Everyone I meet there either fears me or loathes me. Strange beasts, otherworldly creatures, hunt me. Each time I fight them, I unlock new powers—seeing the glow of death, moving objects with a flick of my hand, controlling the weather. I do have a weakness. The moment I touch another, a piece of me dies. Yes, I’m dying every day.
"The Last One seamlessly melds two of our contemporary obsessions - the threat of global catastrophe and the staged drama of reality TV - into a fiercely imagined tale of the human psyche under stress. This is an uncompromising, thought-provoking debut."
Aug 8, 2023 · When Caz steps onboard the exclusive cruise liner RMS Atlantica, it’s the start of a vacation of a lifetime with her new love, Pete. On their first night they explore the ship, eat, dance, make friends, but when Caz wakes the next morning, Pete is missing.
May 6, 2004 · The Last One: Directed by Kevin Bright. With Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc. Phoebe races Ross to the airport in a bid to stop Rachel from leaving for Paris. Monica and Chandler pack up their apartment ahead of their move to their new house, and Joey buys Chandler a new chick and duck as a leaving present.
Aug 8, 2023 · 3.72. 7,698 ratings2,041 reviews. When Caz steps onboard the exclusive cruise liner RMS Atlantica, it’s the start of a vacation of a lifetime with her new love, Pete. On their first night they explore the ship, eat, dance, make friends, but when Caz wakes the next morning, Pete is missing.
Dec 17, 2021 · The Last One: both breezy & thought provoking. At 193 pages, ‘The Last One’ is a remarkably quick read, providing an ideal balance of breezy prose with thought-provoking character development and punchy anecdotes. Daas’ writing, translated deftly from the French by Lara Vergnaud, is nuanced and lyrical. Through the voice of a young person ...
Jan 21, 2022 · The Last One was published in French in 2020 and has been showered with accolades and prizes. I hope it will meet a similar reception in its English translation, as we push against pigeonholing ...