- Original Title:Unknown (Unknown #1)
- Author:Wendy Higgins
- Rating:8.4 / 10
- Publisher:Published August 8th 2016 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
To Brooke Leicht,
“It’s nearly time, Bahntan.” Bahntan. Keeper of the people. He was the first male leader of his kind, raised for one single, monumental purpose. And the time to fulfill that purpose was upon them.
The Bahntan lifted his heavy chin from where he stared out of the window into Nevada’s night sky; his every thought a betrayal of his life’s work. On the outside he appeared handsome and capable in a crisp Italian suit, but on the inside he had never felt more broken, his thoughts scattered.
“You have reservations,” his female comrade remarked. The Bahntan focused on the stars and imagined what lie beyond them, too far for his eye to see—places humans had never been—places he could scarcely imagine himself.
“We knew it would be difficult for you,” his comrade continued. &ldqu...