Tracer by Rob Boffard


Earth has been destroyed and is uninhabitable. The people who live on a space station called Outer Earth are the only ones left. Outer Earth is overcrowded, worn down and rife with gangs. They scrape to find methods of employment, food and other goods.

Riley is a Tracer, a member of the courier group The Devil Dancers. They spend their days delivering packages of unknown goods and the number one rule is you don’t want to know what you’re carrying. When Riley gets accosted by a gang who is trying to rob her of the package she carries, she gets a glimpse at what’s inside the package. She shouldn’t have done that! When she delivers the package all hell breaks loose. Riley and her fellow Tracers are now in danger. Every where she looks, someone is after her and all she can do is run. She’s not just running for her life, she’s running for everyone else’s too.24994516The POVs switch between Riley, her friend, Prakesh, and the bad guy, Darnell. Riley is a strong lead character who endures through thick and thin. Prakesh is just an awesome, supportive-as-hell guy and Darnell is one creepy dude. I wouldn’t want to be in a room for two seconds with that guy!

This book reminded me of the Wool series by Hugh Howey, in that it takes place in a dystopian habitat that is incredibly overcrowded, with a secret agenda underway. Fans of Wool will enjoy this sci-fi thriller for sure. Tracer is a great go-to book if you are looking for a harrowing, non-stop, action-packed read!

I want to thank the publisher (Redhood Books) for providing me with the ARC through Netgalley for an honest review.

small ghostsmall ghostsmall ghostsmall ghost

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The Cursed Books

stories are wild creatures.

simple to wow

simple kosher recipes, designs and inspirations to wow you

Writing Bliss

"If they do not write the kind of books we want to read, we shall have to write them ourselves." -C.S. Lewis

From Top to Bottom Reviews

Reviewing from the bottomless pile of LGBTQIA+ books

Read, Sav, Read.

| B.A. in English. | Writer. | Lover of books. | 2017 Book Count: 46. | Currently Reading: Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon. |

kayleighsblogs

Be who you want to be

Ink Drops Books

book talk

Chris Via Book Reviews

An independent book enthusiast and reviewer

Rheya Reads

I like big books and I cannot lie.

150 Characters and more...

...Because some things in life cannot be expressed with a mere 150 characters.

Isle of the Books

Fandoms, books, truths, and life.

MovieBabble

The Casual Way to Discuss Movies

Alicia Reads

Sharing about authors

Beautifully Books

Been There, Read That

Dressed To Read

Book Blogger

The Cursed Books

stories are wild creatures.

simple to wow

simple kosher recipes, designs and inspirations to wow you

Writing Bliss

"If they do not write the kind of books we want to read, we shall have to write them ourselves." -C.S. Lewis

From Top to Bottom Reviews

Reviewing from the bottomless pile of LGBTQIA+ books

Read, Sav, Read.

| B.A. in English. | Writer. | Lover of books. | 2017 Book Count: 46. | Currently Reading: Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon. |

kayleighsblogs

Be who you want to be

Ink Drops Books

book talk

Chris Via Book Reviews

An independent book enthusiast and reviewer

Rheya Reads

I like big books and I cannot lie.

150 Characters and more...

...Because some things in life cannot be expressed with a mere 150 characters.

Isle of the Books

Fandoms, books, truths, and life.

MovieBabble

The Casual Way to Discuss Movies

Alicia Reads

Sharing about authors

Beautifully Books

Been There, Read That

Dressed To Read

Book Blogger

Soulful Summaries

Summarizing the serene thoughts.

Marianna Reads

|The Book Chronicles| Bookstagram, Reviews & Photos

cupcakesandmachetes

Sweet or Brutal, You Never Know Which.

Firstbooklove

Courage is just one page away

O. D. Book Reviews

Come over dose on books with O and D!

%d bloggers like this: