Tag Archives: Audie Award

Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank

Read March 2016 Recommended for apocalypse fans, historians  ★     ★     ★    ★   Alas, Babylon was one of the more perplexing literary experiences I’ve had this year. Written by Pat Frank, it’s the story of Randy … Continue reading

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Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey. Or, Carol Stays Up Late

Recommended for: fans of light sci-fi Read from August 02 to 03, 2013 ★   ★   ★   ★ Leviathan Wakes broke my reading slump! Listlessly slogging my way through various reads–a couple of which came highly recommended–I was starting to … Continue reading

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Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick, or three apocalypse novels in one

Recommended to Carol by: Trudi Recommended for: die hard zombie fans Read from September 08 to 09, 2012, read count: 1.5 ★★★ Warning: this does contain spoilers. But they won’t, really. Unfortunately, while Ashes was an interesting book–it did manage … Continue reading

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World War Z by Max Brooks, or zombies: the documentary

Recommended for: if you want your brain challenged, then eaten Read from October 29 to 31, 2012 Audio and written versions ★★★★   Thoughtful and thought-provoking. Not at all the typical zombie book, and not at all what I expected. … Continue reading

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Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor or a delightful surprise

Recommended for: fans of Night Circus, fantasy romantics, people who want a good fantasy Read from December 15, 2011 to January 13, 2012 ★★★★ A very long time ago, a good friend and I sat down for an early afternoon … Continue reading

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