Beware the Gravity Bug.
Sealed off from the crumbling civilization outside, the residents of the FURC may be safe from external threats, but their isolation only speeds the spread of a dangerous new infection, even as an upcoming election exposes divisions among them. And the fourteen square mile compound may not be big enough to prevent the pressure from building into violent upheaval…
(Slowpocalypse, Book 3)
About the Author
James Litherland is a graduate of the University of South Florida who currently resides as a Virtual Hermit in the wilds of West Tennessee. He’s lived various places and done a number of jobs – he’s been an office worker and done hard manual labor, worked (briefly) in the retail and service sectors, and he’s been an instructor. But through all that, he’s always been a writer. He is a Christian who tries to walk the walk (and not talk much.)
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Litherland resumes his trilogy with the same writing style that I’ve come to enjoy. His descriptions bring the world to life while adding a gritty feel to the tale. This fast paced story, with many plot twists held my attention throughout. It was a fun and intriguing read that further develops the dystopian world in which he sets his tale. I enjoyed the interpersonal relationships between the major characters in the story. They were as important to my enjoyment of the tale as the action of the story. The contrasting personality types gives the tale the feel of an entire community, with the extremes to be expected of a community long isolated. Litherland’s stories build on one another, culminating in this intriguing story. It was an interesting read that I would definitely recommend to others. Please note that I received a complimentary copy of this work in exchange for an honest review.
This last book of the Slowpocalypse series is more dialogue and intrigue with some action. It all occurs inside the compound around a flu epidemic going around and election of a community council member. There are a lot of characters to keep track of, there is a cheat sheet at the beginning of the story to help. The characters are well developed and the dialogue and plot line are logical, interesting and have a lot of twists and turns. Once you get into this book it is hard to put down. The story brings to mind a lot of things to think about when civilization breaks down. I received this from the author for an honest review. No compensation involved. I really enjoyed this series and recommend to any and all. WELL DONE!