H.G. Wells was one of the leading sci-fi writers of his era, and his legacy as a visionary endures to this day. Many of Wells’ most famous works are found strictly in the fiction section, but some of his predictions of the future have turned out to be spookily accurate. As a result, Wells is credited with shaping the way that we see the world.
Some of Wells’ best-known books include The Time Machine, The Invisible Man and The War of the Worlds. His incredible imagination made Wells one of the most highly regarded writers of his generation. However, during his lifetime, no one could have known just how accurate Wells’ vision of the future would turn out to be.