sf masterworks list

nothing to do with Doom, just getting my thoughts collected on this great series of re-released novels.

(old series)
tbh

(new series)
001 – Haldeman “The Forever War” – good
002 – Matheson “I Am Legend” – ok
003 – Blish “Cities in Flight”
004 – Dick “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” – GREAT
005 – Bester “The Stars My Destination” – GREAT
006 – Delany “Babel-17” – owned not read
007 – Zelazny “Lord of Light” – ok
008 – Wolfe “Fifth Head of Cerberus”
009 – Pohl “Gateway” – GREAT
010 – Smith “Rediscovery of Man”
011 – Priest “Inverted World”
012 – Vonnegut “Cat’s Cradle” – GREAT
013 – Clarke “Childhood’s End” – GREAT
014 – Wells “Island of Dr. Moreau” – good
015 – Delany “Dahlgren” – GREAT
016 – Wells “The Time Machine” – good
017 – Aldiss “Helliconia” – owned not read
018 – Wells “Food of the Gods” – owned not read
019 – Finney “The Body Snatchers”
020 – Russ “The Female Man”
021 – Engh “Arsian”
022 – Gibson & Sterling “The Difference Engine”
023 – Priest “The Prestige”
024 – Aldiss “Greybeard”
025 – Stapledon “Sirius”
026 – Simmons “Hyperion” – owned not read
027 – Simak “City”
028 – Herbert “Hellstrom’s Hive”
029 – Tenn “Of Men and Monsters”
030 – Capek “R.U.R” & “War with the Newts”
031 – Priest “The Affirmation”
032 – Holland “Floating Worlds”
033 – Budrys “Rogue Moon”
034 – Ellison “Dangerous Visions”
035 – Stapledon “Odd John”
036 – Simmons “Fall of Hyperion”
037 – Adams “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” – GREAT
038 – Wells “War of the Worlds” – ok
039 – Cadigan “Synners”
040 – Fowler “Sarah Canary”
041 – Griffith “Ammonite”
042 – Compton “The Continuous Katherine Mortenhoe”
043 – Shelley “Frankenstein” – ok
044 – Strugatsky & Strugatsky “Roadside Picnic” – GREAT
045 – Hoban “Riddley Walker”
046 – Willis “Doomsday Book”
047 – Pollack “Unquenchable Fire”
048 – Masson “Caltrops of Time”
049 – Crowley “Engine Summer”
050 – Greenland “Take Back Plenty”
051 – Griffith “Slow River”
052 – Tepper “Gate to Women’s Country”
053 – Turner “The Sea and Summer”
054 – Wells “The Invisible Man” – ok
055 – Miller, Jr. “A Canticle for Leibowicz” – GREAT
056 – Russell “Wasp”
057 – Willis “To Say Nothing of the Dog” – GREAT
058 – Asimov “The Gods Themselves” – good
059 – Morrow “This is The Way the World Ends” – owned not read
060 – Wells “First Men in the Moon”
061 – Crowley “The Deep”
062 – Willis “Time is the Fire”
063 – Bishop “No Enemy But Time”
064 – Heinlein “Double Star”
065 – Reynolds “Revelation Space” – owned not read
066 – Womack “Random Acts of Senseless Violence”
067 – Bishop “Transfigurations”
068 – Adams “The Restaurant at the End of the Universe” – GREAT
069 – Heinlein “Door into Summer”
070 – Adams “Life, the Universe and Everything” – GREAT
071 – Dick “Dr. Bloodmoney”
072 – Bass “Half Past Human”
073 – Brackett “The Long Tomorrow”
074 – Bass “The Godwhale”
075 – Pohl “Jem”
076 – Matheson “The Shrinking Man”
077 – Blish “A Case of Conscience”
078 – Tiptree, Jr. “Her Smoke Rose Up Forever”
079 – Brunner “Stand on Zanzibar” – GREAT
080 – Clement “Mission of Gravity” – ok (not enough bad stuff happens! =P)
081 – Le Guin “The Word for World is Forest” – need =P
082 – Silverberg “Downward to the Earth”
083 – Strugatsky & Strugatsky “Hard to Be a God”
084 – Vance “Night Lamp”
085 – Shepard “Life During Wartime”
086 – Delany “Nova” – owned not read
087 – Strugatsky & Strugatsky “Monday Begins on Saturday”

will keep updated, probably write something about the ones which really affect me, Stand on Zanzibar might be my overall fave

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