Login to edit. | History

Awakenings by Erin M. Klitzke

Listing Thumbnail

Rate Listing

Rated 7.34 out of 10 Statistics

Information

Genre: Supernatural / Adventure

Audience: adults, college students

Updated: Every Few Days

Content Advisory

Occasional Sexual Content

Frequent Coarse Language

Occasional Violence

Statistics

Overall Rating: 7.341

Average Rating: 9.8 (Guests), 7.25 (Members)

Ranking: #106

Rating Count: 7 (5 Guests, 2 members)

1 indicates a weighted rating.

Synopsis

"The world ended, long live the new world."

Marin Astoris had a vision a few years ago, of a mushroom cloud rising beyond the university's iconic clocktower. A voice whispered in her ear, take a breath and wait to die. That vision never came to pass. Something else happened instead: an asteroid, a botched attempt to stop it from hitting earth, and a resulting cataclysm that left only small pockets of humans left alive, scattered and isolated in a rapidly changing landscape.

Thom Ambrose's relationship with Marin has been on the rocks for the better part of a year. He's had visions, too, ones he's too afraid to believe are true, because if he dares to believe them, he'll lose the one thing he loves the most: her.

It's thirty-some college students struggling to survive the end of everything they've ever known. All they've got are each other and gifts they're just realizing they have, abilities they're struggling to understand. If they can make it through that first year, they might just have a chance.

Tags Add/Remove Tags

Apocalypse, Fantasy, University

Reviews Login to review.

"(Gradual) Awakenings"

Rating: 7 / 10

Awakenings is a work of post-apocalyptic fiction set in a small Michigan university campus. It deals with survival and the relationships and tensions between the survivors, but with an added supernatural twist - the survivors may have all survived for a reason, one some among them have felt for some time and others are just beginning to become aware of.

It's primarily a character story -…Read More

Recommendations

Awakenings has not been recommended yet.

Comments

comments powered by Disqus