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This is list of novels that various web sources have suggested show similarities with the presidency of Donald Trump. Very few were written with Donald Trump in mind, though more will undoubtedly be added over the coming years.

Ted Allbeury: The Twentieth Day of January
Margaret Atwood: The Handmaid’s Tale (also her MaddAddam series)
Ray Bradbury: Fahrenheit 451
Octavia Butler: Parable of the Talents
Suzanne Collins: The Hunger Games
Robert Coover: The Public Burning
Elijah Daniel and Nick Sanchez: Trump Temptation: The Billionaire & The Bellboy
David Desmond: The Misadventures of Oliver Booth/Oliver Booth and the Evil Socialite (Desmond is Trump’s nephew)
Mark Doten: Trump Sky Alpha
Joel Eisenberg and Stephen Hillard: The Chronicles of Ara: Inferno.
Michael Frizell and Jerome Maida: Political Power: Donald Trump: The Graphic Novel
Aldous Huxley: Brave New World
Howard Jacobson: Pussy
Elfriede Jelinek: Auf dem Königsweg (On The Royal Road: The Burgher King) (a play, not a novel)
Stephen King: The Dead Zone
Bernd Köhnen: Donnie Trump Runs For Class President (graphic novel)
Laurence Leamer: The President’s Butler
Sinclair Lewis: It Can’t Happen Here
Jack London: The Iron Heel
Emily St. John Mandel: Emily St. John Mandel
Cormac McCarthy: Blood Meridian
George Orwell: Nineteen Eighty-Four
Jeffrey Robinson: Trump Tower (this novel may well be Trump’s only novel, albeit ghost-written by Robinson for him. See this article for more on the subject.)
Dan Taylor: Donald Of The Dead (graphic novel)
Philip Roth: The Plot Against America
Scott Westerfield: Uglies

Other links

Forrest Trump: On The Donald’s Many Cameos In American Literature
The Year in Trump Novel Pitches:
An Agent’s Lament