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Apocalypse & Dystopia
What if it's the end of the world as we know it? What if the world has gone horribly wrong?
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  Cover Art: Enclave Aguirre, Ann
Enclave
In a post-apocalyptic future, fifteen-year-old Deuce, a loyal Huntress, brings back meat while avoiding the Freaks outside her enclave, but when she is partnered with the mysterious outsider, Fade, she begins to see that the strict ways of the elders may be wrong-- and dangerous.
262 p. 2011
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: X-Isle Augarde, Steve
X-Isle
Baz and Ray, survivors of an apocalyptic flood, win places on X-Isle, an island where life is rumored to be better than on the devastated mainland, but they find the island to be a violent place ruled by religious fanatic Preacher John, and they decide they must come up with a weapon to protect themselves from impending danger.
476 p. 2010
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Pure Baggott, Julianna.
Pure
In a post-apocalyptic world, Pressia, a sixteen-year-old survivor with a doll's head fused onto her left hand meets Partridge, a "Pure" dome-dweller who is searching for his mother, sure that she has survived the cataclysm.
434 p. 2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Remnants : Season of Wonder Bergren, Lisa Tawn
Remnants : Season of Wonder
In the first book of Bergren's new YA futuristic dystopian series, a group called the Remnant begins their mission to course-correct humanity, one person at a time. But as soon as they begin to move, so do their enemies, placing the entire world in peril.
2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Ashes Bick, Ilsa J.
Ashes
Seventeen-year-old Alex, veteran Tom and eight-year-old Ellie, join forces after an electromagnetic pulse sweeps through the sky and kills most of the world's population, turning some of those who remain into zombies and giving the others superhuman senses.
465 p. 2011
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Taken Bowman, Erin
Taken
In the isolated town of Claysoot, every male is mysteriously "Heisted" on his 18th birthday, and 17-year-old Gray Weathersby is determined to figure out why.
360 p. 2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Killer of Enemies Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-
Killer of Enemies
"In a world that has barely survived an apocalypse that leaves it with pre-twentieth century technology, Lozen is a monster hunter for four tyrants who are holding her family hostage"--
361 pages 2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Selection Cass, Kiera
The Selection
America Singer is chosen to compete in the Selection--a contest to see which girl can win the heart of Illea's prince--but all she really wants is a chance for a future with her secret love, Aspen, who is a caste below her.
317 p. 2012
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Ready Player One Cline, Ernest
Ready Player One
Immersing himself in a mid-twenty-first-century technological virtual utopia to escape an ugly real world of famine, poverty, and disease, Wade Watts joins an increasingly violent effort to solve a series of puzzles by the virtual world's creator.
374 p. 2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Maze Runner Dashner, James
The Maze Runner
Sixteen-year-old Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze. Just like Thomas, the Gladers don’t know why or how they got to the Glade. All they know is that every morning the stone doors to the maze that surrounds them have opened. Every night they’ve closed tight. And every 30 days a new boy has been delivered in the lift.
375 p. 2009
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Wither DeStefano, Lauren
Wither
After modern science turns every human into a genetic time bomb with men dying at age twenty-five and women dying at age twenty, girls are kidnapped and married off in order to repopulate the world.
358 p. 2011
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Inhuman Falls, Kat.
Inhuman
Beyond the Titan wall lies the Feral Zone, and the only people who break quarantine and venture there are the "fetches", who are paid exorbitant sums to bring back items that were left behind when the wall went up--but Delaney McEvoy's father is there and she is being forced to find him and bring him back.
375 pages 2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Incarceron Fisher, Catherine
Incarceron
To free herself from an upcoming arranged marriage, Claudia, the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, decides to help a young prisoner escape.
442 p. 2010
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Aquifer Friesen, Jonathan.
Aquifer
In 2250, water is scarce and controlled by tyrants, but when sixteen-year-old Luca descends to the domain of the Water Rats, he meets one who captures his heart and leads him to secrets about a vast conspiracy, and about himself.
303 pages 2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Maggot Moon Gardner, Sally
Maggot Moon
Following a stray football to the other side of a wall where there is a dark secret, Standish Treadwell, a boy who is ostracized for his illiteracy and different-colored eyes, discovers astonishing truths about a heralded moon landing that the overseeing Motherland, a ruthless regime, is determined to hide.
279 p. 2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Enemy Higson, Charles
The Enemy
After a disease turns everyone over sixteen into brainless, decomposing, flesh-eating creatures, a group of teenagers leave their shelter and set out of a harrowing journey across London to the safe haven of Buckingham Palace.
440 p. 2010
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Eleventh Plague Hirsch, Jeff
The Eleventh Plague
Fifteen-year-old Stephen, his father, and grandfather travel post-Collapse America scavenging, but when his grandfather dies and his father decides to risk everything to save the lives of two strangers, Stephen's life is turned upside down.
278 p. 2011
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Elemental John, Antony
Elemental
In a dystopian colony of the United States where everyone is born with powers of the elements, water, wind, earth, and fire, sixteen-year-old Thomas, the first and only child born without an element seems powerless, but is he?
326 p. 2012
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Immortal Rules Kagawa, Julie
The Immortal Rules
After Allison is forced to flee the city, she joins a band of humans who are seeking a legend -- a possible cure to the disease that killed off most of humankind and created the creatures threatening humans and vampires alike.
504 p. 2012
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Darkness Becomes her Keaton, Kelly
Darkness Becomes her
In post-apocalyptic New Orleans, now a sanctuary for supernatural beings, a hardened teenager on the run searches for the truth about her monstrous heritage and discovers a curse that could ignite the ancient war between gods and monsters.
273 p. 2011
Teen Fiction Book
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