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Fantasy Steampunk | Fantasy
Kris Merrill was a survivor. Sheâ€™d lost her parents as a
young girl, and sheâ€™d been forced to flee the dubious
shelter of her auntâ€™s home at thirteen to escape the
unwanted attentions of her uncle. Sheâ€™d lived on the streets
of San Angeles, finding refuge in the lowest level of the
city. When she got the chance, Kris found a room to rent on
Level 2, earning a precarious living as a motorcycle
messenger, a courier delivering sensitive materials the
megacorporations would not trust to any method that could be
A year ago, Krisâ€™s life changed irrevocably when a delivery
went terribly wrong, and she was targeted for termination by
the Meridian corporation, one of the most powerful ofthe
megaconglomerates that controlled the government. Salvation
came in the form of Ian Miller, who rescued Kris from
certain death, recruiting her for the underground resistance
group of which he was a part.
Since then, Kris has been hidden with the resistance,
training to become an operative. Just as her training with
the anti-corporate movement is nearing its end, their
compound is destroyed by surprise attack. Ready or not, Kris
and the other trainees are recalled to the dangerous
metropolis of San Angeles. But their transport is shot down
and Ian Miller, the man she loves, is captured. Someone, it
seems, is using him to get to Kris.
With the help of a retired operative with PTSD, and the
mysterious man who fled the scene when Krisâ€™s parents were
killed, Kris searches for any sign of Ian. As the
corporations battle civil unrestâ€”and each otherâ€”the city
slowly shuts down. Kris and San Angeles are running out of
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