United States of Europe
Ken Jack

In a Britain not too far in the future, the newly-elected Prime Minister decides to pull the country out of what has become the United States of Europe. But the all-powerful President of the Union says no. When Britain decides to ignore this veto, and the President reacts, events spiral out of the control of both men – in very different ways. A military solution and a military response, together with mass resistance, sends the whole of Europe teetering towards nuclear war….

United States of Europe book cover

Pretty captivating stuff this, the opening sentence alone is a great hook. It doesn’t dive into political exposition too often to be credible, and although the relationship with the Lady is a little tawdry in spots, the idea is a brilliantly clever one. I am literally going to Kindle to buy Age Bomb now, for although I’m sure some of the political maneuvering will be similar, Jack’s writing is easy to read and flows well.

Published by Sean Randall

I am an avid reader, technologist and disability advocate living in the middle of England with my wife, daughter and pets.

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