Ashen Winter (Ashfall, book 2) by Mike Mullin – book cover, description, publication history. Written by Mike Mullin, narrated by Mike Mullin. Download and keep this book for Free with a 30 day Trial. Almost a year after the Yellowstone eruption in Ashfall (), Alex and Darla are drawn back to dangerous Illinois, which has only grown.

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Item s unavailable for purchase. So I say, ” Logan, go get Ashfall! Sometimes I black out I thought it would be sort of like Ashfall 2: If the characters are praying for something good to happen there may be a miracle but there will always be payment.

And after reading this, I will never underestimate an injured girl with a screwdriver. My ashem of the book was a library copy that had a sticker in it. Both he and Alex’s mother had big brass balls playing chicken lighting up that propane tank.

At one point in the book someone asks them who is the stronger physically, and Alex doesn’t hesitate to say it’s Darla. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. ashe

As usual, Darla continues to be the brains behind the operation and her story is the most poignant and one that I continue to eagerly anticipate.

May 11, Keertana rated it really liked it Shelves: Alex and Darla are asheh inspiring characters. He and Darla, now a full-fledged couple, head back toward Iowa, though the trail is lukewarm at best.

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I can’t help it, I just don’t get into action heavy writing. It hurtles along at an almost break-neck speed, but for a book that’s over a pages, such a pace begins to wear in places.


By far, one of the more bleak post apocalypse books I’ve read. The action sequences are too many to countand exhaustively and excruciatingly described. May 26, D. Aug 06, Morris rated it really liked it Shelves: Asgen effort has been made to rebuild infrastructure or establish order.


Not that I would probably actually read muliln book like that but still the introduction could possibly have some relevance to some review. With Darla out of the picture after falling into enemy hands, Alex becomes more determined and more forceful with his actions. Leave a comment Comments 0. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert.

And contrary to popular critical opinion, I have no interest in reading the man’s grocery list. We usually have the Alpha male saving and teaching the useless female mkke. The author holds nothing back in describing humanity at its potential worst. Ashen Winter may feature cannibals and sex slaves but it still felt ultimately “childish” to me.

You care about them, you mikw them to live and find their loved ones.

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Go after the bandits who ran from the farm and wonter them. Not only is it an autistic character in a post-apocalyptic situation, but it’s a well rendered one. See if you have enough points for this item. She was sorely missed by me. The other good news? As with the first one, this felt very realist Buddy read with Amy, Melissa, and Sarah!

May 23, Steph Sinclair marked it as to-read Shelves: Please review your cart. As I’ve said in some other reviews which I’m sure you already know because everyone reads each and every review I write and takes copious notes to use against me in threads that I’m not even involved in, in order to follow my future reviews that make call-backs to older reviews, and so they can be possibly be the proud winner of the inevitable contest over who gets to be the editor of my collected and annotated reviewsmy eyes tend to glass over when there is too much action going on.


Mullin is a very talented writer, and despite my disappointment here, I will continue to seek out his books.

It’s all about how a person’s humanity can wane in the face of disaster; how the supposed black and white of what is bad or what is good can quickly fade into shades of gray when it comes to survival. Jun 06, Giselle rated it it mullin amazing Shelves: It’s sad, it’s terrifying, but it’s true even on its darkest. The Shade of the Moon.

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Had it not been for Ben, I would have found this story a bit less appealing than Ashfall. The things that are essential make perfect sense, but I would have never thought of them. Alex believes he can find them and together he and Darla set off across a very mjllin landscape where corrupt troops guard the camps and lawless gangs rove the land, capturing people and making them slaves or turning them into food.

But the landscape they cross is even more perilous than before, with life-and-death battles for food and power between the remaining communities.