Blog Tour: Last Chance by Gregg Hurwitz Review + Giveaway

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October’s here, and Last Chance definitely sounded like a book I should be reading right about now. So, I was more than excited to be part of the blog tour for it this week. If you’re into scifi and creepy zombie like books, this might just be the perfect fit.

Image result for Last Chance gregg hurwitzAuthor: Gregg Hurwitz
Genre: Science Fiction, Young Adult
Format: ARC
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release Date: October 17, 2017
Pages: 352 (HC)

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Goodreads Synopsis: The Rain brothers fight for the survival of humanity in Last Chance, the thrilling sequel to New York Times bestselling author Gregg Hurwitz’s YA debut, The Rains. The New York Times bestselling author of Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz, returns to Creek’s Cause to follow the Rains brothers as they fight an alien threat that has transformed everyone over the age of 18 into ferocious, zombie-like beings, in this thrilling sequel to The Rains. Battling an enemy not of this earth, Chance and Patrick become humanity’s only hope for salvation.

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This is the second book (starting with The Rains) and even if you haven’t read the first, it has a good amount of recap and then lots more to keep the reader just as interested. Without giving away too much, in case you haven’t read the first novel, aliens are involved and everyone over a certain age become part of their zombie like army. Yup, I said it was a good read for this month and it doesn’t disappoint.

It has many of the youth running for their lives, but also standing their ground to save what’s left of humanity; those that will continue to keep our race alive, even if it means the end of their existence. If you think it wouldn’t be okay to pick up this novel first, just read the first chapter and into the second and you might think differently as it has a good amount of who’s who and what has taken over their world.

There are also several moments that will leave you full of emotion because sometimes not all characters make it in a place like the one that exists in Last Chance, but it might mean much needed salvation for those left standing, or does it? You’ll just have to read it to find out for yourself. Either way, if you like a good teen scifi novel this is one you might want to check out, maybe even leaving you wanting to pick up a few more books by Gregg Hurwitz. I know I definitely will be.

If his other novels are anything like this one, I know it’ll be full of those feels I mentioned above plus tons of heroic scenes, good twists, and unbeatable moments that special beings who continuously defy the odds can definitely get through. So yeah, I’m on my way to pick up a few more reads by him and hoping I like them just as much as I did The Rains and Last Chance. It for sure means more books on my TBR list, because I just needed to add more to it lol.  Image result for Last Chance gregg hurwitz

Gregg Hurwitz is the New York Times bestselling author of 18 novels, including HELLBENT (2018). His novels have been shortlisted for numerous literary awards, graced top ten lists, and have been published in 30 languages.

He is also a New York Times Bestselling comic book writer, having penned stories for Marvel (Wolverine, Punisher) and DC (Batman, Penguin). Additionally, he’s written screenplays for or sold spec scripts to many of the major studios (including the upcoming THE BOOK OF HENRY), and written, developed, and produced television for various networks. Gregg resides in Los Angeles.


Author Website|Twitter|Goodreads|Facebook|Instagram– 3 Winners will receive a Set Copy of LAST CHANCE Series (2 Books in Total) THE RAINS and LAST CHANCE by Gregg Hurwitz.


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Many thanks to Jean Book Nerd for hosting this blog tour! Be sure to check out their website here. Check out other bloggers also participating in this tour down below ⤵️

October 16th Monday Here’s to Happy Endings REVIEW
October 17th Tuesday JeanBookNerd EXCERPT
October 18th Wednesday Sabrina’s Paranormal Palace REVIEW
October 19th Thursday Life Within the Pages REVIEW
October 19th Thursday Insane About Books EXCERPT
October 20th Friday Mythical Books REVIEW
October 20th Friday Casia’s Corner REVIEW
October 23rd Monday Reading for the Stars and Moon REVIEW
October 23rd Thursday BookHounds YA EXCERPT
October 24th Tuesday A Dream Within a Dream REVIEW
October 25th Wednesday Wishful Endings EXCERPT
October 26th Thursday Book Lovers Life REVIEW
October 27th Friday My Passion for Books REVIEW
October 27th Friday The Avid Reader REVIEW
Let me know if this is a novel you might add to your TBR list for this month, or maybe check out sometime soon.


  1. Gregg A Hurwitz

    October 19, 2017 at 6:13 pm

    So glad you dug it. Happy reading and all best.

    1. Jen

      October 31, 2017 at 12:59 am

      Thank you for stopping by!

  2. Gemma

    October 28, 2017 at 6:12 pm

    I’ve not read much sci-fi I worry it will be too sciencey for me but this sounds like something I would be able to get into.

    1. Jen

      October 31, 2017 at 12:55 am

      Know what you mean, this one worked for me because of everything included. Might be the same for you 🙂

  3. DJ Sakata

    October 28, 2017 at 8:54 pm

    glad you liked it

  4. Ravmeet

    October 30, 2017 at 12:21 pm

    Fascinating plot line! Something I can definitely get into.


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