- 2020 INDIES Finalist
- Finalist, Fantasy (Adult Fiction)
Three teens discover ancient rings, a clandestine militia of superhuman soldiers, and the chance to topple the oppressive, dystopian Central Empire. This bleak world offers deadly consequence to its weary citizens. The Empire demands fealty and rules with an iron, bloody fist. Teens Michael, Elizabeth, and Samantha are recruited by a secret band of super-soldiers to flee treacherous Core Town and join their resistance to bring balance back to the world. But the hunt is on--for all of them.