9 SFF Books With a Hopeful Vision for the American Future

These stories articulate what a better America might look like.

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By Ernest Callenbach

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Three Californias

By Kim Stanley Robinson

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Woman on the Edge of tTime

By Marge Piercy

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By Nnedi Okorafor, illustrations by Tana Ford

Station Eleven Emily St. John Mandel

Station Eleven

By Emily St. John Mandel

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By Octavia E. Butler

The City We Became N.K. Jemisin Black Fantasy Authors

The City We Became

By N.K. Jemisin

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The Fifth Sacred Thing

By Starhawk

All The Birds in the Sky Charlie Jane Anders

All the Birds in the Sky

By Charlie Jane Anders