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The Line of Departure

The Line of Departure

by G. Michael Hopf

A gripping new novel from one of the best-known names in survivalist fiction.Former Marine-turned-author, G. Michael Hopf grabs readers from page one with his breathtaking blend of action, adventure, and political intrigue. The End—the first boo...

The New World Series
Narrator: Keith Szarabajka
Published: 05/26/2015
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Sanctuary

Sanctuary

by G. Michael Hopf

Surviving the attack proved to be more than they could have imagined… Months after a super-EMP attack devastated the United States, the country is now unrecognizable. Major cities are run by gangs, survivors are dying of starvation and the ...

The New World Series
Narrator: Keith Szarabajka
Published: 05/27/2014
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Iron Gold

Iron Gold

by Pierce Brown

Honor and betrayal fuel a caste-shattering revolution in the action-packed new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Red Rising Trilogy. Ten years after the events of Morning Star, Darrow and the Rising are battling the remaining ...

Red Rising #4
Narrator: Tim Gerard Reynold...
Published: 01/16/2018
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The Book of Joan

The Book of Joan

by Lidia Yuknavitch

The bestselling author of The Small Backs of Children offer a vision of our near-extinction and a heroine—a reimagined Joan of Arc—poised to save a world ravaged by war, violence, and greed, and forever change history, in this provocative ...

Narrator: Xe Sands
Published: 04/18/2017
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Blackout

Blackout

by Mira Grant

The explosive conclusion to the Newsflesh trilogy from New York Times bestseller Mira Grant. Rise up while you can. -- Georgia MasonThe year was 2014. The year we cured cancer. The year we cured the common cold. And the year the dead started to walk....

The Newsflesh Trilogy #3
Narrator: Michael Goldstrom
Published: 06/01/2012
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The Children of Men

The Children of Men

by P. D. James

The Children of Men begins in England in 2021, in a world where all human males have become sterile and no child will be born again. The final generation has turned twenty-five, and civilization is giving way to strange faiths and cruelties, mass suic...

Narrator: David Case
Published: 06/16/2009
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Lighthouse Island

Lighthouse Island

by Paulette Jiles

Paulette Jiles's novels have been called "beautiful," "unforgettable," "impeccable," "pitch perfect," "life-affirming," "deeply relevant," "Homeresque," "remarkably engaging," "gl...

Narrator: Kevin T. Collins
Published: 10/08/2013
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Burn

Burn

by Julianna Baggott

The stunning conclusion to the trilogy that began with Pure, recommended by People for those who loved The Hunger Games With his father now dead, Partridge has assumed leadership of the Dome, one of the last few refuges from the ravaged wastelands of ...

The Pure Trilogy
Narrator: Khristine Hvam
Published: 02/04/2014
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California

California

by Edan Lepucki

"Stunning and brilliant....A wholly original take on the post-apocalypse genre." ---Dan Chaon, author Await Your ReplyThe world Cal and Frida have always known is gone, and they've left the crumbling city of Los Angeles far behind them. They now live ...

Narrator: Emma Galvin
Published: 07/08/2014
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The Registry

The Registry

by Shannon Stoker

Welcome to a safe and secure new world, where beauty is bought and sold, and freedom is the ultimate crimeThe Registry saved the country from collapse, but stability has come at a price. In this patriotic new America, girls are raised to be brides, so...

Narrator: Kate Reinders
Published: 07/16/2013
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The Sound of His Horn

The Sound of His Horn

by Sarban

A horrifying masterpiece of science fiction The Sound of His Horn is a classic novel of the uncanny. Alan Querdilion becomes a prisoner of war during World War II and then awakes, only to find himself in an alternative future in which the Nazis have ...

Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
Published: 06/03/2014
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Stone Age

Stone Age

by M. L. Banner

Our Earth is fighting a daily battle, shielding us and our life-giving technology from the electromagnetic ravages of the sun. Every 100 years or so, we are hit by an epic solar storm which could devastate our world's electrical-based society were it ...

Stone Age #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 12/09/2014
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The Queue

The Queue

by Basma Abdel Aziz

"The Queue ... has drawn comparisons to Western classics like George Orwell’s 1984 and The Trial by Franz Kafka. It represents a new wave of dystopian and surrealist fiction from Middle Eastern writers who are grappling ...

Narrator: Elisabeth Jaquette...
Published: 07/12/2016
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Life

Life

by Rebecca Belliston

Her home. Her parents. Her freedom. Gone. His dreams. His sister. Himself. Lost. Two people. One future. The economy crashed, the country is floundering, and Carrie Ashworth struggles to keep her siblings alive. She has two jobs in her newly-formed, ...

The Citizens of Logan Pond Series #1
Narrator: Rebecca Roberts
Published: 08/16/2016
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After James

After James

by Michael Helm

For fans of Joshua Cohen and Ben Lerner, After James captures the dystopian strangeness of our current world. A neuroscientist walks out of her life and isolates herself in the woods, intending to blow the whistle on a pharmaceutical company and its ...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 09/13/2016
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The Chimes

The Chimes

by Anna Smaill

After the end of a brutal civil war, London is divided, with slums standing next to a walled city of elites. Monk-like masters are selected for special schooling and shut away for decades, learning to write beautiful compositions for the chimes, playe...

Narrator: Luke Kempner
Published: 07/05/2016
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Sinless

Sinless

by Sarah Tarkoff

With shades of Scott Westerfeld’s Uglies and Ally Condie’s Matched, this dark, cinematic dystopian novel—the first in the thrilling Eye of the Beholder series—is set in a near future society in which "right" and "wrong" are man...

Eye of the Beholder
Narrator: Stephanie Einstein...
Published: 01/09/2018
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The Unincorporated Man

The Unincorporated Man

by Dani Kollin

A novel of social transformation in the tradition of Ayn Rand's The Fountainhead and Robert A. Heinlein's Stranger in a Strange Land, The Unincorporated Man tells of a reborn civilization in which every individual spends many years trying to attain co...

Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 05/18/2009
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Deadline

Deadline

by Mira Grant

Shaun Mason is a man without a mission. Not even running the news organization he built with his sister has the same urgency as it used to. Playing with dead things just doesn't seem as fun when you've lost as much as he has.But when a CDC researcher ...

The Newsflesh Trilogy #2
Narrator: Chris Patton
Published: 06/01/2011
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The Suicide Collectors

The Suicide Collectors

by David Oppegaard

In one of the most stunning debuts to come along in years, reminiscent of Philip K. Dick’s best work and P. D. James’s classic The Children of Men, David Oppegaard gives us a world whose near future presents some terrifying realities.The D...

Narrator: Robertson Dean
Published: 12/09/2008
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The Dark River

The Dark River

by John Twelve Hawks

In The Traveler, John Twelve Hawks introduced listeners to a dangerous world inspired by the modern technology that monitors our lives. As it ends, Gabriel Corrigan hesitates under the weight of responsibility. His brother Michael seizes opportunity&#...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 07/10/2007
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The Messiah of Morris Avenue

The Messiah of Morris Avenue

by Tony Hendra

Tony Hendra's Father Joe became a new classic of faith and spirituality— even for those not usually so inclined. Now he's back with a novel set in a very reverent future where Church and State always walk hand-in-hand. Fade in as Johnny Greco&md...

Narrator: John Bedford Lloyd...
Published: 04/04/2006
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Outrageous Fortune

Outrageous Fortune

by Tim Scott

In this outrageously funny, outrageously inventive debut, one of the most outrageously talented new writers to break onto the sci-fi scene in decades asks the most loaded question of all…"Don't you hate it when this happens?"…tha...

Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Published: 05/29/2007
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Z 2136

Z 2136

by Sean Platt

Several months after Jonah’s death, Adam Lovecraft is once again following in his father’s footsteps, this time as a contestant in the infamous Darwin Games. In The State’s latest iteration of The Games, the odds of survival are slim...

Z 2134 #3
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 09/02/2014
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Sweetness 9

Sweetness #9

by Stephan Eirik Clark

"Funny and moving. After this, nothing will ever taste the same again."--T. C. Boyle It's 1973, and David Leveraux has landed his dream job as a Flavorist-in-Training, working in the secretive industry where chemists create the flavors for everything...

Narrator: James Langton
Published: 08/19/2014
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Weight of the Heart

Weight of the Heart

by Rosa Montero

Part human and part robot, private investigator Bruna Husky has been hired to locate a stolen diamond. But as Bruna’s leads start to drop dead, her case becomes about much more than a stolen gem—and much more dangerous. Traversing the gala...

Bruna Husky #2
Narrator: Lilit Zekulin Thwa...
Published: 06/07/2016
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Marrow Island

Marrow Island

by Alexis M. Smith

What would you give to save the thing you love the most?It has been twenty years since Lucie Bowen left the islands. Twenty years ago, the May Day Quake set loose catastrophic waves along the west coast, from Alaska to California, shattering thousands...

Narrator: Emily Rankin
Published: 06/07/2016
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The Weaver

The Weaver

by Emmi Itaranta

The author of the critically acclaimed Memory of Water returns with this literary ecological tale in the vein of Ursula K. Le Guin and Sheri S. Tepper, in which an innocent young woman becomes entangled in a web of ancient secrets and deadly lies that...

Narrator: Aysha Kala
Published: 11/01/2016
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Liberty

Liberty

by Rebecca Belliston

Chicago is burning. A rebellion rises, but thats the least of Carries concerns. Patrolman Simmons is assigned new partners who threaten the security and secrecy of Carries clan. Tensions are high, lines are drawn, and Carrie feels a wedge growing betw...

The Citizens of Logan Pond Series #2
Narrator: Rebecca Roberts
Published: 10/25/2016
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The Pursuit

The Pursuit

by Rebecca Belliston

Let the chase begin Six years ago, with the financial collapse of her country and the death of her parents, Carrie Ashworth swore to protect her siblings. She has fought to build a life for them in her illegal clan. Now home and recovering from a go...

The Citizens of Logan Pond Series #3
Narrator: Rebecca Roberts
Published: 01/17/2017
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War of Rain

War of Rain

by H. W. Vivian

Fifteen year-old Miri lives in a desert village called Boreala, which competes with the city of Stratos for Rain – the equivalent of Holy Water. During a confrontation while gathering Rain, Miri accidentally kills a citizen of Stratos, and unint...

Narrator: Natalie Van Sistin...
Published: 05/03/2017
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Out in the Open

Out in the Open

by JesAºs Carrasco

"A harrowing, humane, and very beautiful book.” —Garth Greenwell, author of What Belongs to You A searing dystopian vision of a young boy's flight through an unnamed, savaged country, searching for sanctuary and redemption—...

Narrator: W. Morgan Sheppard...
Published: 07/04/2017
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The Dying Game

The Dying Game

by Asa Avdic

A masterly locked-room mystery set in a near-future Orwellian state—for fans of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale, Dave Eggers’ The Circle, and Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games  Do you live to play? Or play to l...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 08/01/2017
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The Tale of Nottingswood

The Tale of Nottingswood

by J.R. Young

Somewhere between the twisted worlds of Tim Burton and the bouncing meters of Dr. Seuss, you'll find the upside-down town of Nottingswood. Having cast out the majestic Guardian who was once their protector, Nottingswood built the Great Wall to block...

Narrator: J.R. Young
Published: 05/12/2017
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Lord of the World

Lord of the World

by Robert Hugh Benson

Secular humanism has triumphed. Everything the late Victorians and Edwardians believed would bring human happiness has been achieved: technology has made it so no one needs to work for a living, the social sciences ensure a smooth-running social order...

Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 09/05/2017
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The End We Start From

The End We Start From

by Megan Hunter

As London is submerged below flood waters, a woman gives birth to her first child, Z. Days later, she and her baby are forced to leave their home in search of safety. They head north through a newly dangerous country seeking refuge from place to place...

Narrator: Louise Brealey
Published: 11/07/2017
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All the Pretty Little Horses

All the Pretty Little Horses

by Mira Grant

A Newsflesh novella from the New York Times bestselling author that brought you Feed, Mira Grant.Stacy and Michael Mason are among the most famous heroes of the zombie apocalypse. Stacy, however, has fallen into a deep depression after having to shoot...

Narrator: John Glouchevitch
Published: 10/03/2017
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Why You Were Taken

Why You Were Taken

by JT Lawrence

In tomorrow’s world prowls a creative and ruthlessly efficient assassin who won’t stop until Kirsten is killed. A troubled woman approaches Kirsten with a warning and a key and is later found dead. Was the woman just another victim of the...

Narrator: Roshina Ratnam
Published: 05/01/2017
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Fever

Fever

by Deon Meyer

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Narrator: Will Damron
Published: 12/14/2017
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When the English Fall

When the English Fall

by David Williams

David Williams's debut novel is a thoroughly engrossing look into the closed world of the Amish, as well as a thought-provoking examination of "civilization" and what remains if the center cannot hold.

Narrator: Eric Michael Summe...
Published: 07/11/2017
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Blind Punch

Blind Punch

by Andrei Livadny

Andrei Livadny presents the first novel in the Expansion: The History of the Galaxy series.

Expansion: The History of the Galaxy #1
Narrator: Aaron Shedlock
Published: 11/21/2017
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The Unincorporated Future

The Unincorporated Future

by Dani Kollin

Sandra O'Toole is the president of the Outer Alliance, which stretches from the asteroid belt to the Oort Cloud beyond Pluto. Resurrected following the death of Justin Cord, the unincorporated man, O'Toole has become a powerful political figure and a ...

Unincorporated Man #4
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/20/2017
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The Unincorporated Woman

The Unincorporated Woman

by Dani Kollin

Dani Kollin and Eytan Kollin present the third novel in the Unincorporated Man series.

Unincorporated Man #3
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 08/22/2017
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Dark Matters

Dark Matters

by Michael Dow

Dark Matters is a thought-provoking technothriller, set in a world fully polarized by the rift between the haves and the have-nots.

Dark Matters #1
Narrator: Graham Halstead
Published: 05/16/2017
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The Wolves of Winter

The Wolves of Winter

by Tyrell Johnson

A captivating tale of humanity pushed beyond its breaking point, of family and bonds of love forged when everything is lost, and of a heroic young woman who crosses a frozen landscape to find her destiny, this debut novel is in a post-apocalyptic trad...

Narrator: Jayme Mattler
Published: 01/02/2018
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The City Where We Once Lived

The City Where We Once Lived

by Eric Barnes

In a near future where climate change has severely affected weather and agriculture, the North End of an unnamed city has long been abandoned in favor of the neighboring South End. Aside from the scavengers steadily stripping the empty city to its bon...

Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 03/06/2018
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Traitor Born

Traitor Born

by Amy A. Bartol

The Wall Street Journal bestselling sequel to Secondborn.In the Fates Republic…Firstborns reign supreme.Secondborns kneel in servitude.Thirdborns face death.And Census shadows them all.Secondborn Roselle St. Sismode was pressed into military ser...

Secondborn Series #2
Narrator: Kate Reinders
Published: 04/17/2018
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Coming to You Live

Coming to You Live

by Mira Grant

A Newflesh novella from the New York Times bestselling author that brought you Feed, Mira Grant. Shaun and Georgia Mason got out. That's the story people tell, anyway. They told the truth and they lived happily ever after, somewhere in the wilds of Ca...

Newsflesh
Narrator: Christine Lakin
Published: 03/13/2018
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The Detainee

The Detainee

by Peter Liney

Peter Liney honed his strong narrative skills and attention to detail during his long career as a writer of German, Australian, British, and South African television and radio programs. In his debut novel, The Detainee, Liney has created a dystopian w...

Narrator: Jeff Harding
Published: 04/05/2016
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The Emissary

The Emissary

by Yoko Tawada

Yoko Tawada's new novel is a breathtakingly light-hearted meditation on mortality and fully displays what Rivka Galchen has called her "brilliant, shimmering, magnificent strangeness"Japan, after suffering from a massive irreparable disaster, cuts its...

Narrator: Margaret Mitsutani...
Published: 04/24/2018
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