Coming in 2019
A man-made catastrophe.
A girl in a position of power.
Can the President’s daughter save the world?
Sixteen-year-old Rowan O’Connor’s heart still grieves for her dead boyfriend. But as the daughter of the newly elected President of the United States, she has precious little privacy for mourning. Denied a life outside the White House by her controlling parents, she’s devastated to discover that people have been vanishing from their homes. And her mother and father are somehow involved…
As an epidemic her parents may have caused spreads through the nation, feral creatures stand between Rowan and the truth. Cutting through streets teeming with wild jungles, she discovers the impossible: her boyfriend isn’t dead at all, but he has transformed…
Can Rowan uncover what’s really behind the impending apocalypse in time or will a relentless infection bring the world to its knees?
The Last Bastion is the first book in a thrilling YA post-apocalyptic series. If you like determined heroes, gripping action, and world-gone-crazy settings, then you’ll love Julie Anne Nelson’s fast-paced adventure.