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The Warehouse Cloud isn t just a place to work It s a place to live And when you re here, you ll never want to leave. On the surface, The Warehouse is a thrilling story of corporate espionage at the highest level, but dig a little deeper and you ll find a terrifying cautionary tale of the nightmare world we are making for ourselves Blake Crouch, New York Timesbestselling author of Dark MatterPaxton never thought he d be working for Cloud, the giant tech company that s eaten much of the American economy Much less that he d be moving into one of the company s sprawling live work facilities But compared to what s left outside, Cloud s bland chainstore life of gleaming entertainment halls, open plan offices, and vast warehouses well, it doesn t seem so bad It sthan anyone else is offering Zinnia never thought she d be infiltrating Cloud But now she s undercover, inside the walls, risking it all to ferret out the company s darkest secrets And Paxton, with his ordinary little hopes and fears He just might make the perfect pawn If she can bear to sacrifice him As the truth about Cloud unfolds, Zinnia must gamble everything on a desperate scheme one that risks both their lives, even as it forces Paxton to question everything about the world he s so carefully assembled here Together, they ll learn just how far the company will go to make the world a better place Set in the confines of a corporate panopticon that s at once brilliantly imagined and terrifyingly real,The Warehouseis a near future thriller about what happens when Big Brother meets Big Business and who will pay the ultimate price. Free Download [ The Warehouse ] author [ Rob Hart ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – quickpaydayloansonlineuk.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 368 pages
  • The Warehouse
  • Rob Hart
  • 15 June 2018
  • 1984823795

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  1. My thanks to Crown Publishing, and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review this book There are moments when I really appreciate Netgalley, and this is one of them This isn t a book that I would have spent money on, and if I had, then I probably still wouldn t have read it I knew from the get go how this book would be, and also the end Yep I m one of those crazy folk who prefers locally owned I don t shop boxstores, and except for e books and my kindle device, I very seldom shop Am My thanks to Crown Publishing, and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review this book There are moments when I really appreciate Netgalley, and this is one of them This isn t a book that I would have spent money on, and if I had, then I probably still wouldn t have read it I knew from the get go how this book would be, and also the end Yep I m one of those crazy folk who prefers locally owned I don t shop boxstores, and except for e books and my kindle device, I very seldom shopLike maybe, once or twice a decade That s it I started reading this book, and I got to the part where it stated that the Cloud didn t pay in money Only credits Everything you NEEDED could only be bought through the Cloud These are employees They work 10 to 12 hour days, 7 days a week Of course, no unions Well, anyone who knows me, knows that I m slightly pissed of...

  2. Rob Hart provides a shockingly powerful and harrowing glimpse into the all too real possible realities in our future, of a ravaged world and US, this is a contemporary dystopian version of Orwell s 1984 In this near future, there is a government, but it is of little consequence, there is a desperate scramble for jobs, any job, and towering over it all is the Cloud, a monopoly with unfettered power, a thinly disguised , a monstrous behemoth with its tentacles in every pie, such as media ou Rob Hart provides a shockingly powerful and harrowing glimpse into the all too real possible realities in our future, of a ravaged world and US, this is a contemporary dystopian version of Orwell s 1984 In this near future, there is a government, but it is of little consequence, there is a desperate scramble for jobs, any job, and towering over it all is the Cloud, a monopoly with unfettered power, a thinly disguised , a monstrous behemoth with its tentacles in every pie, such as media outlets, technology, etc. The Cloud proclaims itself as a force for all that is good, delivering goods by drone, a presence in every city, and the perfect employer shaping the nature of work and life where employees live on site, where their every need is met by the caring Cloud It all sounds too good to be true, and as Hart s prescient novel proves, it is in fact a horror of a nightmare that we could all too easily be sleepwalking into, the seeds of it are all her...

  3. Copy furnished by Net Galley for the price of a review.Look around you The charming Mom Pop shops of yesteryear are a rarity now Brick and mortar chain stores are closing down at an alarming rate It s less and less safe to leave your home It s the perfect storm Online shopping, drone delivery, instant gratification Can one mega corporation really service all your needsThe market dictatesIf this tale doesn t give you the shivers, then you haven t been paying attention Copy furnished by Net Galley for the price of a review.Look around you The charming Mom Pop shops of yesteryear are a rarity now Brick and mortar chain stores are closing down at an alarming rate It s less and less safe to leave your home It s the perfect storm Online shopping, drone delivery, instant gratification Can one mega corporation really service all your needsTh...

  4. An endorsement from Blake Crouch was all I needed to request this book from netgalley Imagine a world in the not so distant future wherehas become evenall encompassing and you have The Warehouse Most small businesses have disappeared, driverless trucks and drones are the norm, and job choices are slim The world is crashing and burning climate change, minimal government, the lack of clean water, out of control migration Of course, it s not justthis book derides Hart h An endorsement from Blake Crouch was all I needed to request this book from netgalley Imagine a world in the not so distant future wherehas become evenall encompassing and you have The Warehouse Most small businesses have disappeared, driverless trucks and drones are the norm, and job choices are slim The world is crashing and burning climate change, minimal government, the lack of clean water, out of control migration Of course, it s not justthis book derides Hart has stolen other elements from our lives Apple Watch, a governmenton the side of corporations than humans the Worker Responsibility Act will scare you silly We hear from alternating narratives from our three main characters Gibson is the founder of The Cloud Paxton finds himself working for the Cloud after they forced his small business to fold Zinnia is there on an undercover espionage mission I lik...

  5. This dystopian novel is set in the near future when Earth has been ravaged by climate change In America, cities have been destroyed by gun violence and economic collapse Unemployment is rife, the government is collapsing and citizens are scared to leave their homes A behemothlike company called the Cloud has pushed most companies out of business and supplies nearly everything to American homes, all delivered by drones so they never have to venture outside to shop Cloud has built mega This dystopian novel is set in the near future when Earth has been ravaged by climate change In America, cities have been destroyed by gun violence and economic collapse Unemployment is rife, the government is collapsing and citizens are scared to leave their homes A behemothlike company called the Cloud has pushed most companies out of business and supplies nearly everything to American homes, all delivered by drones so they never have to venture outside to shop Cloud has built mega live work complexes all round the country offering accommodation and jobs to those who are prepared to work under its ...

  6. Do you remember that scene in Idiocracy where you could walk into that small town called Costco and get your law degree and get a special Starbucks Yeah, well this novel isn t that But it is definitelyon steroids, employing pretty much the last of humanity or 30 million of them as little drones send disposable products all around the world to disposable people.Sound intriguing Make no mistake, this is definitely a dystopia Your job performance is on a five star rating system and if Do you remember that scene in Idiocracy where you could walk into that small town called Costco and get your law degree and get a special Starbucks Yeah, well this novel isn t that But it is definitelyon steroids, employing pretty much the last of humanity or 30 million of them as little drones send disposable products all around the world to disposable people.Sound intriguing Make no mistake, this is definitely a dystopia Your job perfor...

  7. I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review In the not too distant future, the world is dominated by The Cloud, an online retail one stop shop that feeds the growing demand for consumerism and controls everything, and everyone Essentially, it s theof the next decade And that s what makes this so chillingly real This reminded me of the recent Doctor Who episode Kerblam which follows a similar storyline about an all powerful, all seeing retail company that domina I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review In the not too distant future, the world is dominated by The Cloud, an online retail one stop shop that feeds the growing demand for consumerism and controls everything, and everyone Essentially, it s theof the next decade And that s what makes this so chillingly real This reminded me of the recent Doctor Who episode Kerblam which follows a similar storyline about an all powerful, all seeing retail company that dominates the galaxy with an ulterior moti...

  8. A thought provoking thriller Made me want to stop ordering fromand never have grocery shopping delivered again.Full review to follow.

  9. The Warehouse is a sort of 1984 or Brave New World, updated and revisited The premise of this page turning easy to read story is that perhaps we are further along that path than we care to admit and we are going there willfully gladly and without much thought about the consequences We already live in a world where mom and pop shops are disappearing from main street, U.S.A In fact, many cute main streets boast stores that arewelcoming to tourists than to locals needs and the amazing thi The Warehouse is a sort of 1984 or Brave New World, updated and revisited The premise of this page turning easy to read story is that perhaps we are further along that path than we care to admit and we are going there willfully gladly and without much thought about the consequences We already live in a world where mom and pop shops are disappearing from main street, U.S.A In fact, many cute main streets boast stores that arewelcoming to tourists than to locals needs and the amazing thing is you can go into almost any mall or shopping center anywhere and find pretty much the same stores and same products And, this is both great and crappy because we get the products everyone wants but perhaps not the endless variety we might want For that, we only...

  10. There were a lot of things I liked about this book Zinnia is a badass character that I adored The concept is amazing and sadly realistic It s monotony makes you feel like you are walking right alongside the characters.Things I hated The monotony is necessary and relatable, but it s also really hard to trudge through If you have read any of my reviews you know I hate unanswered questionsof this there are many when the book abruptly ends view spoiler Was Paxton hallucinating a There were a lot of things I liked about this book Zinnia is a badass character that I adored The concept is amazing and sadly realistic It s monotony makes you feel like you are walking right alongside the characters.Things I hated The monotony is necessary and relatable, but it s also really hard to trudge through If you have read any of my reviews you know I hate unanswered questionsof this there are many when the book abruptly ends view spoiler Was Paxton hallucinating at the end or was Zinnia actually t...

  11. An eerie modern take on Orwell s 1984 What struck me the most was the plausibility It s crossed my mind, as I m sure it has yours, that a monopoly online retailer has the power to change the world Is changing the world.In the USA especially, where convenience and instant gratification rule, it is easy to go with the flow without looking at the possible consequences Portrayed so well in this story.The world has become a harsh environment We have polluted and consumed to the edge of extinct An eerie modern take on Orwell s 1984 What struck me the most was the plausibility It s crossed my mind, as I m sure it has yours, that a monopoly online retailer has the power to change the world Is changing the world.In the USA especially, where convenience and instant gratification rule, it is easy to go with the flow without looking at the possible consequences Portrayed so well in this story.The world has become a harsh environment We have polluted and consumed to the edge of extinction There is only one escape The Cloud The Cloud is a behemoth online retailer that provides for all your needs including housing and medical care if you re one of the lucky ones to work for them The conditions seem atrocious to us readers, but to the characters who have only the harsher outside world to go to it s better than nothing It s truly scary to see how the characters are easily brainwashed into the system It s even scarier to think that i...

  12. Not so much a thriller in the classic sense, although there are chilling elements Reallyof a cautionary tale whose reality may be closer than we think The outside world isMad Max than ever climate change, gun violence and a disintegrating government have rendered America almost uninhabitable, except for one behemoth that controls the only viable possibility for employment and has applicants scrambling for jobs no matter how menial, meaning giving up whatever lives they may have Not so much a thriller in the classic sense, although there are chilling elements Reallyof a cautionary tale whose reality may be closer than we think The outside world isMad Max than ever climate change, gun violence and a disintegrating government have rendered America almost uninhabitable, except for one behemoth that controls the only viable possibility for employment and has applicants scrambling f...

  13. Release date August 20, 2019.In the near future, a corporation thinkeventually takes over the country, becoming so powerful, even the Government can t touch them It s a dystopian like scenario This company has evolved to use drones to deliver anything and everything to customers Its employees live at work Eat at work Buy their clothes from work They have star ratings for their work performance Each quarter, they cut those employees who can t and don t perform well The law en Release date August 20, 2019.In the near future, a corporation thinkeventually takes over the country, becoming so powerful, even the Government can t touch them It s a dystopian like scenario This company has evolved to use drones to deliver anything and everything to customers Its employees live at work Eat at work Buy their clothes from work They have star ratings for their work performance Each quarter, they cut those employees who can t and don t perform well The law enforcement prefers to, ahem, handle things internally The founder and CEO of the company is dying of pancreatic cancer, so we have him telling his story through blog like entries This guy seems clueless at first, like your typical conservative capitalism rules type, but we slowly see the insidiousness unfold.Paxton and Zinnia are the two main characters Paxton ends up being in security and Zinnia is a red shirt she picks the items and puts them into bins for packaging There are Cloudbands you have ...

  14. I was at a mystery conference recently and found an advance reading copy of The Warehouse in my gift bag The premise sounded intriguing, so I gave it a try Although I wouldn t call this book a thriller as is touted on the back cover, I would call it a disturbing account of a not too distant future where one company monopolizes a country, then pretty much holds its hostage.The backstory reveals how simply and innocently it all started, when a boy named Gibson Wells began delivering goods for hi I was at a mystery conference recently and found an advance reading copy of The Warehouse in my gift bag The premise sounded intriguing, so I gave it a try Although I wouldn t call this book a thriller as is touted on the back cover, I would call it a disturbing account of a not too distant future where one company monopolizes a country, then pretty much holds its hostage.The backstory reveals how simply and innocently it all started, when a boy named Gibson Wells began delivering goods for his neighbors Decades later he s the CEO of Cloud, a huge facility in every American city that uses an army of drones to deliver goods to customers everywhere Cloud is also redefining the work life concept while vowing to make a badly polluted and damaged planet a greener place.Enter Zinnia, a young woman who s hired to steal intel from Cloud, and Paxton, a...

  15. Review to come