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Alpha is a pirate and she is all badass with her mohawk, yet she also has this contrast side of her where tenderness can easily be found. View all 7 comments. That is one masterful character development on Howard’s part!

Of course I have my own process though it changes and based on the process that works sometimes! I highly recommend Rootless to readers who enjoy harder science fiction with a focus on world building and storytelling. As they race towards a promised land that might only be a myth, Banyan makes shocking discoveries about his family, his past, and how far people will go to bring back the trees.

May 29, Giselle marked it as to-read Shelves: It also definitely helped me to imagine exactly what Banyan meant when he said he builds trees. Give The Dark My Love. Readers with more science background or less inclined to puzzle over things endlessly will likely not fhris this issue.

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And he gave it purpose – to caution, educate and motivate. Who would have thought pirates, man-eating locusts, artificial trees, and an oppressive government would work so well together?


Chris Howard oozes modesty and charm, and does rootlss fabulous job of connecting with his audience.

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All the characters in this book were interesting, but Alpha was by far one of my howqrd. I’m just so in love with this book, and cannot wait for the next in the series. How come you’re not Australian? I hesitated to like it at first. One of the mother’s came into the library the next day saying that Chris had changed her daughter’s life. A Branches Book Dragon Masters Chapters 1 Do you think the “trash island” that Banyan reaches could form in a lake or ocean? Jul 18, P.

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A fantastic and fantastical tale This excerpt is taken from my review on Into the Hall of Books. Everyone’s got to have something to believe in, that’s what Pop always told me. If you’re into cyberpunk, dystopia, biopunk or just plain ol’ sci-fi, this is the book for you.

There were mentions of lava fields, and the ocean being higher and stronger, but I feel like this area of the story was far too weak. A lot of twists, actually.

The book in the beginning didnt feel like the same book at the end. Videos About This Book. What are you basing your guess off? One thing that Howard does very well and part of what made this book so great was the number of plot twists especially near the end of the book. User reviews 1 reviews Overall rating. Rootless’s flaws are overcome by it’s originality, fast pace, and awesome action scenes. Those who make it past the pirates and poachers can’t escape the locusts This astoundingly compelling and immensely satisfying novel tells the story of Banyan, a year-old tree builder and an artist, who dedicated his whole life to creating trees from pieces of scrap metal and electronic elements, and is now about to be launched on a wild quest to find his missing father and the remaining trees on Earth.


It wasn’t the constant crescendo that makes me swallow books in one seat. Banyan works as a tree builder. Some of the artists that influence me while writing would be, in no particular order: The book is labeled YA, but I don’t think it’d be appropriate for anyone younger than Publisher’s Summary Seventeen-year-old Banyan is a tree builder. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Also, since Rootless is told from a first person perspective, the world building will likely become more clear as Banyan learns more.

Nov 24, Sarah rated it really liked it Shelves: His character also sets him apart; he may not be the most respectable person, but he strives to choose what is honorable over what is easy. Yum yum, super popcorn!

The plot – just, wow. Banyan doesn’t know more than he should.