Science fiction's greatest authors have brilliant ideas, storytelling mojo... and plenty of stubbornness. Many of the field's greatest writers were buried in rejection slips, before they finally broke in. Here are 15 classic novels that publishers didn't want to touch.
When we were doing our list of 10 science fiction classics that the publishers originally considered a failure last week, we came across tons of examples of authors whose most well-known and beloved books were rejected over and over. So we decided to do a separate list of those.