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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,076 - Total Helpful Votes: 343 of 420
The 5th Wave: The Infinite Sea (Book 2) by Rick Yancey
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
The Infinite Sea by Rick Yancey is the sequel to the outrageously terrifying but wildly compelling The Fifth Wave which was released in May 2013. Like the earlier book, this mishmash of science fiction, fantasy, adventure, romance and paranormal will blow away readers with excitement and suspense as author Rick Yancey crafted a truly breathtaking page-turner that will not let up until the final page. This is a story told on an epic scale that will leave readers clamoring more.

Those who have read The Fifth Wave will definitely love to get another glimpse of Evan and Cassie. Then there is Ringer who plays an important part in the overall development of the story. What make The… Read more
Edge of Eternity (The Century Trilogy) by Ken Follett
7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
Written like a historical, set like an epic, paced like a war and opulent like a fantasy, Edge of Eternity, the last installment in the sweeping and majestic Century Trilogy, is a genre-bending novel that skimmed through almost half a century of human history through the stories of five intertwined families as they embark on a life-changing journey forced upon them by the tumultuous and rapidly shifting sands of world events unfolding around them. Bestselling author Ken Follett's craftsmanship as a master storyteller and narrator of world shaking events burst through each page of this tome of a work that brings the sprawling trilogy to a satisfying and explosive conclusion.

Edge… Read more
Bryant & May - The Bleeding Heart: (Bryant & May B&hellip by Christopher Fowler
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Bryant & May and The Bleeding Heart by Christopher Fowler is the eleventh book in the Bryant & May series and is as entertaining as ever. The Peculiar Crimes Unit is now headed by Orion Banks and comes under the jurisdiction of the City of London Police. As a woman who plays by the book in order to further her career, she is determined not to let her stint in the unit ruin her careers and opted to play safe by asking the unit members to obtain prior sanction. But can a unit that is entrusted to tackle extraordinary cases as its name suggests follow the diktat of its new chief?

Two teenagers looking for a quiet place away from prying eyes witnessed a dead man rising from his grave… Read more