We all could use a little perspective right now. And given the bitterness on all sides, the viewpoint of the great dystopian authors might be just what we need. Here's your cathartic reading list — proof that it could be a lot worse.
- The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin
- Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
- The Doomed City by Arkady and Boris Stugatsky
- Red Alert by Peter George
- The Circle by Dave Eggers
- Animal Farm by George Orwell
- The Plot Against America by Philip Roth