Breakdown by Katherine Amt Hanna

I simply cannot resist an apocalypse story. Especially one grounded in real life, rather than fantasy / horror tropes. So Breakdown was a must! It’s very different from the usual premise. A virus¬†wipes out a critical portion of the world’s population, meaning that the survivors have to painstakingly reconstruct society (oh, how I loved theContinue reading “Breakdown by Katherine Amt Hanna”

The Carrier by Sophie Hannah

This is a really tricky one to review. I usually love Hannah’s books – they’re properly riveting, and shocking, and uncomfortable. The Carrier is definitely uncomfortable, but I can’t say I enjoyed that feeling this time. And looking at the reviews on Amazon, it seems to have similarly divided other fans. Gaby is a wealthyContinue reading “The Carrier by Sophie Hannah”