Posts Tagged ‘Blake Crouch’

dark-matterWhen Jason Dessen leaves home one evening to attend a congratulatory get-together with his friend he never imagined that his life would change so dramatically.  When he doesn’t make it home, the lives of his wife and son also, unwittingly, alter.  With masterful writing, Crouch leads us through the maze which becomes Jason’s life.  It is a science fiction thriller flashing through multiple universes while dipping into quantum physics which makes us think deeply about unseen paradoxes that can result when forced to decide which of two opposing life altering paths to follow. The sequence of events which follow one decision differ dramatically from the other.  Skillful writing around a complex plot leaves us pondering the many twists and turns our own lives have taken.

Rating:  ****
Theme Fiction:
Science Fiction
Suitable:  Year 10-12+

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