Buy at Amazon |Buy at hive|Buy on kindle Book description from Amazon: NOT EVERY GIFT IS A BLESSING Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into the wheelchair. She … [Read more...] about The girl with all the gifts
I've been really enjoying these Scalzi SF books - I've previously read Old Man's war, Ghost Brigades and the last colony. Zoe's Tale is interesting, as it runs alongside The Last Colony, telling most of the same events but from a very different point of view, that of the 16 year old daughter of the … [Read more...] about Zoe's Tale Read 52 bk 5.
(Yes, yes, I know I haven't blogged book 2 yet. But I've read it and it was wonderful and I'm just waiting to find out about the cover and stuff like that :) ) Anyway, I think this means I've caught up. Last Colony is classic SF. Aliens, colonies, battles, politics. Heroes, villains, idiots and … [Read more...] about The last colony read 52 book 3
I've been struggling with reading recently. I've started lots of books, and got quite a way into some of them, got interrupted by life and just never really felt like going back. I hate it. It's kind of untidy in my head, half started stories, but none of them dragging me back, all feeling rather … [Read more...] about Acid by Emma Pass.
The background: I've challenged Big to read 52 books this year. She will probably be mentioning them over here on her blog. I'm also going to have a crack at reading at least 52 books myself, and more importantly, I'm going to keep track of what books I'm reading to the little ones. I'm going to do … [Read more...] about Read 52 – Dystopian fiction and a lucky dip giveaway