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The Science Fiction Book Club meets in central London England on the 2nd & 4th Mondays of the month & is open to Men & Women who enjoy discussing the themes & issues found in Science Fiction Novels.

In 2016 the Science Fiction Book Club will be scheduling an occasional series of works exploring reality, altered states of consciousnesses, alien thinking, otherness, head culture and general psychedelia, which is called MindFuck!

Please Note: This not a group for guys in IT to sit around talking lazers & aliens. For a start 46.1% of our members are women! 

We read, meet & discuss character-led Sci-Fi novels for grown-ups at the more literate end of Science Fiction spectrum. Anything from Atwood to Zelazny that helps us become 'Well Read in SF'.

Our books are usually from the 60's onwards & can include anything from Alternate History, Cyberpunk, Dystopian Sci-Fi, Feminist Science Fiction, 'Literary' Science Fiction, Modern novels with an SF slant, Mundane Science Fiction, New Wave Science Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic novels, Proto-Science Fiction classics, Scientific Romance, Short Story Collections, Space Opera or even 'Speculative Fiction'.

All the info you would ever possibly need to know about us can be found on the following pages:

To celebrate our 1st birthday we were made Bookgroup of the month by Bookgroup.info. Hurrah for us!

We're 1,861 Replicants

Membership is open to everyone

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Monday, February 8, 2016 7:00 PM

    A Scanner Darkly - Philip K. Dick - Part of our 2016 MindFuck season

    28 Replicants attending
  • Monday, February 22, 2016 7:00 PM

    Flow, My Tears, the Policeman Said - Philip K. Dick- Part of our MindFuck season

    22 Replicants attending
  • Monday, February 29, 2016 7:00 PM

    The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch - Philip K. Dick - Part of MindFuck

    22 Replicants attending
  • Monday, March 14, 2016 7:00 PM

    The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet - Becky Chambers

    16 Replicants attending
  • Tuesday, March 29, 2016 7:00 PM

    THE LONG WAY TO A SMALL, ANGRY PLANET - BECKY CHAMBERS

    5 Replicants attending
  • Monday, April 11, 2016 7:00 PM

    The Snow Queen - Joan D. Vinge **HUGO AWARD WINNER**

    10 Replicants attending
  • Monday, April 25, 2016 7:00 PM

    THE SNOW QUEEN - JOAN D. VINGE **HUGO AWARD WINNER**

    8 Replicants attending
  • Monday, June 13, 2016 7:00 PM

    Fremder - Russell Hoban ****Part of our MindFuck Season****

    3 Replicants attending
  • Monday, June 27, 2016 7:00 PM

    Dreamsnake - Vonda N. McIntyre - HUGO & NEBULA WINNER - Part of MindFuck Season

    3 Replicants attending
  • Monday, July 11, 2016 7:00 PM

    The End of Mr Y - Scarlett Thomas ***Our Penultimate MindFuck***

    3 Replicants attending
  • Monday, July 25, 2016 7:00 PM

    The Man Who Fell To Earth - Walter Tevis ***BOWIE NIGHT*** Final MindFuck Event

    4 Replicants attending
  • Saturday, April 1, 2017 7:00 PM

    A special Invitation to Google Scent (beta)

    6 Replicants attending
  • Sunday, December 31, 2017 7:00 PM

    GroupHate 2012

    3 Replicants attending
  • Sunday, December 31, 2017 7:00 PM

    RIP Kalina Bojourova 1984 - 2012

    3 Replicants attending
 

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Founded Apr 27, 2010

Organizer:

Gerard
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GBP2.00 before your 6th meeting

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