An Example of Eco-Dystopia; ‘The Carbon Diaries’ by Saci Lloyd

An Example of Eco-Dystopia; ‘The Carbon Diaries’ by Saci Lloyd

The Carbon Diaries is a young adult novel by Saci Lloyd. It is a novel about a year of a sixteen-year-old girl Laura as the world imposes carbon rationing at the edge of weather-related disasters. That’s why the novel is an example of Climate fiction. As a subtitle of the dystopia genre, Climate fiction focuses on climate changes, global warming and in general environmental problems. It is considered “eco-dystopia”.