10/11/14 - book review for Revell books - Thunder by Bonnie S. Calhoun
Thunder is book one of the Stone Braide Chronicles by Bonnie S. Calhoun. This is a young adult dystopian novel. Even though it was written towards young
adults, it is well worth an adult eye.
a young woman coming of age, nearing her eighteenth birth remembrance. She waits and watches as a Lander boat is
coming ashore at her beach. This
handsome Lander, Bodhi will change the way she looks and feels about things
during their journey to find Selah’s father.
Selah’s brothers try to get to her before she reaches her destination
but Selah recaptures her prisoner, the Lander Bodhi. Evil forces run amuck in the Mountain where
Lander’s bring a high price. Selah comes
upon a dirty girl that has been living by herself since her mother dies, Selah
can’t leave her behind. Selah feels
things for Bodhi and he teaches her to communicate other than speaking. This helps along the way and when they reach
futuristic novel of 150 years after the Sorrows, or nuclear war, will take you
to places that may seem familiar; or may seem prophetic to today’s time. Bonnie Calhoun’s characters are well
introduced and the plot is in-depth.
This book is worth the read, for any age.