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Best Fiction Survival Books You Should Enjoy

There are countless Fiction Survival courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.

1. All That Remains: A Post-Apocalyptic EMP Survival Thriller (Lone Survivor) (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyOn the brink of chaos, the journey of survival begins.Landon Gray, a skillful “ferry pilot” who delivers planes to customers has one final drop in Alabama before Christmas. But when an EMP causes the plane he’s in to crash on the remote, snow-covered mountains of North Carolina, he’s rescued by, Beth ‘Bluebird’ Sullivan, who claims to have lived off the grid since she was born. Beth brings him back to an isolated cabin to recover while waiting for her father to come back from the nearby town. When he doesn’t return, Beth grows increasingly worried while Landon struggles with being far…
Author(s): Jack Hunt

2. Rules of Survival: A Post-Apocalyptic EMP Survival Thriller (Survival Rules Series) (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyHe hated the rules until the power grid failed.Tyler Ford is a tour guide, a brother, and the son of a prepper from Whitefish, Montana. Robbed of a childhood and forced to learn his father’s stringent rules of survival for every kind of apocalypse, he couldn’t wait to leave home, but when an EMP obliterates the United States electrical grid, takes out communication and stalls vehicles, Tyler must face the past and remember what he taught him if he hopes to make it out of Vegas alive. When chaos erupts, will you know the rules to survive?Erika Lyons…
Author(s): Jack Hunt

3. Survival, Dark Times: An Epic Fantasy Adventure (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyShe glanced down as they passed several small, barred openings. The corridors and walls had a pristine quality, even more so than the rest of the planet. White coated the floors and the walls, and it looked as if no boot or hand had ever touched them. The Queen even made her prisons look beautiful. How fitting.Sora Trok, a modest spacer, aspires for the simple life of delivering goods in the Nebula, a galaxy ruled by a powerful monarch. But when he finds a group of teenage orphans on the run from the same monarch after a government…
Author(s): D. R. Johnson

4. Minus America: A Post-Apocalyptic Survival Thriller (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyThe attack on America only takes a few minutes. The president has just enough time to sound the alarm. When it ends, nearly everyone on mainland USA is gone.Every policeman. Every housewife. Every trucker. Everyone.A continent free for the taking…Ted MacInnis is a backup pilot on Air Force Two, over the Atlantic, when it happens. A fighter by nature, he can do little but listen as the radio signals from his homeland fade away and die.However, one last call with his niece convinces him the attack left some behind. She might have survived, and he makes it his mission to find out, but…
Author(s): E.E. Isherwood

5. Allison’s Secret (2018)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyLooking for a strong woman to take on the apocalypse?Allison has a secret. Like any farm wife, she is prepared for bad storms, bad times and bad luck. Even her husband is unaware that she is more prepared than the average farm wife. But don’t ever call Allison a prepper!Riley and Will are motorcycle buddies on a mission to rescue Riley’s nephew who’s been kidnapped by his father.When a solar flare throws them all together, there’s going to be problems….
Author(s): D Stalter

6. Home Bound: A Survival Story (Hawkins Family Series) (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyThe life that Jake Hawkins knew was thrown into turmoil the day the sky turned to fire. A sudden blackout has the county in chaos. While at his office 50 miles away from his home, his wife at work 30 miles away and his kids at school, Jake must fight through roving gangs and utter anarchy to reach his wife and kids. Using his survival techniques and skills that he learned from his father and his time as a Scoutmaster, he struggles to get back to his sanctuary. Will his disaster preparedness knowledge and forethought keep him safe from danger? Will the mental strain break him or his family? Can he survive his journey to get…
Author(s): Joshua Thomas

7. War Dogs Heading Home: Wounded Warriors of the Apocalypse – Post-Apocalyptic Survival Fiction (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyWar Dogs Heading Home – (Wounded Warriors of the Apocalypse – Post-Apocalyptic Survival Fiction)When Jason Walker and his dog MMax are both badly injured in an IED explosion while serving in the European war in 2038, they are evacuated back to the United States for the chance to recuperate and heal.But before the two can reach the relative safety of their designated VA hospital in Tennessee an EMP blast creates havoc and brings down their plane, leaving them alone and vulnerable amidst the chaos of a country that is on the verge of complete and utter social collapse.Now…
Author(s): AJ Newman

8. Righteous Gathering: Book 1 of the Righteous Survival EMP Saga (2017)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoySERIES OVERVIEWThe Righteous Survival series is an epic tale of how the survivors of an EMP attack make it through the horrors of the ensuing societal collapse and begin to rebuild a livable society. It may be the most thought provoking EMP series you will ever read. It is a love story, a tale of hope, a tale of the American spirit and ingenuity overcoming obstacles. It portrays the best and worst of humanity. Told in graphic detail, it is both beautiful and gruesome. At times, you may set the book aside, not wanting to envision the truth of man’s cruelty. At other times, you may literally want to stand up and cheer at…
Author(s): Van Sickel, Timothy

9. The Terminal Run: A Post-Apocalyptic EMP Survival Thriller (The Last War Series) (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyWith thousands of copies sold and millions of pages read in the series, The Terminal Run is an edge-of-your-seat thriller that’s perfect for fans of Jack Hunt, Ryan Westfield, Harley Tate and Mike Kraus. Humanity’s darkest hour is upon us.  It’s all come down to this…When a war you don’t want kicks down your front door, what do you do?  Preppers tell you to plan for the worst.  But no one tells you what to do when a clan of psychopaths starts launching dead bodies into your encampment.  The San Francisco survivors have seen their fair share of war, but…
Author(s): Ryan Schow

10. Stranded: A Novel (2014)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should EnjoyAll Marine Corps reservist Jake Chalmers wants is to give his dying wife a last, romantic cruise to the Philippines. Unable to save her in a mass murder aboard ship, he washes ashore a jungle island, where he discovers three other survivors. Heartbroken that he failed to save his wife, he is determined not to fail these helpless castaways. Federal prosecutor Eve Eriksson rescues a young girl and her elderly great-aunt from the same ship. They badly need Jake’s survival skills, but why is he so maddeningly careful? She needs to hurry home to nail a significant…
Author(s): Don Prichard, Stephanie Prichard

11. The Survival Compound (2019)

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should Enjoy2nd edition – Re – Edited Being former cops they could not stand by and watch their neighbors be attacked by roving gangs. They evolved over time into a formidable fighting force to protect themselves and their neighbors. This is their story of the perils of survival.Jake invited five fellow cops and their families to join him and his family to set up a safe and secure retirement community in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. All the families worked together to become self sufficient and off the grid as they believed at some point in the not to distant future something would happen to cause a major collapse and survival…
Author(s): Wayne Bosak

Best Fiction Survival Books You Should Enjoy

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some fiction survival books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

The Survival of the Novel: British Fiction in the Later Twentieth Century

Author(s): Neil McEwan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK, Year: 1981, Size: 17 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1460038

Writing Apocalypse and Survival: A Masterclass in Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction and Zombie Horror

Author(s): Jackson Dean Chase
Publisher: , Year: 0, Size: 436 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2373579

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are truly hot items according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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