Bestselling, award-winning, dystopian thriller series for readers 12 and over. The books have lots of adult fans too!
The Dust Chronicles is a trilogy about a sixteen-year-old girl named Glory, who can kill with her eyes. It’s set in a post-apocalyptic future where the earth has been covered by asteroid dust that’s lethal to most humans and has changed the DNA of others, giving them powers deemed Deviant. The books are dystopian thrillers with elements of sci-fi, paranormal, horror and romance.
Glory, a sixteen-year-old orphan whose emotions can kill, lives in a domed city where her ability means Deviant—and dead.
For generations, Earth has been buried in asteroid dust that’s mutated the DNA of some humans. To survive, Glory must hide her Deviant ability—and her paraplegic brother—from the authorities. When her boyfriend joins the secret police, she must flee the dome and outrun the sadistic, scab-covered Shredders living outside in the dust. Can Glory trust a mysterious boy with a dangerous Deviance of his own?
Deviants is the first book in the bestselling Dust Chronicles trilogy. More info →
In the winner of the 2013 Golden Leaf for Best YA,
Glory returns to Haven as a secret agent to rescue fellow Deviants. When she's selected to join the dreaded Compliance Department, training to track and hunt her own kind, she becomes a double agent, and no one knows all her secrets. Twists, deceits and danger abound as Glory starts to question everything she believes.
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In this thrilling conclusion to The Dust Chronicles trilogy that began with Deviants, Glory must decide how far she is willing to go to keep her family safe, and what it really means to be a monster More info →
Discover the Origins of The Dust Chronicles world.
Two short stories set during the apocalyptic times that created the dystopian world of the Amazon bestselling series, The Dust Chronicles.
In "Out of the Ashes", seventeen year-old Jenna races to enter the domed city of Haven, when a sacrifice changes her fate.
In "Valley of Dust", Serena is stranded in the mountains, months after her class ski trip was cut short by asteroid strike fallout. How will this dwindling group of teens outrun Shredders and survive in a world where everything's changing, even themselves. More info →