SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY DETECTIVES

Detective, PI, copper, gumshoe, private eye, the law, whatever you want to call 'em, we love 'em. But it can get boring saving the same old human dames all the time. Here are some investigators whose cases run a little outside your average fare.
  1. Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams
    #sciencefiction #funny #ghosttroubles #timetravel
  2. The Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov
    #sciencefiction #overpopulation #robotdiscrimination
  3. The Red Queen Dies by Frankie Y Bailey
    #sciencefiction #future #minderaser
  4. Storm Front by Jim Butcher
    #fantasy #wizardPI #ChiTown
  5. Tea From An Empty Cup by Pat Cadigan
    #sciencefiction #Japan #artificialreality #lifeimitatesart
  6. The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon
    #fantasy #alternatehistory #Jewishstate #Alaska
  7. Sweet Silver Blues by Glen Cook
    #gnomes,vampires&centaursOhMy! #fantasy
  8. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep by Philip K Dick
    #sciencefiction #robots #Voight-Kampff #bladerunner
  9. When Gravity Fails by George Alec Effinger
    #sciencefiction #cyberneticmodification #Arabic/Muslimworld
  10. Leopard's Prey by Christine Feehan
    #fantasy #wereleopard #serialkiller
  11. Dead Witch Walking by Kim Harrison
    #fantasy #vampires #bountyhunter #alternatehistory
  12. A Philosophical Investigation by Philip Kerr
    #sciencefiction #London #serialkiller
  13. Gun with Occasional Music by Jonathan Lethem
    #sciencefiction #talkinganimals #karmapolice #Imean,lookatthatcover
  14. The Automatic Detective by A. Lee Martinez
    #sciencefiction #robotdetective #classicnoir
  15. Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan
    #sciencefiction #scientificimmortality #bodyswap
  16. Hyperion by Dan Simmons
    #sciencefiction #farfuture #metalmonster #travelingpilgrims
  17. Murder by Magic: Twenty Tales of Crime and the Supernatural, Edghill (ed.)
    #fantasy #shortstories
  18. Powers of Detection: Stories of Mystery and Fantasy, Stabenow (ed.)
    #fantasy #shortstories