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The Divinity Bureau: Author Interview + Excerpt

Title: The Divinity Bureau

Author: Tessa Clare

Date of Publication: September 21st, 2017

Summary:

The Hunger Games meets Romeo and Juliet in a stunning debut about a forbidden romance between a young activist and a government employee for a corrupt bureau that controls the population by deciding who lives and who dies. 1,946 more words

Young Adult

Station Eleven

Station Eleven, Emily St. John Mandel

Given that the bulk of future-dystopia novels involve zombies, I generally avoid the genre unless I read a good recommendation. 466 more words

Decay

Part One:  David

Did you ever read those dystopian novels and just laugh at how absurd it all sounded? I did. I could never imagine it. 1,512 more words

Kaydan Howison

Nick Wilford's "Black & White"

I am happy to introduce Nick Wilford, a ‘new to me’ author sharing an interesting interview and a book that sounds like a great read! 2,239 more words

Author Blog Post

Review: The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

I have a confession; despite its fame and ever popular reviews, I had never before read the modern classic that is The Handmaid’s Tale. Whilst I’d read other things by Margaret Atwood and knew that she was an excellent writer, I had never really felt a burning desire to pick up what is arguably her most famous piece of fiction. 1,275 more words

Book Reviews

"FaultLine" Part Three

Part Three                                                           Extraction

Time check: 04 48 55                     Insertion Operation: FaultLine. Prisoner Rescue.

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                “Hey! Hey, Bagman! Over here, man! Holy shit; it… 3,466 more words

Storytelling

Red Rising

Red Rising (Red Rising #1) by Pierce Brown (2014)

(YA) Fiction | Sci-Fi | Dystopia

Blurb:

“I live for the dream that my children will be born free,” she says. 1,701 more words

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