We asked some friends for recommendations of books that have been published in recent months, and other books they’ve read and enjoyed recently. Here’s our spring reading list.
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Hell Divers, by Nicholas Sansbury Smith. Two centuries after a nuclear war that made Earth uninhabitable, the human species survives only in two huge airships, which keep their passengers alive by sending “Hell Divers” down to the poisonous surface in order to retrieve power cells and spare parts that survived the war. The trouble is that there are creatures that adapted to survive on the surface, and all of them are