Review: The Dog Stars by Peter Heller

The Dog Stars by Peter Heller is a dystopia novel published in 2012.  It was a 2013 nominee for the Arthur C Clarke Award for Best Novel.  This is another novel that has been on my TBR list since it came out.  "Hig somehow survived the flu pandemic that killed everyone he knows. Now his... Continue Reading →

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Review: California by Edan Lepucki

California was another popular book this year and I couldn't wait to read this one. Here is the blurb from GoodReads: "The world Cal and Frida have always known is gone, and they've left the crumbling city of Los Angeles far behind them. They now live in a shack in the wilderness, working side-by-side to... Continue Reading →

Review: The Twelve by Justin Cronin

The Twelve is the 2nd novel of The Passage trilogy by Justin Cronin and an incredible follow up to the impressive first novel The Passage (read my review of The Passage)  When I read the first novel I was taken by the proportions of the story.  It spanned many decades and every character would play... Continue Reading →

Review: Justin Cronin’s The Passage

“It happened fast. Thirty-two minutes for one world to die, another to be born.”  Epic.  I don’t use this word lightly when refering to books but Justin Cronin’s The Passage is epic in every sense of the word.  An incredible work skilfully dealing with decades and decades of events which tumble together to form a... Continue Reading →

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