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GUARDIAN 4

The Handmaid's Tale

I would highly recommend this book to older readers who are looking for something more mature than the YA dystopian novels out there today or anyone who liked 1984 by George Orwell.

KIRKUS 5

Matched

Condie peels back layer after dystopic layer at breakneck speed, Dylan Thomas reverberating throughout.

THE NEW YORK TIMES

Cell

They say it pays to steer clear of one's heroes, and after reading "Cell," I can honestly admit I am scared as hell about the prospect of ever crossing paths with Stephen King.

THE GUARDIAN

Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

The Dirk Gently Omnibus (Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul) Douglas Adams Heinemann £9.99, pp501 In 1979, on an insignificant planet in a downmarket end of t ...

KIRKUS 4

Mirage

With shootouts, knife fights and supertech spying, Cabrillo and company battle from the Aral Sea to the U.S...Above-average action from Cussler.

KIRKUS 4

Winter's Tale

...talemaking of avid genius, rarely silly or cheap, frequently stunningly poetic--but also more than a little stupefying and show-offy, without the core of seriousness that gave focus and integrity t ...

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Red Mars

and a handful of First Hundred survivors flee into the Martian wilderness, where other idealists have secretly prepared hidden sanctuaries.

KIRKUS

Feuer Und Stein

A satisfying treat, with extra scoops of excitement and romance that make up for certain lapses in credibility.

KIRKUS

Shatter Me

A dystopic thriller joins the crowded shelves but doesn't distinguish itself.

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