Listicle: An Annotated List of Science-Fiction Books

A Sci-fi primer for dystopia.

Posted: 2021-02-10
Stats: 249 words / ~2 minutes

Where do innovators get those ideas? Sometimes it almost seems like a work of science-fiction. Sometimes that is the case. If you are in an entrepreneurial spirit and you are looking for inspiration, here are 10 of my favourites.

“Brave New World” by Aldous Huxley (1931)

“Nineteen Eighty-Four” by George Orwell (1949)

“The Shockwave Rider” by John Brunner (1975)

“True Names” by Vernor Vinge (1981)

“Neuromancer” by William Gibson (1984)

“Snow Crash” by Neal Stephenson (1992)

“Daemon” [Series] by Daniel Suarez (2006,2010)

“Nexus” [Series] by Ramez Naam (2012, 2013, 2015)

“Children of the New World” by Alexander Weinstein (2016)

“Cumulus” by Eliot Peper (2016)

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