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Many questions are provided to which there are no answers those come in later books. It made the possibilities for the continued story seem more worthy of my time to find out about. They make good their escape. Mar 14, TJ rated it really liked it. Outlanders – A sequel to the Deathlands series focuses deeper into the technology and the cause of the end of the world, a series that is also worth checking out It’s the book that changes dramatically your point of view and your interpretation of experiences you or others around you endure.
Sort of a B movie of books, and my fourth star is there to reflect my interest in the subject matter, not the quality of the writing.
The monsters are pretty horrific. Krysty is stripped naked and tied to a blood soaked altar.
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That is how Strasser got his hands on her. Ryan is a mysterious bad ass with an eye patch, Krysty is a tall big boobed combat trained red headed beauty. Abe tells him that Traderlooking better than he has in a long time, picked up his old battered armaliteand disappeared into the woods. He gets up to war wag one and manages to disarm the Boobie trap.
I have always been a fan of post-apocalyptic settings and this book was one hell of a ride from start to finish. The Stickie instead attacks him.
I think of it as Fallout The Book. Though I did find that it lost my attention every now and then. It is exactly as one would expect it to be. Otherwise I liked it. Out of the ruins emerged Deathlandsa world that conspired against survival. However, I was pleased to be on the motorway and out of earshot when I hit a sex scene Jun 04, Ryan Carson rated it liked it Shelves: I think I read this or one of the books years ago, deathlandds I’m not sure.
While traditional races were equal, all muties were bad He also learns that no matter what happens, he and Krysty are dead, be it fast and pilgrimagd, or slow and agonizing. The Author has style, he knows how to make action and suspense flow.
And there are some really cool, creative details to the world-building and mutations that no amount of bad, melodramatic purple prose can mask, and despite myself there were a couple of times where I really wanted to know what was going to happen, especially since it ended in exactly the right place.
As they get to the gate pilgrimagd the RedoubtKrysty attempts to wrench open the doorway, showing off her mutant ability. I became a huge fan of the post-apocalyptic mainly nuclear holocaust fiction due to the amazing Fallout video games. The target audience is now long haul truck drivers.
Sex is brief and very “Dude-centric”.
I have to say that I am torn about this book, because while enjoyed the story and the idea, I would be lying if I tried to say it wasn’t cheesy as hell. He went on to write the next 32 ehll in the Deathlands series as James Axler before passing a James Axler is a house pseudonym used by Gold Eagle Books, the action adventure imprint of Harlequin Enterprises Ltd.
It’s a lot of fun if you go into with the right expectations, and by that I mean, no expectations of quality writing but lots of gore and explosions and weaponry and devastated landscapes and mutated creatures and a series of hard-bitten My dad is a fan of this classic 80s pulp science fiction series about life after worldwide nuclear apocalypse think if Matthew Broderick did not succeed in preventing global thermonuclear war at the end of War Games and he gave me the first two books to read.
I’m sure the intricate details of how the Cold War ruined the entire planet was very fascinating at one time, but whew, it comes across as a bit of overkill now. Some of the books can be really cheesy, but because the characters grown on my right at the start i am happy to overlook the cheese factor of some of the later novels. Life as we know it was obliterated in a Pilgrimage to Hell is the first book in the long running Deathlands series.
A pleasant mythos is built up around the warlord of Mocsin, Jordan Teague, but the real villain is his security chief, Cort Strasser. If Deathlands books had movie ratings, they would all be rated R or higher, and “Pilgrimage to Hell” is no exception.
Nov 13, Janice rated it really liked it Shelves: Scattered human populations usually called “baronies” struggle to survive amidst mutant humans and animals, cannibals, renegades, and a lethal environment. They open it just in time as they see the Indians bringing up an ancient cannon. In the blasted heart of the new America, a group of men and women plan desperately to escape the eerie wastes and mutated life forms of their nuclear hell.
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As other reviewers have mentioned, This was my first audio book with sound affects to accompany the narrative, and I wasn’t sure what to make of it at first.
Upon arriving in the villeRyan and his companions are amazed at just how badly the ville has deteriorated since the last time trader had lead the convoy through it. I never cared for t This has been recommended to me several times, but I didn’t think it was my cup of tea.
Trader is a grizzled veteran of the Deathlands, intelligent and experienced yet uneducated, and with plenty of baggage after a long and danger-filled life. Hours later they come across the remains of a previous convoy that had made it this far.
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Ryan Cawdor and his roving band of post-holocaust survivors begin their quest for survival in a world gone mad. If there were a template to be made for “Books for Dudes” this would be the mold to start with.
I is hard not to get invested in the characters. The “Graphic Audio” treatment means that Pilgrimage to Hell comes across as more of a play than a narration, and overall I liked it. What’s the Name o Unfortunately, any other villains are just mindless help and are generally described as such.
Doc suggests that they use the gateway to make their escape.