It's been a few months since we've had a character interview as our Writer Wednesday feature, but I'm so excited to bring this super spicy one from the characters of Victoria Lee's The Fever King! Seriously y'all, this book is now one of my all-time favorites and I CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF IT. You can … Continue reading Writer Wednesday: Character Interview with Characters from Victoria Lee’s The Fever King
4 stars A fast paced adventure about the last 8 teens on Earth, Laura Pohl's The Last 8 centers on Clover, a teen who is left alone when everyone she knows is killed in an alien invasion. But when she hears a radio signal from Area 51, she crosses the country to find out who … Continue reading The Last 8 by Laura Pohl: An Action-Packed “We’re Actually the Last Teens on Earth” Story!
Some dystopian worlds are backdrops for a nice dainty love triangle. Others . . . are vicious little apocalyptic hellscapes where you need to eat human flesh to survive, or die in a giant plume of infectious mist. And This Mortal Coil . . . is of the second type. It's shocking, horrifying, a little bit … Continue reading A This Mortal Coil Survival Guide: How to Stay Alive in a World Where People Burst Into Plumes of Infectious Mist by Emily Suvada (+Giveaway!)
5 stars This book is so good it's making me feel like I want to lower my rating for We Are the Ants. Because if you liked We Are the Ants, The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza will 100% win you over. It revolves around sixteen-year-old Elena Mendoza who is the product of a virgin birth (parthenogenesis) and finds … Continue reading DRC: The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza by Shaun David Hutchinson
5 stars Prendergast's Zero Repeat Forever is an enticing science fiction novel centering about an invasion of Earth by these alien creatures dubbed the Nahx. Raven and a group of other minor delinquents were preparing to be camp counselors for a summer camp when the invasion happened. Now, they're stuck in the middle of nowhere … Continue reading Zero Repeat Forever by G.S. Prendergast
4.5 stars Nemesis is a thrilling novel about a girl and boy in the midst of a government conspiracy in the tiny, isolated town of Fire Lake in Idaho. Min has been murdered on her even numbered birthdays ever since she was eight. A man in shiny leather shoes and reflective glasses always comes to … Continue reading Nemesis by Brendan Reichs