Review: No Parking at the End Times by Bryan Bliss

By | April 23rd, 2015|Categories: Children's Books, Family, Homelessness & Poverty, Runaways, Social Issues, Young Adult|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

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no parking at the end times book coverReviewed by Carrie Ardoin

If I had to sum No Parking at the End Times up with one word, that word would be BORING. I was very intrigued by the premise – books about cult religion and how it affects those within it are almost always worth a read – but this novel portrayed very little about the cult itself, and more about the family it affected. And I would have been fine reading about this family if there was anything interesting about them at all.

The voice of the story is Abigail, a teenage girl who along with her twin brother Aaron has been whisked away from her North Carolina home by her parents to worship in California at the feet of Brother John. Brother John has proclaimed that the world will be coming to an end,