Outside - a post-apocalyptic novel
Pages no: 300
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Post Apocalyptic
, Young Adult Romance
Series: Outside (#1)
This second book in the "Shattered Worlds" dystopian collection is a mixture of great ideas and disappointing results. This story alternates between two stories, one told by Riley -- a 16 year old girl -- and the other told by a woman named Eleanor. Riley's story takes place roughly 16 1/2 years aft...
I had just really bland feelings about this one. I thought it had real undeveloped potential, and maybe that had to do with the fact that it was self-published, and needed and editor to push things along a bit. The plot idea was interesting, and the idea of the two narrators could have been dynamic,...
Outside is set in a post apocalyptic Britain, where groups of residents have set up secure enclaves to shelter from the lawless un-predictable world outside. Following the story of two girls in different era’s, both have to make tough decisions which will have ramifications for their families.Riley,...
4 sofas to Outside by Shalini Boland! Would have been 5, but just a bit too similar to 'Blood Red Road' by Moira Young for me. Excellent writing though!
The world has been changed by a series of terror attacks, causing riots and subsequently segregation of the population into Perimeters for those who are lucky enough to have money and connections, or isolated trading posts where large parts of the population live in close quarters on the knifes edge...