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REVIEW: Departure by Travis Hill

REVIEW: Departure by Travis Hill

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars, Genre: Science Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 45, Level: Easy Book Description: Today is my 40th birthday. It’s also my last day on Earth. I get to do anything I want today, within reason, as long as I make it to the portal before my time is up. What I want … Continue reading

REVIEW: Red Flood by Nocomus Columbus

REVIEW: Red Flood by Nocomus Columbus

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars, Genre: Short Story/ Apocalyptic Fiction, Pages: 51, Level: Easy In the future, a young boy is being raised by his grandmother. One day, tragedy strikes and the boy must run. Then he is found by his long lost father and a trip through The Badlands commences. What is at … Continue reading

REVIEW: UnStrung (Unwind #1.5) by Neal Shusterman

REVIEW: UnStrung (Unwind #1.5) by Neal Shusterman

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars, Genre: Fiction/ Dystopian, Pages: 50, Reading Level: Easy/ Intermediate Book Description from Barnes & Noble: “How did Lev Calder move from an unwillingly escaped Tithe to a clapper? In this revealing short story, Neal Shusterman opens a window on Lev’s adventures between the time he left CyFi and showed … 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