The Top Ten Most Influential Science Fiction Authors


MANY GREATS HAVE LEFT THEIR MARK. BUT WHO ARE THE MOST INFLUENTIAL?

There maybe no definitive answer, but here is a list of the ten most influential Science Fiction authors ever.

 

I have recently been contemplating on which authors have had the most profound impact and influence on Science Fiction literature over the years, and many writers came to mind. As a challenge to myself, I decided to draw up a list of the ten most influential writers of the genre ever. I have tried to be as objective as possible, so I have disregarded whether or not I actually like the work of the authors who made it onto my list.

Now without further delay, counting down from ten, here are the ten most influential science fiction writers of all time.

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The Enduring Appeal Of The Chronicles Of Narnia


IT HAS BEEN AN INTEGRAL PART OF MANY CHILDHOODS

So what is the secret of The Chronicles Of Narnia’s seemingly never-ending success?

 

ImageSince the publication of The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe, in 1950, and the subsequent releases of the following six books of The Chronicles Of Narnia between then and 1956, C.S. Lewis’ classic children’s fantasy series has remained in print continuously.

It is a testament to the popularity of the series, that if you were to stop a hundred random people on the street today and ask them to name any children’s fantasy book series, chances are good that most would mention The Chronicles Of Narnia.

So what is the reason for the enduring popularity of C.S. Lewis’ most famous work?

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