Life as We Knew It

Susan Beth Pfeffer
science fiction > dystopia, young adult
Life as We Knew It (The Last Survivors #1) - Susan Beth Pfeffer7.26

Miranda’s disbelief turns to fear in a split second when a meteor knocks the moon closer to the earth. How should her family prepare for the future when worldwide tsunamis wipe out the coasts, earthquakes rock the continents, and volcanic ash blocks out the sun? As summer turns to Arctic winter, Miranda, her two brothers, and their mother retreat to the unexpected safe haven of their sunroom, where they subsist on stockpiled food and limited water in the warmth of a wood-burning stove.

Told in journal entries, this is the heart-pounding story of Miranda’s struggle to hold on to the most important resource of all - hope - in an increasingly desperate and unfamiliar world.

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Release date: 2006
Genres: science fictiondystopia, young adult
Average rating: 7.26/10
Total ratings: 4
Updated: August 31, 2021

The Last Survivors :: Series

Life as We Knew It (The Last Survivors #1)7.26
The Dead and the Gone (The Last Survivors #2)
This World We Live In (The Last Survivors #3)
The Shade of the Moon (The Last Survivors #4)