Top 5 Must-Read Sci-Fi/Fantasy Series!

OK, What Do I Read Now?

I’m sure you’ve seen “best of” lists for books, audio books, Kindle reads, etc.  And when you ask what must-read books to check out, you see a list of amazing authors Asimov, Heinlein, King, etc.

What about now?  Who is topping the New York Times Bestseller lists for Science Fiction/Fantasy?  Who is currently writing some amazing prose to spark the imagination of readers?

The books below are not necessarily new, but the most popular on Google Play.  There are cheap Kindle versions, audio books, paperbacks and hardcover editions on Amazon.  Click the links.

(Blurbs from “Google Play” list):

looking for alaska



Looking for Alaska>  The award-winning, genre-defining debut from #1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars – Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award!





one second afterOne Second After > New York Times best-selling author William R. Forstchen now brings us a story which can be all too terrifyingly real…a story in which one man struggles to save his family and his small North Carolina town after America loses a war, in one second, a war that will send America back to the Dark Ages… A war based upon a weapon, an Electro Magnetic Pulse (EMP). A weapon that may already be in the hands of our enemies. – Months before publication, One Second After has already been cited on the floor of Congress as a book all Americans should read




the alchemist, 25th anniversary editin

The Alchemist > Paulo Coelho’s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world. This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and inspiring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the Pyramids. What starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a discovery of the treasure found within.



throne of glass

Throne of Glass > Celaena Sardothien is a daredevil assassin with unrivalled fighting skills. After a year’s hard labour in the salt mines of the kingdom of Endovier, Celaena is offered her freedom on one condition – she must fight as handsome Prince Dorian’s champion in a contest sponsored by the king. [Get the 7 book set!]




red queen

The Red Queen > The #1 New York Times bestselling series! Red Queen, by #1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Aveyard, is a sweeping tale of power, intrigue, and betrayal, perfect for fans of George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones series.

[Get the four book box set!]




These are the top reading suggestions now on Google Play, now available on  Maybe you could comment on a few of your own best reads?



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