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A Creature of Moonlight
Rebecca Hahn
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Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
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We - 'Yevgeny Zamyatin',  'Mirra Ginsburg' I really wish I'd had the opportunity to read this book back at the age of 12 or 13 or so, when I discovered 1984 and Brave New World. I enjoyed reading this book now - but I would have been passionate about it then.

Either way, this ranks up there with the best of the classic dystopian novels. It's an incisive indictment of totalitarian states, filled with black humor and disturbing tragedy.