Some of my most treasured memories involve books. Childhood memories tend to be long forgotten by the time we become adults but those that have shaped us in ways nothing else could have are the ones that will continue to remain with us.
Space and Mars aren’t usually my thing but when it comes to Genesis, it turns out that doesn’t really matter. In fact, that setting, along with Earth is what made this book all the more thrilling. Set 500 years into the future, enough humans have settled down on Mars that children are already born on that planet. Pip is one of them, which makes him stand out among the Ferals on Earth, although not any less menacing to Rosie, a Banker.
I’ve had a rather slow week. Didn’t do all that much. Mostly daydream, I think, so I didn’t get much reading done.
How many of you have heard of BookCrossing before? And how many of you actually participate or have participated in BookCrossing?
The term contemporary fiction tells readers to expect stories set in modern times. Yet modernity is relative because it’s about the now and as we all know, the now today becomes yesterday tomorrow.