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Not a Drop to Drink
by Mindy McGinnis

Civilization has collapsed due to the scarcity of water, and an impending barren wasteland has driven many to flee in search of water, safety, and a new home. Lynn and her mother decide otherwise. They choose to stay behind because their land contains the only known accessible water source in the area – a pond. While this valuable resource is what gives this family hope, it also makes them vulnerable to attacks from surrounding marauders. However, a cold and harsh upbringing enforces the idea that everyone is THE ENEMY. The only thing that matters is protecting the pond!

After running off a group of marauders and the unexpected death of her mother, Lynn must learn to survive and protect the pond on her own. She will soon be faced with the decision of letting her guard down and helping a mysterious group camped off by the river bank. Is this the same group of raiders that attacked her home not long ago or a group just looking for some aid? Will Lynn be able to maintain the security of the pond without her mother’s aid?

Check it out to find out! 

Terry B.
March 19, 2015
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