By Karen Traviss
Comprehend what a global needed to do to survive.
When the Locust Horde burst from the floor fifteen years in the past to slaughter the human inhabitants of Sera, mankind begun a determined battle opposed to extinction. Now after a decade and a 1/2 bloody battling, and with billions lifeless, the survivors—the Gears of the Coalition of Ordered Governments, in addition to a small band of civilians—have been compelled to break their very own towns and sacrifice their whole civilization to halt the Locust advance.
The last-ditch measures have succeeded, yet at an important expense: the survivors were lowered to a handful of refugees.
Escaping to a haven at the distant island of Vectes, they start the heartbreaking activity of rebuilding their devastated international. For your time, there’s desire . . . making peace with outdated enemies, and once more making plans for the future.
But the quick respite is shattered whilst Vectes comes less than siege from a fair deadlier strength than the Locust—the Lambent, a hideous and continuously mutating life-form that destroys every little thing in its direction. because the Lambent’s relentless attack spreads from the mainland to the island, the refugees ultimately comprehend what drove the Locust from their underground warrens and sparked the worldwide war.
While Marcus Fenix and the Gears fight to carry again the invasion, the Coalition faces a stark choice—fight this new enemy to the final human, or flee to the wastelands to take their possibilities and dwell just like the human pariahs referred to as the Stranded . . . while Coalition chairman Richard Prescott nonetheless guards one final, bad mystery concerning the Locust, the Lambent, and the way forward for mankind. . .