Books by Emil Ostrovski

AWAY WE GO by Emil Ostrovski
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 2, 2016

"Lovers of self-consciously witty nihilist profundities will be thrilled; alas that the snark is mired in the stale trope of tragic gay romance. (Dystopia. 14-17)"
Intellectual boys' boarding school story meets near-future dystopia in this end-times tale. Read full book review >
THE PARADOX OF VERTICAL FLIGHT by Emil Ostrovski
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"Inconsistent temporal markers (dates aren't specified) are briefly distracting, but Jack's quest for meaning holds reader attention all the way. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Alone and angst-ridden in his boarding school dorm on his 18th birthday, Jack is contemplating suicide by painkiller when he learns his ex-girlfriend is giving birth. Read full book review >