2018-03-15 18:44:26 UTC
Book number one of a three book young adult alien invasion series. I
read the well formatted and bound trade paperback. The book has been
made into a ok movie that I watched last weekend. I will buy and read
the two following books.
We spotted the Alien spaceship when it starting braking at Mars orbit.
Ten days later, it went into orbit around the Earth. It was the size of
Manhattan and circled at 250 miles up. All attempts at communication
failed. Then the waves started.
The first wave: an EMP blast worldwide destroyed all electronics and
electrical system. A million people were killed in planes and such.
The second wave: the others dropped a rock a mile wide into the ocean.
The resulting tsunamis killed half of the world's population who lived
within 60 miles of a coastline.
The third wave: the others infected birds with a highly contagious
disease with a 97% fatality rate for humans.
The fourth wave: the others implanted many of their kind into humans who
started killing unimplanted humans. Trust no one !
The fifth wave: ...
My rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars
Amazon rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (2,926 reviews)