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He flung his arms out, his legs pedaling, his fingers clawing the air as he fell towards the next roof like a stone. Asehs sounded really tired, and her shoulders were slumped as if she was weary just standing. Or how about the drainpipe to his left? He could reach out, almost casually, and the ledge or the wall would be there waiting for the grip of his strong fingers, he could let go, and know that his legs, his feet would carry him safely forward. For a while she lived in a city shelter, but the Sweepers kept abducting people for some unknown reason.

May 24, Karissa rated it it was ok. She does an excellent job describing the gritty side of treggixri blisters and uncleanliness, gutting animals etc but somehow it just wasn’t that interesting. However, it is number one in a series, so beware. The reading level is moderate and the content is mild considering the post-apocalyptic nature of the book.

I didn’t know this was going to be a series There’s something special about Lucy, and they will stop at nothing to have her. Science fiction ought to act as a counter to the public’s irrational fears of science, illuminating and not demonizing it, celebrating its use as uo tool of humanity’s progress. Usually that meant someone had gotten hurt.


Ashes, Ashes by Jo Treggiari is a Post-apocalyptic book set in the future after the global warming finally started to take a toll causing unusual temperature changes, flash floods, earthquakes, and lightning storms. She now lives in Nova Scotia, Canada, and still enjoys shadowboxing when she isn’t working at her local bookstore.

We just said whoever got to the house first, right? Now, Lucy survives alone in the Wilds of NYC, a patch of land between the swollen Hudson River and the destroyed and flooded landscape. She returns to her lean-to, but when she sees the water recede from the shore, she knows she has a precious few minutes to escape a tsunami. She never returned to school after that, but there wasn’t a school to return to before long.

He should have shared them with everyone but at the time he just wanted to console Sammy. Lists with This Book. Lessing go full metal psycho, and everything’s resolved in a series of chase and fight scenes.

It was interesting, filled with action, and just a good book.

This book started with a plausible premise. And his mood was never dampened for long. The pupils were red.

Their little sister, Hannah, sat at the table, surrounded by scratch paper no stubs of crayon. This being a young adult adventure, Lucy inevitably meets a boy, Aidan. People took stuff if they wanted it.

Jo spent several years in San Francisco, where she trained as a boxer, wrote for punk magazines, and owned her own tregguari label. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. If this is a glimpse at the works possible from this author I look for many more great books.


Dec 04, Wells Margo marked it as to-read Aahes Liya rated it really liked it Mar 22, The book is very focused on just Lucy’s little world. There is something here for just about everyone- romance, survival drama, action, mystery. May 25, Maria rated it liked it Shelves: See all 3 questions about Ashes, Ashes…. View all 4 comments. There are lingering glances and a kiss or two, not much meaningful conversion.

Ashes, Ashes – Jo Treggiari

Aidan heard the sound of retching and then the toilet flush. Has this book came out? I do love a lot of the aspects that you mentioned, but the fact that they are all thrown together in one book sounds confusing and a little messy. None, however, were fully developed. What I liked – Lucy Sammy hooked out a couple of slices and gave it back.

Get to Know Us. From the blurb, I got a sense that Lucy was going to be a bad ass heroine but treggiaei what I read of the book she was more just self-sufficient and strongly independent.

Ashes, Ashes by Jo Treggiari – review

The handle was retractable and lay flat against the board. I think the interactions between Lucy, Aiden, and her nemesis Del are entertaining and believable.

The problem is there are so many great post-apocalyptic young adult books out there. This is another dystopian novel written for young adults.