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The Journal of David Q. Little by Daniel McMichael

"In the year 2223, human-behavior scientists discover a small abandoned settlement nestled in the Rocky Mountains of North America. Among the ruins they find an unsettling text. It is a well-preserved journal from the 1970’s—a detailed account of life at the time by David Q. Little. As these scientists read The Journal of David Q. Little, they gain invaluable insight into the progression of events...
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Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

Brave New World cover art.
I have a fascination with dystopian novels. They explore not only the future, but also science fiction, humanity, culture, politics, and philosophical ideas. They tend to be a one stop shop for the brain. They aren't all created equally either, meaning they don't all explore the same tropes. 1984 is about an oppressed society where sex is thought of as a bad thing. But Brave New World is set in a ...
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