Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Reading List

This list is a bit different in that it is the full list of novels that have won the Hugo and Nebula awards for best science fiction and fantasy. I’ve included columns to note the books I’ve obtained and read. The links are to Amazon.

Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
2012 Among Others by Jo Walton
2011 Blackout / All Clear by Connie Willis Among Others by Jo Walton X
2010 The City & The City by China Mieville X X Blackout / All Clear by Connie Willis X
The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi X X
Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
2009 The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman X X The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi X X
2008 The Yiddish Policemen’s Union: A Novel by Michael Chabon X X Powers (Annals of the Western Shore) by Ursula K. Le Guin
2007 Rainbows End by Vernor Vinge X X The Yiddish Policemen’s Union: A Novel by Michael Chabon X X
2006 Spin by Robert Charles Wilson X X Seeker (Alex Benedict) by Jack McDevitt
2005 Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: A Novel by Susanna Clarke X Camouflage by Joe Haldeman
2004 Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold X X Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold X X
2003 Hominids (Neanderthal Parallax) by Robert J. Sawyer X X The Speed of Dark by Elizabeth Moon
2002 American Gods: A Novel by Neil Gaiman X X American Gods: A Novel by Neil Gaiman X X
2001 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Book 4) by J.K. Rowling X X The Quantum Rose (The Saga of the Skolian Empire) by Catherine Asaro
2000 A Deepness in the Sky by Vernor Vinge X X Darwin’s Radio by Greg Bear X X
Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
1999 To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis X X Parable of the Talents by Octavia E. Butler
1998 Forever Peace (Remembering Tomorrow) by Joe Haldeman X X Forever Peace (Remembering Tomorrow) by Joe Haldeman X X
1997 Blue Mars (Mars Trilogy) by Kim Stanley Robinson X X The Moon and the Sun by Vonda McIntyre
1996 The Diamond Age: Or, a Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer by Neal Stephenson X X Slow River by Nicola Griffith
1995 Mirror Dance (Miles Vorkosigan Adventures) by Lois McMaster Bujold X The Terminal Experiment by Robert J. Sawyer
1994 Green Mars (Mars Trilogy) by Kim Stanley Robinson X X Moving Mars: A Novel by Greg Bear
1993 A Fire Upon The Deep (Zones of Thought) by Vernor Vinge X Red Mars (Mars Trilogy) by Kim Stanley Robinson X X
Doomsday Book by Connie Willis X X
1992 Barrayar (Vorkosigan) by Lois McMaster Bujold X X Doomsday Book by Connie Willis X X
1991 The Vor Game by Lois McMaster Bujold X X Stations of the Tide by Michael Swanwick
1990 Hyperion by Dan Simmons X X Tehanu (The Earthsea Cycle, Book 4) by Ursula K. Le Guin X
Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
1989 Cyteen by C. J. Cherryh X The Healer’s War by Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
1988 The Uplift War (The Uplift Saga, Book 3) by David Brin X Falling Free (Vorkosigan Saga) by Lois McMaster Bujold
1987 Speaker for the Dead (Ender, Book 2) by Orson Scott Card X The Falling Woman by Pat Murphy
1986 Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card X X Speaker for the Dead (Ender, Book 2) by Orson Scott Card X
1985 Neuromancer by William Gibson X X Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card X X
1984 Startide Rising (The Uplift Saga, Book 2) by David Brin X X Neuromancer by William Gibson X X
1983 Foundation’s Edge (Foundation Novels) by Isaac Asimov X X Startide Rising (The Uplift Saga, Book 2) by David Brin X X
1982 Downbelow Station: The Company Wars by C. J. Cherryh X X No Enemy But Time by Michael Bishop
1981 The Snow Queen by Joan D. Vinge X Claw of the Conciliator by Gene Wolfe
1980 The Fountains of Paradise by Arthur C. Clarke Timescape by Gregory Benford X X
Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
1979 Dreamsnake by Vonda McIntyre X The Fountains of Paradise by Arthur C. Clarke
1978 Gateway (Heechee Saga) by Frederik Pohl X X Dreamsnake by Vonda McIntyre X
1977 Where Late The Sweet Birds Sang: A Novel by Kate Wilhelm Gateway (Heechee Saga) by Frederik Pohl X X
1976 The Forever War by Joe Haldeman X Man Plus by Frederik Pohl X
1975 The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin X X The Forever War by Joe Haldeman X
1974 Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C. Clarke X X The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin X X
1973 The Gods Themselves by Isaac Asimov X Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C. Clarke X X
1972 To Your Scattered Bodies Go (Riverworld Saga, Book 1) by Philip José Farmer X X The Gods Themselves by Isaac Asimov X
1971 Ringworld by Larry Niven X X Time of Changes by Robert Silverberg
1970 The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin X X Ringworld by Larry Niven X X
Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
1969 Stand on Zanzibar by John Brunner The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin X X
1968 Lord of Light by Roger Zelazny Rite of Passage by Alexei Panshin
1967 The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein X The Einstein Intersection by Samuel R. Delany
1966 Dune by Frank Herbert X Babel-17/Empire Star by Samuel R. Delany X
This Immortal by Roger Zelazny X Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes X X
1965 The Wanderer by Fritz Leiber Dune by Frank Herbert X
1964 Here Gather the Stars by Clifford D. Simak
1963 The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
1962 Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein X X
1961 A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr. X X
1960 Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein X
Year Hugo Own? Read? Nebula Own? Read?
1959 A Case of Conscience by James Blish
1958 The Big Time by Fritz Leiber
1956 Double Star by Robert A. Heinlein
1955 They’d Rather Be Right by Mark Clifton and Frank Riley
1953 The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester