Ascension (The Rising Son)

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Ascension: The Rising Son is a science-fiction novel based on a world that exists fifty years after the fall of the United States. The futuristic setting is filled with rival city-states that both trade and compete with each other for scarce resources. Apollo is a 22nd century teenager, orphaned in the walled farming community of Alcazar. Everyone else his age is eagerly awaiting the apprenticeships that proceed the ritual that will determine their place in society, the prestigious Ceremony of Ascension. Without a heritage, Apollo knows it's something he can never have. So when the last week of school is canceled, Apollo's dread is turned into surprise when he's summoned by the leader of their community, Oriah Lex. The boy soon learns of the unique bond they share that's littered with a long trail of deceit and genetic manipulations. And before he can sort through these new revelations in his life, he finds himself trapped in a war with a rival society, the Corsair.

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Ascension (The Rising Son)

Submitted: July 26, 2014

Ascension: The Rising Son is a science-fiction novel based on a world that exists fifty years after the fall of the United States. The futuristic setting is filled with rival city-states that both trade and compete with each other for scarce resources. Apollo is a 22nd century teenager, orphaned in the walled farming community of Alcazar. Everyone else his age are eagerly awaiting the apprenticeships that proceeds the ritual that will determine their place in society, the prestigious Ceremony of Ascension. Without a heritage, Apollo knows it's something he can never have. So when the last week of school is canceled, Apollo's dread is turned into surprise when he's summoned by the leader of their community, Oriah Lex. The boy soon learns of the unique bond they share that's littered with a long trail of deceit and genetic manipulations. But before he can sort through these new revelations in his life, Apollo finds himself trapped in a war with a rival society, the Corsair. Read Chapter

Ascension (The Rising Son)

Submitted: July 26, 2014

Ascension The Rising Son by A.P. West Copyright © 2014 A.P. West This book is a work of fiction. It comes entire... Read Chapter

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