Book Review: The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Dreamers Author: Karen Thompson Walker Publisher: Bond Street Books Publication Date: January 15, 2019 ISBN: 9780385692441 Synopsis from Goodreads:A college girl tells her friends that she’s feeling strangely tired. The next morning, when they find her in bed, she isContinue reading “Book Review: The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker”

Book review: An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: An Ocean of Minutes Author: Thea Lim Publisher: Viking Canada Publication Date: June 26, 2018 ISBN: 9780735234918 Synopsis from Goodreads: America is in the grip of a deadly flu pandemic. When Frank catches the virus, his girlfriend Polly will do whatever it takesContinue reading “Book review: An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim”

Review: Wonderblood by Julia Whicker

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Wonderblood Author: Julia Whicker Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Publication Date: April 3, 2018 ISBN: 9781250066060 Synopsis from Goodreads: Wonderblood is Julia Whicker’s fascinating literary debut, set in a barren United States, an apocalyptic wasteland where warring factions compete for control of the landContinue reading “Review: Wonderblood by Julia Whicker”

Review: The End of the World Running Club by Adrian J. Walker

Title: The End of the World Running Club Author: Adrian J. Walker Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark Publication Date: September 5, 2017 ISBN: 9781492656029 Synopsis from Goodreads: This powerful post-apocalyptic thriller pits reluctant father Edgar Hill in a race against time to get back to his wife and children. When the sky begins to fall and heContinue reading “Review: The End of the World Running Club by Adrian J. Walker”

Review: Survival Colony 9 by Joshua Bellin

Title: Survival Colony 9 Author: Joshua Bellin Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Publication Date: September 2014 ISBN: 9781481403542   Synopsis from Goodreads: In a future world of dust and ruin, fourteen-year-old Querry Genn struggles to recover the lost memory that might save the human race. Querry is a member of Survival Colony Nine, one of the small, rovingContinue reading “Review: Survival Colony 9 by Joshua Bellin”

Review: The Dead Lands by Benjamin Percy

*I received my copy from Hachette Book Group in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Dead Lands Author: Benjamin Percy Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Publication Date: April 2015 ISBN: 9781455528240 Synopsis from Goodreads: In Benjamin Percy’s new thriller, a post-apocalyptic reimagining of the Lewis and Clark saga, a super flu and nuclear fallout haveContinue reading “Review: The Dead Lands by Benjamin Percy”

Review: East of West Vol. 2

Title: East of West Vol. 2 Author: Jonathan Hickman Illustrator: Nick Dragotta Publisher: Image Comics Publication Date: April 2014 ISBN: 9781607068556 Synopsis from Goodreads The second volume of the most exciting new book in the industry is here! “We Are All One” follows our cast around the fractured future-scape of America as we learn more aboutContinue reading “Review: East of West Vol. 2”

For the love of graphic novels!

  Title: Y: The Last Man Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artists: Pia Guerra, Jose Marzan Jr., Gordon Parlov Publisher: Vertigo Publication Dates: 2008 & 2009   ISBNs: 9781401219215 & 9781401222352 I know I’ve talked about this series before, but I’ve really jumped into it with both feet. My library has the complied deluxe editions and whoever thoughtContinue reading “For the love of graphic novels!”

Review: East of West

Title: East of West Creators: Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta Publisher: Image Comics Publication Date: March 2013 ISBN: 9781607067702 Synopsis from Goodreads: This is the world. It is not the one we wanted, but it is the one we deserved. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse roam the Earth, signaling the End Times for humanity, andContinue reading “Review: East of West”

Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Title: Station Eleven Author: Emily St. John Mandel Publisher:Knopf Publication Date: September 2014 ISBN: 9780385353304 Synopsis from Goodreads: One snowy night Arthur Leander, a famous actor, has a heart attack onstage during a production of “King Lear.” Jeevan Chaudhary, a paparazzo-turned-EMT, is in the audience and leaps to his aid. A child actress named Kirsten RaymondeContinue reading “Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel”