Monday, April 29, 2019

Nine top books in the new vanguard of cli-fi

Siobhan Adcock is the author of the novels The Barter and The Completionist.

One of nine top books in the new vanguard of climate fiction she tagged at LitHub in 2018:
Benjamin Warner, Thirst

A mysterious disaster has somehow burned away all the water, and while waiting for news of what’s next—and what’s behind the water’s sudden disappearance—the residents of a suburban community are driven to formerly unthinkable compromises in order to survive. Tense and character-driven, this story is how Alfred Hitchcock might have approached climate change.
Read about the other books on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue