In The Watch (2012), a night watchman at the local Costco is brutally murdered, the manager of the store, Evan Trawling (Ben Stiller) starts a neighborhood watch group. He and his group of misfits, Bob (Vince Vaughn), Franklin (Jonah Hill) and Jamarcus (the IT Crowd’s amazing Richard Ayoade) soon suspect alien invasion. Can they stop the aliens before their small Ohio town is laid to waste? Continue reading The Watch (2012)
The Intergalactic Council of Superior Beings receives a communique from Earth. They, as is their custom, chose a random earthling to give the power to do absolutely anything. If the human uses the power for good, humanity is saved. If he or she uses the power for evil, humanity will be destroyed. Chosen is Neil Clarke, a secondary school teacher who is an aspiring writer. What will Neil do with the ability to do absolutely anything?
The inhabitants of Galatia, a post-apocalyptic community, have been living underground since a nuclear attack left the world uninhabitable. When their underground bunker collapses, the Galactians are forced to the surface, some of who embrace the change. Lars Steelson is a kid who didn’t fit in the underground. On the surface, he blossoms. He’s joined by hothead Josie Albright. Can Josie and Lars work together to find a new home for their people?
In Daimones (The Daimones Trilogy) by Massimo Marino, everyone and everything is dead. Dan and his family search for others but appear to be the only survivors until they locate Laura. Laura is a woman with her own agenda, looking to survive. Will Dan make the hard choices he must for himself and his family?
In Catalyst – Book 1 of the Ronos Trilogy by Tyler Rudd Hall, Mac Narrad is home on leave from the military when the city of Northgate is destroyed and his family murdered. At first blush, it seems that the attack was of alien origin, but Mac soon learns that there’s more to the war and this attack than meets the eye. Teaming up with a few choice allies, Mac must get the word to the people that the war is a hoax before the evil forces destroy all those who might care to fight back.