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Children of the Uprising Collection Books 1–3 - cover

Children of the Uprising Collection Books 1–3

Megan Lynch

Publisher: City Owl Press

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In one ebook volume, the complete trilogy—including Unregistered, Unafraid, and Undone—that portrays an “exceptional near-future totalitarian nightmare” (Publishers Weekly).  If you like Ally Condie, Dan Wells, Caragh M. O’Brien, Kyla Stone, and J.B. Simmons you’ll love this gripping dystopian ride into a sci-fi world!  Unregistered (Book 1)  Living the ideal life is a human right . . . unless you’re unregistered.   Under the watchful eye of the Metrics, Bristol and his friends fight to escape the government’s clutches and survive long enough to discover an unknown world.  Unafraid (Book 2)  When freedom has a price, who will stand unafraid?   The Metrics government has claimed success in relocating millions of Unregistered citizens out west. But the group who escaped their insidious plan knows the truth—the government had their fellow outsiders murdered.  Undone (Book 3)  Hope can finish a struggle left undone.   In a race against the clock, the allies must come together to save those they love back home and find their place in a new world. Will they be able to save their homes, their freedom, and their lives?  Series praise   “Quite engaging, with deep, thought-provoking ideas of government. The book is darkly written, but there are friendships, hope and faith intertwined throughout.”—InD’tale Magazine “A science fiction story with a lot of heart. I warmed up quickly to all four of the core characters within this grim dystopian world.”—E. J. Wenstrom, award-winning author of the Chronicles of the Third Realm War   “Packs in scathing commentaries on police brutality, crime prevention, population control, classism, and state-sponsored murder.”—Publishers Weekly
Available since: 11/28/2019.
Print length: 526 pages.

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