The sequel to the New York Times bestselling epic Dread Nation is an unforgettable journey of revenge and salvation across a divided America.
After the fall of Summerland, Jane McKeene hoped her life would get simpler: Get out of town, stay alive, and head west to California to find her mother.
But nothing is easy when you’re a girl trained in putting down the restless dead, and a devastating loss on the road to a protected village called Nicodemus has Jane questioning everything she thought she knew about surviving in 1880s America.
What’s more, this safe haven is not what it appears—as Jane discovers when she sees familiar faces from Summerland amid this new society. Caught between mysteries and lies, the undead, and her own inner demons, Jane soon finds herself on a dark path of blood and violence that threatens to consume her.
But she won’t be in it alone.
Katherine Deveraux never expected to be allied with Jane McKeene. But after the hell she has endured, she knows friends are hard to come by—and that Jane needs her too, whether Jane wants to admit it or not.
Watching Jane’s back, however, is more than she bargained for, and when they both reach a breaking point, it’s up to Katherine to keep hope alive—even as she begins to fear that there is no happily-ever-after for girls like her.
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Wonderful entertainment! Powerful women! Zombies and the old west! If you liked Pride Prejudice and Zombies, you will like this read. What more could anyone ask for but when is the next book? I need more of this dynamic duo please!
Excellent read. Good character development, good ending..... that FITS!!! Plenty of action, mixed with quick wit and humor. I am sooo ready for the next book in this series... where perhaps I’ll join Jane & Katherine on their quest, (yes I left out Redfern), (hey I’m interested in the Dames!!), and marry them BOTH!! Lol... Buy this series IMMEDIATELY!!