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Fantastic fiction includes fantasy, science fiction, weird fiction, and some pulp fiction like Doc Savage. Related critical and biographical works are also indexed here. I have erred on the side of including borderline cases like contes cruels.

“Raw Feed” links take you to what are essentially my lightly edited notes on the work. They may include spoilers.

“Low Res Scan” links take you to capsule reviews.

An index by author and editor for fantastic fiction exists.

Fabulous Harbors, Michael Moorcock. (collection). Raw Feed.

“The Face in the Hearth”, Tanaka Kotaro. Review.

“The Face by the River”, Clark Ashton Smith. Raw Feed.

The Face of Twilight, Mark Samuels. Review.

“The Faces”, G. W. Thomas. Review.

“Facts Concerning the Late Arthur Jermyn and His Family”, H. P. Lovecraft. Raw Feed.

“Fade of the Innocent”, O. M. Grey. Review.

“The Failed Men”, Brian Aldiss. Raw Feed.

“Fair Game”, Philip K. Dick. Review.

“Fair Game”, Howard Waldrop. Raw Feed.

“The Fairground Horror”, Brian Lumley. Raw Feed.

“Fair Verona”, R. Garcia y Robertson. Review.

“Faithfully Yours”, Lou Tabakow. Review.

“Faith of Our Fathers”, Philip K. Dick. Review.

“Faith Without Teeth”, Ian Watson. Review.

“Fake-Out”, Andrew Weiner. Raw Feed.

Fallen Angels, Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, and Michael Flynn. Raw Feed.

Fallen Dragon, Peter F. Hamilton. Review.

“Falling Off the Unicorn”, David D. Levine. Review.

“The Fall of Christian Civilization”, Ambrose Bierce. Review.

“The Fall of Frenchy Steiner”, Hilary Bailey. Review.

“The Fall of Lady Sealight”, Adrian Tchaikovsky. Review.

“The Fall of the House of Escher”, Greg Bear. Review.

The Fall of the Republic and Other Political Satires, eds. S. T. Joshi and David E. Schultz. (collection).  Review.

“Family Heirloom”, Quincy Allen. Review.

“A Family Skeleton”, Robert Duncan Milne. Raw Feed.

“The Famous Gilson Bequest”, Ambrose Bierce. Review.

“Fangs of the Dragon”, David J. West. Review.

“The Fangs of the Trees”, Robert Silverberg. Review.

The Fantasy Hall of Fame, eds. Robert Silverberg and Martin H. Greenberg. (anthology). Review.

“The Fan Who Molded Himself”, David Gerrold. Review.

“Far and Wee”, Kathe Koja. Review.

“Far Below”, Robert Barbour Johnson. Essay.

“Far Centaurus”, A. E. van Vogt. Review.

“Far From Any Shore”, Caitlin R. Kiernan. Essay.

Far Frontiers, eds. Martin H. Greenberg and Larry Segriff. (collection). Review.

“The Far Islands”, John Buchan. Review.

“Farside”, William Meikle. Review.

“Farside”, William Meikle. Review.

“The Far Side of the Bell-Shaped Curve”, Robert Silverberg. Review.

“Fast Draw”, Roy Hardin. Review.

“The Fastest Draw”, Larry Eisenberg. Review.

“Fast-Friend”, George R. R. Martin. Raw Feed.

“The Fate of Madame Cabanel”, Eliza Lynn Linton. Review.

“The Father”, Rich Hawkins. Review.

“The Father of His Country”, Jody Lynn Nye. Raw Feed.

“The Father-Thing”, Philip K. Dick. Review.

“Father to the Stars”, Frederik Pohl. Review.

“Fault”, James Gunn. Raw Feed.

“The Faun”, Remy de Gourmont, trans. Brian Stableford. Review.

Fear Cay, Kenneth Robeson. Review.

Fearful Symmetries: The Return of Nohar Rajasthan, S. Andrew Swann. Review.

“Fear of Widths”, David D. Levine. Review.

“The Feaster From Afar”, Joseph Payne Brennan. Raw Feed. Review.

“The Feast of Hungry Ghosts”, Vivian Caethe. Review.

“The Feast of St. Dionysius”, Robert Silverberg. Review.

“The Feather Pillow”, Horacio Quiroga, trans. Margaret Sayers Peden. Review.

Federation, ed. John Carr. (collection). Review.

“Feeders and Eaters”, Neil Gaiman. Review.

“Feeding Pluto”, J. Killmer. Review.

“Fellow Americans”, Eileen Gunn. Raw Feed.

“Fennario”, Resa Nelson and Sara Smith. Raw Feed.

“The Festival”, H. P. Lovecraft. Raw Feed.

“The Feverish Stars”, John Shirely. Review.

“A Few More Crocodile Tears”, Brian Stableford. (nonfiction). Review.

“The Feynman Solution”, Charles Sheffield. Raw Feed.

“Field of Broken Dreams: Michael Bishop’s Brittle Innings“, Brian Stableford. (nonfiction). Review.

“Fifteen-Love on the Dead Man’s Chest”, Charles Sheffield. Raw Feed.

“The Fifteenth Station of the Cross”, Charles Sheffield. Raw Feed.

“The Fifth Message”, William Hope Hodgson. Review.

“The Fifth Star in the Southern Cross”, Margo Lanagan. Review.

“Fifty Cents”, Tim Powers and James P. Blaylock. Review.

“Fifty Dinosaurs”, Robert Reed. Review.

“Fighters of Fear”, Mike Ashley. (nonfiction). Review.

“Fighting Bob”, Kristine Kathryn Rusch. Raw Feed.

“The Fighting Philosopher”, E. B. Cole. Raw Feed.

“A Fight with a Submarine”, William Hope Hodgson. (associational). Review.

“Filling in the Middle: Robert Silverberg’s The Queen of Springtime“, Brian Stableford. (nonfiction). Review.

“Filmer”, H. G. Wells. Raw Feed.

The Film-makers of Mars, Geoff Ryman. Review.

“The Final Act”, Gregory Frost. Review.

Final Blackout, L. Ron Hubbard. Raw Feed.

“The Final Commandment: Trey’s Story”, James Gunn. Review.

“The Final Gate”, C. T. Phipps. Review.

Finally, Some Good News, Delicious Tacos. Review.

The Final Programme, Michael Moorcock. Raw Feed.

Finches of Mars, Brian W. Aldiss. Review.

“The Find”, William Hope Hodgson. Low Res Scan.

Finding Poe: A Tale of Inspiration and Horror, Leigh M. Lane. Review.

“Finding His Roots”, Barry Rosenberg. Low Res Scan.

“The Finding of the Graiken“, William Hope Hodgson. Review.

“Finding Ulalume”, Lisa Morton. Review.

“Fine Young Turks”, Michael Coorlim. Review.

“Finger of Fate”, Edward Wellen. Review.

“Finger Trouble”, Edward P. Hughes. Raw Feed.

“Fins in the Fog”, William Meikle. Review.

Firebird, Charles L. Harness. Raw Feed.

“Fire Breeders”, Sunni K. Brock. Essay.

“The Firebringers”, David Gerrold. Low Res Scan.

“The Fire Eggs“, Darrell Schweitzer. Raw Feed.

“Fire Eye Gem”, Richard Berrigan. Review.

Firefight Y2K, ed. Dean Ing. Raw Feed.

“Fireflies”, Kathe Koja. Review.

“The Firefly Tree”, Jack Williamson. Review.

“A Fire in Shandria”, Frederic Durbin. Review.

A Fire in the Sun, George Alec Effinger. Raw Feed.

“A Fireside Chat”, Jack Nimersheim. Raw Feed.

“First Contact”, Murray Leinster. Raw Feed.

First Cycle, H. Beam Piper and Michael Kurland. Review.

The First Men in the Moon, H. G. Wells. Raw Feed.

“The First Silkie”, William Meikle. Review.

“First Tuesday”, Robert Reed. Raw Feed.

Five Against Arlane. Tom Purdom. Review.

“The Five Disciples”, Joel Jenkins. Review.

“The Fixation”, Alastair Reynolds. Review.

“The Flames of the Drakkar”, John B. Ford. Review.

“Flaming Butterfly”, Grant Palmquist. Review.

Flatland, Edwin A. Abbott. (excerpt). Review.

“Flatlander”, Larry Niven. Review.

“Fleas”, Dean Ing. Raw Feed.

The Flesh, the Blood, and the Fire, S. A. Swiniarski. Raw Feed.

“Flesh and Bone”, Nancy Kilpatrick. Review.

“Flibbertigibbet”, Paul Finch. Review.

“Flickers”, William Meikle. Review.

“Flies”, Robert Silverberg. Review.

“Flight from Tomorrow”, H. Beam Piper. Review.

“Flirgleflip”, William Tenn. Raw Feed.

“The Flirt”, Clark Ashton Smith. (associational). Review.

“Flitting Away”, Kristine Kathryn Rusch. Review.

“The Flood”, Kobo Abe. Raw Feed.

“The Flowering of the Strange Orchid”, H. G. Wells. Raw Feed.

“Flower of Scotland”, William Meikle. Review.

Flower of Scotland Volume 1, William Meikle. (collection). Review.

Flower of Scotland Volume 2, William Meikle. (collection). Review.

Flower of Scotland Volume 3, William Meikle. (collection). Low Res Scan.

Flower of Scotland Volume 4, William Meikle. (collection). Review.

“The Flower-Women”, Clark Ashton Smith. Review.

“Flux”, Michael Moorcock. Raw Feed.

“Flying Saucer Rock and Roll”, Howard Waldrop. Raw Feed.

“Fnifmum”, Taku Mayumara. Raw Feed.

“Focal Plane”, Alexander Jablokov. Raw Feed.

“The Folding Table”, Cary G. Osborne. Review.

“Folklore and the Legends of the North”, Arthur Machen. (nonfiction, associational). Review.

“Fondly Fahrenheit”, Alfred Bester. Raw Feed.

The Food of the Gods, H. G. Wells. Raw Feed.

Footfall, Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle. Raw Feed.

“The Footfalls Within”, Robert E. Howard. Raw Feed.

“Footvote”, Peter F. Hamilton. Review.

“‘Fore-Eight-Sixteen”, H. A. Hargreaves. Review.

“Foreign Devils”, Walter Jon Williams. Raw Feed.

“Foreshadowing Carnacki: Algernon Blackwood’s ‘Smith: An Episode in a Lodging House'”, Joseph Hinton. (nonfiction). Review.

“The Forest of Time”, Michael Flynn. Raw Feed.

Forests of the Night, S. Andrew Swann. Review.

“Forever Flowing Bubbles”, Ian Watson. Review.

“The Forever Gate”, Matthew Davenport. Review.

“Forever in Oro”, Darla Upchurch. Review.

“The Forever Kitten”, Peter F. Hamilton. Review.

Forever Peace, Joe Haldeman. Review.

“Forewarned Is”, C. J. Killmer. Review.

“Foreword [The Miscellaneous Writings of Clark Ashton Smith], Scott Connors and Ron Hilger. Review.

“Foreword” [The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 1: The Short Happy Life of the Brown Oxford], Steven Owen Godersky. Raw Feed.

“Foreword” [1816: The Year Without Summer], David Southwell. Review.

“Foreword” [Scottish Stories of Fantasy and Horror], Angus Wilson. Review.

“Foreword” [Tales of Yog-Sothoth], C. T. Phipps. Review.

“Foreword: About Dick Lupoff”, Robert Silverberg. Raw Feed.

The Forge of God, Greg Bear. Raw Feed.

“Forget Luck”, Kate Wilhelm. Raw Feed.

“Forgotten”, Peter Schweighofer. Review.

“For Love of Maxine”, Lyn McConchie. Review.

The Fortean Influence on Science Fiction: Charles Fort and the Evolution of the Genre, Tanner F. Boyle. (nonfiction). Review.

“For the Ahkoond”, Ambrose Bierce. Review. Review.

“For the Sake of Grace”, Suzette Haden Elgin. Review.

Fortress of Solitude, Kenneth Robeson. Review.

The Fortress of the Pearl, Michael Moorcock. Raw Feed.

“The Fortunate Isles”, Dave Hutchinson. Review.

For Us the Living: Judgment Day, R. A. Peters. Review.

“For We Are Many”, Paul Finch. Review.

“For White Hill”, Joe Haldeman. Raw Feed.

“Fossil Games”, Tom Purdom. Review. Raw Feed.

“Foster, You’re Dead”, Philip K. Dick. Review.

“The Foundation”, Andrew Leon Hudson. Review.

Four-Day Planet, H. Beam Piper. Review.

“Four Ghosts in Hamlet”, Fritz Leiber. Review.

“The Four-Hour Fugue”, Alfred Bester. Raw Feed.

“The Fourth-dimensional Demonstrator”, Murray Leinster. Raw Feed.

“The Fourth Protocol”, William Meikle. Low Res Scan.

“Fountainblue”, John Buchan. Review.

“The Foxholes of Mars”, Fritz Leiber. Review.

“Fox Magic”, Kij Johnson. Review.

“A Fragment of Life”, Arthur Machen. Essay.

“Fragments of a Broken Doll”, Cate Gardner. Review.

“Freckled Figure”, Hiroe Suga. Raw Feed.

The Freckled Shark, Kenneth Robeson. Review.

“Freedom”, Barbara Delaplace. Raw Feed.

French Tales of Cataclysms, ed. Jean-Marc & Randy Lofficier, (anthology). Low Res Scan.

The Frenetic People, Ernest Perochon, trans. Brian Stableford. Essay.

“The Friendship of Monsieur Jeynois”, William Hope Hodgson. (associational). Review.

“The Friends of the Friends”, Henry James. Review.

“Friend to Man”, C. M. Kornbluth. Raw Feed.

“From a Remove”, Alec Meden. Review.

“From Between”, William Meikle. Review.

“From Beyond”, H. P. Lovecraft. Raw Feed.

“From Downtown at the Buzzer”, George Alec Effinger. Review.

“From Out of the Storm”, Sam Knight. Review.

“From the Blackburn Evening Telegraph, Saturday, 30th August 1902″ [William Hope Hodgson]. (nonfiction, associational). Review.

“From the Crypts of Memory”, Clark Ashton Smith. Low Res Scan.

“From the Tideless Sea”, William Hope Hodgson. Review.

Frost and Fire, Roger Zelazny. (collection). Raw Feed.

“Frozen Journey”, Philip K. Dick. Raw Feed.

“Full Circle”, Mike Resnick and Kristine Kathryn Rusch. Review.

“Full Moon Over Moscow”, Stuart Kaminsk. Raw Feed.

“Full Pack (Hokas Wild”, Poul Anderson and Gordon R. Dickson. Raw Feed.

“The Fungal Strain”, W. H. Pugmire. Review.

“A Funny Thing … “, Richard A. Lupoff. Raw Feed.

The Furies, Keith Roberts. Review.

“The Furniture of Life’s Ambition”, Brian Stableford. Review.

“The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: In the Adventure of the Texan’s Honour by John M. Watson, M.D.”, Michael Moorcock. Raw Feed.

“Further Beyond”, Brian Stableford. Review.

“The Fury That Hell Withheld”, Brian Stableford. Review.

“The Futon Room”, Miyabe Miyuki. Review.

“The Futon Storeroom”, Miyuke Miyabe. Review.

Future Boston: The History of a City 1990-2100, ed. David Alexander Smith. (anthology). Raw Feed.

Future Crime: An Anthology of the Shape of Crime to Come, eds. Cynthia Mason and Charles Ardai. Low Res Scan.

“The Future Engine”, Byron Tetrick. Review.

The Future Is Now, ed. William F. Nolan. (anthology). Review.

Future Lovecraft, eds. Silvia Moreno-Garcia and Paula R. Stiles. Review.

Future Quartet: Earth in the Year 2042: A Four-Part Invention, eds. Ben Bova, Frederik Pohl, Jerry Pournelle, and Charles Sheffield. (collection). Raw Feed.

“The Future Terror”, Marcel Schwob, trans. Brian Stableford. Review.

“Future Wars, 1890-1950”, Brian Stableford. (nonfiction). Review.

“Future Writers in a Future World”, Theodore Sturgeon. (nonfiction). Raw Feed.

“The Futurist”, James Gunn. Raw Feed.

Fuzzies and Other People, H. Beam Piper. Review.

Fuzzy Sapiens, H. Beam Piper. Review.