The Mother Code by Carole Stivers – Book Review

Book Title: The Mother Code Author: Carole Stivers Genre: Science Fiction, Post Apocalyptic/Dystopian Blurb from Goodreads It’s 2049, and the survival of the human race is at risk. The earth’s inhabitants must turn to their last resort, a plan to place genetically engineered children inside the cocoons of large-scale robots—to be incubated, birthed, and raised … Continue reading The Mother Code by Carole Stivers – Book Review

The Ones We’re Meant to Find by Joan He – Book Review

Title: The Ones We’re Meant to Find (review copy) Author: Joan He Genre: YA Science Fiction, Dystopian, Family Bonds Blurb from Goodreads Two sisters. An unputdownable story. Cee woke up on the shores of an abandoned island three years ago with no idea how she got there. Now eighteen, she lives in a shack with … Continue reading The Ones We’re Meant to Find by Joan He – Book Review

My Name is Monster by Katie Hale – Book Review

Title: My Name is Monster (review copy) Author: Katie Hale Genre/Themes: Post Apocalypse, Dystopia, Speculative Fiction, Motherhood, Survival Blurb from Goodreads After the Sickness has killed off her parents, and the bombs have fallen on the last safe cities, Monster emerges from the arctic vault which has kept her alive. When she washes up on … Continue reading My Name is Monster by Katie Hale – Book Review

The Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James – Book Review

Title: The Quiet at the End of the World Author: Lauren James Genre/Themes: Science Fiction, Speculative Fiction, Humanity, Apocalypse, AI Robots, Falling in Love, LGBTQ+ Blurb from Goodreads How far would you go to save those you love? Lowrie and Shen are the youngest people on the planet after a virus caused global infertility. Closeted … Continue reading The Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James – Book Review

The End of the Ocean by Maja Lunde – Book Review

Title: The End of the Ocean (review copy) Author: Maja Lunde Genre/Themes: Drama, Speculative Fiction, Climate Crisis, Water Shortage, Dual Timeline Blurb from Goodreads In 2017, seventy-year-old Signe sets out on a hazardous voyage to cross an entire ocean in only a sailboat. She is haunted by the loss of the love of her life, … Continue reading The End of the Ocean by Maja Lunde – Book Review

Doggerland by Ben Smith – Book Review

Title: Doggerland (review copy) Author: Ben Smith Genre/Themes: Post Apocalyptic, Speculative Fiction, Literary, Mystery, Poetic Prose, Survival Instinct Blurb from Goodreads In the North Sea, far from what remains of the coastline, a wind farm stretches for thousands of acres. The Boy and the Old Man are charged with its maintenance. They carry out their … Continue reading Doggerland by Ben Smith – Book Review