Best television adaptations of science fiction and fantasy novelsCharlie Jane Anders11/03/10 6:46pmFiled to: Wednesday loveUrsula K. Le GuinTopThe vampire diariesVampire diariesTrue BloodCharlaine HarrisFatherland1984Nineteen Eighty-FourGeorge OrwellQuatermassnigel KnealeStanislaw LemIjon tichy raumpilotThe Six Million Dollar ManSix Million Dollar ManCyborgMartin caidinKyle XYScreamTelevisionTripodsThe tripodsJohn ChristopherStatic shockstaticdwayne mcduffieComicsBooks3121EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkCan a book really become a decent television show? Yes, and here's the proof! Here are 12 shining examples of science fiction and fantasy books that actually got turned into television series that are worth watching in their own right.The other day, we listed the worst TV adaptations of SF books, now here are the best. If The Walking Dead and A Game Of Thrones turn out to be awesome, they'll join the select club that already has these dozen members:ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.