Category: Dystopian

Book Review: Skyward Inn – Aliya Whiteley

Book Review: Skyward Inn – Aliya Whiteley

I received a copy of this book from the publisher. About The Book Skyward Inn, within the high walls of the Western Protectorate, is a place of safety, where people come together to tell stories of the time before the war with Qita. But safety from what? Qita surrendered without complaint when Earth invaded; Innkeepers … Continue reading Book Review: Skyward Inn – Aliya Whiteley

Book Review: Leave The World Behind – Rumaan Alam

Book Review: Leave The World Behind – Rumaan Alam

I received a copy of this book from the publisher. About The Book A magnetic novel about two families, strangers to each other, who are forced together on a long weekend gone terribly wrong Amanda and Clay head to a remote corner of Long Island expecting a holiday: a quiet reprieve from life in New York … Continue reading Book Review: Leave The World Behind – Rumaan Alam

Book Review: The Dreamers – Karen Thompson Walker

Book Review: The Dreamers – Karen Thompson Walker

About The Book In an isolated college town in the hills of Southern California, a freshman girl stumbles into her dorm room, falls asleep—and doesn’t wake up. She sleeps through the morning, into the evening. Her roommate, Mei, cannot rouse her. Neither can the paramedics who carry her away, nor the perplexed doctors at the hospital. Then … Continue reading Book Review: The Dreamers – Karen Thompson Walker

Book Review: The Last – Hanna Jameson

Book Review: The Last – Hanna Jameson

About The Book Breaking: Nuclear weapon detonates over WashingtonBreaking: London hit, thousands feared deadBreaking: Munich and Scotland hit. World leaders call for calm Historian Jon Keller is on a trip to Switzerland when the world ends. As the lights go out on civilization, he wishes he had a way of knowing whether his wife, Nadia and their … Continue reading Book Review: The Last – Hanna Jameson

Book Review: Golden State – Ben H. Winters

Book Review: Golden State – Ben H. Winters

About The Book Welcome to Golden State, where the worst crime you can commit is to lie. Laz Ratesic is a veteran of the State’s special police. Those in power rely on Laz to discover the full and final truth. But when a man falls from a roof in suspicious circumstances, it sets in motion a terrifying … Continue reading Book Review: Golden State – Ben H. Winters

Book Review: Suicide Club – Rachel Heng

Book Review: Suicide Club – Rachel Heng

  About The Book What are you doing to help yourself? What are you doing to show that you're worth the resources? In a near-future world, medical technology has progressed far enough that immortality is now within grasp -but only to those who show themselves to be deserving of it. These people are the lifers: … Continue reading Book Review: Suicide Club – Rachel Heng

Book Review: An Ocean of Minutes – Thea Lim

Book Review: An Ocean of Minutes – Thea Lim

  About The Book HEIR STORY BEGINS WITH A GOODBYE. Polly and Frank are young and in love, a lifetime together before them. But one evening in 1980, as the Texas sun sets over their shoulders, the world is suddenly pulled apart by a deadly virus. Within months, Frank is dying. Polly can save him, … Continue reading Book Review: An Ocean of Minutes – Thea Lim

Blog Tour Review: All The Little Children – Jo Furniss

Blog Tour Review: All The Little Children – Jo Furniss

About The Book When a family camping trip takes a dark turn, how far will one mother go to keep her family safe? Struggling with working-mother guilt, Marlene Greene hopes a camping trip in the forest will provide quality time with her three young children—until they see fires in the distance, columns of smoke distorting … Continue reading Blog Tour Review: All The Little Children – Jo Furniss

Book Review: The Feed – Nick Clark Windo

Book Review: The Feed – Nick Clark Windo

About The Book It makes us. It destroys us.  The Feed is everywhere. It can be accessed by anyone, at any time. Every interaction, every emotion, every image can be shared through it. Tom and Kate use The Feed, but they have resisted addiction to it. And this will serve them well when The Feed … Continue reading Book Review: The Feed – Nick Clark Windo

The Power – Naomi Alderman

About The Book In The Power the world is a recognisable place: there's a rich Nigerian kid who larks around the family pool; a foster girl whose religious parents hide their true nature; a local American politician; a tough London girl from a tricky family. But something vital has changed, causing their lives to converge … Continue reading The Power – Naomi Alderman