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After the Flood An inventive and riveting epic saga, After the Flood signals the arrival of an extraordinary new talent.A littlethan 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 cities and then its heartland, leaving nothing but an archipelago of mountaintop colonies surrounded by a deep expanse of open water.Stubbornly independent Myra and her precocious seven year old daughter, Pearl, fish from their small boat, the Bird, visiting dry land only to trade for 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 there.On their journey, Myra and Pearl join forces with a larger ship 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 question of whether saving Row is worth endangering Pearl and her fellow travelers.A 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. Best Download After the Flood by Kassandra Montag For Kindle ePUB or eBook – wildweaves.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 432 pages
  • After the Flood
  • Kassandra Montag
  • 27 February 2017
  • 0062889362

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  1. Children think we make them, but we don t They exist somewhere else, before us, before time They come into the world and make us They make us by breaking us first After sitting on this review for a couple of days, I realize I m no closer to finding the proper words to describe how much I adore Kassandra Montag s debut novel, After the Flood I m basking in the afterglow of emotion the narrative provides, and while I feel this novel will find a level of appreciation highest among mothers, thChildren think we make them, but we don t They exist somewhere else, before us, before time They come into the world and make us They make us by breaking us first After sitting on this review for a couple of days, I realize I m no closer to finding the proper words to describe how much I adore Kassandra Montag s debut novel, After the Flood I m basking in the afterglow of emotion the narrative provides, and while I feel this novel will find a level of appreciation highest among mothers, the fast paced plot captures the attention of anyone willing to give this story a shot The book is completely different than any other post apocalyptic fiction I ve read to date, yet I did receive the same sense of growing dread and compulsive page turning as experienced upon reading Bird Box, but where the latter isof a creepy, almost horror story, After the Flood lends itself to a deeper level of character exposition, without skimping on the thrilling action scenesBefore the Six Year Flood, earthq...

  2. 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 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 bu...

  3. ARC provided by the publisher in exchange of an honest review Actual Rating 3.5 starsI am not the shards of a broken glass, but the water let loose from itThis is not the type of books that I usually read but I do not regret the experience at all It is also a little bit tricky to write a review for something out of my experience As the name implies, it is the story of a post apocalyptic world where there was a flood that changed the world and hence the name of the book and the book i ARC provided by the publisher in exchange of an honest review Actual Rating 3.5 starsI am not the shards of a broken glass, but the water let loose from itThis is not the type of books that I usually read but I do not regret the experience at all It is also a little bit tricky to write a review for something out of my experience As the name implies, it is the story of a post apocalyptic world where there was a flood that changed the world and hence the name of the book and the book is supposed to explore this world and how it was affected I had a different kind of expectations than the reality of the book, I expectedaction andworld building but what I found fascinating was the human behavior in the story and how it was written Speaking of writing, the author has a good writing style, not too serious but not sarcastic, it fits the themes and atmosphere of the story and I think that is the word I am loo...

  4. I received this book from Goodreads.It s about damn time a decent Post Apocalyptic hit the shelves.After the Flood is suspenseful, evocative, atmospheric, emotional, and heartbreaking In a menacing prediction of the nonfiction kind, Kassandra Montag gives us a ominous fictional look at a world of rising sea levels, resource scarcity, the fall of countries and governments and the rise of mountaintop colonies and pirates, the unpredictability of humans in a crisis, impossible moral choices, and t I received this book from Goodreads.It s about damn time a decent Post Apocalyptic hit the shelves.After the Flood is suspenseful, evocative, atmospheric, emotional, and heartbreaking In a menacing prediction of the nonfiction kind, Kassandra Montag gives us a ominous fictional look at a world of rising sea levels, resource scarcity, the fall of countries and governments and the rise of mountaintop colonies and pirates, the unpredictability of humans in a crisis, impossible moral choices, and the unanswerable question of how far one woman will go for her children.I suggest finding somewhere comfortable because this book will rivet your butt to the seat Be prepared for hard questions, emotional turmoil, moral impossibilities, bloody battles, and the frightening endurance of the human heartI could have told him what I knew now that you could choose to be alone like you could choose anything else Nothing out in the world never change...

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  6. I received an ARC of this book.Futuristic view of the world after a couple of massive floods that have put coastlines and mountain ranges under water Land is tight and most of the population live on boats, floating and trading Life is tough for everyone and in this book we follow Myra and her daughter Pearl.At the core of this tale is a mothers and daughters with the question, how far would you go for your children Myra lost her 5 year old daughter Row when her husband took Row and left, afte I received an ARC of this book.Futuristic view of the world after a couple of massive floods that have put coastlines and mountain ranges under water Land is tight and most of the population live on boats, floating and trading Life is tough for everyone and in this book we follow Myra and her daughter Pearl.At the core of this tale is a mothers and daughters with the question, how far would you go for your children Myra lost her 5 year old daughter Row when her husband took Row and left, after the 6 year flood, which had been preceded by a 100 year flood Less than nine months later, Myra gave birth to Pearl and tog...

  7. I received this book through a Goodreads giveaway The subject really intrigued me and I started it as soon as I could After the Flood was just as good as I hoped it would be The story takes place in the year 2130 after a 100 year flood The world is covered mostly by water due to climate change There is very little land just mountain tops with trading posts and colonies Myra and her young daughter, Pearl, live on their small boat catching fish to eat and to trade for other resources They I received this book through a Goodreads giveaway The subject really intrigued me and I started it as soon as I could After the Flood was just as good as I hoped it would be The story takes place in the year 2130 after a 100 year flood The world is covered mostly by water due to climate change There is very little land just mountain tops with trading posts and colonies Myra and her young daughter, Pearl, live on their small boat catching fish to eat and t...

  8. A promising premise that does not deliver Full 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 us.DNF 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 flood reached her doorstep the plains of Nebr A promising premise that does not deliver Full 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 us.DNF 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 flood reached her doorstep the plains of Nebraska sweeping her mother away in a tidal wave The family her migrant husband, Jacob daughter Row and Grandfather retreated to the second floor of the house, as Grandfather raced...

  9. Disclosure I have known Kassandra for years I received this copy through the Goodreads give a way and have been looking forward to reading it I would also mention that this really isn t my genre With that saidThe story is riveting I would describe it as tumbling down a mountain An engaging page turning novel Her writing style is excellent She uses this literary tool to explore our relationships and goals Why do we do the things that we do Who do we trust Why do we trust All of th Disclosure I have known Kassandra for years I received this copy through the Goodreads give a way and have been looking forward to reading it I would also mention that this really isn t my genre With that saidThe story is riveting I would describe it as tumbling down a mountain An engaging page turning novel Her writing style is excellent She uses this literary tool to explore o...

  10. I received my copy of After The Flood for free in a Goodreads giveaway.Dystopian novels are one of my guilty pleasures so I expected to enjoy this one I was not disappointed The world after waters have risen leaving little land mass and scant resources The protagonist and daughter add survive fishing and bartering at little towns.The majority of the novel occurs on the water making the ocean almost a character.Relationships, deceit, mother s love, desperation, pirates, gangs, death, has it al I received my copy of After The Flood for free in a Goodreads giveaway.Dystopian novels are one of my guilty pleasures so I expected to enjoy this one I was not disappointed The world after waters have risen leaving little land mass and scant resources The protagonist and daughter add survive fishing and bartering at little ...

  11. AFTER THE FLOOD takes place in a post apocalyptic future 2130 when the Earth has been permanently flooded The main character Myra and her eight year old daughter Pearl survive by fishing from a small boat Myra s grandfather built Myra s husband took their other daughter Row , jumped in a neighbor s boat, and abandoned her when she was heavily pregnant with Pearl When Myra learns Row may still be alive, she sets out to find her.I was completely captivated by the first 50 pages, but then AFTER THE FLOOD takes place in a post apocalyptic future 2130 when the Earth has been permanently flooded The main character Myra and her eight year old daughter Pearl survive by fishing from a small boat Myra s grandfather built Myra s husband took their other daughter Row , jumped in a neighbor s boat, and abandoned her when she was heavily pregnant with Pearl When Myra learns Row may still be alive, she sets out to find her.I was completely captivated by the first 50 pages, but then my interest started to wan...