Speculative fiction is an umbrella term that covers the spectacular and imaginative genres of fiction, such as science fiction, fantasy, horror, urban fantasy, paranormal, superheroes, alternate history, post-apocalyptic, and apocalyptic. It is quite a broad term, and one people will argue over. Personally, I include magical realism and folktales, though not everyone does.
New to the blog? A short definition of speculative fiction:Speculative fiction is an umbrella term that covers spectacular and imaginative fiction such as science fiction, fantasy, horror, urban fantasy, paranormal, slipstream, superheroes, alternate history, post-apocalyptic, and apocalyptic.
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A semi-current list of what I’m reading:
The Demi-Monde: Winter - Rod Rees
Empire State - Adam Christopher
Forgiven - Jana Oliver
Miscellaneous short stories and novellas