Posts Tagged ‘Apocalypse’

5 Stars: “The Last Man on Earth Club” by Paul Hardy

Posted: 16th July 2014 by Jason Kristopher in Books
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From Six people are gathered for a therapy group deep in the countryside. Six people who share a unique and terrible trauma: each one is the last survivor of an apocalypse. Each of them was rescued from a parallel universe where humanity was wiped out. They’ve survived nuclear war, machine uprisings, mass suicide, the […]

Clearly, I find “the apocalypse” attractive on some level. After all, I’ve written about it in my The Dying of the Light trilogy. Of course, that was a zombie apocalypse, but the point is the same: We’re fascinated by the end of the world. Except, that’s not necessarily what the word “apocalypse” actually means: From wikipedia: An apocalypse (Ancient Greek: ἀποκάλυψιςapocálypsis, from ἀπό and καλύπτω meaning […]