Amazon Best Books of 2021: Science Fiction and Fantasy

The Amazon editors have announced their picks for the Best Books of the Year, and named Andy Weir’s Project Hail Mary as the best science fiction and fantasy book of 2021.

Both Weir’s book and Klara and the Sun: A novel by Kazuo Ishiguro also made Amazon’s overall Top 20 Books of the Year list.

The 20 books on Amazon’s list of Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of 2021 as ranked by the editors are:

  1. Project Hail Mary: A Novel by Andy Weir
  2. A Court of Silver Flames (A Court of Thorns and Roses Book 4) by Sarah J. Maas
  3. The Crown of Gilded Bones (Blood And Ash Series Book 3) by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  4. Leviathan Falls (The Expanse Book 9) by James S. A. Corey
  5. The Extinction Trials by A.G. Riddle
  6. Klara and the Sun: A novel by Kazuo Ishiguro
  7. The Last Graduate: A Novel (The Scholomance Book 2) by Naomi Novik
  8. Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune
  9. Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao
  10. Fugitive Telemetry (The Murderbot Diaries Book 6) by Martha Wells
  11. A Desolation Called Peace (Teixcalaan Book 2) by Arkady Martine
  12. A Psalm for the Wild-Built (Monk & Robot Book 1) by Becky Chambers
  13. The Blacktongue Thief by Christopher Buehlman
  14. The Last Watch (The Divide Series Book 1) by J. S. Dewes
  15. A Master of Djinn: a novel (Dead Djinn Universe Book 1) by P. Djèlí Clark
  16. Lore by Alexandra Bracken
  17. Constance by Matthew FitzSimmons
  18. You Sexy Thing by Cat Rambo
  19. The Unbroken (Magic of the Lost Book 1) by C. L. Clark
  20. Appleseed: A Novel by Matt Bell