"Hope was a curious thing—both the remedy to misfortune and the cause of complacency." Set in an isolated Manhattan after a deadly plague ravaged the earth, the city changes its name to New America. The citizens are told no one survived outside the walls and the Bureau instilled an organized system of society to ensure [...]
"Paul knew from experience that the dead did not have futures, only pasts that repeated until madness." There's a war going on alright. It was the one where I fought to fall asleep after closing the cover of this book late last night! Holy freakish delights, did I not see this gem of a horror [...]
"From America to Australia and beyond. The sea change is coming for everyone, rich and poor alike." Take one serious helping of climate change, stir in a heaping blend of international conspiracy, and top it off with a high stakes competition. This is the frightening future of The Final Six. When we meet Naomi and [...]
Retellings. Assassins. Murder and space. These are a few of my favorite things... Welcome to the Toccata System. There are three books in the Toccata System, plus a short story. Each one is told from a different perspective, but the overall plot, along with multiple character arcs, intersect in fantastic and brilliant ways. In further [...]
Beyond science fiction or suspense, The God Game is a deeply philosophical novel exploring not just what can go wrong with tech, but how complex unraveling human nature truly is.
Ashlords - Review
Happy Friday JR! Today, in celebration of tomorrow being Friday and this being both the shortest and the longest week ever, I am so excited to share an intriguing and captivating fantasy novel with you! It is another book I've discovered thanks to the awesome team at Rockstar Book Tours, and seriously, these guys have [...]
** This review was originally posted at http://www.teenreads.com - see it HERE** "Get a man talking, and he will hand you a weapon. Keep him talking, and he will show you where to point it." Amy Rose Capetta weaves a captivating tale, full of hidden magic and political intrigue in her newest novel, THE BRILLIANT [...]
"Who do you trust when you can't trust yourself?"
"There is no loneliness worse than a loneliness being surrounded by other people." Amy is a full time mother and part time PR person for a start-up tech company. Donny, son of her best friend, has developed an algorithm that can open the world of "multiverses" to the user. Every possible decision, stemming to a [...]