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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Our children are our soldiers - Our War by Craig DiLouie

"A powerful and heartbreaking tale about hate, fear, and truth. Author Craig DiLouie is fearless as he explores the dark territory of the human heart." (Jonathan Maberry, New York Times best-selling author on One of Us)


Description:

Published: August 20th, 2019 

A prescient and gripping novel of a second American civil war, and the children caught in the conflict, forced to fight. 

Our children are our soldiers. 
After his impeachment, the president of the United States refuses to leave office, and the country erupts into a fractured and violent war. Orphaned by the fighting and looking for a home, 10-year-old Hannah Miller joins a citizen militia in a besieged Indianapolis. 

In the Free Women militia, Hannah finds a makeshift family. They'll teach her how to survive. They'll give her hope. And they'll show her how to use a gun. 

Hannah's older brother, Alex, is a soldier, too. But he's loyal to other side, and has found his place in a militant group of fighters who see themselves as the last bastion of their America. By following their orders, Alex will soon make the ultimate decision behind the trigger. 

On the battlefields of America, Hannah and Alex will risk everything for their country, but in the end, they'll fight for the only cause that truly matters - each other.
 
Critic Reviews 

"Rich with well-defined characters, sharp writing, and a riveting premise, this is a novel not to be missed." (Jason V. Brock, author of The Dark Sea Within on One of Us) 

"One of Us is a masterfully written, thought-provoking dark fairy tale, and one of the best books I've read in a long time. It will stay with the reader long after they've finished the last page." (Dana Fredsti, author of the Ashley Parker series on One of Us) 

About the author: 
Craig DiLouie is an acclaimed American-Canadian author. Formerly a magazine editor and advertising executive, he also works as a journalist and educator covering the North American lighting industry. Craig is a member of the Imaginative Fiction Writers Association, International Thriller Writers and Horror Writers Association. He currently lives in Calgary, Canada with his two wonderful children. 

Craig DiLouie is an author of popular thriller, apocalyptic/horror, and sci-fi/fantasy fiction. 

In hundreds of reviews, Craig’s novels have been praised for their strong characters, action, and gritty realism. Each book promises an exciting experience with people you’ll care about in a world that feels real. 

At craigdilouie you can find all of Craig’s major works, interviews, and hundreds of interesting blog posts. Be sure to sign up for Craig’s mailing list so you can stay tuned on new releases. 


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8 comments:

lildevilgirl22 said...

The cover is very intriguing

Nancy Payette said...

Great cover

bison61 said...

I like the cover thanks

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Bea LaRocca said...

Cool cover! This sounds like an awesome dystopian read.

susan1215 said...

Sounds great, I like the cover.

Stephanie LaPlante said...

Sounds like a very interesting book.

Maria Katie said...

WOW this looks amazing, love the cover and the title.

dave said...

love the cove and it looks like a good book. Can't wait to read it.