Michael Adams

5 children’s books by the writer

Michael Adams has been a restaurant dishwasher, television host, ice-cream scooper, toilet scrubber, magazine journalist, ecohouse lab rat, film reviewer, social media curator, telemarketing jerk, reality TV scribe and B-movie zombie. This one time, he watched bad movies at the rate of one per day for an entire year and wrote a book about the traumatic experience, which is called Showgirls, Teen Wolves and Astro Zombies. Michael lives in the Blue Mountains, NSW, with his partner, daughter, one dog, two cats and an average of three supersized spiders. The Last Girl is his first novel.

14+ years

The Last Girl

Michael Adams

The Last Girl

The end of the world happened quickly. The sun still shone, there was no explosion - just a tsunami-sized wave of human thought drowning the world in telepathic noise as everyone's inner-most secrets became audible. Everyone's thoughts, that is ...

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The Last Girl

Michael Adams

The Last Girl

Everyone looked like bad actors in a poorly dubbed movie. Their expressions didn't match their emotions and their lips didn't sync with what they were saying. But they were all so loud. God-he-looks-hot-Can't-she's-my-best-friend-How'd-she-lose-that-weight-No-don't-you-dare-Oh-no-please-The end ...

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The Last Shot

Michael Adams

The Last Shot

I glance at my fellow fugitives in the glow of the fire: black-streaked, white-eyed, faces fearful but fierce. Whoever any of us were a week ago, we've now become people we could never have imagined. After facing the heart-breaking ...

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The Last Place

Michael Adams

The Last Place

By the glow of the instrument panel, I see my face reflected in the darkened window.'My God,' she says. 'Who are you?' It's what I've been asked before. I don't know the answer. Danby is desperately ...

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Last Place

Michael Adams

Last Place

By the glow of the instrument panel, I see my face reflected in the darkened window.'My God,' she says. 'Who are you?'It's what I've been asked before. I don't know the answer. Danby is desperately ...

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