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Good and Evil


Ted Dekker books deal with good versus evil in various settings and are of high interest to our senior school students

Evil Genius by Catherine Jinks. It is the story of a boy who is groomed to be an evil genius by his father, a criminal mastermind. But the boy begins to question...

Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Captain Corellei's Mandolin and Birds Without Wings by Louis de Bernieres.


Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry.


Malcolm Rose books which have a feel of this about them like Transplant and Clone and other novels that deal with the implications of genetic manipulation


Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood.

The world According to Larry by Janet Tashjian which is kind of about apathy and the harm it can do.

Deep Fried by Bernard Beckett

You could go down the fantasy route with Phillip Pullman and Tolkien but that might not be what you want.
There are lots of non-fiction examples too.

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne

The Rules of Survival by Nancy Werlin

The Great Gatsby" - Fitzgerald


The wave by Morton Rhue

Big mouth and ugly girl