The Black Tide - Remnants

Genre: Action Adventure, Dystopian and Futuristic, Sci-fi

For Fans Of

Bella Forest, Veronica Roth, and Suzanne Collins

Book Summary

For fans of The Hunger Games and Divergent comes a story that will have you turning pages long past your bedtime. You have found your new obsession.

The Black Tide. That’s what they called it. Incurable. Unstoppable. Terrifying.
Saddled with the care of her kid sister, Ava struggles to cope with the demands placed upon her young shoulders. When an unstoppable disease sweeps across the globe, decimating the population, her life takes a terrifying turn for the worse.

Threatened with starvation, enslavement, and exile, life becomes a daily struggle for survival. Driven by the need to protect the only family she has left, Ava searches for salvation, a safe haven for them both. But with each passing day, new enemies appear while the people she trusts are swept away on a tide of blood.

Survival is just the beginning...

A Dystopian Thriller about one young woman's struggle to not only survive but thrive in even the most difficult of situations while learning who she really is and what she is capable of. Complete Series now available.


By Rene Fombyon January 26, 2018
Format: Kindle Edition
Okay, first off, if the story of a rebellious young teenage girl discovering her own ironclad inner strength and unwavering sense of duty in the face of a non-zombie apocalypse isn't your cup of tea, then grab a cup of coffee and read something else. (Maybe a cat detective book. I've got one for sale ...) But this series sings where Twilight and Hunger Games too often fall flat, and I found myself abandoning my post completing final edits on my own fourth book to turn page after page of this amazing story. Set in South Africa after a deadly virus has swept across the world, devouring human civilization in its wake, the author takes us on a heart-pounding journey of betrayal, survival, and most of all, hope. This wonderful tale uses no plot device greater than the human spirit -- no vampires, no uncanny ability to shoot the eye out of a gnat at 100 meters, no perverse sexuality -- and yet it never wavers, and it never loses its sense of honesty. For all the horrible things that Ava has come to face, challenges unfortunately all too believable in this oft-times cruel and inhuman world we live in, she always finds some way to survive. And some way to inspire. Bravo, Ms. Higgins! I only wish I could give you six stars, instead.

About the Author

South African writer and coffee addict, Baileigh Higgins, lives in the Free State with hubby and best friend Brendan and loves nothing more than lazing on the couch with pizza and a bad horror movie. Her unhealthy obsession with the end of the world has led to numerous books on the subject and a secret bunker only she knows the location of.

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