Refuge, David Schoorens

What happens if democracy falls?

In Refuge: A Novel of Lost Democracy, democracy in America wasn’t lost to invasion or foreign terrorist attacks. Nor to a global cataclysm or military coup or an economic collapse. Democracy fell because it was our choice.

An election was all that was needed. Gerrymandered districts. Laws suppressing the vote.
Disinformation and lies. Promises of former glory. Apathy and ignorance. Political violence and above all, fear.

The story begins in Saint Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada, where American dissidents hope to start a new life. Mike and Debbie Whynot, both retired U.S. Air Force officers and leaders of their fellow expatriates, face threats from the new autocratic U.S. government. They will pay dearly for their continued fight for democracy.

Across the Saint Croix River in Eastport, Maine, others remain in service to the new U.S. government. A few will find the moral burden unendurable.

Refuge: A Novel of Lost Democracy is a shocking piece of literature that enthralled, entertained, and excited me from the very first page! Everything about this political thriller was exciting; the characters, as well as the settings the reader gets to experience, and the incredible literature courtesy of the wonderful David Schoorens, made me fall madly in love with this book!

Refuge is a book that can only be described as a read that should not be missed and so if you are looking to read a book that will grasp your attention from the first page and hold it throughout then already I would implore you lovely readers to read this book because it is utterly brilliant!

Refuge is a thrilling, terrifying, and terrific political thriller that will take its readers on a dark and twisty journey from start to finish. The reader in Refuge will be introduced to a time in America when democracy falls and what subsequently happens in the fallout. The journey the reader is taken on is a breathtaking one as we follow an unnamed US president who has eliminated democracy in America, leading to chaos. Refuge will take its readers across the states to Canada as we follow Mike and Debbie Whynot as they look to start a new life but it won’t be so simple for them and what follows is a twisty turny tale with many shocking and thought-provoking moments that will keep you guessing from beginning to end, and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Refuge!

The story of Refuge is an incredibly dynamic, unique piece of work that took my breath away on more than one occasion, the pacing of this story was wonderfully written and plotted so that I did not get bored at any given time. Never once did I find myself referring to the page number and that is a sure sign that this incredible book is a compelling piece of work that draws the reader in and captivates them to read it quickly and to reach the end of the book very fast!

The excellent author of this novel, David Schoorens effortlessly takes the reader on a thrilling journey; Schoorens’ words managed to keep me intrigued as well as entertained as I raced through this book. It is the kind of book that is impossible to put down, and when I had to I longed for it! I wanted to be reunited with the story I had grown to love and the characters I had become invested in.

David Schoorens is a talented and well-accomplished author who has written an unforgettable novel that features heavily on its characters and themes. Schoorens’s characters are superb, and I think every reader will be able to invest in them! They are believable, and their narratives jump right off the page and into the reader’s minds and this is another thing! Schoorens has managed to create a vivid picture in my mind of this setting he has established. His sometimes long, descriptive sentences, captured my imagination, and made me turn the pages with haste!

To summarize my thoughts on the remarkable novel that is Refuge; I would say if you are a reader who is tired of reading the same old books that are lackluster and forgettable then take a chance with this one because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed! Refuge gets five stars from me! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!

Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is follow the links below!

Goodbye for now book lovers,

P.S. Below I have attached some links about the author and this wonderful book so if you would like to learn more about the author and the book then please have a browse. Thank you so much again for reading book lovers!

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