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The Humid: A Novella

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Jack just wants to raise his children in a safe environment, while being able to afford to give them a comfortable life. With the promise of low crime, safe streets, and a hefty pay increase, he accepts a job in Tokyo and they leave Chicago behind.

He's read about the uncomfortable summers in the sprawling city, but they're no strangers to the heat. Lake Michigan dishes ou
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ebook, 89 pages
Published April 14th 2019
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Bethanie
Apr 14, 2019 rated it liked it
I received a free copy of this book in exchange for my review
Jack moves his family to Japan for his new job, but when the temperature starts to rise will he be able to protect his family?
This was an interesting read. As the temperature climbs throughout the book we see how Jack reacts to the new challenges this brings. This book gives a glimpse into how people would react in this situation. As the body count rises with the temperature and infrastructure starts to break down how will people cop
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Sam
Jun 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This was excellent! Not for the faint hearted! It was not what I was expecting from the blurb, it was really well written, grabbed me from the start! Fast paced suffering for people who like the end of the world/horror! Brilliant!
Chris Alexander
Jan 27, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Glad I'm reading this in winter

Alarming. Heart-rendering. We need to wake up to the horror that is climate change. Getting people to read this is a start.
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Russell Cordner
Apr 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Shelves: cli-fi, apocalyptic
I wrote it, so I may be a little biased.
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Russell Cordner writes for a range of audiences in multiple genres, but gravitates toward crime and speculative fiction.

He has been a technical writer, corporate headhunter, web designer, radio host, teacher, bartender, factory worker, and roofer.

Having lived across Canada, he currently resides in Japan where he still stops to gaze in awe of Mt. Fuji.

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