Post-Apocalyptic Canon

It’s becoming clear to me that post-apocalyptic fiction is an entire genre unto itself. Here I list what should be considered the tentpoles of this oft-marginalized category. If there are others you feel should be considered as canon, please share it in the comments. I’ve only begun to dive into this rich area within the last few years.

A Canticle for Leibowitz cover
A Canticle for Leibowitz

Cormac McCarthy - The Road
The Road

Stephen King – The Dark Tower


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