Top 100 Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction Books

  1. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins


  2. 1984 by George Orwell


  3. The Giver by Lois Lowry


  4. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley


  5. Divergent by Veronica Roth


  6. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood


  7. Animal Farm by George Orwell


  8. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury


  9. Lord of the Flies by William Golding


  10. Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card

  11. The Road by Cormac McCarthy


  12. The Maze Runner by James Dashner


  13. The Stand by Stephen King


  14. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury


  15. Uglies by Scott Westerfeld


  16. Delirium by Lauren Oliver


  17. Matched by Ally Condie


  18. V for Vendetta by Alan Moore


  19. Unwind by Neal Shusterman


  20. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro


  21. Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood


  22. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline


  23. World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks


  24. Legend by Marie Lu


  25. Watchmen by Alan Moore


  26. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick


  27. The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau


  28. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut


  29. Wool Omnibus by Hugh Howey


  30. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells


  31. Cinder by Marissa Meyer


  32. I Am Legend and Other Stories by Richard Matheson


  33. Battle Royale by Koushun Takami


  34. The Selection by Kiera Cass


  35. Anthem by Ayn Rand


  36. The Gunslinger by Stephen King


  37. Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer


  38. The Passage by Justin Cronin


  39. We by Yevgeny Zamyatin


  40. The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness


  41. Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi


  42. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess


  43. The Host by Stephenie Meyer


  44. Blindness by José Saramago


  45. Gone by Michael Grant


  46. Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut

  47. The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey


  48. A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr.


  49. Wither by Lauren DeStefano


  50. Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson


  51. Neuromancer by William Gibson


  52. The Children of Men by P.D. James


  53. The Long Walk by Richard Bachman


  54. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand


  55. Divergent by Veronica Roth


  56. Angelfall by Susan Ee


  57. The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer


  58. Across the Universe by Beth Revis


  59. The Trial by Franz Kafka


  60. The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham


  61. The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan


  62. The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin


  63. The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick


  64. Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi


  65. Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler


  66. Feed by M.T. Anderson


  67. Enclave by Ann Aguirre


  68. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel


  69. Utopia by Thomas More


  70. The Chrysalids by John Wyndham


  71. Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank


  72. Red Rising by Pierce Brown


  73. The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury


  74. The Postman by David Brin


  75. Swan Song by Robert R. McCammon


  76. On the Beach by Nevil Shute


  77. The Forever War by Joe Haldeman


  78. The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken


  79. The Running Man by Richard Bachman


  80. Incarceron by Catherine Fisher


  81. Blood Red Road by Moira Young


  82. The Diamond Age: Or, A Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer by Neal Stephenson


  83. Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde


  84. Birthmarked by Caragh M. O’Brien


  85. A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick


  86. Cell by Stephen King


  87. Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle


  88. The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi


  89. Lucifer’s Hammer by Larry Niven

  90. Earth Abides by George R. Stewart


  91. Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut


  92. I Am Legend by Richard Matheson


  93. Feed by Mira Grant


  94. Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi


  95. Logan’s Run by William F. Nolan

  96. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein


  97. The V Girl by Mya Robarts


  98. Coilhunter by Dean F. Wilson


  99. The Supernaturalist by Eoin Colfer


  100. The Gate to Women’s Country by Sheri S. Tepper