Mile-long spaceships, evil robots, galactic warlords with
maniacal laughs, and slimy green aliens with four brains
and six armpits. Don't be alarmed but we're not alone...









   

The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy
by Douglas Adams (1979)
First book in the Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy series

   
Noughts & Crosses
by Malorie Blackman (2001)
First book in the Noughts and crosses series
   
Fahrenheit 451
by Ray Bradbury (1953)
   
Ender's game
by Orson Scott Card (1985)
First book in the Ender Wiggin series
   
The hunger games
by Suzanne Collins (2008)
First book in the Hunger games series







The declaration
by Gemma Malley (2007)
First book in the Declaration series







The knife of never letting go
by Patrick Ness (2008)
First book in the Chaos walking series
   

Z for Zachariah
by Robert O'Brien (1974)



Mortal engines
by Philip Reeve (2001)
First book in the Predator cities series
   
Uglies
by Scott Westerfeld (2005)
First book in the Uglies series








   
Genesis
by Bernard Beckett (2006)
   
Matched
by Ally Condie (2010)
First book in the Matched series
   

Maggot moon
by Sally Gardner (2012)



Flowers for Algernon
by Daniel Keyes (1966)







The adoration of Jenna Fox
by Mary E. Pearson (2008)
First book in the Jenna Fox series
   

Unwind
by Neal Shusterman (2008)
First book in the Unwind dystology series
   
The war of the worlds
by H.G. Wells (1898)
   
The day of the triffids
by John Wyndham (1951)
   
The Midwich cuckoos
by John Wyndham (1957)



The 5th wave
by Rick Yancey (2013)
First book in the 5th wave series















Ship breaker
by Paolo Bacigalupi (2010)
First book in the Ship breaker series







Exodus
by Jullie Bertagna (2002)
First book in the Exodus/Raging earth series







The maze runner
by James Dashner (2009)
First book in the Maze runner series







Gone
by Michael Grant (2008)
First book in the Gone series







XVI
by Julia Karr (2011)
First book in the XVI series







Across the universe
by Beth Revis (2011)
First book in the Across the universe series







Divergent
by Veronica Roth (2011)
First book in the Divergent series