Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Ten top climate change fiction books for young readers

At the Guardian, Sarah Holding, author of the SeaBEAN eco-thriller trilogy, tagged her top ten "cli-fi novels that make you think deeply about the human consequences of climate change," including:
Floodland by Marcus Sedgwick

Trying to survive in a devastated world, Zoƫ needs to get to Eels Island - one of the few remaining places left now that most of England has flooded - by digging a boat out of the mud and dodging the marauding gangs and a strange boy called Dooby. She hopes one day to be reunited with her parents again.
Read about another book on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue