Friday, 8 May 2009

Dystopian Book List

In the last post I made my characters sound like they are in a chick-lit novel. They are not (not that I hate chick-lit but I'm writing something different) but more for the following genre:
(I wonder if you can guess from the reading/re-reading list)!
1984 - George Orwell
Brave New World - Adlous Huxley
Handmaids Tale - Margaret Atwood
Stone Gods - Jeanette Winterson
Jennifer Government - Max Barry
We - Yevgeny Zamyatin (The inspiration behind 1984)
The cleft - Doris Lessing
Watchmen - Alan Moore
Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury
The Man in the High Castle - Philip K Dick
Island - Adlous Huxley
The Road - Cormac McCarthy
The Metamorphosis - Franz Kafka
The children of Men - P.D. James

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