Dreaming about life on other planets has long obsessed the human imagination, particularly those of our authors, and it goes right to the heart of science fiction. While these stories are all about aliens, their similarities end there. Some of these creatures you wouldn’t want to happen upon unexpectedly, while others are welcomed with familiarity both tragic and tantalizing. And then there are some who will just leave you guessing…

Eve Fisher
Brian T. Hodges
David W. Landrum
Marcus S. Robin
Come hear Eve Fisher discuss “the Beyond” at NLSP and the NYPL’s panel discussion: Starling Sci-Fi: Literature, Genre Fiction, & Beyond.
Startling Sci-Fi is available to buy in Paperback and eBook editions. The companion book, Visions of the Beyond, is also available.