Apocalyptic is from the word apocalypse, referring to the end of the world.

Apocalyptic fiction focuses on the end of civilization either through nuclear war, plague, or other global catastrophic risk.

Apocalyptic literature is a genre of religious writing centered on visions of the end of time.

Many apocalyptic stories focus on stories that are on the brink of the end of the world of the civilization. Post-apocalyptic fiction is set in a world or civilization after such a disaster. Also called 'Holocaust'

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Of Blood and Bone (Chronicles of The One, #2)
Broken Lands (Broken Lands, #1)
Bind Me in Steel
Hazards of Time Travel
Wolves (Hell Divers, #4)
Of Blood and Bone (Chronicles of The One, #2)
The Stone Sky (The Broken Earth, #3)
Breakdown (Dark Road Book 1)
The Last Star (The 5th Wave, #3)
Hazards of Time Travel
The Last Town (Wayward Pines, #3)
End of Days (Penryn & the End of Days, #3)
The Book of M
The Queen of All that Dies (The Fallen World, #1)
The Book of the Unnamed Midwife (The Road to Nowhere #1)
Moon of the Crusted Snow
The End We Start From
Sea of Rust
All the Little Children
The Road
The Stand
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
Station Eleven
The Passage (The Passage, #1)
The 5th Wave (The 5th Wave, #1)
The Hunger Games
Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1)
Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1)
Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days, #1)
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
The Girl With All the Gifts (The Girl With All the Gifts, #1)
The Maze Runner (The Maze Runner, #1)
One Second After (After, #1)

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You know that the things you put it your head stay there, right?' 'Yeah. But you remember some things, don't you?' 'Yeah. You remember the things you want to forget and forget the things you want to remember.
Cormac McCarthy, The Road

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