Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1)

08 July 2020 | By Margaret Atwood | Filed in: climate change fiction.

Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and

New York 2140

08 July 2020 | By Kim Stanley Robinson | Filed in: climate change fiction.

It is 2140 n nThe waters rose, submerging New York City n nBut the residents adapted and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been Though changed forever n nEvery street became a canal Every skyscraper an island n nThrough the eyes of the varied inhabitants of one building, Kim

Flight Behavior

08 July 2020 | By Barbara Kingsolver | Filed in: climate change fiction.

Flight Behavior takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time climate change With a deft and versatile empathy Kingsolver dissects the motives that drive denial and belief in a precarious world n nFlight Behavior transfixes from its opening scene, when a young woman s narrow experience

The Year of the Flood (MaddAddam, #2)

08 July 2020 | By Margaret Atwood | Filed in: climate change fiction.

The times and species have been changing at a rapid rate, and the social compact is wearing as thin as environmental stability Adam One, the kindly leader of the God s Gardeners a religion devoted to the melding of science and religion, as well as the preservation of all plant and animal life has

The Windup Girl

08 July 2020 | By Paolo Bacigalupi | Filed in: climate change fiction.

Anderson Lake is a company man, AgriGen s Calorie Man in Thailand Under cover as a factory manager, Anderson combs Bangkok s street markets in search of foodstuffs thought to be extinct, hoping to reap the bounty of history s lost calories There, he encounters Emiko n nEmiko is the Windup Girl,


08 July 2020 | By James Bradley | Filed in: climate change fiction.

On a beach in Antarctica, scientist Adam Leith marks the passage of the summer solstice Back in Sydney his partner Ellie waits for the results of her latest round of IVF treatment n nThat result, when it comes, will change both their lives and propel them into a future neither could have predicted.

Parable of the Sower (Earthseed, #1)

08 July 2020 | By Octavia E. Butler | Filed in: climate change fiction.

In 2025, with the world descending into madness and anarchy, one woman begins a fateful journey toward a better future n nLauren Olamina and her family live in one of the only safe neighborhoods remaining on the outskirts of Los Angeles Behind the walls of their defended enclave, Lauren s father, a

Odds Against Tomorrow

08 July 2020 | By Nathaniel Rich | Filed in: climate change fiction.

A novel about fear of the future and the future of fearNew York City, the near future Mitchell Zukor, a gifted young mathematician, is hired by a mysterious new financial consulting firm, FutureWorld The business operates out of an empty office in the Empire State Building Mitchell is employee nu


08 July 2020 | By Margaret Atwood | Filed in: climate change fiction.

A man made plague has swept the earth, but a small group survives, along with the green eyed Crakers a gentle species bio engineered to replace humans Toby, onetime member of the Gods Gardeners and expert in mushrooms and bees, is still in love with street smart Zeb, who has an interesting past.

Gold Fame Citrus

08 July 2020 | By Claire Vaye Watkins | Filed in: climate change fiction.

In a parched southern California of the near future, Luz, once the poster child for the country s conservation movement, and Ray, an army deserter turned surfer, are squatting in a starlet s abandoned mansion Most Mojavs, prevented by armed vigilantes from freely crossing borders to lusher region

The Wall

08 July 2020 | By John Lanchester | Filed in: climate change fiction.

Ravaged by the Change, an island nation in a time very like our own has built the Wall an enormous concrete barrier around its entire coastline Joseph Kavanagh, a new Defender, has one task to protect his section of the Wall from the Others, the desperate souls who are trapped amid the rising seas

Ship Breaker (Ship Breaker, #1)

08 July 2020 | By Paolo Bacigalupi | Filed in: climate change fiction.

In America s Gulf Coast region, where grounded oil tankers are being broken down for parts, Nailer, a teenage boy, works the light crew, scavenging for copper wiring just to make quota and hopefully live to see another day But when, by luck or chance, he discovers an exquisite clipper ship beached

American War

08 July 2020 | By Omar El Akkad | Filed in: climate change fiction.

An audacious and powerful debut novel a second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle a story that asks what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons upon itselfSarat Chestnut, born in Louisiana, is only six wh

Memory of Water

08 July 2020 | By Emmi Itäranta | Filed in: climate change fiction.

Global warming has changed the world s geography and its politics Wars are waged over water, and China rules Europe, including the Scandinavian Union, which is occupied by the power state of New Qian In this far north place, seventeen year old Noria Kaitio is learning to become a tea master like h