The Handmaid's Tale

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      Claire North

      Theo, an employee at the Criminal Audit Office dutifully assesses crimes and ensures that perpetrators pay their debts to society in cash instead of prison time, until his friend, Dani, is murdered.

    • Archetype
      M.D. Waters

      Waking in the hospital with no memory, Emma learns her happy life story from her powerful husband, while tormenting dreams suggest a completely different past shaped by war, a camp where girls are trained to be wives, and her love for another man. In a future where women are a rare commodity, she fights for freedom but is held captive by the love of two men--one her husband, the other her worst enemy. If only she could remember which is which.

    • Before She Sleeps
      Bina Shah

      In a near-future Middle East, gender selection, war and disease have brought the ratio of men to women to alarmingly low levels. The government uses terror and technology to control its people and force women to take multiple husbands and have children as quickly as possible. Yet some women resist and live in an underground group that refuses to be part of the system.

    • The Completionist
      Siobhan Adcock

      In a near future overshadowed by widespread infertility, the disappearance of a woman who had been displaying disturbing behavior for months forces her devoted sister to make difficult choices affecting her own rare pregnancy.

    • Future Home of the Living God
      Louise Erdrich

      Explores the possibility of evolution reversing, told from the perspective of a pregnant woman who is writing a journal to her unborn child.

    • Gather the Daughters
      Jennie Melamed

      Starving herself to fend off adulthood in a radical post-apocalypse community where a few chosen men scavenge for detritus and women are little more than breeders, a teen leader investigates a shocking mystery that is contradictory to law before risking her life to organize a girl uprising.

    • Gnomon
      Nick Harkaway

      A tale set in a near-future, high-tech surveillance state follows the suspicious death of a dissident in custody and finds state inspector Mielikki Neith immersing herself in the victim's world, where she encounters a panorama of characters and innovations that transform her perspectives.

    • On Such A Full Sea
      Chang-rae Lee

      In a class-divided future America where urban neighborhoods function as labor colonies for elite charter villages, Fan, a female fish-tank diver, embarks on what becomes a legendary quest to find the man she loves in a region overcome by anarchic forces.

    • The One
      John Marrs

      A decade after scientists discover that everyone has a "soulmate gene" that they share with just one other person, five people meet their matches, only to be torn by shocking secrets.

    • The Power
      Nancy Alderman

      When a new force takes hold of the world, people from different areas of life are forced to cross paths in an alternate reality that gives women and teenage girls immense physical power that can cause pain and death.

    • Red Clocks
      Leni Zumas

      Abortion is once again illegal in America, in-vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to every embryo. In a small Oregon fishing town, five very different women navigate these new barriers alongside age-old questions surrounding motherhood, identity, and freedom.

    • When She Woke
      Hillary Jordan

      A young woman in Texas awakens to a nightmarish new life: her skin has been genetically altered, turned bright red as punishment for the crime of having an abortion. Stigmatized and in a hostile and frightening world, Hannah Payne must make a perilous journey northward to safety.

    • The Wolves of Winter
      Tyrell Johnson

      A brave survivor in a post apocalypse society practices hunting skills in the snowy Canadian Yukon before being compelled into a role she never imagined by an enigmatic man who carries dark secrets.

    • Vox
      Vox
      Christina Dalcher

      This is the harrowing story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter. On the day the US government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than one hundred words per day, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial. This can't happen here. But soon, women aren’t permitted to hold jobs, girls aren’t taught to read or write. Females no longer have a voice but Jean is determined to reclaim hers.