I am always excited to find a new author to read but am so disappointed that my instant gratification cannot be satisfied. I must actually have to WAIT to read the next book in a trilogy. SHIT! You better write faster young lady cause I want it NOW! ☹️ But until then I must say thank you for something that I thoroughly enjoyed, and even though I read upwards of 100 books a year it looks like I will reread this one just before I read the next. Not a social media person but I will definitely keep talking about the series when people ask what I have read lately that is good. And trust me they do. V. Bocchicchio ... See MoreSee Less
“Beyond good and evil, Pivot juggles archetypes until you're not sure which ball is airborne and which is still in the author's hand. A story about cracking free of your intended role in life, as plot and depth travel at the same exceptional speed.” —Josh Malerman, NYT Bestselling Author of Bird Box
"Pivot is perhaps one of the best first novels I have ever read. Tight. Clean. Imaginative. It's rare for a first-time author to create a homicidal protagonist who you want to follow. I'm eager to read more of these characters, because in Pivot, Barlow creates a universe of cruel."
—Weston Ochse, Award Winning Author of Burning Sky
“Impressive and arresting prose drives this vivid debut. (...) Barlow’s gorgeous writing will easily propel readers through the rest of the series.” —Publishers Weekly Order Today!: Pivot amzn.to/2MVmPoy... See MoreSee Less
Check out this great listen on Audible.com. From the age of seven, Jack Harper is raised by the leader of a mystical cult, Cyrus Harper. Through Cyrus, Jack receives a full education in all usual subjects - economics, literature, mathematics, history - as well as one unique skill useful to a perso.....