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 – eARC Book Review

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 an ageing android, and a single memory: she has a sister, and she has to escape to find her. … Continue reading The Ones We’re Meant to Find by Joan He – eARC Book Review

‘My Name is Monster’ by Katie Hale – eARC Book Review

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 the coast of Scotland, everyone she knows is dead, and she believes she is alone in an empty … Continue reading ‘My Name is Monster’ by Katie Hale – eARC Book Review

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

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 in a pocket of London and doted upon by a small, ageing community, the pair spend their days mudlarking for artefacts from history and looking … Continue reading ‘The Quiet at the End of the World’ by Lauren James – Book Review

‘The End of the Ocean’ by Maja Lunde – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads From the author of the #1 international bestseller The History of Bees, a captivating new novel about the threat of a worldwide water shortage as seen through the eyes of a father and daughter. In 2017, seventy-year-old Signe sets out on a hazardous voyage to cross an entire ocean in only a … Continue reading ‘The End of the Ocean’ by Maja Lunde – eARC Book Review

‘Doggerland’ by Ben Smith – eARC Book Review

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 never-ending work as the waves roll, dragging strange shoals of flotsam through the turbine fields. Land is only … Continue reading ‘Doggerland’ by Ben Smith – eARC Book Review