The Best Books to Fall in Love with as the World Ends [SHOWING SLIDE 4 OF 11]

Hollywood has colonized post-apocalyptic stories, but the best world-ending tales started life as books. It’s really fun to see the world fall apart on the big screen but spookier while reading about the destruction conjured by imaginative writers. We’ve seen Brad Pitt’s World War Z (adapted from Max Brooks’ original novel), but we love these books too.

THE WORLD WITHOUT US by Alan Weisman
by Alan Weisman

"Weisman quietly unfolds his sobering cautionary tale, allowing us to conclude what we may about the balancing act that nature and humans need to maintain to survive."
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