“One of my favorite sci-fi authors (Sharon Lee) has declared June 23rd Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers Day.
As she puts it:
So! In my Official Capacity as a writer of science fiction and fantasy, I hereby proclaim June 23 Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers Day! A day of celebration and wonder! A day for all of us readers of science fiction and fantasy to reach out and say thank you to our favorite writers. A day, perhaps, to blog about our favorite sf/f writers. A day to reflect upon how written science fiction and fantasy has changed your life.
So … what might you do on the 23rd to celebrate? Do you even read fantasy/sci-fi? Why? Why not?”
And here’s my answer:
But I digress… The question, before I got all snarky on it, was actually about science fiction and fantasy. And while I don’t think of myself as much of a science fiction and fantasy reader, I’m intrigued when I think about “my most favoritest books ever,” and the list always includes quite a few science fiction books. For example: