Dystopian fiction for teens

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M.T. Anderson

SF TEEN ANDERSON

In a future where most people have computer implants in their heads to control their environment, a boy meets an unusual girl who is in serious trouble.


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Ship Breaker
Paolo Bacigalupi

Ship Breaker Series
PRINTZ TEEN BACIGALUPI

Nailer is a light crew scavenger tearing up old hulks of ships, living day to day, until a rich girl and her gleaming ship run ashore in a storm on the beach and his life gets more dangerous.


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Beta
Rachel Cohn

Annex Series
SF TEEN COHN

On a futuristic island paradise where humans are enslaved clones, a sixteen-year-old clone named Elysia seeks her own freedom.


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The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins

The Hunger Games Trilogy
SF TEEN COLLINS

Katniss has been providing for her family since her father died, but is he strong enough to win the Hunger Games, a deadly competition that can have only one winner?


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Matched
Ally Condie

Matched Trilogy
SF TEEN CONDIE

In the society, officials decide who you love, where you work, and when you die. Cassia has always trusted their choices… until now.


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The Maze Runner
James Dashner

The Maze Runner Series
SF TEEN DASHNER

Sixteen-year-old Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes he must work with the community in which he finds himself if he is to escape.


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Wither
Lauren DeStefano

The Chemical Garden Trilogy
SF TEEN DESTEFANO

After modern science turns every human into a genetic time bomb with men dying at age twenty-five and women dying at age twenty, girls are kidnapped and married off in order to repopulate the world.


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The City of Ember
Jeanne DuPrau

Book of Ember Series
SF TEEN DUPRAU

In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions.


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The House of the Scorpion
Nancy Farmer

Matteo Alacran Series
SF TEEN FARMER

In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patron, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States.


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Incarceron
Catherine Fisher

Incarceron Series
SF TEEN FISHER

To free herself from an upcoming arranged marriage, Claudia, the daugher of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, decides to help a young prisoner escape.


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Among The Hidden
Margaret Peterson Haddix

Shadow Children Series
SF TEEN HADDIX

In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family’s farm, until another “third” convinces him that the government is wrong.


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The Giver
Lois Lowry

The Giver Quartet
NEWBERRY TEEN LOWRY

Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.


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Legend
Marie Lu

Legend Trilogy
SF TEEN LU

In a dark future, when North America has split into two warring nations, fifteen-year-olds Day, a famous criminal, and prodigy June, the brilliant soldier hired to capture him, discover that they have a common enemy.


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The Knife of Never Letting Go
Patrick Ness

Chaos Walking Trilogy
SF TEEN NESS

Todd Hewitt is the last boy in a town of all men. In a town where everyone can hear each other’s thoughts what kind of secrets can be kept?


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Starters
Lissa Price

Starters Series
SF TEEN PRICE

To support herself and her younger brother in a future Beverly Hills, Callie hires her body out to seniors who want to experience being young again, and she lives a fairy-tale life until she learns that her body will commit murder.


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Delirium
Lauren Oliver

Delirium Trilogy
SF TEEN OLIVER

Lena looks forward to receiving the government-mandated cure that prevents the delirium of love and leads to a safe, predictable, and happy life, until she falls in love.


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Divergent
Veronica Roth

Divergent Trilogy
SF TEEN ROTH

Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomaly who does not fit into any one group.


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Article 5
Kristen Simmons

Article 5 Series
SF TEEN SIMMONS

Ember Miller has perfected the art of keeping a low profile in a future society in which Moral Statutes have replaced the Bill of Rights and offenses carry stiff penalities, but when Chase, the only boy she has ever loved, arrests her rebellious mother, Ember must take action.


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Uglies
Scott Westerfeld

Uglies Series
SF TEEN WESTERFELD

Just before their sixteenth birthdays, when they will be transformed into beauties whose only job is to have a great time, Tally’s best friend runs away and Tally must find her and turn her in, or never become pretty at all.


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