So you just got a new ebook reader for the holidays this year. Nice! Now, it’s time to find books to load it up with, which should give you plenty to read on your trip home, or if you need an excuse to avoid relatives for a couple of hours.
Here’s 13 science-fiction books that kick off a series for you to break your new e-reader in, whether it’s a Kindle, Kobo, Nook, or other tablet.
If there’s one series to pick up and obsess over, it’s Iain M. Banks’ fantastic Culture series. This loosely connected series of books is about an interstellar, post-scarcity society called The Culture. You can read them in any order, but the first published book is Consider Phlebas,R30;