Speculative Fiction > Utopian

    Island by Aldous Huxley

The final novel from Aldous Huxley, Island is a provocative counterpoint to his worldwide classic Brave New World, in which a flourishing, ideal society located on a remote Pacific island attracts the envy of the outside world.

Year: 1962
Genre: Utopian

    The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin

A bleak moon settled by utopian anarchists, Anarres has long been isolated from other worlds, including its mother planet, Urras--a civilization of warring nations, great poverty, and immense wealth. Now Shevek, a brilliant physicist, is determined to reunite the two planets, which have been divided by centuries of distrust. He will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down the walls of hatred that have kept them apart.

Year: 1974
Genre: Utopian

    walkaway by Cory Doctorow

Fascinating, moving, and darkly humorous, Walkaway is a multi-generation science fiction thriller about the wrenching changes of the next hundred years...and the very human people who will live their consequences.

Year: 2017
Genre: Near FuturePost ApocalypseUtopian

 

TitleAuthorGenres & Tags

Island Aldous Huxley Utopian
The Dispossessed Ursula K. Le Guin Utopian
walkaway Cory Doctorow Near FuturePost ApocalypseUtopian, Post-Scarcity