The author doesn't just build a world: he builds a whole multiverse, with a very singular love story at its core.
Why I love it
In science fiction, world building is key—the best books are the ones in which the author creates a convincing setting, where there are exact rules and ways of behaving that make sense unto itself, no matter how far-fetched the overall concept. In Dark Matter, Blake Crouch doesn't just build a world: he builds a whole multiverse in which various versions of the world exist simultaneously, with a v...
'œAre you happy with your life?'
Those are the last words Jason Dessen hears before the masked abductor knocks him unconscious.
Before he awakens to find himself strapped to a gurney, surrounded by strangers in hazmat suits.
Before a man Jason’s never met smiles down at him and says, 'œWelcome back, my friend.'
In this world he’s woken up to, Jason’s life is not the one he kn...
"This book blew my mind, and the minds of the 10 people I've recommended it to. It's absolutely brilliant in every way: the writing style, narrative flow and characters are all well drawn and executed."
"Sci-Fi thriller! Could not put this fast paced novel down! What an imagination this writer has! Kudos to this author, great job! Really hoping for a sequel. I've read a movie's not out of the question"
Fairfax station , VA
"Page turner with a great ending! "
Maple Grove, MN
"A great read about parallel universes, the impact of our choices, and identity. One of my favorite BOTM choices."
"A sci-fi thriller you'll want to devour in one sitting. K"
"This is my favorite BOTM I've ever received! I recommend to everyone It was so intriguing and perfect! "
South Jordan, UT
"Read this in two days!! Thought provoking and addictive. Hope to read more from this author."
"I love this science fiction story. The content is similar to our reality and it made me wonder about the choices we make in life."
New York, NY
"I really enjoyed this book! Really made you think "
"Fast paced, interesting concept. I blew through this book in a weekend!"