Author: Emmy Laybourne


May 19
Review: Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne

Review: Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne

Monument 14 is a decent entry in the glut of YA post-apocalyptic novels.  It starts off with a monster of a hailstorm that results in the quite graphic deaths of a number of kids on a school bus.  The survivors – 14 kids and one adult – seek cover at a Wal-Mart-esque superstore.  That last adult is quickly removed from the equation when she heads out for help.  The kids learn from newscasts in the store that the world is… Read more »