Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel

Sleeping Giants has gotten to me in the weirdest, most unexpected way. On almost every level, it should slot neatly alongside the myriad of fun-but-forgettable stories I read/listen to endlessly and immediately move on from. The writing is solid but not stunning, the plot is damn good fun but not life-changing, and there’s a love […]

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Resistance by Val McDermid

Resistance is a fun little apocalypse tale from the Queen of Crime. It’s super short at barely over two hours long, but it began life as a radio drama in three 45 minute segments, so was never intended to be a full-length feature. The story follows frustrated journalist Zoe, whose serious stories have fallen out […]

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