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  1. says:

    Happy Pub Day Children think we make them but we don't They exist somewhere else before us before time They come

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    Hey my new nickname is FOUCAULT PENDELUM after finishing this book because when it came to give the stars I started swing back and forth between THREE AND FOUR THREE AND FOUR Oh this churning in my stomach would have killed me I should have eaten something strong Best choice was meeting in the middle THREE POINT FIVE Rounded up o

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    From the water we came and to the water we will return our lungs always hungering for air but our hearts beatin

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    It has happened The climate change the scientists have been warning us about for years The incessant rain has eliminated all our coastal cities Climate refugees are heading for the middle of the country Soon though even those cities will be covered with water Myra and her daughter live in the boat her grandfather built for them before he d

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    I won this ARC in a Goodreads giveaway; many thanks to the publisher author and Goodreads for this opportunity This was a gut wrenching read full of compelling desperate broken characters grappling with overwhelming grief and various personal traumas while having to dig deep to survive in an unforgiving post apocalyptic nightmarish world I won't soon forget Myra Pearl Daniel or the crew of the Sedna or the bl

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    Kassandra Montag’s debut was evocative raw and atmospheric It is 100 years in the future and the world has flooded the only habitable land are the mountain peaks Myra and her daughter Pearl are living in a boat endlessly searching for the daughter she has lost A violent encounter with a “raider“ leads her to belie

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    A promising premise that does not deliverFull disclosure I received a free e ARC for review through Edelweiss Trigger warning for rape kidnapping human trafficking suicide and drug use This is how the water takes usDNF at 76%Thirty something Myra lives in a future that could one day very well be our own Flooding fueled by climate change gradually claimed the coasts before she was born; and when she just a young woman the Hundred Year floo

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    35 starsIn this remarkable debut most of the earth is covered by water after years of devastating flooding Livable land is minimal

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    When I think of those days of losing the people I've loved I think of how my loneliness deepened like being lowered into a well water rising around me as I clawed at the stone walls reaching for sunlight How you get used to being at the bottom of a well How you wouldn't recognize a rope if it was thrown down to youThis book was ut

  10. says:

    You wouldn't want to be stranded at sea with this snooze fest Bleak bland and pointlessSo apparently the seafloor split a

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review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ñ Kassandra Montag

An inventive and riveting epic saga After the Flood signals the arrival of an extraordinary new talentA little than a century from now our world has been utterly transformed After years of slowly overtaking the continent rising floodwaters have obliterated America’s great coastal After the PDF or cities and then its heartland leaving nothing but an archipelago of mountaintop colonies surrounded by a deep expanse of open waterStubbornly independent Myra and her precocious seven year old daughter Pearl fish from their small boat the Bird visiting dry land only to trade for From the water we came and to the water we will return our lungs always hungering for air but our hearts beating like waves I really enjoyed this novel based on what the world could be like when sea levels rise and the Earth begins flooding People are fleeing inland or building boats and taking to the high seasWe follow Myra and pearl and soon after Daniel on their small boat Myra s oldest daughter Row was taken by her husband and Row s father Jacob and Myra is determined to find her no matter whatWhen Myra and Pearl get into some trouble at sea and their boat sinks they are saved by a crew planning to find somewhere to settle away from slavers and raiders The world Montag has created is truly frightening It s like The Purge where the usual rules don t apply and people will take whatever they want however they can Be warned there is violence in here it is terrifying what human beings will do to one another when they are desperate But there is also real hope in this novel The world has we know it has completely changed and will never be the same again People rely on each other like never before it really does put into perspective what may happen if we don t start taking care of our planet I saw myself in my ocean grave underwater light bluing my skin my hair floating like seaweed coral sprouting from my bones

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Ip and Myra finds herself bonding with her fellow seekers who hope to build a safe haven together in this dangerous new world But secrets lust and betrayals threaten their dream and after their fortunes take a shocking and bloody turn Myra can no longer ignore the uestion of whether saving Row is worth endangering Pearl and her fellow travelersA compulsively readable novel of dark despair and soaring hope After the Flood is a magnificent action packed and sometimes frightening odyssey laced with wonder an affecting and wholly original saga both redemptive and astonishing  When I think of those days of losing the people I ve loved I think of how my loneliness deepened like being lowered into a well water rising around me as I clawed at the stone walls reaching for sunlight How you get used to being at the bottom of a well How you wouldn t recognize a rope if it was thrown down to youThis book was utterly amazing Beautifully written bleak tremendously poignant and full of lyrical imagery and memorable characters it is hard to believe that After the Flood is Kassandra Montag s debut novel But the you read the you become fully immersed in this story you realize that debut novel or not this is one of those books you ll think about and talk about for years to comeJust over a century from now our world has been taken over by massive flooding which obliterated much of the landscape leaving only mountains and random pieces of land scattered through our world with whole cities left underwater Myra and her young daughter Pearl live off their small boat fishing and salvaging to make ends meet finding people to trade with in the few outposts that are left It s a bleak existence and Myra always exercises an abundance of caution because the floods left many lawless people in their wakeFor seven years Myra has mourned her older daughter Row every single day Row was taken from Myra by her husband just before a massive flood hit their home in Nebraska Myra had wanted to wait until her grandfather finished building the boat they would use to keep them safe Myra s husband was afraid and impatient so he took Row and never came back Myra knows the chances that Row is still alive are very slim and she should just focus all of her energy on keeping Pearl safe and happy but she can t stop dreaming of the moment when she might have both of her girls together for the first timeThe world will break you but it s when you break yourself that you feel you really can t healWhen Myra hears that Row or at least someone resembling her was spotted recently at a settlement near Greenland she is desperate to risk everything to bring about a potential reunion with her daughter She connects with Daniel a troubled yet kind man with secrets and regrets of his own and then they have to find another ship on which to make the perilous journey When they meet Abran and his crew she knows she has to hide her real reasons for wanting to travel so far but she has no choice but to deceive them in order to rescue her daughterBut there is no guarantee the ship will make it all the way there because along the way they must battle the elements bands of raiders bent on revenge for earlier slights and the uncertainty of whom among them should be trusted What will they find when they arrive at this colony Will there be disease killers a lack of resources or perhaps worst of all no trace of humanity After the Flood certainly is bleak and I kept waiting for things to completely fall apart yet there certainly is an element of hope in the book as well hope that Myra will be able to find Row hope that the ship will make it where it needs to go relatively unscathed hope that they can perhaps build a new community when they arrive I honestly couldn t get enough of this storyThis reminded me a lot of Cormac McCarthy s The Road in its exuisite telling of how far a parent would go for their children but Montag s imagery her language and her weaving of present and past made the story uniue at the same time The pacing may seem a little slow at times but it worked well for me Simply put this book is worth all the hype it will get I won t be able to put it out of my mind anytime soonSee all of my reviews at itseithersadnessoreuphoriablogspotcomCheck out my list of the best books I read in 2018 at You can follow me on Instagram at

review ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ñ Kassandra Montag

Supplies and information in the few remaining outposts of civilization For seven years Myra has grieved the loss of her oldest daughter Row who was stolen by her father after a monstrous deluge overtook their home in Nebraska Then in a violent confrontation with a stranger Myra suddenly discovers that Row was last seen in a far off encampment near the Artic Circle Throwing aside her usual caution Myra and Pearl embark on a perilous voyage into the icy northern seas hoping against hope that Row will still be thereOn their journey Myra and Pearl join forces with a larger sh It has happened The climate change the scientists have been warning us about for years The incessant rain has eliminated all our coastal cities Climate refugees are heading for the middle of the country Soon though even those cities will be covered with water Myra and her daughter live in the boat her grandfather built for them before he died She is searching for the daughter her husband had left with when the water kept rising A timely novel climate change has been a topic much written about in recent years An adventure story featuring a strong female character a mamma bear who continually fights for the daughter she has and the one that is lost As in many disasters there are those people who will help against those who take advantage A fast moving story as there is so much action though at times this was too much Also eye rolling on my part accompanied some of the happenings It was though an entertaining read Definitely an I am Woman hear me roartype of bookARC from Edelweiss