Acceptance by Jeff VanderMeer Rating -  5 out of 5 Acceptance by Jeff VanderMeer, the last in the Southern Reach Trilogy, gives answers to some of the questions that we have been wondering. It follows what happens inside the Southern Reach after the surprise ending of Authority, as well as following other timelines that led up to the beginning of the...
Authority by Jeff Vandermeer Rating -  4.33 out of 5 Authority by Jeff Vandermeer is the follow up to Annihilation, starting in the Southern Reach just after the 12th expedition has failed. While the Southern Reach is still reeling, John Rodriguez, a.k.a. Control takes the director position to try to put the organization to rights. Over the course of a week,...
Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer Rating -  4.33 out of 5 Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer reads like a dream. The novel centers around the Biologist, a woman who, as a part of an expedition into the Southern Reach, travels into one of the most bizarre biomes with the hopes of discovering its secrets. As the story unfolds it becomes obvious that there is...
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Rating - 5 out of 5 As the world it taken over by a mysterious illness human society crumbles to the point that nothing is as it was. In the aftermath of society's demise a group of people decide to organize a traveling symphony to preserve the works of Shakespeare and humanities interest in...