4 Facts About War of the Worlds

1. War of the Worlds was reprinted in the United States in 1927, before the Golden Age of science fiction, by Hugo Gernsback in Amazing Stories.

2. War of the Worlds was generally received very favourably by both readers and critics upon its publication.

3. The War of the Worlds was first published in serial form in Pearson's Magazine in April – December 1897.

4. War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel by English author H G Wells, first serialised in 1897 by Pearson's Magazine in the UK and by Cosmopolitan magazine in the US.