The Other Life: who we were before the virus. How we'll never be again. It's been 3 years, 1 month, 1 week and 6 days since Sherry has seen daylight. When things went wrong up above, she was sealed off from the world in a bunker with her family. But when they run out of food, Sherry and her dad must venture outside. There they find devastation, desolation...and the Weepers: savage mutant killers. When her dad is snatched, Sherry joins forces with gorgeous but troubled Joshua - an Avenger, determined to destroy the Weepers. But can Sherry keep her family and Joshua safe, when his desire for vengeance threatens them all? The seeds of first love are sown amongst the death and destruction of a nightmare future in this incredible debut novel. Beautifully formed and gut-wrenchingly gripping, it's essential reading.
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Susanne Winnacker studied law and is currently doing her legal clerkship. As an offset to hours brooding over laws and their meaning, she spends every free minute in fantastical private worlds. The Other Life is Susanne's debut novel. She lives with her husband, a dog and four bunnies in the Ruhrgebiet, Germany.Review:
'Fans of The Hunger Games will eat this up!' - YA Book Reads; 'Don't close your eyes. Watch out for the Weepers!' - The Dark Readers; 'A wonderful YA dystopian novel that hopefully will stand out from the rapidly growing market in this genre' - Pukka Pad; 'The Other Life is absolutely gripping. Susanne Winnacker certainly has a knack of capturing atmosphere' - Our Book Reviews; 'One of the best teen books I've read!' - Leanne Ryan, Waterstone's children's bookseller; 'The Other Life portrays the struggles of one ordinary girl...in the face of horror and devastation of the world around her' - Aldershot News and Mail; 'One of my favourite things about this book was how the authors maintained the fear factor and also mixed in romance. Susanne really knows how to write and I can't wait to see what happens next in this dark and completely absorbing series' - Best Books blog; 'With its gritty story line, believable characters, and heart-stopping twists, this YA debut is certainly one to watch... without a doubt, a must-read for fans of dystopian fiction' - Realm of Fiction blog; 'An engaging dystopian story that's already got me excited for the sequel, The Life Beyond. Definitely recommended to fans of the genre!' - Daisy Chain Book Reviews; 'This is a fantastic story that for me was like a cross between Resident Evil & Lost... I'm desperate to find out what will happen to everyone in the next part of the story 'The Life Beyond' - District YA blog
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Book Description Usborne Books, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111409536084