Mile-long spaceships, evil robots, galactic warlords with
maniacal laughs, and slimy green aliens with four brains
and six armpits. Don't be alarmed but we're not alone...


The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy
by Douglas Adams (1979)
First book in the Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy series

Noughts & Crosses
by Malorie Blackman (2001)
First book in the Noughts and crosses series

Fahrenheit 451
by Ray Bradbury (1953)

Ender's game
by Orson Scott Card (1985)
First book in the Ender Wiggin series

Enchantress from the stars
by Sylvia Engdahl (1970)

The knife of never letting go
by Patrick Ness (2008)
First book in the Chaos walking series

Z for Zachariah
by Robert O'Brien (1974)

Mortal engines
by Philip Reeve (2001)
First book in the Predator cities series

by Bernard Beckett (2006)
by Ally Condie (2010)
First book in the Matched series
Little brother
by Cory Doctorow (2008)
First book in the Little brother series

Maggot moon
by Sally Gardner (2012)

Flowers for Algernon
by Daniel Keyes (1966)

by Neal Shusterman (2008)
First book in the Unwind dystology series

The war of the worlds
by H.G. Wells (1898)

The Midwich cuckoos
by John Wyndham (1957)

The 5th wave
by Rick Yancey (2013)
First book in the 5th wave series

Ship breaker
by Paolo Bacigalupi (2010)
First book in the Ship breaker series
The maze runner
by James Dashner (2009)
First book in the Maze runner series

by Julia Karr (2011)
First book in the XVI series

Across the universe
by Beth Revis (2011)
First book in the Across the universe series