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Post-apocalyptic

Book Review: The Vagrant by Peter Newman

by Boreas

Harper Voyager U.K. (Apr, 2015), Cover by Jamie Jones   Quests are ubiquitous in all cultures. Joseph Campbell carefully explained the hows and whys of every major story being a quest, a hero’s journey in some form or the other. Peter Newman’s The Vagrant (2015) is another quest narrative and follows the format of Campbell’s monomyth to a […]

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Book Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson

by Boreas

HarperCollins hc, 2015, Cover by Johnathan Knowles   Rarely is a disaster novel written with the kind of flair and attention to detail as this latest offering by Neal Stephenson. Stranger still is how a narrative on the near extinction of the human race after a mysterious apocalyptic event can be leavened with the kind of […]

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