• Dreamsnake by Vonda N. McIntyre

 

• The Star Fox by Poul Anderson

 

R Is for Rocket by Ray Bradbury

 

• Behold the Man by Michael Moorcock

 

 

• The Coming Race by Edward Bulwer Lytton

 

 

• Flesh and Fire by Laura Anne Gilman

 

• Forbidden Area by Pat Frank

 

• Midnight Robber by Nalo Hopkinson

 

• The Mount by Carol Emshwiller

 

 

• Downbelow Station by C. J. Cherryh

 

 

• Untouched by Human Hands by Robert Sheckley

 

• Little Fuzzy by H. Beam Piper

 

• Glory Road by Robert A. Heinlein

 

• Steel Beach by John Varley

 

And here are a few relatively new releases that have the potential to be incorrectly shelved in the erotica section:

 

 

 

• Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer

 

• Lord of Bones by Justine Musk

 

• The Unit by Terry DeHart

 

 

Paul Goat Allen has been a full-time book reviewer specializing in genre fiction for the last two decades and has written thousands of reviews for companies like Publishers Weekly, The Chicago Tribune, Kirkus Reviews, and BarnesandNoble.com. He is a member of the National Book Critics Circle. You can follow him on Twitter at @paulgoatallen and get all the latest Barnes & Noble book news from @BNBuzz.

Comments
by on ‎09-18-2012 07:23 AM

I read this on Sunday morning. I am still thinking when I see a book title how it could be misinterpreted. This article was so much fun. I have been teasing my daughter about reading Fifty Shades of Grey. But now I can see there will be payback when she sees the titles of the books I read. Luckily on the Nook most people don't know what you are reading. :smileywink:

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