Edward P. Morgan has said, ” A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face. He also added, “It is one of the few havens remaining where a man’s mind can get both provocation and privacy.”
The simplest way of defining dystopian novels is to know what the word dystopia means. A dystopia is a society that has gone wrong. It may be due to a natural disaster such as an atomic explosion or floods wiping out the population. Equally it can be due to a repressive government or robots taking over the world.
As usual, Clive Cussler stays right on top of current world events in his latest Dirk Pitt novel, Arctic Drift. This time, not surprisingly, the book set in the year 2011 revolves around the financial crisis and global warming.