Arena Three
Arena Three

ISBN: 9781632915689
Year of publication: 2016
Sequence of author: Survival trilogy(№1)
Keywords: Dystopian Love and Romance

Arena Three

Morgan Rice

Postapokalipsis, Young-adult fiction

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Morgan Rice ARENA THREE PART ONE CHAPTER ONE I thrash against the struggling current, lungs bursting, desperate for air. I try to propel myself to the surface, kicking furiously, treading for sunlight. I don’t know where I am or how I got here—but I know I can’t breathe, and I can’t last much longer. With one last kick I finally manage to break the surface. I gasp, gulping the air, never having felt so dead—and so alive. As I bob in a fast-moving river, I catch a glimpse of someone standing on the bank, looking down at me. Before a wave crashes over my head, I realize: my dad. He’s alive. And he’s watching me. His face is hard, though, too hard. No warmth is there—not that he was ever warm to begin with. I push up to the surface again, fighting the power of the current. “Dad!” I shout, fighting against the raging current. “Dad, help me!” I’m overwhelmed with joy to see him, but there’s no emotion on his...