Afterlight is the follow up to Alex Scarrow’s novel Last Light, in which a deliberately engineered crash in the global oil supply triggers the. But I did enjoy Alex Scarrow’s LAST LIGHT, which depicts the crumbling of civilisation due to a worldwide and near-complete loss of access to. Notable works, Last Light, TimeRiders. Partner, Debbie Chaffey. Children, Jacob Scarrow, his son. Relatives, Simon Scarrow. Website. Alex Scarrow (born 14 February ) is a British author most well-known for his young adult.

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For now we’re living in Norwich. In the last book, our heroine Leona was nearly raped by an urban black youth whom she named Fifty, because he resembled a famous rapper.

Feb 17, Digit rated it did not like it. After reading the first of the series, I had high hopes for the sequel – I was very wrong. He eventually figured that he was very self centered and too self absorbed and not able to involve other input ideas into his band and would never become famous nor get a record deal. This book is a must read for anyone who enjoys novels set in a dystopian future with corrupt leaders and religious fanatics.

This is a slower read than the first story Last Light but stick with it because it’s just as good.


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Nobody is knocking one out on the borlottis. Jun 02, elaine o’rourke rated it it was amazing. By the time I realised I was too far into the book.

Everyone in the safety zone. Like the first, it is a moreish thriller with the touch of frightening reality. Leona’s mother Jenny is grievously injured. All posts at http: So that brings aftrelight checklist to: The Sutherland family are surviving on an oil rig with a community of fellow survivors, but their sanctuary is about to be invaded by an unlikely source.

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Una digna sucesora del primer libro. There are a few rants about consumerism and unrestrained capitalism, but these aren’t laid on too heavily. The story and charachters are very credible, and AS writes in a style that is very easy to digest. Books by Alex Scarrow. Constantly complaining about how bad they have it. That was a shame as I found that to be one of the more appealing elements of the initial story.

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Makes me crazy mad when I think of how completely un-forward-thinking our government are being, sigh. Into this feminist dreamland comes a dark-skinned stranger with a sexy accent, and everything falls apart. Paperbackpages.

Though the characters were incredibly well drawn, and some very likeable, the author eternally takes a negative view of humanity. It’s a pretty scary potential future, though set aftsrlight an extreme – I really don’t think self-sustaining little hamlets couldn’t or wouldn’t form for themselves – that leaves behind some thoughts on our rampant consumerism and unsustainable consumption.


The zlex of women though Set in a believable dystopian future, in a world without oil the main characters live on an off shore oil-rig to escape the hoards of gangs roaming Britain. May 26, January rated it really liked it Shelves: I returned later to the worthy book, and enjoyed it too. I fair enjoyed this second title in the series.

There are people out there who would take everything they have. Not a single redeemable trait in the character to make him worthwhile.

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Apr 09, Bogdan rated it it was amazing. I’m seriously irked because I wrote a whole long review of this terrible book, and it got eaten by my computer. Just to get it out of the way first, I’m bloody annoyed that nowhere on the cover of this book does it mention it’s a sequel to “Last Light”, it just says; “from the author of Last Light”.

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