10 Dystopian Novels with a Modern-day Warning

Dystopian fiction has been growing in popularity throughout the decades, but until the relatively recent emergence of the internet, people always saw these fictions as nothing more than fantastical rather than a looming reality. As technology advances and our understanding of the way the world works increases, the speed of change becomes faster by the decade, and the growing cause for concern by totalitarian entities becomes very real.
Edward Bernays understood the power of what he termed “invisible governments” and how they are able to shape public opinion due to their anonymity. So, while George Orwell is a popular dystopian author to quote these days, other authors like Aldous Huxley and Neal Shusterman have just as much insight as to the way society could be shaped if left in the hands of these invisible players.
Read more... Read less...