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Eat, drink and be scary! « The King's English Bookshop Blog

Eat, drink and be scary! « The King's English Bookshop Blog | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
There is an abundant crop of imaginative new dystopian fiction for young adults ready to harvest this fall, and we'd like to tell you a bit more about 3 of our favorites… Ashes, Ilsa J. Bick Dystopic books rule, and this book is the ...
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polis: Cities in Dystopian Science Fiction

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RT @AllanWatson1: polis: Cities in Dystopian Science Fiction: http://t.co/qqpk5maH via @AddThis...
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Terrific Dystopian Fiction – The 12 Greatest Dystopian Novels

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http://www.freneticreader.com/2010/12/appeal-of-dystopian-ya.html

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Cool sci-fi stuff that later came true - OCRegister

Cool sci-fi stuff that later came true - OCRegister | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Cool sci-fi stuff that later came trueOCRegisterClick the image to learn about other sci-fi writers whose visions for the future – either utopian or dystopian – turned out to be eerily accurate. Did we leave any innovations out?
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Dystopian fiction frenzy finds Iona - Features - The Ionian - Iona College

Dystopian fiction frenzy finds Iona - Features - The Ionian - Iona College | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Hunger games article for @Ioniannewspaper! May the odds be ever in your favor...
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Xpress Reviews—First Look at New Books, October 14, 2011 - Library Journal

Xpress Reviews—First Look at New Books, October 14, 2011 - Library Journal | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Xpress Reviews—First Look at New Books, October 14, 2011Library JournalVerdict Setting his second period dystopian thriller in the same unnamed city, 15 years after the events of The Vaults, Ball shows he is a master at creating hallucinatory noir...
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10 Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Must Never Have Prequels - io9

10 Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Must Never Have Prequels - io9 | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
10 Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Must Never Have Prequelsio9Speaking of witnessing the slide into dystopia — in general, the question of how things became dystopian is usually not as interesting as how the dystopia functions, and...
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***The Dystopian Writer's Society: Version Two*** - Dystopia | inkpop.com

***The Dystopian Writer's Society: Version Two*** - Dystopia | inkpop.com | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Discuss story writing, editing writing and more writing topics on the inkpop forums.
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Miss Megan's Guide to Dystopian Fiction « Hooray for Books ...

Miss Megan's Guide to Dystopian Fiction « Hooray for Books ... | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Check. Brutal, warlike society designed to squelch any thought of rebellion? Check. Resourceful, loyal heroine? Love triangle? Trilogy? Check, check, check. Sure, dystopian novels like Brave New World and 1984 have been ...
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Why is dystopia so appealing to young adults?

Why is dystopia so appealing to young adults? | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
As an author for young adults, Moira Young offers intriguing insights into why the current crop of dystopian fiction is so popular with teenage readers...
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Why is dystopia so appealing to young adults?

Why is dystopia so appealing to young adults? | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
As an author for young adults, Moira Young offers intriguing insights into why the current crop of dystopian fiction is so popular with teenage readers...
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Hottest fall 2011 books: Fiction - SheKnows.com

Hottest fall 2011 books: Fiction - SheKnows.com | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Hottest fall 2011 books: FictionSheKnows.comFirst up, five new fiction novels that range from a stunning family drama to a dystopian take on a classic.
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Karen Meisner–A Reading List for Younger SF Enthusiasts - Locus Online

Karen Meisner–A Reading List for Younger SF Enthusiasts - Locus Online | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Karen Meisner–A Reading List for Younger SF EnthusiastsLocus OnlineView it as a sort of primer on dystopian SF. The Invention of Hugo Cabret, written and illustrated by Brian Selznick.
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The Dark Side of Young Adult Fiction - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com

The Dark Side of Young Adult Fiction - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
What's behind the dystopian trend in novels for teenagers, and why is there so much demand for it? (Room 4 Debate: The Dark Side of YA Fiction - What's behind the dystopian trend & why so much demand?
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Planesrunner : Portland Book Review

Planesrunner : Portland Book Review | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
RT @Pyr_Books: Planesrunner "an appealing alternative to the dystopian YA titles lining bookstore shelves these days." http://t.co/VC3dLXUd...
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Youth Services at WPL: Liked Hunger Games? Looking for more ...

Youth Services at WPL: Liked Hunger Games? Looking for more ... | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Looking for more dystopian fiction? TRY THESE! Enclave- Aguirre, Ann; The Wikkeling- Arnston, Steven; Beauty Queens- Bray, Libba; Future Imperfect- Breese, K. Ryer; Matched and Crossed (out this November)- Condie, Ally ...
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Redecorating Middle-Earth in Early Lovecraft - YA Dystopian Novels List

Redecorating Middle-Earth in Early Lovecraft - YA Dystopian Novels List | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
Reposted by request, here's my working list of young adult dystopian fiction since 1960. If you have any recommendations or suggestions for me, I'd be most grateful! Thanks so much.
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Little Gray Pixel: My Favorite Dystopian Novels

Little Gray Pixel: My Favorite Dystopian Novels | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it
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Fight For Your Life: Teen dystopias for Hunger Games fans - Saskatoon Public Library

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CC2K | The Nexus of Pop-Culture Fandom | Future Fragments: YA Dystopias Beyond The Hunger Games

CC2K | The Nexus of Pop-Culture Fandom | Future Fragments: YA Dystopias Beyond The Hunger Games | Dystopian Fiction | Scoop.it

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