It’s the year 2055 and an anarchist organization has taken control with the aim to create a world-class society. Half of humankind is unknowingly living in an alternate reality called Dormance . . . and there are no plans to wake them up.
Sixteen-year-old introvert Emery Parker is one such dormant. An academic scholar who avoids ruffling feathers at all costs, Emery finds herself being transferred to a boarding school on the outskirts of Arizona. Little does she know, a family secret has the power to change the course of the future. When she’s approached with an opportunity to free the dormants, she sees no other choice but to accept, even though failure could mean having her memory wiped clean. But when tech-savvy Torin Porter reaches out to her from the other side, Emery begins to question everything she was told about Dormance. If her family’s secret falls into the wrong hands, the world as she knows it will be faced with irreversible consequences. Now Emery must play both sides to uncover the truth about her family’s past or risk leaving mankind to live in an unconscious reality
I recived this book for review from netgally and the publisher in exchange for an honest review this has in no way affected my opinion.
I have to be honest when I say that this book was better than I thought it was going to be. I went into this book with no expectations, little knowledge of the book or the author and in all honesty that was the best thing I could have done. I sat down to read and but I was quite surprised and really happy I clicked on this book to read might have her become this amazing character as I see but for now she is just there. The supporting characters were there and I kind if wish we got to know them a little more but that is just my thing.
There wasn’t much a romance in here as I thought there might be which is something different and I kind of liked it. We do see the tension and there is a twist in which it might hit you but other than that it was pretty calm. Nice I think
I fell into the story pretty easily and I never once got bored with it or have my mind drifting to something else I am excited to se where the next book goes. I have some ideas on what it could bring but I will leave it to the author to surprise me.