Into the Outside: A Post Apocalyptic Novel – Lynda Engler

When the mutants’ survival is threatened, will Isabella risk it all for the man she hardly knows or stay underground protected?

Fifty years ago the Earth died. In its place emerges a dangerous jungle world with oddly altered wildlife and a handful of short-lived mutated humans. Below ground, survivors wait. 16-year-old Isabella has grown up believing mutants are sub-human, stupid and would eat every shelter person if they had the chance until a chance encounter with 17-year-old mutant tribe leader Malcolm. His ebony skin, straw-colored hair, rippling muscles, 4 fingers on one hand and 6 on the other captivate her. Night after night she sneaks out in her grandfather’s safety suit until he locks it up. Isabella must choose between the safety of the shelter that is her entire world and facing the dangers Outside if she is to save the mutants and the man she loves from extermination.

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