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Post-Apocalyptic Fiction Genre – What’s the best definition for the post-apocalyptic genre? Post-apocalyptic fiction genre is set in the aftermath – directly after the apocalyptic event, leading into the survival of humanity and the rebuilding of civilization. The stories show the crumbling of society and the struggle to survive and rebuild. There is crossover from apocalyptic to post-apocalyptic in most titles.

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post-apocalyptic fiction genre book coverPost-Apocalyptic Fiction Genre – Examples

Review this list of popular examples to help you get a better understanding of the post-apocalyptic fiction genre.

1. The Road by Cormac McCarthy

2. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

3. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

4. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

5. The Stand by Stephen King

6. Divergent by Veronica Roth

7. Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood

8. Angelfall by Susan Ee

9. Wool Omnibus by Hugh Howey

10. Insurgent by Veronica Roth

11. The Maze Runner by James Dashner

12. The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

13. Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer

14. A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr.

15. Enclave by Ann Aguirre

16. Feed by Mira Grant

17. Blood Red Road by Moira Young

18. Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank

19. I Am Legend and Other Stories by Richard Matheson

20. Earth Abides by George R. Stewart

21. Allegiant by Veronica Roth

22. The Twelve by Justin Cronin

23. The Postman by David Brin

24. The Scorch Trials by James Dashner

25. Swan Song by Robert McCammon

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Post-Apocalyptic Fiction Genre – Related Book Genres

* Apocalyptic Genre

* Disaster Thriller Genre

* Dystopian Genre

* Horror Genre Definition

* Political Fiction Genre

* Utopian Fiction Definition

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