100 Best Dystopian Novels of All Time


Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic books

The Hunger Games

Suzanne Collins | amazon.com


1984

George Orwell | amazon.com


The Giver

Lois Lowry | amazon.com


Divergent

Veronica Roth | amazon.com


Brave New World

Aldous Huxley | amazon.com


Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury | amazon.com


The Handmaid’s Tale

Margaret Atwood | amazon.com


Animal Farm

George Orwell | amazon.com


Lord of the Flies

William Golding | amazon.com


Ender’s Game

Orson Scott Card | amazon.com


The Road

Cormac McCarthy | amazon.com


The Maze Runner

James Dashner | amazon.com


The Stand

Stephen King | amazon.com


Delirium

Lauren Oliver | amazon.com


Uglies

Scott Westerfeld | amazon.com


Matched

Ally Condie | amazon.com


V for Vendetta

Alan Moore | amazon.com


Unwind

Neal Shusterman | amazon.com


Never Let Me Go

Kazuo Ishiguro | amazon.com


Oryx and Crake

Margaret Atwood | amazon.com


World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

Max Brooks | amazon.com


Legend

Marie Lu | amazon.com


Ready Player One

Ernest Cline | amazon.com


Watchmen

Alan Moore | amazon.com


Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

Philip K. Dick | amazon.com


The City of Ember

Jeanne DuPrau | amazon.com


Slaughterhouse-Five

Kurt Vonnegut | amazon.com


Wool Omnibus

Hugh Howey | amazon.com


The Time Machine

H.G. Wells | amazon.com


Cinder

Marissa Meyer | amazon.com


I Am Legend and Other Stories

Richard Matheson | amazon.com


Battle Royale

Koushun Takami | amazon.com


Anthem

Ayn Rand | amazon.com


The Gunslinger

Stephen King | amazon.com


Life As We Knew It

Susan Beth Pfeffer | amazon.com


The Selection

Kiera Cass | amazon.com


We

Yevgeny Zamyatin | amazon.com


The Passage

Justin Cronin | amazon.com


Shatter Me

Tahereh Mafi | amazon.com


The Knife of Never Letting Go

Patrick Ness | amazon.com


Blindness

José Saramago | amazon.com


The Host

Stephenie Meyer | amazon.com


A Clockwork Orange

Anthony Burgess | amazon.com


Gone

Michael Grant | amazon.com


Cat’s Cradle

Kurt Vonnegut | amazon.com


Wither

Lauren DeStefano | amazon.com


The 5th Wave

Rick Yancey | amazon.com


A Canticle for Leibowitz

Walter M. Miller Jr. | amazon.com


Snow Crash

Neal Stephenson | amazon.com


Neuromancer

William Gibson | amazon.com


The Children of Men

P.D. James | amazon.com


The Long Walk

Richard Bachman | amazon.com


Atlas Shrugged

Ayn Rand | amazon.com


Angelfall

Susan Ee | amazon.com


The House of the Scorpion

Nancy Farmer | amazon.com


Across the Universe

Beth Revis | amazon.com


The Trial

Franz Kafka | amazon.com


The Forest of Hands and Teeth

Carrie Ryan | amazon.com


The Day of the Triffids

John Wyndham | amazon.com


The Dispossessed

Ursula K. Le Guin | amazon.com


The Man in the High Castle

Philip K. Dick | amazon.com


Under the Never Sky

Veronica Rossi | amazon.com


Feed

M.T. Anderson | amazon.com


Parable of the Sower

Octavia E. Butler | amazon.com


Enclave

Ann Aguirre | amazon.com


Utopia

Thomas More | amazon.com


The Chrysalids

John Wyndham | amazon.com


Alas, Babylon

Pat Frank | amazon.com


The Postman

David Brin | amazon.com


On the Beach

Nevil Shute | amazon.com


Station Eleven

Emily St. John Mandel | amazon.com


The Forever War

Joe Haldeman | amazon.com


Incarceron

Catherine Fisher | amazon.com


The Martian Chronicles

Ray Bradbury | amazon.com


Swan Song

Robert R. McCammon | amazon.com


The Running Man

Richard Bachman | amazon.com


The Darkest Minds

Alexandra Bracken | amazon.com


Red Rising

Pierce Brown | amazon.com


The Diamond Age: Or, A Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer

Neal Stephenson | amazon.com


Blood Red Road

Moira Young | amazon.com


Birthmarked

Caragh M. O’Brien | amazon.com


Shades of Grey

Jasper Fforde | amazon.com


A Scanner Darkly

Philip K. Dick | amazon.com


Cell

Stephen King | amazon.com


The Windup Girl

Paolo Bacigalupi | amazon.com


Planet of the Apes

Pierre Boulle | amazon.com


Earth Abides

George R. Stewart | amazon.com


Lucifer’s Hammer

Larry Niven | amazon.com


Player Piano

Kurt Vonnegut | amazon.com


Logan’s Run

William F. Nolan | amazon.com


Ship Breaker

Paolo Bacigalupi | amazon.com


Stranger in a Strange Land

Robert A. Heinlein | amazon.com


Feed

Mira Grant | amazon.com


I Am Legend

Richard Matheson | amazon.com


The Supernaturalist

Eoin Colfer | amazon.com


The Gate to Women’s Country

Sheri S. Tepper | amazon.com


Inside Out

Maria V. Snyder | amazon.com


The Adoration of Jenna Fox

Mary E. Pearson | amazon.com


The V Girl

Mya Robarts | amazon.com


Island

Aldous Huxley | amazon.com