Recommended Reads via Facebook

So yesterday I posted on Facebook, asking my friends for recommendations for a reading list for the upcoming break. Here are the recommendations.
I requested for Dystopian fiction & Sci-fi so there are a lot of them here if you like those genres.

here is the original link to the post

  Title Author Genre (if it’s stated)
1 Enders Game Orson Scott Card Sci-Fi
2 The Just City Jo Walton Dystopian
3 1984 George Orwell Dystopian
4 Brave New World Aldous Huxley Dystopian
5 Catch 22 Joseph Heller Satire
6 Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury Dystopian
7 The Handmaid’s Tale Margaret Atwood Dystopian
8 Make Room Make Room Harry Harrison Sci-fi, dystopian
9 Uglies Scott Westerfeld Dystopian
10 A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess Sci-fi, dystopian, satire
11 DO Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K Dick Sci-fi, philosophy
12 The Vagrant Peter Newman Sci-fi, fantasy, paranormal
13 The Broken Earth (series) N K Jemisin Sci-fi/Dystopian
14 In The Presence of My Enemies Harry Turtledove Alternate history
15 On the Beach Neil Shute Post-apocalyptic
16 Ruled Britannia Harry Turtledove Alternate history
17 Never Let Me Go Kazuo Ishiguro Dystopian, sci-fi
18 Norwegian Wood Haruki Murakami Bildungsroman
19 Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit Jeanette Winterson Bildungsroman
20 Kafka on the Shore Haruki Murakami Fantasy, magic realism
21 1Q84 Haruki Murakami Alternate history, parallel universe
22 All You Zombies Robert A Heinlein Time travel, sci-fi
23 Cat’s Cradle Kurt Vonnegut Dystopian, existentialism
24 Ready Player One Ernest Cline Sci-fi, utopian, dystopian
25 My Year of Meats Ruth Ozeki  
26 A Tale for the Time Being Ruth Ozeki  
27 Emotionally Healthy Spiritually   Christianity
28 The Giver Lois Lowry Utopia/Dystopia
29 Earthsea Quartet (series) Ursula Le Guin Fantasy, Young adult fiction
30 Dune (Series) Frank Herbert Sci-fi
31 The Gate to Women’s Country Sheri S Tepper Post-apocalyptic
32 Wicked Gregory Maguire  
33 The Colour Purple Alice Walker Epistolary novel
34 The Secret Life of Bees Sue Monk Kidd  
35 The Help Kathryn Stockett  
36 The Man Who Fell to Earth Walter Tevis Sci-fi
37 The Piano Tuner Daniel Mason Historical Fiction
38 The Trial Franz Kafka Philosophy, utopia/dystopia, absurdist
39 5 People You Meet in Heaven

Tuesdays with Morrie

For One More Day

Have A Little Faith

Mitch Albom  
40 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Jeff Kinney Comedy, Young Adult fiction
41 The Fat Years Chan Koonchung Sci-fi
42 Fatherland Harris Robert Alternate History
43 A Canticle for Leibowitz Miller Jr, Walter Post-apocalyptic
44 Redshirts John Scalzi Sci-fi satire
45 Yellow Blue Tibia Adam Roberts Sci-fi
46 Extremely Loud Incredibly Close Jonathan Safran Foer Novel
47 Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini Historical Drama
48 Snow Child Eowyn Ivey Novel
49 The Alchemist Paulo Coelho Adventure, fantasy
50 The Last Lecture Jeffrey Zaslow and Randy Pausch Non fiction
51 A Game of Thrones George R R Martin Fiction
52 Thirdspace Ed Soja Non fiction
53 The Bloody Chamber and other stories Angela Carter Fiction, fairytales
54 The Passion Jeanette Winterson Fiction, speculative
55 Immortality Kundera
56 The Passion of New Eve Angela Carter Magic realism
57 Dogeaters Hagedorn Novel
58 The Drivers Seat Muriel Spark Psychological thriller
59 Beloved Toni Morrison Magic realism
60 The Piano Teacher Jelinek Novel
61 Women Without Men Shahrnush Parsipur

 

Novel
62 Wide Sargasso Sea Jean Rhys Postmodern literature
63 The Never Ending Story Michael Ende Fantasy novel
64 The Butcher’s Wife Li Ang  
65 The Day of the Locust Nathanael West Dystopian
66 Six Characters in Search of An Author Pirandello Play, literary drama
67 Blood Red Road Moira Young Post-apocalyptic

 

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