Dystopian/Post Apocalypse

The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal Book Review

The Calculating Stars by Mary Mary Robinette Kowal is a prequel to Lady Astronaut of Mars. The series is an alternate history imagining of what could have happened if a deteriorate had hit each in 1952, making the earth uninhabitable and changing the space race as humans look for a new world to inhabit. Elma York, a mathematician and former war pilot is a calculator for the International Aerospace Coalition’s

Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman Book Review

Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman is an urban fantasy novel. Richard Mayhew is an ordinary businessman living his ordinary life in London. His life completely changes when he stops to help a girl he finds bleeding in the street, a girl that unfathomably his girlfriend and other people walking the streets don’t seem to notice. This one good deed shifts him from the reality he knows into the London Below, a

The Year Without Summer by Jack Hunt Book Review

The Year Without Summer by Jack Hunt is a supervolcano disaster thriller. Fresh after a divorce volcanologist, Catherine Shaw is on vacation at Yellowstone park with her son Jordan where she hopes to mend their relationship. However, the vacation is not going as planned, worryingly there are signs that the long-dormant supervolcano under the park is waking up and is on the brink of erupting. With a ticking bomb that

The Hospital by Keith C Blackmore

Augustus Berry is a survivor known as Mountain Man and in this short audiobook, we are introduced to him and the post-apocalyptic world in which he lives. The audiobook is only about an hour long but it’s great fun. We start off with Mountain Man scrounging for supplies in a hospital. The only problem is, there could be zombies around every corner and behind every closed door. Then he discovered