Publisher: Pan Macmillan AU

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Spark by Amy Kathleen Ryan

Spark by Amy Kathleen Ryan

August 31, 2012 Reviews 1

Glow ended with Kieran's worrying leadership methods and Waverly's realisation that they have nothing in common anymore. Spark begins a month after and follows Waverly, Kieran and the rest of the children aboard the Empyrean as they race to catch up their sister-ship New Horizons and rescue their captive parents. The book explores the mental strain the kids are under, having to run a ship all alone and the aftermath of Waverly's daring rescue of the girls from New Horizons in the last book. Like Glow, Spark is told from the viewpoints of Kieran and Waverly, but added into the mix...

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Struck by Jennifer Bosworth

Struck by Jennifer Bosworth

May 7, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★

The plot of Struck is interesting and new. The premise is also believable, that a religious leader could gain so much power and influence after a natural disaster that isolates one of the largest cities in the US. Mia’s addiction to lightening is interesting, and I think the author does a great…

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Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan

Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan

January 13, 2012 Reviews 0

The first few chapters of the book were very confusing for me because I felt I was missing some key pieces of information, like why these people were on a space ship, how long they had been there, how they produce food and oxygen. When all this was explained a…

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The Emperor’s Knife by Mazarkis Williams

The Emperor’s Knife by Mazarkis Williams

October 6, 2011 Reviews 0 ★★★½

This is a wonderfully woven tale that centres on the politics in the Emperor’s court. The story is told from the view of four major characters: Prince Sarmin, who has been imprisoned all his life as insurance in case his brother, Emperor Beyon, leaves no heir; Mesema, a plains-woman from…

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