Every year at Comic-Con, io9 hosts a panel where we invite writers in all genres to tell us about stories that came out in the last year which are both entertaining and thoughtful. Maybe these stories are so brilliant that they could even change your life. Here are this year's recommendations.
Annalee Newitz, io9 editor:
Odds Against Tomorrow, by Nathaniel Rich (also it's io9's book club pick this month)
Charlie Jane Anders, io9 editor (and Hugo winner!):
Meredith Woerner, io9 editor:
Lauren Davis, io9 editor:
Orphan Black TV series
Javier Grillo-Marxuach, creator of The Middleman: