Throughout the book in fact, the point of Emma was hard to fathom. If you're already booked for December don't fret. Cycle an Exotic Tropical Island! The heroic female protagonist was well presented at first, then was turned into basically a whiny girlfriend. The "love" story is not credible, you get no sense of the 2 characters having joy in each other. Never miss an A.G. Riddle book! It felt like an attempt to cross Enders Game with the Martian, but it fell flat. Additionally, I was completely engaged, from page one through the edge-of-your-seat conclusion—so much so, in fact, that I hated to turn the final page! Yeah, right. It affects your judgment.”So much is dependent on satellites.
I doubt any other book includes the word “drone” quite as many times as this one either. 4-4.5 stars.
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Their chemistry could have grown from their mutual strengths instead of his rescuing her and her following him around like a loyal puppy.This is a really poor book. WINTER WORLD: The new sci-fi thriller from A.G. Riddle. Everyone is perfectly reasonable and of course very clever with the hero being a "genius".
I don't want to buy from Amazon.A.G. Not an enjoyable read, and quite poorly written.
Most of the book is spent on the male protagonist, who is made out to be a super-genius, superhero, Great Leader, etc. I'm aware I'm odd woman out...I don't want to be! Which might explain why I eJustin A. Reynolds Shares the Black Teen Stories That Give Him 'All the Feels'
186, Sec. After our months of fires, heatwaves and years of drought I found this story, set in the very near future, about the earth facing a sudden ice age and thought it would make a nice change. This is not a genre I read widely and certainly not lately.
Not only do I love the visceral thrill of eschatological narratives and their exploration of geo-political machinations as well as emotional and psychological trauma and challenges of facing the end of the world as we know it and how people react, but the notion of the earth becoming a winter wasteland (and the reasons behind this) were fascinating to me - very Day After Tomorrow-eHaving read and thoroughly enjoyed A.G. Riddle’s Pandemic series, I couldn’t wait to read his latest, Winter World. Homepage zur Veranstaltung (19.01.2019, dm-Arena Karlsruhe). You can choose single runs, whole days or even weeks of heli-skiing in the Himalayas. Finding good science fiction, though, isn't easy. Sort of a mash-up of the movies Armageddon, Independence Day, and the Day After Tomorrow.
I was surprised, then, to find that I actually LOVED this book, in spite of the sometimes lengthy intellectual passages that explicated aspects of astronomy and space travel. There will be a book 2, I believe, but Winter World ends completely satisfactorily. Throughout the years, Yanik fell in love with adventure travel, becoming an expert.
Discover a winter wonderland world … He received his doctorate in biochem on the same day as he got one in medicine. I want to be in the group of A.G. Riddle lovers!
I've really liked all of Mr. Riddle's other books, but this one fell short for me. I honestly can't even remember anyone's names from the novel only a few weeks past reading it.
It has the making of a Hollywood blockbuster.
This book starts with an interesting concept – the world is cooling instead of warming.Very meh. And that’s no wonder: After all, the World of Mountains & Lakes is one big, glistening canvas for colourful winter adventures. Definitely NOT what I'd been expecting! It doesn´t matter if you crave a snowy holiday, skiing the Himalayas, a culturally rich skiing trip in the Japanese Mountain Range or an unforgettable Cycling Tour of a fabulous tropical, we have you covered. Enjoy guided skiing trips up the secret spots of the mountain and heli-skiing rides that will make you feel like James Bond. If you sign up for scribd, you can listen to the audiobooks as part of the membership!
455 voters I was surprised, then, to find that I actually LOVED this book, in spite of the sometimes lengthy intellectual passages that explicated aspects of astronomy and space travel.
There is no depth to the plot, and no tension between the characters. How great it could have been if he had been kept the awkward nervous genius and she the decisive strategic leader. The main character could have been more human and less all-knowing and omnipotent. I really didn’t know what to expect and found myself fully immersed in - ta da, science fiction. The book is named The Long Winter, but the actual "winter apocalypse" and eradication of most of mankind is not well covered at all.