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Political Fiction

Description: Works of political fiction often "directly criticize an existing society or present an alternative, sometimes fantastic, reality." Recommend your favorites.

Members: 8 participating members (show all)

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60,305 members, 970 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
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42,734 members, 642 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
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40,313 members, 537 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
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28,762 members, 801 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)
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38,055 members, 735 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)
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16,288 members, 164 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)
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12,924 members, 233 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)
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7,131 members, 159 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
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5,578 members, 54 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)
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1,640 members, 18 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
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43,197 members, 1,142 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)
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32,410 members, 369 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
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25,887 members, 355 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
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18,079 members, 243 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)
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14,593 members, 350 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
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14,227 members, 293 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)
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11,564 members, 152 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)
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9,823 members, 311 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)
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9,470 members, 110 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
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9,013 members, 102 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
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8,148 members, 110 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)
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4,941 members, 81 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)
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3,862 members, 58 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
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3,618 members, 40 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)
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2,259 members, 34 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
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950 members, 20 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)
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30,854 members, 431 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: thecoroner, ahef1963, roby72

Thumbs down: ehines

Explanations:

ehines (0): I really don't see how this book is particularly political. A great one, but certainly not a "political novel."

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20,510 members, 331 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)
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10,817 members, 171 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
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10,223 members, 404 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
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8,207 members, 111 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
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7,216 members, 153 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)
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5,956 members, 131 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
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5,951 members, 73 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)
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5,820 members, 134 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)
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5,781 members, 149 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
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4,424 members, 169 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)
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3,214 members, 50 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)
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3,070 members, 28 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)
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2,767 members, 35 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
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2,496 members, 46 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)
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2,187 members, 35 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: ehines, roby72

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2,150 members, 76 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)
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2,074 members, 32 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ehines, ibinu

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1,845 members, 39 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: ehines, ibinu

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1,388 members, 18 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
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1,003 members, 14 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)
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979 members, 19 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)
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859 members, 37 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)
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641 members, 6 reviews
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)
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614 members, 11 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)
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29,892 members, 937 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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26,340 members, 286 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1

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21,511 members, 469 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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18,005 members, 307 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1

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16,635 members, 162 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner

Thumbs down: ehines

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11,929 members, 148 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1

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11,095 members, 114 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: roby72

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8,996 members, 208 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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8,671 members, 98 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

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8,304 members, 99 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1

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5,570 members, 101 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: roby72

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2,336 members, 137 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

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1,014 members, 17 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1

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760 members, 15 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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716 members, 9 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

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627 members, 12 reviews
3.01 stars (3.01 stars)

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538 members, 16 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

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372 members, 6 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

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370 members, 11 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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1 member, 0 reviews

Lists: woolly

Explanations:

woolly (1): Satire of 1950's UK political scene. James Blundell becomes MP for both Conservative and Labour parties.

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1,937 members, 53 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: roby72

Thumbs down: Bretzky1

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (September 2013)

Type: Unnumbered

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