From the Library


The Great State: The Divide by Shelby Gallagher
So, I’m not much of a fan of typical “Prepper Porn” fiction these days. Too often, it’s the same old rehash of the same tired tropes. Someone mentioned this one in passing to me recently, and insisted I really needed to read it.

I’m really glad I did. The protagonist is not your typical middle-class white male (not that there’s anything wrong with being a middle class white male, but at this stage, having that as the protagonist of your prepper novel is….overworn…), but a divorced single mom. She’s not apparently independently wealthy, and has bills to pay and a kid to support, with a shit head ex-husband who makes lots of excuses for why he can’t make his child support payment, etc…

She works for the state government, and still manages to recognize what’s happening around her, and does the best…

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71 year old geek, ultra-conservative patriot.