Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne Hardcover, 294 pages HL590L Monument 14 is a post-apocalyptic story that takes readers through the apocalyptic events — hailstorms, earthquakes, tsunamis and a chemical spill — that leave fourteen kids trapped in a Wal-Mart like superstore. It feels like a post-apocalyptic Lord of the Flies, with the addition of craziness when … More Review: Monument 14
The Kill Order by James Dashner Hardcover, 329 pages The Kill Order is the prequel to the Maze Runner trilogy by James Dashner. Want to find out what happened before the Glade? This is the book with the answers.
The Eleventh Plague, or P11 is an eerie post-apocalyptic tale about a boy in search of a home. Think about the panic in recent years over the swine flu. Now think about what would happen if an influenza virus wiped out most of North America. That’s P11. How would you live with no electricity? No hot … More Book Preview: The Eleventh Plague
In post-apocalyptic Chicago, people are divided into five factions: abnegation (selflessness), candor (honesty), dauntless (bravery), amity (peacefulness), and erudite (intelligence). At age sixteen, every member of society has to decide if they’ll stay with the faction they’ve grown up in, where their family is, or if they’ll go a different direction and choose a new … More Book Preview: Divergent