Dive into these fantastic young adult science fiction series! If you love space ships, cyborgs, futurescapes, video games, technology, and more, check out this list.
Cinder by Marissa Meyer
Series: Lunar Chronicles
Can you say Cyborg Cinderella?
Meet the Lunar Chronicles, a series with an overarching plot where each book is told from a different fairy tale character's perspective. Each with a special science fiction twist, of course.
Tags: Fairy Tale, YA, Cinderella, Sci-Fi, Series, Space, Romance, Cyborgs
Seven Crowns by E.V. Everest
Series: Seven Crowns
Lost space princess, mystery, and royal rivals? Say hello to the Seven Crowns series!
Follow Anabella Halt as she swept into a world of glittering ballgowns, royal rivals, and deadly intergalactic politics.
Tags: Royalty, YA, Academy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Series, Space, Romance, Magic
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
Series: Ender's Game
Earth is facing its greatest enemy, and a brilliant young boy may be the only one who can stop them.
Meet Ender's Game, the YA sci-fi classic by Orson Scott Card.
Tags: Sci-Fi, Space, Academy, Battles, Video Games
Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Series: The Aurora Cycle
A war millions of years in the making and a squad of losers, discipline cases, and misfits might just be the last hope for the entire galaxy.
The year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are being assigned their first missions. Star pupil Tyler Jones is ready to recruit the squad of his dreams but gets stuck with the dregs nobody else would touch . . . And Ty's squad isn't his biggest problem--that'd be Aurora, the girl he's just rescued from cryo-sleep.
Tags: YA, sci-fi, space opera, academy, romance
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Series: Hunger Games
A dystopian world where children are selected annually to represent their districts and battle in a dome...to the death.
An imaginative and action-packed adventure. Follow Katniss, a skilled hunter and outdoorswoman, as she competes in the Hunger Games for her life and maybe something more.
Tags: Sci-Fi, Dystopian, Futuristic, Battles, Romance, Competition, Action
Skyward by Brandon Sanderson
A world under attack where pilots are heroes for the surviving human race.
Becoming a pilot has always been Spensa's dream. Since she was a little girl, she has imagined soaring skyward and proving her bravery. But her fate is intertwined with her father's--a pilot himself who was killed years ago when he abruptly deserted his team, leaving Spensa's chances of attending flight school at slim to none.
Tags: YA, sci-fi, action, space
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Series: Ready Player One
An intergalactic scavenger hunt for the ultimate prize.
The only time Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the OASIS, a vast virtual world where most of humanity spends their days.
When the eccentric creator of the OASIS dies, he leaves behind a series of fiendish puzzles, based on his obsession with the pop culture of decades past. Whoever is first to solve them will inherit his vast fortune—and control of the OASIS itself.
Tags: YA, Sci-Fi, Video Games, Futuristic