fiction

Dogs of War, by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Sci-fi novel Dogs of War is about warriors and the rise of the machines

Published: 14 May 2021 | Last updated: 5 July 2022
14 May 2021

A Kiss Before Dying, by Ira Levin

Boy meets girl but falls in love with her bank account in Ira Levin's first novel

Published: 25 April 2021 | Last updated: 5 July 2022
25 April 2021

Midnight Cowboy, by James Leo Herlihy

Joe Buck dreams of hustling women for fast cash but New York has other ideas

Published: 18 April 2021 | Last updated: 8 May 2022
18 April 2021

The Man Who Fell to Earth, by Walter Tevis

Walter Tevis's sci-fi novel inspects what it means to be human

Published: 25 March 2021 | Last updated: 11 April 2022
25 March 2021

Is Jack Finney’s book The Body Snatchers about paranoia?

The Body Snatchers portrays a community – and country – gripped by fear

Published: 27 July 2019 | Last updated: 1 April 2022
27 July 2019

The Stepford Wives and feminist dystopia

The Stepford Wives imagines a world in which women are man-made, and feminism doesn't exist

Published: 11 July 2019 | Last updated: 28 April 2022
11 July 2019