Aune uses the genre to dig beneath themes that the vast majority of dystopian fiction only treats as skin-deep inviting us to become emotionally invested in his characters.
One of those novels that demands thought, compels the attention, and refuses to be dismissed The Cage is the kind of novel that makes Dystopian Fiction so unique with Smith pulling off a relative rarity by creating a genuinely original read.
Emotionally realistic, part of its appeal is that it puts the reader right in the moment at every stage. Aune isn’t afraid to go to some dark places and the intricacies of his story about a very real threat to our world makes his novel more tragic and also more chilling.
A dystopian fiction novel that makes uncommonly smart use of dystopian clichés The Ripple Effect is an intense, nailbiter that more often than not stays within the realm of plausibility.
A gritty bullet-strewn vision of a world gone mad Andrew Salter’s Island On Fire proves an intensely exciting read that works equally well as a thriller and dystopian fiction.
Provocative, often deeply unsettling, it’s underpinned by a weighty and deeply thought-provoking plot with Speiser’s narrative wide-ranging and restlessly probing as he introduces his readers to an eclectic cast of superbly imagined characters.
Chock-a-block full of inventive and mind-bending ideas, ‘Divine Imperfection is original dystopian writing at its best, offering an eclectic mix of romance, scientific theory and futuristic horror.
Highly Entertaining and thought-provoking, The Price Of Rebellion proves a poignant lilt on the ways technology connects us to the world, but can also isolate us with Bland posing some intriguing questions about currently evolving technology.
A rivetingly suspenseful Dystopian Science Fiction novel that deftly intertwines elements of a ticking-clock thriller and mind-blowing future tech The Price Of Safety proves a superb start to Bland’s Trilogy
With the second book in his ‘Chronicles of Remedy’ series, MJ McCoy takes us deep into a newly formed fantasy world where the Grove, a settlement formed after Armageddon-style destruction by dark energy, grows rapidly into a functioning society.