Anarchism in Fiction Public

Created and curated by Paul Watson

A selection of books that depict anarchist societies

  1. A Half-Built Garden by 

    4 stars

    On a warm March night in 2083, Judy Wallach-Stevens wakes to a warning of unknown pollutants in the Chesapeake Bay. …

  2. Walkaway by ,

    4 stars

    Walkaway is a 2017 science fiction novel by Cory Doctorow, published by Head of Zeus and Tor Books. Set in …

  3. News from nowhere or an epoch of rest by 

    5 stars

    News from Nowhere (1890) is a classic work combining utopian socialism and soft science fiction written by the artist, designer …

  4. The Great Explosion by 

    5 stars

    A cheap faster-than-light drive has permitted populating the galaxy. Each planet has become home for different social groups. 400 years …

  5. The Lamb Will Slaughter the Lion by  (Danielle Cain, #1)

    4 stars

    Searching for clues about her best friend’s mysterious suicide, Danielle ventures to the squatter, utopian town of Freedom, Iowa, and …

  6. A Country of Ghosts by  (Black Dawn, #2)

    5 stars

    Dimos Horacki is a Borolian journalist and a cynical patriot, his muckraking days behind him. But when his newspaper ships …

  7. The Last Girl Scout by 

    4 stars

    The past lies like a nightmare over the world.

    Two hundred years after the War when atomic fire rained from …

  8. Record of a Spaceborn Few by  (Wayfarers, #3)

    4 stars

    Centuries after the last humans left Earth, the Exodus Fleet is a living relic, a place many are from but …

  9. The Cassini Division by  (The Fall Revolution, #3)

    5 stars

  10. The Stone Canal (Fall Revolution) by  (Fall Revolution, #2)

    No rating

  11. Parable Of The Sower by  (Earthseed, #1)

    5 stars

    In 2025, with the world descending into madness and anarchy, one woman begins a fateful journey toward a better future. …

  12. The Dispossessed by 

    4 stars

    Shevek, a brilliant physicist, decides to take action. He will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down …

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