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Jarek never meant to get involved.

Following the Catastrophe, the plan was simple enough. Scavenge for food. Avoid marauders. And above all else, keep his head down. No problem at all. Especially not with a one-of-a-kind AI companion and a powerful exosuit in his hands. But when he stumbles onto a back alley mugging gone wrong, well... 


The word is out. Young Jarek Slater is packing a serious weapon. The kind he's not ready to use in earnest. The kind that every marauder on the continent would kill for.

And they're coming to take their shots...

Buy your copy today if you love thrilling tales with strong characters and "wonderfully wise-cracking dialogue!"

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I couldn't put this down.

David M. ★★★★★

A quick and easy read, about a teenager trying to get by in a post-apocalyptic world. There are hints of a larger threat. which I am super keen to discover. Overall this was super fun.

A great, unique post-apocalypse opera.

Jonathan B. ★★★★★

An excellent preface to what is certainly a promising series. It's a post-apocalypse opera, if you will, with enjoyable characters and wonderfully wise-cracking dialogue. I'm very much looking forward to the first full-length book!

Young Iron Man meets the Last of Us

Mr. Kirk ★★★★★

Good writing and an interesting mix of genres. Superhero fans should enjoy, and with what is hinted to come, should be a fix for vampire fans as well. A good start to a series.

Hi there!

I'm Luke, and I LOVE to make things up and write them down. Usually, I do so for a shiny penny or two from the kind Amazon overlords.

Recently, though, I've decided to try peddling a few of my action-packed wares over here on my own site for multiple reasons, not the least of which being I can give you better prices while keeping way more of those sweet, sweet royalty pennies. Plus, you know what they say about eggs and baskets...

All that to say, welcome to The Great Diversification Experiment! I sure hope you enjoy the experience.

Much more importantly, I hope you're ready for some wild adventures...

Happy reading!

Luke R. Mitchell

P.S. If you're REALLY pickin' up what I'm puttin' down here, I wouldn't hate it if you felt compelled to share my work with any raving sci-fi fans you happen to know...

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