Waiting on Wednesday was started by Jill over at Breaking the Spine.
X-Isle, by Steve Augarde is scheduled to be released on July 13, 2010. This book sounds really good. I’m going to add this to my dystopian/post-apocalyptic reading pile.
Synopsis (Product Description):
Ever since the floods came and washed the world away, survivors have been desperate to win a place on X-Isle, the island where life is rumoured to be easier than on what’s left of the mainland. Only young boys are in with a chance, the smaller and lighter the better. Baz and Ray are two of the lucky few to be chosen, but they soon discover that X-Isle is a far cry from paradise. Ruled by Preacher John, a dangerous religious fanatic, it’s a violent, unpredictable place where terrible things can happen at any moment. The boys hatch an extraordinary plan in order to protect themselves – the construction of a mighty weapon of defence. But can they complete this weapon in time, and are they really prepared to use it in order to secure their freedom? Powerful and compelling, “X-Isle” is a fast-moving thriller that will keep you guessing right to the very end.
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