Filed under Apocalyptic

Review: Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Science Fiction/Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 347, Reading level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “In this terrifying tale of humanity’s desperate stand against a robot uprising, Daniel H. Wilson has written the most entertaining sci-fi thriller in years. Not far into our future, the dazzling technology that runs … Continue reading

REVIEW: Sunset Rising by S.M. McEachern

Please see update at end of review. Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 358, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “Sunset Rising” is a young adult dystopian novel. The story follows 17 year old Sunny O’Donnell and her accidental husband Jack Kenner as they escape charges of treason and … Continue reading

REVIEW: Eve (Eve #1) by Anna Carey

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Young Adult/ Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 322, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: Where do you go when nowhere is safe? After a deadly virus wiped out most of Earth’s population, the world is a terrifying place. Eighteen-year-old Eve has never been beyond the heavily guarded … Continue reading

REVIEW: Flowertown by S.G. Redling

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 378, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: Seven years ago, a chemical spill brought the U.S. Army to rural Penn County, Iowa, where soldiers established a long-term, medically maintained quarantine. Officially, it’s called the PennCo Containment Area. But to the people trapped … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi

THIS IS NOT A YOUNG ADULT BOOK. IF YOUR CHILD BRINGS THIS BOOK HOME, YOU SHOULD READ IT FIRST. Warning: This book contains graphic violence. In addition, there are graphic rape scenes that are performed in front of an audience as entertainment. Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Apocalyptic Fiction/Dystopian Fiction, Pages: 300, Level: … Continue reading

REVIEW: Yellow Card Man by Paolo Bacigalupi

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Science Fiction/Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 28, Level: Intermediate Short Story Description from Barnes & Noble: The eleven stories in Pump Six chart the evolution of Paolo Bacigalupi’s work, including the Hugo nominated “Yellow Card Man,” and the Sturgeon Award-winning story “The Calorie Man,” both set in the world of … Continue reading

REVIEW: The Calorie Man by Paolo Bacigalupi

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Science Fiction/ Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 28, Level: Intermediate Short Story Description from Barnes & Noble: The eleven stories in Pump Six chart the evolution of Paolo Bacigalupi’s work, including the Hugo nominated “Yellow Card Man,” and the Sturgeon Award-winning story “The Calorie Man,” both set in the world … Continue reading

REVIEW: Girl Under Glass by Monica Enderle Pierce

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Science Fiction/ Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 277 (eBook), Level: Easy/Intermediate Book Description from Goodreads: What do you do when you’re trapped between death and the devil? To protect her young daughter from a madman and a tyrant, Rachel Pryne must trust an enemy- one of the alien warriors … Continue reading

REVIEW: Once (Eve #2) by Anna Carey

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Young Adult/ Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 368, Level: Easy Book Description from Barnes & Noble: When you’re being hunted, who can you trust? For the first time since escaping from her School, Eve can finally sleep soundly. She is living in Califia, protected from the terrifying fate that … Continue reading