45: Wayfarers

Wayfarers, a science fiction series written by Becky Chambers and narrated by Rachel Dulude; explores a diverse multi-species universe where Humanity is a minor player. The series stands out for its world building depth and diversity; while Rachel Delude's nuanced narration expertly brings a multi-species cast of characters to life. Guest: Mark Siegal and the majority of our discussion is spoiler free.

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Book 1)

A Closed and Common Orbit (Book 2)

Record of a Spaceborn Few (Book 3)

Other referenced works:

Space Opera

The Expanse (series) // [Episode 4]

24: Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds

Brandon Sanderson's Legion series of novellas introduces us to Stephen Leeds, a genius problem solver who works with his hallucinatory "aspects" to help solve mysteries. The series is compiled in this omnibus edition set in a near future that brings together elements of science fiction, fantasy, and mystery. Narrated by Oliver Wyman and published by Macmillan Audio.

Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds