You want a really weird ride? A science fiction or fantasy epic that stretches your brain like taffy and ties it into strange irregular shapes? Forget television or movies: books are where the really off-kilter stories are told in speculative fiction.
A while ago, we listed 10 ultra-weird science fiction books that you’ve never read. But what’s really mind-blowing is the list of science fiction and fantasy books that are equally strange — but which almost everybody has read, or wants to read. Here are 10 super-weird SF books that are considered part of the canon. [jump]