mysterious virus makes its way into the United States, the government demands
that states seal themselves off from one another and do their best to protect
their surviving residents. When the state of Florida is bordered off from the
surrounding states, Taylen Fincher, a seventeen-year-old girl with a yearning
for her former life finds herself wondering how much of what they’ve been told
When Troum took control of the state, he told the residents that the other
states had fallen to the virus and that he wouldn’t allow the same thing to
happen to them. But Taylen doesn’t believe it. She insists that there is still
life outside of the state, and she is going to do whatever it takes to prove
it… but her actions will cost her more than she ever expected.
Troum kidnaps Taylen’s sister, Penelope, in hopes of coaxing her into behaving
– into being a submissive resident, much like the others. But Taylen isn’t one
to give in that easily.
Eager to rescue her sister, Taylen will set out on an adventure that’ll force
her to open her heart to the unexpected and to uncover secrets that will change
SUBMERGED is the first book in a YA dystopian duology.