Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1)

20 November 2019 | 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

20 November 2019 | By Kim Stanley Robinson | Filed in: climate change fiction.

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

Flight Behavior

20 November 2019 | 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 Flight Behavior transfixes from its opening scene, when a young woman s narrow experience o

The Year of the Flood (MaddAddam, #2)

20 November 2019 | 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

20 November 2019 | 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 Emiko is the Windup Girl, a

Clade

20 November 2019 | 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 That result, when it comes, will change both their lives and propel them into a future neither could have predicted I

American War

20 November 2019 | 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

Ship Breaker (Ship Breaker, #1)

20 November 2019 | 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

Gold Fame Citrus

20 November 2019 | 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 Drowned World

20 November 2019 | By J.G. Ballard | Filed in: climate change fiction.

First published in 1962, J.G Ballard s mesmerizing and ferociously prescient novel imagines a terrifying future in which solar radiation and global warming have melted the polar ice caps and Triassic era jungles have overrun a submerged and tropical London Set during the year 2145, the novel follo

MaddAddam (MaddAddam, #3)

20 November 2019 | 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.

Dry

20 November 2019 | By Neal Shusterman | Filed in: climate change fiction.

When the California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, one teen is forced to make life and death decisions for her family in this harrowing story of survival, The drought or the Tap Out, as everyone calls it has been going on for a while now Everyone s lives have become an endless list

The Road

20 November 2019 | By Cormac McCarthy | Filed in: climate change fiction.

A searing, postapocalyptic novel destined to become Cormac McCarthy s masterpiece A father and his son walk alone through burned America Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray The sky is dark Their de