach? Wow. It was also a movie, made in the 50’s with Gregory Peck. Its not a happy happy book or movie.

  2. Also a movie in 2000 with Bryan Brown and Rachel Ward.


    You should make him review them all, JP. 🙂

  3. Blue,

    An excellent suggestion! I’ll make sure to bug John about this every day from now on. Also, spectacular necro (and I’m using definition 1 for obvious reasons) job on this post, one of our very earliest.

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