‘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 Doggerland is brilliantly inventive, beautifully-crafted and superbly gripping debut novel about loneliness and hope, nature and survival – set on an off-shore windfarm in the not-so-distant future. 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 … Continue reading ‘Doggerland’ by Ben Smith – eARC Book Review