Publish date: March 4th 2014
Publisher: Gallery Books
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
, Post Apocalyptic
I received a copy of Above from the publisher in return for an honest review.After reading the blurb for Above I was really intrigued and looking forwards to reading and although I enjoyed it to start with, it lost me just after the half way mark. The first half of the book held my attention. The st...
The good news: I read it in pretty much one sitting today so it is very gripping.The bad news: Thought the end was a let down,also this is as well, a book of two halves and I found the second half a bit disappointing although I can see what the author was trying to do.The kidnap plot/sub theme was f...
Above is not a typical abduction novel. It veers into the dystopian realm towards the end, forcing a reader to reevaluate one’s feelings about Blythe and her entire captivity. In spite of this though, the dichotomy between the strong feelings of loathing and terror one feels on Blythe’s behalf in th...
I received a free copy of this book from NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review.Imagine you're a teenage girl who's kidnapped by a crazy doomsday prepper and held in a converted missile silo for 17 years. Now imagine you escape with your son who was born in captivity, only to find out that the...
I received a copy of this book via Netgalley for an honest review. The story starts with Blythe, a teenager, being kidnapped by a survivalist librarian and stuffed in an underground missile silo. She is never found and lives with this crazy man who eventually joins her in living in the silo. She...