It’s the end of the world as we know it in these post-apocalyptic tales, which run the gamut from grim to thrilling to satirical. All titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library, unless otherwise noted.
Auster, Paul. In the Country of Last Things. 1987.
Brinkley, William. The Last Ship. 1988.
Also available: CD
Frank, Pat. Alas, Babylon. 1959. (Adult Science Fiction FRA).
Gischler, Victor. Go-go Girls of the Apocalypse. 2008.
Hall, Sarah. Daughters of the North. 2007.
Also available: eBook
Kunstler, James Howard. World Made By Hand. 2008.
Merle, Robert. Malevil. 1973.
Miller, Walter M. A Canticle for Leibowitz. 1959. (Adult Science Fiction MIL).
Niven, Larry. Lucifer’s Hammer. 1977.
Self, Will. The Book of Dave. 2006. (Adult Science Fiction SEL).
Sharpe, Matthew. Jamestown. 2007.
Shute, Nevil. On the Beach. 1957.
Theroux, Marcel. Far North. 2009.
Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse. 2008. (Adult Science Fiction 813.0876 W)
Winterson, Jeanette. The Stone Gods. 2007.