In light of The Big Read 2018 selection, Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite dystopian novels. Happy reading!


The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

The Curfew by Jesse Ball

Good Morning, Midnight by Lily Brooks-Dalton

The Space Between the Stars by Anne Corlett


American War by Omar El Akkad

The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

Lighthouse Island by Paulette Jiles

The Road by Cormac McCarthy


We Who Are About To… by Joanna Russ

The Fifth Sacred Thing by Starhawk

A Meeting at Corvallis by S. M. Stirling

Gold Fame Citrus by Claire Vaye Watkins