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Rating: 4 Cups
The battle is lost, Zania’s comrades are dead or dying, and Zania, severely wounded, prepares to die. Just then, a bright light appears, and she loses consciousness.
Svend is a Viking warrior who, as a young man, watched helplessly as his wife and child, indeed his entire village, was slaughtered. Now a slave, Svend struggles to keep his inner rage tightly reigned as he meticulously plots the downfall of his captors and the liberation of innocents.
The Collectors, able to skip through time and space, are greedy merchants who profit from the misfortune of others. On an alternate Earth, all aggression has been bred out of the population. Machines rule. In this gray, bleak world, a clandestine network exists. The Collectors supply this secretive cabal with gladiators and warriors captured from a multitude of alternate realities. It is into this reality that Zania is delivered. Here, a jealous queen will plot her downfall and a friend will want more than Zania can give. Svend and Zania must forgo their personal desires in order to save the enslaved citizens who depend upon them.
Brimming with action from the first page, this novel starts fast and never relents. It is ripe with hidden agendas, evil villains, toothy tigers, brave heroes, and cowardly sneaks. Oh! And do not forget, exploding volcanoes. A well-scripted adventure, this dystopian novel delivers thrills and chills on each new page. The story is populated with a diverse array of characters endowed with personality and pizzazz. Pick it up and prepare to be swept away in an escapade of intense science fiction excitement.
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