By Scott Sigler
For lovers of The starvation video games, Divergent, and pink emerging comes a gripping sci-fi experience within which a gaggle of little ones get up in a mysterious hall without wisdom of who they're or how they bought trapped. Their in basic terms desire lies with an indomitable younger lady who needs to lead them not just to solutions yet to survival.
"I open my eyes to darkness. overall darkness. I listen my very own respiring, yet not anything else. I elevate my head . . . it thumps opposed to whatever good and unmoving. there's a board correct in entrance of my face. No, no longer a board . . . a lid."
A teenage lady awakens to discover herself trapped in a coffin. She has no thought who she is, the place she is, or how she acquired there. battling her approach loose brings little relief--she discovers just a room coated with caskets and a handful of both mystified survivors. past their room lies a hall choked with bones and dirt, yet no humans . . . and no answers.
She is familiar with just one factor approximately herself--her identify, M. Savage, which was once engraved at the foot of her coffin--yet she reveals herself accountable. She isn't the greatest between them, or the boldest, yet for a few cause the others belief her. Now, if they're to have any probability, she needs to get them to belief each one other.
Whatever in truth, she is decided to discover it and confront it. If she has to guide, she's going to be certain they live on. possibly there's a manner out, a rational rationalization, and a battling likelihood opposed to the hazards to return. or even a fact they can't understand lies simply past the subsequent turn.
Advance compliment for Alive
"A ripping, claustrophobic thunderbolt of a singular, Scott Sigler's Alive offers us an unforgettable younger hero who needs to locate the internal energy to guide with no realizing the place she is, who she is, and the way bitterly the percentages are stacked opposed to her."--Pierce Brown, long island occasions bestselling writer of crimson Rising
"Sigler has created a superb and engrossing personality in M. Savage. robust and clever, yet with the naïveté and misgivings of any teenage lady, she's a person you'll certainly wish in your part while s*** hits the fan, which it most probably does."--Veronica Belmont, host of Sword & Laser
"A stressful, unsettling page-turner of a story--both deeply unusual and wildly compelling."--Cherie Priest, writer of Boneshaker and Maplecroft
"From the 1st web page i used to be hooked. The puzzle unfolds masterfully, down to the final page."--Dr. Phil Plait, writer of undesirable Astronomy
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