We Are Unprepared might be in the vanguard of tales that deal with the consequences of human-caused climate change. As such, it is an admirable example of the genre.
Smart, prophetic, heartfelt; WE ARE UNPREPARED is just the book I’ve been waiting to read—both wake-up call and salve for these uncertain times.
Like binging on your favorite reality TV show with a dose of climatic catastrophe and double serving of delectable drama.
Ash’s story points to human connection, rather than radical isolationism, as the key to surviving a crisis, a message that will uplift readers.
A well told, complex story that you won’t want to put down.
You’ll definitely want to re-pack your emergency kit after reading this awesome new novel.
Timely and terriyfing
An emotional and captivating journey
An entertainingly delicious read that doubles as a sociology class.
Frightening, fascinating, all too possible.
An exciting, entertaining and thought-provoking eco-thriller.
Reilly gives us one heckuva ride… Cli-fi novels don’t get much better than this.
This terrifying glance into the relentless power of one superstorm and the primitive consequences that ripple through the east coast will send a literary jolt through any reader’s imagination.
Part environmental thriller, part exploration of marriage, it reveals the psychological storm that lies underneath the tranquil New England facade ready to sweep us into tribal life.
This intimate, well-crafted book is an important addition.
Reads as much like a love letter to the ecology of her native Vermont as a serious cautionary tract about the dangers of global climate change.
Any book group will have lots to discuss here
Never preachy or didactic, Reilly shows the costs of ignoring major problems—whether in a marriage, government, infrastructure, or the environment—and the deadly consequences of such ignorance.
Sheds a light on the ever-changing planet and the will of survival inside the human soul.