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List of famous dystopia books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular dystopia books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best dystopia novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

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1985 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
1985 Anthony Burgess

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1985 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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334 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
334 Thomas M. Disch

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A Clockwork Orange is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess

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A Friend of the Earth is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
A Friend of the Earth T. Coraghessan Boyle

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A Planet for the President is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
A Planet for the President Alistair Beaton

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A Scanner Darkly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
A Scanner Darkly Philip K. Dick

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A Sojourn in the City of Amalg... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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A Spectre Is Haunting Texas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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A Strange Manuscript Found in ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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Acidity is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Acidity Nadeem F. Paracha

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All Tomorrow's Parties is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
All Tomorrow's Parties William Gibson

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Alongside Night is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Alongside Night J. Neil Schulman

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Among the Brave is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Among the Brave Margaret Peterson Haddix

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Among the Enemy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Among the Enemy Margaret Peterson Haddix

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Among the Free is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Among the Free Margaret Peterson Haddix

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Among the Hidden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Among the Hidden Margaret Peterson Haddix

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And Chaos Died is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
And Chaos Died Joanna Russ

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Anthem is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Anthem Ayn Rand

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Ape and Essence is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Ape and Essence Aldous Huxley

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Atlas Shrugged is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Atlas Shrugged Ayn Rand

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Bad Faith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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Bar Code Rebellion is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Bar Code Rebellion Suzanne Weyn

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Battle Royale is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Battle Royale Koushun Takami

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Bend Sinister is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Bend Sinister Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov

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Blind Faith is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Blind Faith Ben Elton

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Brave New World is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Brave New World Aldous Huxley

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Camp Concentration is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Camp Concentration Thomas M. Disch

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Catching Fire is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Catching Fire Suzanne Collins

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Children of the Dust is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Children of the Dust Louise Lawrence

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Christie Malry's Own Double-En... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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Count Zero is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Count Zero William Gibson

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Dayworld is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Dayworld Philip José Farmer

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Divergent is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Divergent Veronica Roth

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Do Androids Dream of Electric ... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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Dr. Adder is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Dr. Adder K. W. Jeter

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Dr. Identity is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Dr. Identity D. Harlan Wilson

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Drakas! is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Drakas! S. M. Stirling

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Drakon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Drakon S. M. Stirling

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Elvissey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Elvissey Jack Womack

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Facial Justice is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Facial Justice L. P. Hartley

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Fahrenheit 451 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury

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Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Fallen Angels Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, Michael F. Flynn

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Fatherland is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Fatherland Robert Harris

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Feed is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Feed Matthew Tobin Anderson

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Flow My Tears, the Policeman S... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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Futureland is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels

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Gathering Blue is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Gathering Blue Lois Lowry

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Giles Goat-Boy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Giles Goat-Boy John Barth

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Gone is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Dystopia Books and Novels
Gone Michael Grant