The Betrayal: Book 1 of the Blue Lotus Project
2022 FAPA President’s Book Award: Silver: Adult Fiction Sci-Fi
After a series of cataclysmic events, a team of scientists creates a new and fascinating machine – the Blue Lotus – to assist the government in restoring worldwide order. Meanwhile, under the auspices of ending extremism and achieving conformity, a powerful leader, Sovereign Alexander Wraith, unifies the remaining countries under his singular authority. Global peace is finally achieved, but at a grave cost…
Now, with all of the world’s forces behind him, Wraith unleashes his massive military might on the last remnants of defiance, a rebel Christian group still willing to fight for their freedoms. Despite the Sovereign’s immense power, and against impossible odds, the renegade resistance, led by two highly unlikely heroes – Jessica Cyprus and Liam Adler, risks everything to save humanity.