September Bookclub: Station Eleven

Tuesday 2 September 2014 by

I have been itching to get my hands on a copy of this book for weeks now. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, this is one of the most hotly anticipated books of the Autumn, and with it publishing in just EIGHT DAYS time, I couldn’t resist having it for this month’s Bookclub…

Station Eleven

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Published by Picador

DAY ONE

The Georgia Flu explodes over the surface of the earth like a neutron bomb. News reports put the mortality rate at over 99%.

WEEK TWO

Civilization has crumbled.

YEAR TWENTY

A band of actors and musicians called the Travelling Symphony move through their territories performing concerts and Shakespeare to the settlements that have grown up there. Twenty years after the pandemic, life feels relatively safe.

But now a new danger looms, and it threatens the hopeful world every survivor has tried to rebuild.

~*~

House of Blog’s September Bookclub

If you want to get involved

1. Pick up a copy of Station Eleven

Waterstones
Amazon
Kindle

2. Get reading

3. Tell us what you think!

Add to the comments below
Join the chat on Twitter using the hashtag #HoBBookclub
Join the Facebook page

At the end of the month, we’ll round up the comments and thoughts in to one big review post, so remember to leave your name (and Twitter or Google+ if you have one). This is a purely online Bookclub – no meet-ups required! You can be anywhere in the world and still join the Bookclub, as long as you have the book. Just join in the chat online and get reading!

Get involved in the chat about Station Eleven on Twitter by using the hashtag #StationEleven!

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