8 Post-Apocalyptic Books

Escape to a worse world

Some people just want to watch the world burn – escape with them in this collection of apocalyptic reads.

1. The Year of the Flood

Margaret Atwood
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2. Cat's Cradle

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
The Stand cover

3. The Stand

Stephen King
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4. Oryx and Crake

Margaret Atwood
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5. The Walking Dead

Robert Kirkman
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6. Not the End of the World

Christopher Brookmyre
The Road

8. The Road

Cormac McCarthy