Best climate change fiction books, from The Overstory to Flight Behaviour – but why aren’t there more?

In his collection of essays that make up The Great Derangement (2016), author Amitav Ghosh investigates why fiction writers have remained largely silent about climate change despite the damning evidence.There are books – and very good ones – written about the topic, but compared to the massive scale and far-reaching implications of the problem, the number is dwarfed into insignificance.But perhaps this enormity is partly to blame: writers, artists and thinkers are struggling to find the…

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