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Doucette, Gene

Summary: The whateverpocalypse. That's what Toure, a twenty-something Cambridge coder, calls it after waking up one morning to find himself seemingly the only person left in the city. Once he finds Robbie and Carol, two equally disoriented Harvard freshmen, he realizes he isn't alone, but the name sticks: Whateverpocalypse. But it doesn't explain where everyone went. It doesn't explain how the city...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC DOU

Riddle, A. G.

Summary: Can humanity survive on a new world? On Eos, the last survivors of the Long Winter face their greatest challenge yet--and race to unravel the deepest secrets of the grid. The last survivors of the human race escaped a ruined Earth. Their new homeworld--Eos--seemed perfect at first. Warm. Hospitable. Safe from the grid. But everything isn't as it seems. The first colony of settlers--from the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC RID

Thier, Aaron

Summary: Key West, 2016. Sea levels are rising, coral reefs are dying. In short, everything is going to hell. It's here that two young filmmakers find something to believe in: an old sailor who calls himself Daniel Defoe and claims to be five hundred and sixty years old. In fact, old Dan is in the prime of his life -- an incredible, perhaps eternal American life. The story unfold over the course of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Their 2016

Modesitt, L. E.

Summary: The lives and fates of three civilizations separated in time become intertwined as the forces behind an indestructible and massive canal 2,000 miles long and spanning the mid-continent of Earth react to a plot to overthrow the world government, and three teams of scientists find their lives changed beyond belief.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOD

Lanchester, John

Summary: "The best-selling author of The Debt to Pleasure and Capital returns with a chilling fable for our time. Ravaged by the Change, an island nation in a time very like our own has built the Wall--an enormous concrete barrier around its entire border. Joseph Kavanagh, a new Defender, has one task: to protect his section of the Wall from the Others, the desperate souls who are trapped amid the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAN

Robinson, Kim Stanley.

Contents: A new reality -- Cut to the chase -- Going feral -- The technological sublime -- Undecided -- Sacred space -- Emerson for the day -- Partially adjusted demand -- The dominoes fall -- You get what you get.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

Miller, Sam J.

Summary: After the climate wars, a floating city is constructed in the Arctic Circle, a remarkable feat of mechanical and social engineering, complete with geothermal heating and sustainable energy. Now crime and corruption have set in, the contradictions of incredible wealth alongside poverty are spawning unrest, and a new disease called "the breaks" is ravaging the population. When a strange new...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

D'Lacey, Chris.

Summary: As the weather grows wilder and the ice caps melt, Arctic bears starve, dragons awake, the earth goddess Gaia becomes restless, and Alexa, the daughter of best-selling author David Rain, uses her special abilities in an attempt to save the world from the forces of evil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DLA

Peper, Eliot

Summary: A rising star at a preeminent political lobbying firm, Dag Calhoun represents the world's most powerful technology and energy executives. But when a close brush with death reveals that the influence he wields makes him a target, impossible cracks appear in his perfect, richly appointed life. Like everyone else, Dag relies on his digital feed for everything--a feed that is as personal as it is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 47North 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEP

Moore, Lindsay

Summary: A polar bear waits patiently for spring when the ice breaks up, but after months of hunting, paddling, and resting on ice floes, summer ends and the bear must swim very far to find land. Includes facts about polar bears and the effect of climate change on their environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MOO

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MOO

Bova, Ben

Summary: In Ben Bova's previous novel New Earth, Jordan Kell led the first human mission beyond the solar system, where they discovered the ruins of an ancient alien civilization. But one alien AI survived, and it revealed to Jordan Kell that an explosion in the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy has created a wave of deadly radiation, expanding out from the core toward Earth. Unless the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2016

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Lessing, Doris May

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LES

Lessing, Doris May

Summary: In a world destroyed by environmental damage, a people trek north in search of the remnants of civilization. They include two children and it is through their eyes that the novel analyzes the real meaning of civilization.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFlamingo 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LES

McAuley, Paul J.

Summary: Twenty-third century Earth, ravaged by climate change, looks backwards to the holy ideal of a pre-industrial Eden. Political power has been grabbed by a few powerful families and their green saints. Millions of people are imprisoned in teeming cities; millions more labour on Pharaonic projects to rebuild ruined ecosystems. On the moons of Jupiter and Saturn, the Outers, descendants of refugees...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pyr 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCA

Bova, Ben

Summary: "In Ben Bova's previous novel New Earth, Jordan Kell led the first human mission beyond the solar system. They discovered the ruins of an ancient alien civilization. But one alien AI survived, and it revealed to Jordan Kell that an explosion in the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy has created a wave of deadly radiation, expanding out from the core toward Earth. Unless the human...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOV

Bell, Matt

5 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "In the vein of Neal Stephenson and Jeff VanderMeer, an epic speculative novel from Young Lions Fiction Award-finalist Matt Bell, a breakout book that explores climate change, manifest destiny, humanity's unchecked exploitation of natural resources, and the small but powerful magic contained within every single apple"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Custom House 2021

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Robinson, Kim Stanley

5 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "From legendary science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson comes a vision of climate change unlike any ever imagined. Kim Stanley Robinson is one of contemporary science fiction's most acclaimed writers, and with this new novel, he once again turns his eye to themes of climate change, technology, politics, and the human behaviors that drive these forces. But his setting is not a desolate,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2020

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Baxter, Stephen.

Summary: Ten thousand years ago, a vast, fertile plain linked the British Isles to Europe. Home to a tribe of simple hunter-gatherers, Northland teems with nature's bounty, but is also subject to its whims. Fourteen-year-old Ana calls Northland home, but her world is changing. The air is warming, the ice is melting, and the seas are rising. One day Ana meets a traveler from a far-distant city called...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roc 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAX

Corwin, Jeff.

Summary: During a week-long trip to Alaska with his scientist-parents and younger sister, nine-year-old Benjamin observes the effects of climate change in preparation for writing a research paper for school.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Corwin 2010

Baxter, Stephen.

Summary: Four hostages are finally released, but they face a world suddenly inundated as vast amounts of water is released from the earth's mantle. As the world's cities and countries disappear under the rising seas, humanity faces unimaginable global disaster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roc 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAX

Reilly, Meg Little

Summary: "Ash and Pia move from hipster Brooklyn to rustic Vermont in search of a more authentic life. But just months after settling in, the forecast of a superstorm disrupts their dream. Fear of an impending disaster splits their tight-knit community and exposes the cracks in their marriage. Where Isole was once a place of old farm families, rednecks and transplants, it now divides into paranoid...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION REI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Reilly 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P REI

Stine, Alison

Summary: "Wylodine comes from a world of paranoia and poverty; her family grows marijuana illegally, and life has always been a battle. Now she's been left behind to tend the crop alone. Then spring doesn't return for the second year in a row, bringing unprecedented, extreme winter. With grow lights stashed in her truck and a pouch of precious seeds, she begins a journey, determined to start over away...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STI

Baxter, Stephen.

Summary: It's the year 2041. The oceans have risen rapidly, and soon the entire planet will be submerged. But hope has arisen with the discovery of another life-sustaining planet light-year away. Only a small number will be able to make the journey-- and the competition for survival can kill human compassion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAX

Sutton, Laurie

Summary: "Poison Ivy wants to protect the plants in Gotham City Park from climate change. Although that may sound like a noble plan, her solution actually seals off the entire park inside a giant, plant-based dome! With helpless citizens trapped inside, it's up to Batgirl to fight through the villain's fearsome flora"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, an imprint of Capstone 2021

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