Apocalypse, Chaos and Dystopia: An Apocalyptic Booklist

The City of Ember: The Graphic Novel

Dallas Middaugh
(Juvenile Graphic Novels – J Middaug)

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. 


How I Live Now

Meg Rosoff
(Young Adult – Y Rosoff)

To get away from her pregnant stepmother in New York City, fifteen-year-old Daisy goes to England to stay with her aunt and cousins, with whom she instantly bonds—but soon war breaks out and rips apart the family while devastating the land.