Top 100 SCIFI Short Stories


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Top 100 SF Short Stories
The Top 100 sci-fi short stories, novelettes, and novellas
Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card 1977

Isaac Asimo 1941

The Bicentennial Man
Isaac Asimov 1976

Flowers For Algernon
Daniel Keyes 1959

The Nine Billion Names Of God
Arthur C Clark 1953

The Last Question
Isaac Asimov 1956

The Man Who Sold the Moon
Robert A Heinlein 1950

I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream
Harlan Ellison 1967

The Green Hills Of Earth
Robert A Heinlein 1947

A Sound Of Thunder
Ray Bradbury 1952

A Boy and His Dog
Harlan Ellison 1969

A Rose For Ecclesiastes
Roger Zelazny 1963

Johnny Mnemonic
William Gibson 1981

'Repent Harlequin!' Said the Ticktockman
Harlan Ellison 1965

A Canticle for Leibowitz
Walter M Miller 1955

The Star
Arthur C Clarke 1955

There Will Come Soft Rains
Ray Bradbury 1950

Isaac Asimov 1940

...Where Angels Fear to Tread
Allen Steele 1997

The Roads Must Roll
Robert A Heinlein 1940

Neutron Star
Larry Niven 1966

Blood Music
Greg Bear 1983

George R R Martin 1979

We Can Remember It For You Wholesale
Philip K **** 1966

Burning Chrome
William Gibson 1982

Who Goes There?
John W Campbell 1938

Harrison Bergeron
Kurt Vonnegut 1961

The Veldt
Ray Bradbury 1950

All You Zombies
Robert A Heinlein 1959

Enemy Mine
Barry Longyear 1979

Microcosmic God
Theodore Sturgeon 1941

Jeffty Is Five
Harlan Ellison 1977

The Dog Said Bow-Wow
Michael Swanwick 2001

The Persistence of Vision
John Varley 1978

Hell Is the Absence of God
Ted Chiang 2001

The Empress of Mars
Kage Baker 2003

Unaccompanied Sonata
Orson Scott Card 1979

John Varley 1985

The Ugly Little Boy
Isaac Asimov 1958

The Word for World is Forest
Ursula K Le Guin 1972

The Cold Equations
Tom Godwin 1954

The Chief Designer
Andy Duncan 2001

By His Bootstraps
Robert A Heinlein 1941

The Dead Past
Isaac Asimov 1956

Robert A Heinlein 1940

Fondly Fahrenheit
Alfred Bester 1954

It's a Good Life
Jerome Bixby 1953

The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas
Ursula K Le Guin 1973

And He Built a Crooked House
Robert A Heinlein 1941

The Martian Way
Isaac Asimov 1952

Story of Your Life
Ted Chiang 1998

The Deathbird
Harlan Ellison 1973

Houston, Houston, Do You Read?
James Tiptree Jr 1976

Bears Discover Fire
Terry Bisson 1990

The Lottery
Shirley Jackson 1948

For a Breath I Tarry
Roger Zelazny 1966

The Sentinel
Arthur C Clarke 1951

The Fifth Head Of Cerberus
Gene Wolfe 1972

The Cookie Monster
Vernor Vinge 2003

The Star
H G Wells 1897

Vintage Season
Moore & Kuttner 1976

A Martian Odyssey
Stanley Weinbaum 1934

The Mountains Of Mourning
Lois M Bujold 1989

Death On the Nile
Connie Willis 1993

The Game Of Rat and Dragon
Cordwainer Smith 1955

Forgiveness Day
Ursula K Le Guin 1994

Rachel In Love
Pat Murphy 1987

Home Is the Hangman
Roger Zelazny 1975

The Big Front Yard
Clifford D Simak 1958

Beggars In Spain
Nancy Kress 1991

Inconstant Moon
Larry Niven 1971

Mimsy Were the Borogoves
Kuttner & Moore 1943

Day Million
Frederik Pohl 1966

He Who Shapes
Roger Zelazny 1965

Of Mist, Grass and Sand
Vonda N McIntyre 1973

Think Like a Dinosaur
James Patrick Kelly 1995

None So Blind
Joe Haldeman 1994

Mars Is Heaven! (The Third Expediton)
Ray Bradbury 1948

Paladin Of the Lost Hour
Harlan Ellison 1985

Even the Queen
Connie Willis 1992

Behold the Man
Michael Moorcock 1966

Bruce Sterling 1998

Scanners Live In Vain
Cordwainer Smith 1950

Aye, and Gomorrah
Samuel Delany 1967

The Last Of the Winnebagos
Connie Willis 1988

The Moon Moth
Jack Vance 1961

Second Variety
Philip K **** 1953

Light of Other Days
Bob Shaw 1966

Sergeant Chip
Bradley Denton 2004

The Little Black Bag
C M Kornbluth 1950

The Screwfly Solution
James Tiptree Jr 1977

The Doors Of His Face, the Lamps Of His Mouth
Roger Zelazny 1965

Time Considered as a Helix
Samuel Delany 1968

The Long Watch
Robert A Heinlein 1949

Faith of Our Fathers
Philip K **** 1967

Robert Silverberg 1968

Green Mars
Kim Stanley Robinson 1985

That Hell-Bound Train
Robert Bloch 1958

Eye for Eye
Orson Scott Card 1987

Mike Resnick 1988

Many thanks to SciFi Lists for the info. This is a nice reading reminder of stories I missed and stories I want to reread.