By Jon S. Lewis
Earth’s final defensive line opposed to the arrival alien invasion is 16-year-old surfer Colt McAlister.
But sooner than he can shop the realm, he has to outlive the day.
All Colt desires to do is go back to his previous lifestyles . . . the place extraterrestrial beings don’t exist . . . the place mankind hasn’t been precise for destruction . . . and the place his mom and dad are nonetheless alive. regrettably existence doesn’t paintings that way.
The usa govt believes Colt holds the major to our survival, so they’re sending him to the CHAOS army Academy with his most sensible acquaintances ounces and Danielle. There they’ll learn to safeguard Earth opposed to a swarm of alien form shifters often called the Thule. yet an individual is attempting to cast off Colt earlier than he can lead that cost. stunned to profit approximately key occasions in his earlier and uncertain who he can belief, he's alienated and at the run.
In an international of high-tech equipment, shape-shifting extraterrestrial beings, simulated fact, and hover forums, Colt needs to step into his actual future earlier than our international falls into chaos.
“Non-stop, action-packed thrills and pleasure made it most unlikely to place down . . . [a] cliffhanger that left me in need of more.” —SciFiChick.com
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