Pierce Brown’s Red Rising maze takes readers on a wild ride where the odds are against them and no one can be trusted. Golds, who have ruled since time immemorial, are now in serious trouble as they face down an uprising led by Reds – those deprived of everything; food, shelter and love. Brown introduces a bleak yet fascinating world, daring us to lose ourselves in it before emerging on the other side more powerful than ever before. It is a story that will leave you breathless for more despite its many heartbreaking moments.
For who is this book for ?
Red Rising is a thrilling ride that’s perfect for fans of science fiction and fantasy.
- Dazzling, fast-paced and action-packed
- A brilliantly imagined future world with stunningly drawn characters
- Brown has created a truly original story that is sure to leave readers begging for more
- The book is too dark and depressing
- The plot is confusing
- It’s not well written
Learn more about the author
Red Rising is Pierce Brown’s debut novel. He studied at the University of Southern California and his writing has appeared in The Huffington Post, Los Angeles Times and Publishers Weekly.
“Red Rising is Pierce Brown’s gloriously ambitious debut novel. With shades of The Hunger Games, Ender’s Game, and Game of Thrones, Red Rising has all the hallmarks of an instant classic.”
“Pure Hunger Games meets Romeo and Juliet.”
“Powerful and well-written… the characters are amazingly fleshed out for a debut novel.”
“Intense and well-written science fiction that will leave you wanting more . . .”