by Lizzie Wilcock, PB $16.00
Set in Australia, Extinction #1 is the first in a thrilling two part series by Lizzie Wilcock.
Identical twins Mac and Annie are the only human beings left after a strange flash of light left everyone on earth dead…or so they think. According to a mysterious website they can undo the mass extinction but naturally there is someone or something that will go to any lengths to stop them. No parents, no friends and no idea what’s going on, it’s all up to the teenage twins to save the world!
Wilcock’s characters are endearing, funny and intelligent. The plot twists and turns and will keep you guessing and Extinction #1 can be enjoyed by both adults and children.
This apocalyptic fiction is a really enjoyable read that’s full of surprises and the last chapter will leave you on the edge of your seat desperately wanting the sequel!
*Extinction #2: The Explosive Conclusion will be released in August 2011