May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. I never saw it coming!!! Plus the book is entertaining and has got me on the edge several times. Like the other books in this series it's a good read. . I like that the book gets to the point fairly quickly instead of being dragged out and I have found very good tips and ideas on prepping I overlooked.
Thankfully, the Ryman girls are quick studies. I never saw it coming!!! Life in Shiloh was like a paradise, and plans were made to cooperate with neighbors and trade for things they needed, to build community and help each other. Two bit politicians are determined to let no tragedy go to waste, and strive to build a kingdom from the common façade of helping people, while giving them the shaft for their own gains. Ma and Junior have done too much to too many people and it's time they pay. He could have combined books 5 and 6 if he had left out the aggravating filler. The author should have ended the book with the big kiss, but he spoils the whole mood with the last two pages.
Note: This book does not contain strong language. If this is your first experience with the Blackout series you will be doing yourself a favor by starting from the beginning. Although some scenes depict the realistic threat our nation faces from a devastating solar flare, and the societal collapse which will result in the aftermath, it does not contain graphic scenes typical of other books in the post apocalyptic genre. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. It is intended to entertain and inform audiences of all ages, including teen and young adults. The Ryman family, who weren't preppers, applied common sense, logic, and a will to survive to their decision-making as they faced their death, their neighbors, and the depravity of man.
The whole neighborhood is now full of tension that may remain high for an indefinite period if the government does not step in. I appreciate that the parents just don't brush off their daughter's concerns in knee-jerk fashion. Alex Ryman learned about Solar Flares and the havoc they could wreak on unprotected electronic circuits in Astronomy class. Enjoy On the road again. If you don't, you're gonna suffer their wrath. The trip was uneventful and the evening began to set in as they made their final stop at the home of the man who had provided critical cover fire during their rescue of Alex. It was with much trepidation that I started reading the fifth book in this series.
The excellence in the novels comes from a combination of entertainment and informative aspect on range of very well researched topics. The hook for me, in The Blackout series, is that our protagonists don't start out as preppers. Very minimal wear and tear. They also have difficult choices to make such as whether they could scavenge the property of neighbors that has left the area, died, or whose whereabouts were simply unknown. The Ryman's never thought they would be part of a Civil War but they are in the thick of things here! Will American's flee the urban centers, the proverbial golden hordes, for the countryside? He was stressing the importance of having supplies and necessities on hand for emergencies, reminding his audience of the basics - beans, bullets and bandaids. In a post apoclyptic world. The dawn of human existence has proven.
Will you have the strength to overcome evil? Will one success lead to devastation for them all? It seems that the author is greedy for more money by suddenly introducing an element that will continue into another book of the series. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. Loved the continuing saga, the rescue, the fight for democracy. And if they are successful, how do you build a world shattered by the devastating aftereffects of a massive solar flare? And if they are successful, how do you build a world shattered by the devastating aftereffects of a massive solar flare? This is a true story, it just hasn't happened yet. It is a warning to us all Never underestimate the depravity of man. This was so realistic as I would imagine a smart, but non-prepper family to go about things once their eyes open.
They quickly learn that there is one constant in a post-apocalyptic world - the threat from their fellow man. Some things that I truly appreciated are: the strong female characters including Alex and the Feisty Fifteen , the information at the beginning of the book which served to jog my memory concerning the preceding books, the humor interjected throughout including that from Ms. Will it be safer than the cities? Ya' lives by the sun, ya' dies by the sun. The Rymans aren't omniscient preppers, nor do they have a Special Ops background. When the sun blasted a mass of coronal material straight at the Earth, it did more than show a brilliant display of auroras over the skies of Cuba, it overpowered America's electrical grid.
And, the last page will leave the readers shaking their heads in disbelief. I love the action and the reality of these story, along with the fact that it is suitable for all ages. Things change when Alex suspects that they may be facing a disaster of apocalyptic proportions and tells her parents about it. Talk to each other instead of about each other. However she runs, and she's clearly in trouble. It shows what a group of people just like you, me, your neighbors or family can do with grit and perseverance against the evil that could grip a world brought to it's knees by a natural disaster! With amazing characters you want to follow over and over, you become invested in them. Danger is around every bend in the road and when one least expects it.
In a post apoclyptic world. What a difference it would be in today's world if humanity acted like this! I appreciated the strong female characters within the Ryman family. The oldest and strongest emotion in man is fear, and the strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown. Through all their crash course in prepping and survival, one family had seen how a small segment of society freaked out and how those with evil intent had taken advantage of the lawlessness, but these must be isolated cases, right? When you poke the hornet's nest, ya better make dang sure you kill 'em all. The eBook is available on Amazon and the audiobook is available on Audible and iTunes. Find Bobby Akart and enjoy many hours of reading fun and excitement!!!! The action picks up right where 4 stopped. Hornet s nest a post apocalyptic emp survival fiction series the blackout series volume 5 epub book value it too high compared with your competition you will see your self steadily decreasing the value which is able to cause you all types of new issues within the future.