The Last by Hanna Jameson [review]

The Last by Hanna Jameson

Title: The Last Author: Hanna Jameson Publisher: Penguin Books UK [Synopsis] Breaking: Nuclear weapon detonates over Washington Breaking: London hit, thousands feared dead Breaking: 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… Continue reading The Last by Hanna Jameson [review]


Vox [review]

Title: Vox Author: Christina Dalcher Publisher: HQ [Synopsis] Set in an America where half the population has been silenced, VOX is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter. On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than 100 words daily, Dr. Jean McClellan… Continue reading Vox [review]

The Memory Chamber [audiobook review]

Title: The Memory Chamber Author: Holly Cave Publisher: Quercus [Synopsis] True death is a thing of the past. Now you can spend the rest of eternity reliving your happiest memories: that first kiss, falling in love, the birth of your children, enjoyed on loop for ever and ever. Isobel is a Heaven Architect, and she… Continue reading The Memory Chamber [audiobook review]

The Feed [review]

Title: The Feed Author: Nick Clark Windo Publisher: Headline [Synopsis] 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… Continue reading The Feed [review]

Before This Is Over [review]

Title: Before This Is Over Author: Amanda Hickie Publisher: Headline [Synopsis] Meet Hannah Halloran. Wife of Sean, mother of teenage Zac and little Oscar. Their comfortable home is in a suburb of a city unaffected by the deadly flu that's killed thousands. But Hannah is tense. She's worried about Zac's vulnerability miles away at a… Continue reading Before This Is Over [review]

The Power [review]

Title: The Power Author: Naomi Alderman Publisher: Penguin 'She throws her head back and pushes her chest forward and lets go a huge blast right into the centre of his body. The rivulets and streams of red scarring run across his chest and up around his throat. She'd put her hand on his heart and stopped… Continue reading The Power [review]

The Last One [review]

[Synopsis] Survival is the name of the game as the line blurs between reality TV and reality itself in Alexandra Oliva’s fast-paced novel of suspense. She wanted an adventure. She never imagined it would go this far. It begins with a reality TV show. Twelve contestants are sent into the woods to face challenges that… Continue reading The Last One [review]

Flawed [review]

Flawed by Cecilia Ahern

[Synopsis] You will be punished… Celestine North lives a perfect life. She’s a model daughter and sister, she’s well-liked by her classmates and teachers, and she’s dating the impossibly charming Art Crevan. But then Celestine encounters a situation where she makes an instinctive decision. She breaks a rule and now faces life-changing repercussions. She could… Continue reading Flawed [review]

Red Queen [review]

Merry Christmas to everyone- hope you're having a lovely boxing day, whatever you're doing! [Synopsis] This is a world divided by blood – red or silver. The Reds are commoners, ruled by a Silver elite in possession of god-like superpowers. And to Mare Barrow, a seventeen-year-old Red girl from the poverty-stricken Stilts, it seems like… Continue reading Red Queen [review]

All Is Fair In Love And War [review]

Synopsis: Set in a war-torn Australia, where killer mercenaries and violent gangs rule the streets, a lone journalist embarks on an adventure to try to piece together a broken world. Fortune favours the lucky... My Review: All Is Fair In Love And War by Michael Goodison is a fast paced, entertaining novel set in dystopian… Continue reading All Is Fair In Love And War [review]