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It’s never too late for speculative fiction

It’s never too late for speculative fiction

It’s August – already!  Where did the summer go?  And you haven’t even selected your summer reading yet!  That’s okay.  Speculative fiction is ready for you no matter what time of year it is, and here’s a few picks that are sure to expand your imagination. It’s a really big world out there. But first – what is speculative fiction?  It’s a term that refers to a type of literature that, according to a quote from Robert A. Heinlein, could be described as “fiction about things that have not happened.”  Heinlein was a well-known science fiction author, with novels like Stranger in a Strange Land and Starship Troopers to his credit, and is widely considered the person who invented the … Continued