It is always thought the future would be fun, creative, and more developed. Well, there are a lot of stories about the future from sci-fi, romance, and all other genres. Here is a list of the 15 best futuristic books everyone should read.
15 Best Futuristic Books Everyone Should Read:
- The 5th Wave – Rick Yancey
- Legend – Marie Lu
- Ready Player One – Ernest Cline
- The Darkest Minds – Alexandra Bracken
- The Selection – Kiera Cass
- The Bone Season – Samantha Shannon
- Matched – Ally Condie
- Across the Universe – Beth Revis
- Nyxia – Scott Reintgen
- The Thousandth Floor – Katharine McGee
- Mortal Engines – Philip Reeve
- Red Queen – Victoria Aveyard
- Internment – Samira Ahmed
- Zodiac – Romina Russell
- Cinder – Marissa Meyer
The 5th Wave – Rick Yancey
After dreadful 4th wave, it is presently 5th wave, and on an extended abandoned highway, Cassie is running from them. Them – the beings that are all over the countryside killing any and everyone they see. Cassie has her faith in van Walker she believes only he can protect her brother and herself.
Legend – Marie Lu
Republic is in perpetual animosity with its neighbors. 15-year-old June, born in an elite family is a wonderful being prepared for success in the highest military circles. On the other hand, 15-year-old Day born in slums is the nation’s most wanted criminal, but his motives are perhaps not as spiteful as they seem. June and Day cross path after June’s brother Metias’s murder as Day becomes the major suspect. Day struggles to maintain and protect his family and June seeks vengeance from the murderer of Metias.
Ready Player One – Ernest Cline
The year 2045 – the real world is an ugly place. The only time when Wade Watts feels like he is breathing is when he is jacked into the virtual utopia named OASIS. He has devoted himself to reading the puzzles concealed in the confinements of the world – what will happen once he gets the clues?
The Darkest Minds – Alexandra Bracken
10-year-old Ruby woke up on her birthday and felt a huge change in herself, she might have survived a deadly virus but now she has something more dangerous and it must not be disclosed – what happens when Ruby grows up?
The Selection – Kiera Cass
For thirty-five there is a one-time opportunity to go to the world of glitters, palace, and princess gowns and fight for the heart of Prince Maxon. America Singer does not desire all of this but something changes in America after meeting Maxon.
The Bone Season – Samantha Shannon
It is 2059 – 19-year-old Paige is working in the criminal world and her job is to explore information by breaking into people’s minds, as she is a dreamwalker and a clairvoyant. On a rainy day, Paige gets abducted and drugged, and transported to Oxford. She is assigned to Warden, who is now her master and trainer. To gain the freedom she must permit herself to be raised in this prison where she is meant to take her last breath.
Matched – Ally Condie
Cassia is in search of an ideal mate, and Society decides who you love and she trusts their decision. So, when her best friend’s image appeared on the screen she felt she knew it was him, but she sees another countenance for a split second. Now, she has to choose between Xander and Ky – perfection and passion.
Across the Universe – Beth Revis
17-year-old Amy joins her parents at the vast spaceship Godspeed and expects to awaken the latest planet, three hundred years shortly but what if it ends up in fifty years?
Nyxia – Scott Reintgen
Emmett Atwater is leaving the planet Earth to earn a good amount of money to take care of his family. He and none other recruits have to go down to the planet of Eden where they could find Nyxia, the most valuable material in space.
The Thousandth Floor – Katharine McGee
Manhattan – the year 2118 – but still people want something to have things to lose. In this high-technology and luxury, the characters find their position at the top of the world, but once you go up there is a way to come down.
Mortal Engines – Philip Reeve
In the war with the great Traction City, Tom Natsworthy flung from the speeding city with a deadly scar-faced girl. They must dash through the wreck and face a more frightening weapon that intimidates the future.
Red Queen – Victoria Aveyard
Mare Borrow finds out that despite her red blood she holds a deadly power, which might be the reason for the ruin of the balance of authority – what steps Mare would take after getting this power?
Internment – Samira Ahmed
17-year-old Layla Amin and her family are compelled into an internment camp because they are Muslim American citizens. Layla creates an alliance to fight for the freedom that they deserve.
Zodiac – Romina Russell
16-year-old Rhoma Grace from the House of Cancer has her strange way of reading the stars. But because she is not competent like other her classmate’s cause she has her way no one believes she is a novice that might become a reason for trouble for the House later?
Cinder – Marissa Meyer
This story is about a forbidden romance – the fate of the planet earth hinges on that one girl. Cinder, a talented mechanic located in New Beijing and also a cyborg. She is detested by her step mum and accused of her step-sister’s abrupt illness. But the moment her fate meets Prince Kai, she struggles between a deadly temptation and the longing of an evil queen. Cinder is fighting with duty, freedom, loyalty, and betrayal – but she must disclose the secrets about her enigmatic past to save the earth.