[Epub] ➛ The Big Book of Post-Collapse Fun ➜ Rachel Sharp – Ladybooks.us

The Big Book of Post-Collapse Fun Mab Is An Unemployed Feminist Blogger With A Philosophy Degree, A Deathly Allergy To Bee Stings, And The Real World Experience Of A Domestic Rabbit When Portland, Oregon Is Evacuated, No One Thinks To Look For Her In Her Unlabeled Apartment She Can Still Get News From The Outside World For Days All The News Is Bad The Planetary Tarantella Dance Has Started, And The World Is Shaking Itself Apart Volcanoes And Earthquakes Abound Taking Stock Of Her Supplies, She Finds That Her Best Survival Gear Includes A 49cc Moped And Clothing That Wouldn T Keep A Chihuahua Warm In A Florida Winter Left Alone In The City, Mab Fumbles Along And Documents Her Post Apocalypse Adventures Through The Lens Of Mankind S Greatest Coping Mechanism Inappropriate Humor She Learns From Experience As She Misinterprets Survival Tips, Battles Wild Geese, Steals Cars, Befriends A Buffoon Of A Dog, And Discovers The Difference Between Instinct And Cultural Training When Mab Learns Of A Geologically Stable Place In Canada, She Leaves Portland Behind Vet, The World S Dumbest Remaining Dog, Goes With Her, And While They Try To Navigate The Wilderness, Mountains Become Volcanoes Strangers Become Bandits Mab Wasn T Prepared For This, But She Writes The Book On How To Improvise In Case Of Apocalypse.

    10 thoughts on “[Epub] ➛ The Big Book of Post-Collapse Fun ➜ Rachel Sharp – Ladybooks.us


  1. says:

    Y all, I LOVED this book Mab s journey from typical millennial to apocalypse survivor is hilarious and moving, and rings emotionally true I laughed, I got verklempt, I couldn t stop turning the pages Highly recommended for anyone who enjoys apocalypse stories, humor, and protagonists in a constant state of existential crisis I must add, I really appreciate this book s avoidance of certain tropes of apocalyptic fiction I absolutely...


  2. says:

    This is a unique look at the Apocalypse Mab, an unemployed Philosophy major from Portland, OR gets left behind by the populace and is all but alone in a post apocalyptic Portland The destruction is caused by natural disasters when the ring of fire pops off, the New Madrid fault creates a new volcano in Memphis and the continent splits in half She spends the first few days in panic and denial Her gradual discovery that she knows absolutely nothing she needs to survive is well handled and her choices are realistic Eventually she realizes she needs to leave Portland and sets out for Canada accompanied by a dog, a chicken and a goat As she travels she destroys and loses vehicles, learns to trap, hunt and survive in the wilderness And she also discovers that as opposed to wanting to be a wo...


  3. says:

    Let s face it, my darling smooshy faces, we will not all be Carols or Roberta Warrens when the Apocalypse unfolds.Some many of us will be Mabs.Mab is a delightfully sarcastic, introspective protagonist TBBOPCF draws you right in with Mabs snarky, self deprecating narration of the dystopian events occurring around her.I enjoyed the consistent pace of the story line At times I was chuckling at the absurdity of the situations Mab finds herself in However, really, when time is everything and nothing, why not free the inmates of a pet shop The evolution of Mabs was fascinating to me At start of the novel, Mab is out of sorts, both mentally and physically As the seriousness of her situation plays out, she taps into a deep inner strength You know, I was slightly irritated with Mab at time initially the way she fumbles through the early...


  4. says:

    Guys, this book was SO FUN It was hilarious without being overbearing and altogether fascinating If you like dystopian stories, girls who get scared and cry but then do the scary thing anyways, dumb but lovable dogs, and humor in the face of adversity, this is the book for you I...


  5. says:

    very well done and unique piece of post apocalyptic fiction refreshing to see a female heroine who learns through her mistakes


  6. says:

    A good book it deals respectfully with the apocalypse theme while being captivating and refreshing.I was a bit put off by the casual ableism and cissexism.CNs for those, death obviously , natural disaster, murder, trauma, injury, animal death don t worry, the dog will be fine


  7. says:

    Awesome fun I can t believe I forgot to review this Really compelling with a strong narrative voice.


  8. says:

    I reeeaaaallly enjoyed this book It s pretty unlike anything I ve ever read before I would not have expected that a first person narration with almost no other human characters could suck me in so entirely Mab is such a relata...


  9. says:

    Review to come soon My husband and his friend have zombie preparedness plans In fact, he s so serious about them that we had zombie plans IN OUR WEDDING VOWS Not even kidding.But ya ll, when it comes to fight or flight I HIDE So I completely related to Mab when she hid and hid and hid some until she finally could nit hide any When she came out of that third story apartment to realize Um, hey, where s everybody at OH SHIT I almost died Of course so did Mab.The Big Book of Post Collapse Fun is written like a travel memoir think Wild if Cheryl Strayed were walking the PCT while it was exploding It s also SUPER campy, thanks to Sharp s incredible sense of humor It s equal parts serious, as in, OMG THE SUPER VOLCANO IS HAPPENING, but also HEY LET S STEAL A HOT AIR BALLOON.By the way, I would be dead, in this scenario because the Midwest just falls into a cavernous lake All those dreams of...


  10. says:

    I loved this book It s a post Apocalyptic adventure and personal journey Its narrator is a young woman left behind after a general exodus of residents from Portland, Oregon because of earthquakes and eruptions of Mount St Helens and Mt Hood Actually, most of the Pacific Northwest is destroyed by the cataclysmic events that continue to play out around her Suddenly, this Philosophy major and blogger must find her way through a world that is literally falling apart There s lava on the highway The bridges are down Her apartment building collapses.So begins her bizarre journey through the mental and physical hazards of this strange and deadly world all told in her brassy, no nonsense voice I was stringing up a tarp between three trees when I heard the noise Guns do not go pew In the unpopulated quiet, coming from a long way off, they sound like a lightning strike turning a tree into splinters A lot of synapses snapped together in my brain at the same time Gun Guns don t go off by themselves, so that means people People Run towards the sound People firing guns Run away from the sound Good people Bad people Schrodinger s people Go find out what it was Get as far away as possible Stay right where I am and throw up because my stomach feels like a kiddie pool with a downed power line in it At one point she breaks into an abandoned house, lo...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *