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borderlines

You Review: Borderlines – Michela Wrong

Reviewed by Iris Veldhuizen Borderlines is a story about British lawyer Paula Shackleton, who is trying to deal with grief while at the same time working on a border arbitration case regarding the African state of North Darrar. Her part …

armada

You Review: Armada – Ernest Cline

Reviewed by Lauren Hoeve SYNOPSIS:  Zack Lightman has spent his life dreaming. Dreaming that the real world could be a little more like the countless science-fiction books, movies, and video games he’s spent his life consuming. Dreaming that one day, …

Under Ground

You Review: Under Ground – S.L. Grey

Reviewed by Femke de Moor Under Ground by S.L. Grey is about The Sanctum, deep underground and a luxurious, self-sustaining condominium. When there is a super-flu outbreak and mankind are in danger, a few rich (and paranoid) families move into …

Orphan #8

You Review: Orphan #8 – Kim van Alkemade

Reviewed by Renée Korver-Michan Orphan Number Eight, a novel by Kim van Alkemade (who must have Dutch ancestors by the way) tells the story of Rachel Rabinowitz, a woman in her forties who works with the elderly and was raised …

A Swollen Red Sun - Matthew McBride

Staff Review: A Swollen Red Sun – Matthew McBride

Reviewed by Jilles A Swollen Red Sun by Matthew McBride is like nothing I have ever read before. It is noir, definitely, it is full of original and crazy characters, absolutely, the most horrible things happen that are completely unexpected and …