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Title: The Year of the Flood
Author: Atwood, Margaret
ISBN: 9780385528771
Notes: This follow up to Atwood's other environmentalist future, Oryx & Crake, shows readers what the world would look like after devastating collapse and the near-extinction of humanity.

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Title: The Drowned Cities
Author: Bacigalupi, Paolo
ISBN: 9780316056243
Notes: In a dark future America that has devolved into unending civil wars, orphans Mahlia and Mouse barely escape the war-torn lands of the Drowned Cities, but their fragile safety is soon threatened and Mahlia will have to risk everything if she is to save Mouse, as he once saved her.

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Title: Bronze Summer
Author: Baxter, Charles
ISBN: 9780451464798
Notes: The prosperous people of Northland, a linear city hundreds of miles long created by the building of a Wall to hold back both the North Sea and the empires of the Bronze Age, contend with a threat from the East when decades of drought bring instability to the Eastern civilizations.

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Title: Lilith's Brood
Author: Butler, Octavia E.
ISBN: 0446676101
Call Number: Fiction
Notes: This collection of three novels tells the story of an alien invasion that happens after a totally devastating nuclear war. Is the survival these aliens offer worth it to the few (and sick) humans who are left?

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Title: Ecotopia : the Notebooks and Reports of William Weston
Author: Callenbach, Ernest
ISBN: 9780553348477
Notes: Ecotopia was founded when northern California, Oregon, and Washington seceded from the Union to create a ·stable-state· ecosystem: the perfect balance between human beings and the environment. Now, twenty years later, the isolated, mysterious Ecotopia welcomes its first officially sanctioned visitor from the United States.

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Title: Waterworld
Author: Costner, Kevin
ISBN: 9780783219851
Notes: This much maligned Hollywood flop is actually an excellent ecological adventure story with special effects that immerse (ha!) the viewer in a visceral world. Features excellent performances from Jeanne Tripplehorn and a very young Tina Majorino.

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Title: The Day After Tomorrow
Author: Emmerich, Roland
ISBN: 56607806
Notes: When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm. Includes an amazing scene with survivors living in the wreckage of the New York Public Library, burning books for survival!

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Title: Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
Author: Gibson, Mel
ISBN: 9780790731933
Notes: Two men enter, one man leaves! While more famous for Tina Turner's outrageous and brilliant portrayal of a warlord despot, this film classic is also a story about gas shortages.

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Title: Boneshaker
Author: Priest, Cherie
ISBN: 9780765318411
Notes: Steampunk alternative history where zombies are the result of human-made natural disaster! Includes a breathtaking train chase sequence toward the end of the book that will knock your socks off.

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Title: Red Mars
Author: Robinson, Kim Stanley
ISBN: 0553092049
Notes: Start of a trilogy (see also Blue Mars and Green Mars that shows humans colonizing and terraforming Mars.