The sci-fi genre has evolved over the years. From Star Wars to Jurassic Park, from Lord of the Rings to Ready Player One - we have seen a lot of changes in the genre. With time, Sci-fi has become more popular than ever before and is one of the most successful genres in terms of book sales. In addition to writing novels, Sci-fi writers also write graphic novels and movies that are loved by many. The following are some steps that can help aspiring authors pen a quality novel: The story is always important but it's not just about creating an engaging plot and characters with great personalities; it's also about creating realistic worlds with compelling settings that'll make readers want to come back for more every time they turn a page.