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  • Hardcover
  • 576 pages
  • Ashen Winter (Ashfall, #2)
  • Mike Mullin
  • English
  • 15 March 2017
  • 1933718757

Ashen Winter (Ashfall, #2) It S Been Over Six Months Since The Eruption Of The Yellowstone Supervolcano Alex And Darla Have Been Staying With Alex S Relatives, Trying To Cope With The New Reality Of The Primitive World So Vividly Portrayed In Ashfall, The First Book In This Series It S Also Been Six Months Of Waiting For Alex S Parents To Return From Iowa Alex And Darla Decide They Can Wait No Longer And Must Retrace Their Journey Into Iowa To Find And Bring Back Alex S Parents To The Tenuous Safety Of Illinois But The Landscape They Cross Is Even Perilous Than Before, With Life And Death Battles For Food And Power Between The Remaining Communities When The Unthinkable Happens, Alex Must Find New Reserves Of Strength And Determination To Survive.


About the Author: Mike Mullin

Mike Mullin s first job was scraping the gum off the undersides of desks at his high school From there, things went steadily downhill He almost got fired by the owner of a bookstore due to his poor taste in earrings He worked at a place that showed slides of poopy diapers during lunch it did cut down on the cafeteria budget The hazing process at the next company included eating live termites Mike Mullin s first job was scraping the gum off the undersides of desks at his high school From there, things went steadily downhill He almost got fired by the owner of a bookstore due to his poor taste in earrings He worked at a place that showed slides of poopy diapers during lunch it did cut down on the cafeteria budget The hazing process at the next company included eating live termites raised by the resident entomologist, so that didn t last long either For a while Mike juggled bottles at a wine shop, sometimes to disastrous effect Oh, and then there was the job where swarms of wasps occasionally tried to chase him off ladders So he s really hoping this writing thing works out.Mike holds a black belt in Songahm Taekwondo He lives in Indianapolis with his wife and her three cats ASHFALL is his first novel


10 thoughts on “Ashen Winter (Ashfall, #2)

  1. says:

    second reading review is now included after this adorable picture of me WHO WOULD LIKE TO BE JEALOUS OF ME first of all, i have this ARC.5 months before the book comes out, right but what if i told you i have already read it because mike mullin let me read it in manuscript form and give him feedback way back in december and it was great but now i have to read this ARC because i was promised a character was named after me i...

  2. says:

    3.5 starsThe super volcano has erupted and we are six months later It feels like so much has happened that it can t be just that short of a period Survival is hell, folks The ashen winter has set in and it s never frigging ever warm Smart reading when it s cold as hell outside Alex and Darla are going looking for Alex s parents So they saddle up Bikezilla and head off into that frigging cold world Yes, I don t like cold so that part stands out in my head Then the book starts running lik 3.5 starsThe super volcano has erupted and we are six months later It feels like so much has happened that it can t be just that short of a period Survival is hell, folks The ashen winter has set in and it s never frigging ever warm Smart reading when it s cold as hell outside Alex and Darla are going looking for Alex s parents So they saddle up Bikezilla and head off into that frigging cold world Yes, I don t like...

  3. says:

    Let me tell you guys, if a supervolcano ever erupts and world as we know it comes to an end, I want Darla by my side 24 7 That said, I postponed writing this review for as long as I could because it was hard to pin down exactly why Ashen Winter didn t work for me as well as Ashfall did It s still hard, but I think I have some idea, at least With Ashfall, Mullin set pretty high standards for the rest of the series, and although he met them with Ashen Winter,...

  4. says:

    Ashfall one of my favourite books of all time could not have had a better sequel in Ashen Winter Picking up 6 months after Ashfall s ending, we are thrown into a deep desolation the dark, cold aftermath of a Supervolcano eruption.Alex and Darla, the fabulous couple who met in Ashfall are leaving the routine and relative safety of the farm to go find Alex s parents What we have here, friends, is a non stop and I mean, zero freaking breaks action packed thrill ride that will leave you so Ashfall one of my favourite books of all time could not have had a better sequel in Ashen Winter Picking up 6 months after Ashfall s ending, we are thrown into a deep desolation the dark, cold aftermath of a Supervolcano eruption.Alex and Darla, the fabulous couple who met in Ashfall are leaving the routine and relative safety of the farm to go find Alex s parents What we have here, friends, is a non stop and I mean, zero freaking breaks action ...

  5. says:

    That was exhausting I am tired, annoyed, frustrated, and hugely disappointed Writing a review for this one is gonna hurt My problems with this second installment of Mike Mullin s Ashfall series are many I m afraid to say, and too big to ignore I really like this guy, and I wanted this novel to be great in the shadow of its awesome predecessor Not Even Close Without any spoilers for Ashfall or Ashen Winter, here is some of what s caused my sadness and frus...

  6. says:

    I don t hand out five stars very easily any Years ago, I wasn t as picky, but now it s rare to never that I find a book worthy of the 5 STAR label It s speciallike me Ashen Winter is one of those few books that is so freakin awesome it actually deserves the whole five Have you read Ashfall, yet If not, stop reading this review and go get it Now Are you seriously still sitting there Move your ass Go, go If you re still reading this, I m going to assume that you ve already read Mike I don t hand out five stars very easily any Years ago, I wasn t as picky, but now it s rare to never that I find a book worthy...

  7. says:

    The ARC of this book was provided to me by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review I started reading Ashfall before going to bed That was a BIG mistake I ended up being up all night reading And, not satisfied with looking at the sun coming up while tired as hell, I just couldn t stop So, I picked up Ashen Winter and began reading it that morning WITHOUT ANY SLEEP Yes, I m crazy Nothing new here, so let s move on I read the two books in a row and was done close to 1pm Let s just sayThe ARC of this book was provided to me by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review I started reading Ashfall before going to bed That was a BIG mistake ...

  8. says:

    Buddy read with Amy, Melissa, and Sarah 4 4.5 starsNot quite as good as the first one but still immensely enjoyable and compulsively readable god I sound like one of those starred reviews from Kirkus or Booklist or whoever Anyway, don t be discouraged by the size of these books The chapters are short and damn near every time they end with a cliffhanger of some kind so you HAVE to keep going That s one of the things I love about Mullin s writing As with the first one, this felt very realist Buddy read with Amy, Melissa, and Sarah 4 4.5 starsNot quite as good as the first one but still immensely enjoyable and compulsively readable god I sound like one of those starred reviews from Kirkus or Booklist or whoever Anyway, don t be discouraged by the size of these books The chapters are short and damn near every time they end with a cliffhanger of some kind so you HAVE to keep go...

  9. says:

    I m so far behind in reviewing books I ve read This might not sound like the end of the world, but it s the only way that I have a chance to remember what I ve read and what I thought of for at least some of the books I ve read a year or two down the road For example, today someone voted on a review of mine and the name of the book didn t even ring any bells Even after seeing the cover of the book and readi...

  10. says:

    First, I d like to apologise for cussing out Mr Mullin s name for the first third of the book I told myself it was only a book but it got to me Action, terror and death almost from the very first page I was on edge, longing to shout at Alex to shut up and listen to his woman I decided to go without sleep at about 33%, sleep is for the weak anyway I needed closure and I needed it NOW I saw some of those bad things coming, they were inevitable ButbutI got scared Alex Darla formi First, I d like to apologise for cussing out Mr Mullin s name for the first third of the book I told myself it was only a book but it got to me Action, terror and death almost from the very first page I was on edge, longing to shout at Alex to shut up and listen to his woman I decided to go without sleep at about 33%, sleep is for the weak anyway I needed closure and I needed it NOW I saw some of those bad things coming, they were inevitable ButbutI got scared Alex Darla formidable team, so when they got separated, in a most terrifying mannerMUST READ NOW Alex arrived at his uncle s farm in October, it s now April and they re experiencing a perpetual winter No effort has been made to rebuild infrastructure or establish order The US still appears to be in political turmoil an...

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