Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
Illustrated with line drawings at the start of each chapter, a new
Spider-Man adventure finds the arachnoid crime-fighter in the Florida
Everglades, where he matches wits with Dr. Curt Connors, otherwise known
as The Lizard.