By Bruce Boston
"The Guardener's Tale" is a dystopic novel of the long run during which every thing is managed and ideal, from paintings to intercourse. Unemployment doesn't exist. Stimulants and holograms improve the sexual adventure. One guy, Thorne, searches for whatever extra. He learns that there's a culture that is capable, to some degree, to prevent the trimmings of the proper society...for your time. attracted to the earlier, Thorne learns the lethal mental mystery of the appropriate society. however the prior, as they are saying, is prologue, as is Thorne's destiny.
By George Orwell
Anført af grisene gør dyrene på Grevefarmen oprør mod deres forsumpede herre og opretter et strengt socialistisk samfund. Det varer imidlertid ikke længe, før grisen Snowball må overlade magten til Napoleon, som indfører et terrorregime ved hjælp af sin hundelivvagt og gør grisene til den herskende overklasse.
By Suzanne Collins
Spürst du, used to be sie wirklich fühlt? Seitdem Katniss und Peeta sich geweigert haben, einander in der area zu töten, werden sie vom Kapitol als Liebespaar durch das ganze Land geschickt. Doch da ist auch noch Gale, der Jugendfreund von Katniss. Und mit einem Mal weiß sie nicht mehr, was once sie wirklich fühlt oder fühlen darf. Als immer mehr Menschen in ihr und Peeta ein image des Widerstands sehen, geraten sie alle in große Gefahr. Und Katniss muss sich entscheiden zwischen Peeta und Gale, zwischen Freiheit und Sicherheit, zwischen Leben und Tod. Die grandiose Fortsetzung des Bestsellers "Die Tribute von Panem. Tödliche Spiele". Nominiert zum publication of the 12 months (Publishers Weekly)
By Margaret Atwood
In this multi-award-winning, bestselling novel, Margaret Atwood has created a beautiful Orwellian imaginative and prescient of the close to destiny. this is often the tale of Offred, one of many unlucky 'Handmaids' lower than the recent social order who've just one goal: to reproduce. In Gilead, the place ladies are prohibited from retaining jobs, interpreting, and forming friendships, Offred's chronic thoughts of existence within the 'time before' and her will to outlive are acts of uprising. Provocative, startling, prophetic, and with Margaret Atwood's devastating irony, wit, and acute perceptive powers in complete strength, The Handmaid's Tale is without delay a mordant satire and a dire warning.
The Handmaid's Tale is not just a thorough and magnificent departure for Margaret Atwood, it's a novel of such energy that the reader will not be able to fail to remember its photos and its forecast. Set within the close to destiny, it describes lifestyles in what used to be the U.S., now referred to as the Republic of Gilead, a monotheocracy that has reacted to social unrest and a sharply declining birthrate via reverting to, and going past, the repressive intolerance of the unique Puritans. The regime takes the booklet of Genesis totally at its be aware, with extraordinary outcomes for the ladies and males of its population.
The tale is advised during the eyes of Offred, one of many unlucky Handmaids lower than the recent social order. In condensed yet eloquent prose, via turns cool-eyed, delicate, despairing, passionate, and wry, she unearths to us the darkish corners at the back of the establishment's calm facade, as yes traits now in lifestyles are carried to their logical conclusions. The Handmaid's Tale is humorous, unforeseen, scary, and altogether convincing. it's instantly scathing satire, dire caution, and travel de strength. it's Margaret Atwood at her top.
First released 1985
By Dawn Rae Miller
Depressed and burdened after her rescue from summer season Hill, Lark Greene trusts no one—not even herself. bring to a halt from Beck, all she desires to do is fade away and put out of your mind every little thing, yet her mom has different plans: she desires to educate Lark find out how to grasp her darkish magic and pair her off with a brand new mate. Lark is wanting to hold herself from going thoroughly darkish, whereas additionally conserving Beck secure, so she permits herself to be drawn deeper into the harmful, but glamorous, global of the kingdom. yet because the Splinter crew launches assaults to wrest governmental regulate from the darkish witches, Lark reveals herself drawing on her darkish magic increasingly more. As her magic spirals uncontrolled, not anyone round Lark is secure. not at all Beck. and never even Lark herself.
By Veronica Roth
Tänk om hela din värld var en lögn. Tänk om ett enda avslöjande eller ett enda val förändrade allt. Tänk om kärlek och lojalitet fick dig att göra saker som du inte trodde var möjliga.
Det falangbaserade samhälle som Tris past en gång trodde på är splittrat av våld och maktkamper, ärrat av svek och förluster. Så när hon får chansen att utforska en värld bortom den hon hittills känt, är Tris redo. Kanske kan hon och Tobias bygga ett nytt och enklare liv tillsammans bortom stängslet, ett liv fritt från komplicerade lögner, hoptrasslade lojaliteter och plågsamma minnen.
Men Tris nya verklighet är ännu mer skrämmande än den hon lämnat bakom sig. Gamla sanningar förlorar snart sin mening, och nya omskakande insikter förändrar människorna hon älskar.
Och än en gång måste Tris kämpa med att försöka förstå den mänskliga naturens komplexitet och sin egen samtidigt som hon ställs inför svåra val i fråga om mod, lojalitet, uppoffring och kärlek.
By Demitria Lunetta
They pay attention the main silent of footsteps.
They are swifter than something you've ever seen.
And They won't cease chasing you...until you're dead.
Amy is observing television whilst it occurs, whilst the realm is attacked through Them. those vile creatures are quickly devouring mankind. many of the inhabitants is overtaken, yet Amy manages to escape—and even rescue “Baby,” a child left in the back of within the chaos. Marooned in Amy’s condo, the women do every thing they could to survive—and stay away from Them in any respect costs.
After years of hiding, they're miraculously rescued and brought to New desire, a colony of survivors residing in a former govt study compound. whereas at the start the colony sounds like a dream with lots of nutrition, protection, and shield, New desire slowly unearths that it's faraway from perfect. And Amy quickly realizes that except issues swap, she’ll lose Baby—and a lot more.
Rebellious, brave, and soft, this unforgettable duo can have you at the fringe of your seat as you tear during the pulse-pounding slender escapes and scary twists of destiny during this exciting debut from writer Demitria Lunetta.
By Lauren DeStefano
Risk descends within the moment booklet of The Internment Chronicles, from the recent York instances bestselling writer of The Chemical backyard trilogy.
After escaping Internment, Morgan and her fellow fugitives land at the flooring to ultimately know about the realm underneath their floating island home.
The flooring is an odd position the place water falls from the sky as snow, and folks watch relocating photographs and stopover at speakeasies. a spot the place households may have as many childrens as they need, their useless are buried in enormous gardens of our bodies, and Internment is the characteristic of an enjoyment park.
It is additionally a land at war.
Everyone who fled Internment had their very own purposes to flee their corrupt haven, yet now they’re stuck lower than the watchful eye of one other king who desires to dominate his international. they might have made it to the floor, yet have they dragged Internment with them?
By Sheri S. Tepper
Her first new novel seeing that The Margarets, The Waters emerging marks the fantastic go back of the extreme Sheri S. Tepper, the award-winning modern grasp whom Locus has known as, “one of sf’s so much unique voices.”
The Waters Rising tells a gripping tale of a destiny already ravaged and now in even graver peril whilst a dreadful, remarkable killing energy is resurrected from the past.
Readers of Margaret Atwood and Marge Piercy will sign up for with lovers of literary sf in praising this lovely masterwork of speculative fiction from one of many said greats.
By Piers Anthony
Unique e-book: 1983
CALIGULA OF THE STARS
Though he used to be later accused of each crime and sexual perversion within the galaxy, desire Hubris all started as an blameless. simply because he defended his older sister opposed to the violent lusts of a filthy rich scion, wish and his peasant kinfolk have been pressured to escape Callisto, one of many moons of Jupiter. Pursued via the bloodthirsty scions around the airless desolate tract, they slightly escaped with their lives. The unlawful area bubble was once overcrowded with refugees, all hoping to arrive Jupiter for asylum.
But the gap tourists had no longer reckoned at the poor probability of excessive space—the pirates, barbaric males who rape, rob, and homicide, with out idea yet to fulfill their bestial appetites. it is going to take all Hope’s ingenuity to outlive, however the atrocities he witnesses won't ever die. there's just one method he could be rid of them . . .