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Speculative Fiction

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The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
Posted by Dymphna Nugent in , .

The Handmaid’s Tale was written in 1985 and it was offered to a world which was completely shocked by the dystopian horrors which it detailed. The world united for a...

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
Posted by Dymphna Nugent in , .

Once there was a free world, where people worked in offices and came home to watch television, use technology and read books. People were married with children and each day,...

Hy Brasil, Island of Eternity by Robert E. Kearns
Posted by K.C. Finn in , .

Hy Brasil: Island of Eternity is a work of literary fiction penned by author Robert E. Kearns, and it focuses on the subjects of history versus the modern day, gothic...

Last Ones Left Alive by Sarah Davis-Goff
Posted by Swirl and Thread in , , .

Last Ones Left Alive is unlike any book I have EVER read. It’s a dystopian novel but it’s set in a post-apocalyptic Ireland! Now as many of you are already aware...

The Binding by Bridget Collins
Posted by Kate Vickers in , .

The Binding is a highly original, beautifully descriptive novel that serves to immerse you in an alternate historical world where memories, distasteful and painful, can be gently teased away and...

The Binding by Bridget Collins
Posted by Dymphna Nugent in , .

‘We take memories and bind them. We take those memories and put them where they can’t do any more harm. That’s all books are.’ Seredith lives in the marshlands of...

VOX by Christina Dalcher
Posted by Swirl and Thread in , .

‘In a world where women are silenced, would you speak up?’ VOX is a book quite unlike any I have read before because the concept, while appearing far-fetched, is NOT completely...

Frostblood by Elly Blake
Posted by Estefania Lemus in , , .

Elly Blake’s novel Frostblood, transports readers to a world of ice, fire, and individuals who can control both elements. The audience follows Ruby through her journey of obsessive revenge after...

Otherworld by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller
Posted by Sophie O'Loughlin in , .

The company says Otherworld is amazing—like nothing you’ve ever seen before. They say it’s addictive—that you’ll want to stay forever. They promise Otherworld will make all your dreams come true....

The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. by Neal Stephenson and Nicole Galland
Posted by Sophie O'Loughlin in , .

“You think you know how the world works? Think again. From bestselling author Neal Stephenson and critically acclaimed historical and contemporary commercial novelist Nicole Galland comes a captivating and complex...