The biomes were never meant to be tampered with, and the barbed-wire fences were never meant to be crossed. The Biome Lock was a force of nature not to be reckoned with.
Thirty years after a harrowing alien invasion that left the remains of humankind living captive in separate biomes, the arrival of an atypical boy prompts an awakening of hope; a dream for a new age. As a greater mission unfolds, unrest begins to circulate in the furthest parts of the biomes, creating a threat to the once all-powerful regime of the Zorb…
Meet Griffin, an antsy boy who on his thirteenth birthday, finds himself thrown into the depths of these seemingly unrestrained prisons. He only saw the biomes as a way to get past his worst memories, but the past still whispered in his ears.
Meet Kira, a haunted teenager who lives with a terrible secret, one that might get her hunted down and murdered. While everything about her seems normal, a cloud of fury hangs over her, all for something she chooses not to understand.
Meet Colette, an upright girl who feels an otherworldly connection to a boy she's hardly ever spoken to, where only dreams can bind the two. As it all seems supernatural, he might just feel the same way, understanding all that she feels.
As these seemingly different minds come together, they are forced to combat their darkest moments and worst memories as they fight for their freedom. And whether they like it or not, they must choose what they really stand for, and who they truly are…
Welcome to the Biome Lock!
"You always think about the end of the world as some cool thing from books or movies, but then when the apocalypse actually happens, you regret ever wanting it."
-Excerpt, Biome Lock
“You know, Apollo, this is the life! May things never change.”
-Excerpt, Biome Lock
The nightmare of Ziel Delaine
Never go to the places you aren’t supposed to be.
Every weekend, young Aaron Hearth plays in the expansive front yard of a mysterious property, known as the DeLaine manor, and thought to be abandoned. But he knows better than to think it’s deserted, as there is something there, in the window - a ghost.
His life is turned upside down after an encounter with the spirit, but there’s something that scares him even more. A boy from his dreams now seems to be real, and by some chance, the mysterious boy may be a bigger threat than what he can handle.
A secret threat is unraveling before his eyes, and Aaron knows only one thing for sure - he is being hunted down.
'Without even realizing it I had become a bully, and that was possibly the worst thing of all." -Excerpt, The Nightmare of Ziel DeLaine
The Accidental INsurgent
One mistake can ruin your life.
Ally Einfell will die in two years, at twenty years old… but not if she dies at eighteen instead. In a corrupt future, graduates of the Endmost School are forced to prove themselves as useful in two years, or else they’ll be executed on their twentieth birthday.
But Ally may never get that far because she has committed a crime. It’s a stupid crime, but it’s enough for her to never graduate - enough for her to be executed, or proved useless. Both mean the same thing. And even with the support of her handsome best friend, Finch Briar, Ally will have to overcome her greatest fears to survive…
"Murder was something we needed to get used to while we were living in this insane world. It was a tyrant—a nightmare that needed to be met. But I knew so damn well that it would break us to face it. This was only the beginning.." -Excerpt, The Accidental Insurgent