The continuous creation of new technologies in the 19th and 20th centuries was both inspirational and concerning to writers, and they began to tackle related topics in their own work to parse their rapidly changing world. This resulted in some of the most imaginative, harrowing, and exhilarating fiction in all of literature. From the iconic Foundation Trilogy by Isaac Asimov to Octavia Butler's Kindred, this set brings together some of the most groundbreaking science fiction classics.
We’ve gathered several visionary science fiction authors in a collection of volumes published by Everyman’s Library and Library of America, with custom-designed jackets that feature a futuristic landscape in a complementary palette of blue and orange. Every story in this set gives readers a front-row seat into the future and offers keen satire the way only science fiction can.