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    5 Dystopias Better Than the Handmaid’s Tale

    The Handmaid’s Tale is simply great, and Hulu’s adaptation does an excellent job of presenting Margaret Atwoods dystopian vision of religious theocracy. But the Handmaid’s Tale is not alone,...

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    Best YA Dystopian Books

    There are now so many young adult (YA) dystopian books out there, we had to make a list to help you sort through and find the best ya dystopian...

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    All Time Best Dystopian Books

    “Best of All Time” is intended to cast a wide net, to list those books we most enjoyed reading (rather than those that are classics like a Canticle for Leibowitz)....

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    Sci-Fi Books for Young Adults and Teens

    This list is for all of the great sci-fi out there (incuding, but not limited to dystopian sci-fi) that have a special focus on younger characters or issues likely...

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    The most amazing thing about this list is how many of these dystopian shows are playing right now. This is the golden age of dytopian sci-fi (oxymoron intended). There...

Book Reviews

The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee Rating: 2.5/5 DR Says: No A Gossip Girl or, if you’re too old or...

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Review: Age of Order

February 2, 2017 - 0 Comments
Age of Order by Julian North Rating: 5/5 DR Says: Yes! Age of...
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Review: Fire Sermon

January 4, 2017 - 0 Comments
The Fire Sermon by Francesca Haig Rating: 4/5 DR Says: Yes...

Review: Way Down Dark

November 18, 2016 - 0 Comments
Way Down Dark by J.P. Smythe Rating: 2.5/5 DR Says: No Set on...

Review: Awaken Online

October 3, 2016 - 0 Comments
Awaken Online: Catharsis by Travis Bagwell Rating: 4/5 DR Says: Yes Awaken...


The Barrens is an original multi-part series written exclusively for the Dystopianrealm.com. Installments will appear semi-regular intervals. PART...

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The Barrens is an original multi-part series written exclusively for the Dystopianrealm.com. Installments will appear...


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THE REFUGE by Jake Lions Voices trailed Kamila as she fled the forum. The words...


For those of you less obsessed than us, SS-GB is an upcoming UK dystopian alternate history television series set...

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Blade Runner Sequel Update

September 9, 2016 - 0 Comments
After years of rumor, cancelled projects, and delays, reports have it that the Blade Runner...

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