Book Review: A Time of Prophecy (The Outlands Pentalogy #5) by Rebecca Crunden

Author: Rebecca Crunden Release Date: – Genre: Dystopian, Science-Fiction Fantasy, Young Adult Series: The Outlands Pentalogy (Book #5) Edition: E-book Pages: 330 Publisher: – Blurb: In the years since Kitty, Nate and Thom escaped the Kingdom, the Plague has ravaged the population and the rebels have seized two of the northern countries. In an attempt to bring order to…

Book Review: Holy Sister (Book Of The Ancestor #3) by Mark Lawrence

Author: Mark Lawrence Release Date: 3rd April 2018 Genre: High Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Epic Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Dystopian Series: Book Of The Ancestor (Book #3) Edition: Paperback Pages: 352 Publisher: Harper-Voyager Blurb: They came against her as a child. Now they face the woman. The ice is advancing, the Corridor narrowing, and the empire is under siege from the…

Book Review: Grey Sister (Book Of The Ancestor #2) by Mark Lawrence

Author: Mark Lawrence Release Date: 3rd April 2018 Genre: High Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Epic Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Dystopian Series: Book Of The Ancestor (Book #2) Edition: E-book Pages: 409 Publisher: Harper-Voyager Blurb: Second novel in the brilliant series from the bestselling author of Prince of Thorns. In Mystic Class Nona Grey begins to learn the secrets of the…

Book Review: Red Sister (The Book Of Ancestor #1) by Mark Lawrence

Author: Mark Lawrence Release Date: 4th April 2017 Genre: High Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Epic Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Dystopian Series: The Book Of Ancestor (Book #1) Edition: E-book Pages: 482 Publisher: Harper-Voyager Blurb: It's not until you're broken that you find your sharpest edge "I was born for killing – the gods made me to ruin" At the Convent…

Book Review: Shatter Me by Tehereh Mafi

Author: Tahereh Mafi Release Date: 2nd October 2012 Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Dystopian Series: Shatter Me (Book #1) Edition: Paperback Pages: Publisher: – Blurb: Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long…

Book Review: A Dance Of Lies (The Outlands Pentalogy #4) by Rebecca Crunden

Author: Rebecca Crunden Release Date: – Genre: Dystopian, Science-Fiction Fantasy, Young Adult Series: The Outlands Pentalogy (Book #4) Edition: E-book Pages: Publisher: – Blurb: A year into the Outlands and life has only become more dangerous and complex for Kitty and her friends. Not only are the Outcasts hunting them, but Charles and Ciara are adamant about returning to…

Book Review: A Promise Of Return (The Outlands Penology #3) by Rebecca Crunden

Author: Rebecca Crunden Release Date: - Genre: Dystopian, Science-Fiction Fantasy Series: The Outlands Pentalogy (Book #3) Edition: E-book Pages: 282 Publisher: – Blurb: When Thom Anteros is arrested after breaking into the Building of Historical Records, he demands to be taken before the King. A laughable demand for anyone else, Thom's request is granted and the King spares his…

Book Review: Kill Code by Clive Fleury

Author: Clive Fleury Release Date: 5th December 2018 Genre: Science-Fiction, Dystopian Series: The Sunset Of Magic (Book #3) Edition: E-book Pages: 220 Publisher: TCK Publishing Blurb: WHEN THE OCEANS RISE...THE TRUTH DROWNS It's the year 2031. Our future. Their present. A world decimated by climate catastrophe, where the sun's heat is deadly and the ocean rises higher every day. A world…

Book Review: A History Of Madness (The Outlands Pentalogy #2) by Rebecca Crunden

Author: Rebecca Crunden Release Date: 14th July 2017 Genre: Dystopian, Science-Fiction-Fantasy Series: The Outlands Pentalogy – Book #2 Edition: E-book Pages: 258 Publisher: – Blurb: The four remaining fugitives are now spread across the Kingdom. And with the fate of the others unknown to him, Nate Anteros prays for a fast execution. Yet execution does not come. After a…

Book Review: Beautiful Disaster by C.J.

Author: C JRelease Date: 4th September 2018Genre: Dystopian, Speculative FictionSeries: Edition: e-bookPages: 448Publisher: -Blurb:When chemists Danny and Kevin accidentally create the ultimate beauty product--with a little inadvertent help from Danny's biochemist girlfriend, Maggie--they're convinced they've hit the jackpot. After all, who wouldn't pay anything for the ability to permanently remove blemishes, burns, and even scars especially when…

ARC Review: Extinction 6 by Hosein Kouros-Mehr

Author: Hosein Kouros-Mehr Release Date: 12th December 2018 Genre: Dystopian Fiction Series: Edition: e-book Pages: 305 Publisher: – Blurb: By mid-century, Arctic oil drilling accelerates global warming and triggers famine and world war. A team of scientists launches Project Titan to reverse climate change and end fossil fuel addiction. Without a radical solution, humanity faces catastrophe.Earth’s sixth…

Book Review: The Boxcar Baby by J.L. Mulvihill

Author: J.L. Mulvihill Release Date: 12th July 2013 Genre: Steampunk, Dystopian, Young Adult Series: Steel Roots Series (Book #1) Edition: e-book Pages: 274 Publisher: Seventh Star Press, LLC Blurb: The Box Car Baby introduces the character of AB’Gale Steel who was born in a boxcar on a train bound for Georgia, according to what her papa told her.…

Book Review: Outside Looking Out: Still Basically Frightened by Vasily Pugh

Author: Vasily Pugh Release Date: 16th March 2018 Genre: Post-Apocalypse, Humour, Dystopia Series:  Basically Frightened (Book #2) Edition: E-book Pages: 260 Publisher: - Blurb: Leaner, meaner, wittier and wiser, the sequel to hit post-apocalyptic book 'Basically Frightened' is here. Taking place directly after the events of the original, 'Outside Looking Out' lands our hero in another set…

Book Review: From Wrath To Ruin by Justin Enos

Author: Justin Enos Release Date: 26th April 2017 Genre: Dystopian, Speculative Fiction, Fantasy Series:  Edition: E-book (mobi) Pages: 386 Publisher: Book Baby Blurb: In exile from his homeland... As a mercenary, Tijodrin has wandered far and wide, and now his travels have brought him to the great city of Hohvenlor, a city he knows well. He…

Book Excerpt: From Wrath To Ruin by Justin Enos

Welcome to TRB Lounge. Today, I’d like to welcome author Justin Enos, for sharing with us the excerpt from his upcoming novel From Wrath To Ruin. Read ahead to get a sneak-peek into this amazing new release. ABOUT THE BOOK: In exile from his homeland... As a mercenary, Tijodrin has wandered far and wide, and now…

Book Review: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Author: Ernest Cline Release Date: 5th June 2012 Genre: Science-Fiction, Science-Fantasy, Dystopian, Young Adult Edition: Paperback Pages: 374 Publisher: Broadway Books Blurb: In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life…

Book Review: Call A Spade by D.M. Griffin

Author: D. M. Griffin Release Date: 28th April 2017 Genre: Science-Fiction, Thriller, Dystopian Edition: Ebook Pages: 225 Publisher: - Blurb: CALL A SPADE is a tale of the silver buried beneath tarnish, of unlikely heroism, and of courage and resolve in the face of overwhelming odds. Jasper never wanted to be a hero; Jasper just wants to…

Book Review: Players by Bridget Nash

Author: Bridget Nash Release Date: 11th October 2015 Genre: Dystopian, YA Edition: E-book Pages: 500 Publisher: Wallace Publishing Rating: ★★★+1/2 Blurb: Ryan Scribe is eighteen and has it made. He lacks nothing and doesn't even know anyone who lacks anything. Then he hears a beautiful actress say, “Truth is often stranger than perception,” and he begins to look at his world…

Book Review: The Man You Scripted by Calvin Honors

  Author: Calvin Honors Release Date: 4th September 2016 Series: – Genre: Dystopian, Psychological Drama Edition: E-book Pages: 129 Publisher: Self-Published Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: 2115 London The city is overrun by organ traders in truck size hearses trawling the streets in the aftermath of the Hemo plague. Writer James Nolte meets Laila an X1 cyborg sent to scan humans for signs of…

Book Review: The Courtesan’s Avenger by Kate M. Colby

Author: Kate M. Colby Release Date: September 20, 2016 Series:  Desertera (Part #2) Genre: Dystopian, Steampunk Edition: Ebook (mobi) Pages: 312 Publisher: Boxthorn Press Preceded by: The Cogsmith's Daughter Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: A courtesan on a mission. A brothel ravished by greed. A murder to avenge. Dellwyn Rutt loves her life as a courtesan. For years, she has enjoyed the simple pleasures and…

Book Review: The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey

Author: M.R. Carey Release Date: June 19, 2014 Series: - Genre: Dystopia, Post-Apocalyptic, Horror > Zombies, Science-Fiction Edition: Paperback Pages: 460 Publisher: Orbit Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: Melanie is a very special girl. Dr. Caldwell calls her "our little genius." Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at…

Book Review: The Cogsmith’s Daughter (Desertera #1) by Kate M. Kolby

Author: Kate M. Colby  Release Date: October 15, 2015 Series: Desertera Genre: Dystopian | Steampunk | Fantasy Edition: Ebook (mobi) Pages: 306 Publisher: Boxthorn Press Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: In a desert wasteland, one king rules with absolute power and unquenchable lust, until the cogsmith’s daughter risks everything for vengeance. Two-hundred years ago, the steam-powered world experienced an apocalyptic…

Book Review: Floor 21

Author: Jason Luthor Release Date: June 2, 2015 Series: - Genre: Post-Apocalyptic, Dystopian, YA, Suspense, Thriller Edition: E-Book (mobi) Pages: 234 Publisher: Kindle Press Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: As humanity lives out the remainder of its existence at the top of an isolated apartment tower, young Jackie dares to question Tower Authority and their ban on traveling into the tower's…

Book Review: Nirvana (Nirvana #1)

Author: J.R. Stewart Release Date: November 10, 2015 Series: Nirvana Genre: Young Adult|Sci-Fi|Dystopian|Fantasy|Mystery|Romance Edition: E-Book (mobi) Pages: 186 Publisher: Blue Moon Publishing Source: NetGalley Buy it here: Amazon Blurb When the real world is emptied of all that you love, how can you keep yourself from dependence on the virtual? Animal activist and punk rock star…

Book Review: Angelfall (Penryn And The End Of Days #1)

It's been six weeks since the angels of the apocalypse destroyed the world as we know it. Only pockets of humanity remain.
Savage street gangs rule the day while fear and superstition rule the night.
When angels fly away with a helpless girl, her seventeen-year-old sister Penryn will do anything to get her back...

Book Review: Renatus

Author: Ryan Link Release Date: May 1st, 2014 Series: Stand-alone Genre: Dystopian | Novella Edition: Kindle (mobi) Pages: 99 Publisher: Self-published Source: Author Buy Here: Amazon Blurb The United States is no more. Over the course of the early 22nd century, it has dissolved into a set of hostile splinter nations; some have prospered, some…

Book Review: Kali- Destroyer of Worlds

Author: Mike Kuykendall Release Date: 1st September 2014 Series: Stand alone Genre: Dystopian | Post-Apocalyptic Edition: Kindle Pages: 384 (4523 Kindle pages)                             Publisher: Createspace Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Blurb A gamma ray burst starts civilization crumbling, and a suicidal little girl must embrace her inner darkness to survive. Through death and fire, Rebecca…

Book Review: Frozen (Heart Of Dread #1)

Author: Melissa De La Cruz and Michael Johnston Release Date: 2nd October, 2014 Series: Heart Of Dread Series Genre: Fantasy | Romance | Post-Apocalyptic | Supernatural | Science-Fiction | Dystopian | YA | Adventure Edition: Kindle Pages: 365 Publisher: Orchard Books Source: NetGalley Blurb From New York Times bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz and…

Book Review: Impervious (Ascension #1)

Author: Heather Letto Release Date: March 19, 2014 Series: Ascension Genre: Science-Fiction | Dystopian | Young Adult | Post-Apocalyptic Edition: mobi Pages: 316 Publisher: BookFish Books Interest: Requested by publisher Source: Author (Thanks a lot Erin and Heather!) Buy it here: Amazon Blurb The residents of Impervious are the remnant, the survivors of the war of…