AMAZON 5 STAR REVIEW for Book Two
I read the first book in the series, ‘Divided Serenity’, and this is an excellent and exciting follow up book. John Tanis, although he’s no saint, is still my favourite character. He is very well established and realistic, and I can’t wait for the thid book when he is due to meet his nemesis, the president of Aterra, Bill Bremmer. How will this long standing feud go down?
The writing is quite solid, and I enjoyed adventuring through the Shadowland region. The fortresses, forests and the fights are very well laid out. Chapters are nice and brief, so it’s easy to pick up the book and read a chapter or two, or three… It was easy for me to get lost and find out what will happen on the next page, or which character will I be seeing through the eyes of next!
John Tanis dreams of killing the man responsible for his exile.
Once loyal to the civilized Aterra, Tanis now fights for Shadowland. But the mysterious arrival of technology outside the wall heralds change.
With the dividing wall failing his new loyalties will be tested, and he must choose between revenge and saving the people he once loved.
Revenge is only the beginning.
Hannah thought her work in Shadowland was complete. Station 54 was operational and Aterra was once more safe. There is just one problem…no one in Aterra knows, and Bill is determined to proceed with the war.
With the door to Aterra closed, Hannah and the team head to Thale, the largest and most prestigious of the five great fortresses. But the mysterious return of a badly beaten Marcus has everyone on edge.
The people of Aterra remain ignorant of what is happening beyond their protective wall, but Theo and Nate are determined to uncover the details of Bill’s covert operations in Shadowland. That will mean infiltrating Bill’s private home. And what they uncover will make them question who is really to blame for the enduring conflict between Bill Bremmer and John Tanis.
Revenge at any cost.
With the wall once more inoperative and their weapons disabled, Aterra’s war on Shadowland is over.
Bill’s plans may be in disarray and his internal power slipping, but he is a man who knows how to adapt. He still holds the mighty Jaru war-tribe under his tenuous control, and now sets his sights on the fortress leaders as future allies in a common quest for revenge against John Tanis.
But Bill isn’t the only one interested in the Jaru war-tribe and their despot leader Ailey, and the mysterious Outliers have plans of their own.
AMAZON 4STAR REVIEW