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Come Lucky April (Plague 99 #2)

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Published (first published 1992)
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Jed Bradley
I decided to read this book because it had an interesting plot and storyline, that set it in the future aver a worldwide plague has killed most of the previous civiliseation.

This book went under the category a book written before I was born.

I liked the plot and storyline of this book because it is unique in the way Jean Ure has created this seemingly alternate world after the plauge, hence the title, where survivors try to bring back their own civilization with others.

I didn't like how some of t
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Alexander Lowe
Jan 06, 2015 Alexander Lowe rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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More then just a standard follow up to the apocalyptic original. Set 100 years in the future and following the descendants of the original book. The book explores the topics of government system, the relativism of civilization 'progress' and sexual dominance. I think one of the more interesting aspects is that a civilisation having only a horde of newspaper reports from the 1980s and limited books comes to the conclusion that all men do is rape and attack women. Consequently, they decide men nee ...more
Adele
Jul 09, 2009 Adele rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I'd forgotten i'd read this book. Just as well, Because i from what i remember, i was quite disappointed. i did not enjoy this book as much as the first book.
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Prolific English children and young adult author.

Had her first book published while still in high school, then studied theater at Webber-Douglas in London. Her most well-known work is the Point Crime novel Dance with Death. Others include Plague 99, After the Plague (previously "Come Lucky April"), Big Tom, Family Fan Club and Shrinking Violet, as well as the fantasy The Wizard In the Woods.

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