by H.G. Chambers
Oren Hart has only ever known life within the domed colony of New Arcadia. But when his parents are executed by the tyrannical Patriarch, he must escape into the desolate wasteland beyond. Heartbroken and weary, he learns of a secret resistance group, and begins his training under an enigmatic blademaster who hints at mysterious energy and impossible powers. Determined to prove his worth, Oren turns his gaze east—back toward those who destroyed his old life.
Clementine will never forget the day her childhood friend left her behind. But when she agrees to a heist infiltrating the Patriarch’s security headquarters, she uncovers a secret so dangerous, she too must escape into the desert. Reunited by fate, the two friends must come to terms with years grown apart and a monstrous new threat that may well bring civilization to its knees.
Category: Science Fiction – Adventure