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 it's secrets. As the story unfolds it becomes obvious that there is...
The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee Rating -  3.33 out of 5 The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee centers around teens in the highest reaches of society. Manhattan in 2118 has become the largest building in the world and at the top lives Avery Fuller and her friends. The glamour and riches though are not all they are cracked up to...
Cress by Marissa Meyer Rating -  4.5 out of 5 Cress by Marissa Meyer makes Rapunzel look like an easy situation. While Rapunzel was stuck in a tower Crescent 'Cress' is stuck in a satellite orbiting above the earth. When she comes into contact with Cinder's crew, she begins to help them. They plan to save her from her high tower...
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer Rating -  4 out of 5 Scarlet by Marissa Meyer focuses on the story of little red riding hood. Scarlet has lost her grandmother and now a stranger in town, Wolf is here to help. Going on an adventure to find her beloved guardian, Scarlet finds more about the secrets surrounding the Lunar Royal Family and the...
Cinder by Marissa Meyer Rating -  5 out of 5 In Cinder by Marissa Meyer, a retelling of Cinderella, the future is now. Cyborgs and androids have become a regular part of life and new Beijing is the epicenter of the Asian empire. A new plague has ravaged most of the world for many years. Cinder, a cyborg mechanic meets the prince...
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...
The Circle by Dave Eggers Rating - 3.88 out of 5 In The Circle by Dave Eggers, Mae Holland starts at the most popular internet company in the world - The Circle. The company funds the innovative ideas of the smartest people in the world. They do this by providing some of the most advanced data collection services known to man....