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Worlds Without End Roll-Your-Own Reading Challenge

Sci-Fi Grand Master Challenge

Sci-Fi Grand Master Challenge

As of 2021, there are 37 winners of the Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award, awarded semi-annually to a living author for lifetime achievement in science fiction and/or fantasy by the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America.

The challenge is to read works by these specific authors who have reached this level of achievement, shown in the WWE link below. Only one book per author, re-reads are okay and no reviews are required since many of these will be classic books reviewed many times already.

SFWA Grand Masters

Challenge Details
Genre: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Challenge Span: January 2021 – December 2021

Reading Levels
Select your reading level below. You can adjust your level up or down at any time during the challenge.

 Patzer = 6 books + 0 reviews
 Player = 12 books + 0 reviews
 Master = 18 books + 0 reviews
 Grand Master = 24 books + 0 reviews

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Adele1967

Adele1967

Cuckoo's Egg
The Faded Sun:  Kesrith
The Fountains of Paradise
Gateway
Neuromancer
Ringworld
The Spirit Ring
Tau Zero
A Time of Changes
Way Station
A Wizard of Earthsea
1
dragon_21

dragon_21

The Left Hand of Darkness
Methuselah's Children
4
3
2
1
finminer

finminer

A Boy and His Dog
The Claw of the Conciliator
Dandelion Wine
The Difference Engine
Downward to the Earth
The Dreamers
The Eyes of the Overworld
The Final Programme
Gather, Darkness!
Gifts
Glory Road
The Humanoids
Mission of Gravity
Pebble in the Sky
The Salt Roads
There Will Be Time
To Say Nothing of the Dog
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
gallyangel

gallyangel

6
5
4
3
2
1
GiantPanda

GiantPanda

Dreamweaver's Dilemma
5
4
3
2
1
Hinkley54

Hinkley54

All Tomorrow's Parties
The Left Hand of Darkness
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Hneite

Hneite

Blackout
Burning Chrome
Childhood's End
Dhalgren
Dying Inside
Falling in Love with Hominids
The Hallowed Hunt
I, Robot
Man Plus
The Man-Kzin Wars
The Stars My Destination
The Story of Kao Yu
Wizard's Hall
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Momosnyx

Momosnyx

24
23
22
21
20
19
18
17
16
15
14
13
12
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Naomi_uk72

Naomi_uk72

The Big Time
Robot Dreams
The Sundered Worlds
3
2
1
niriop

niriop

Behold the Man
Driftglass
The Puppet Masters
Slan
The Small Assassin
1
nmly

nmly

The Caves of Steel
Ringworld
4
3
2
1
PJohnGregson

PJohnGregson

Dune
The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
4
3
2
1
Prem

Prem

Foundation
Something Wicked This Way Comes
The Warrior's Apprentice
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Scott Laz

Scott Laz

Brain Wave
5
4
3
2
1
walrii

walrii

The Flying Sorcerers
17
16
15
14
13
12
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Weesam

Weesam

Brown Girl in the Ring
City of Illusions
The Coming
Daybreak - 2250 A.D.
Defender
The Devil's Arithmetic
Dragondrums
The Dreamers
A Fine and Private Place
Genesis
The Hammer of God
The Ice Schooner
Interlibrary Loan
The Languages of Pao
The Lovers
The Man in the Maze
Masquerade in Lodi
The Moment of Eclipse
Orphans of the Sky
The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You
Still River
Summer Morning, Summer Night
Time and Again
The Years of the City