Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.
For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.
The French author defined the fantasy and science-fiction genres.
Widely regarded as the father of modern science fiction, Jules Verne (1828-1905) wrote more than seventy books and created hundreds of memorable characters. His most popular novel, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, is not only a brilliant piece of scientific prophecy, but also a thrilling story with superb, subtle characterizations.