Tag: gone series review


9 Best Apocalyptic Fiction Novels

No book review this week as I’m still working through two chunkers: Roses by Leila Meacham and The City of Mirrors by Justin Cronin. The latter reminded me that I wanted to do a roundup of my favorite piece of apocalyptic and dystopian fiction, a subject that I read a lot of. Merriam-webster defines “Apocalypse” as: A great disaster : a sudden and very bad event that … Read More 9 Best Apocalyptic Fiction Novels

Series Spotlight: Gone Series

By Michael Grant Last week, I finished reading the sixth and final book in the Gone series. This has truly been one of my favorite young adult series. It’s The Hunger Games meets Lord of the Flies x10. The series starts when every person over the age of fifteen vanishes from the town of Perdido Beach, leaving the kids to fend for themselves. Not only … Read More Series Spotlight: Gone Series


Fear (Gone Series #5) by Michael Grant It’s been one year since all the adults disappeared. Gone. Despite the hunger and the lies, even despite the plague, the kids of Perdido Beach are determined to survive. Creeping into the tenuous new world they’ve built, though, is perhaps the worst incarnation yet of the enemy known as the Darkness: fear. Within the FAYZ, life breaks … Read More Fear