Desy is all about main characters who have to save themselves and be their own knights in shining armour.
But, because I don't want it to be too easy on them, I pick main characters that, up until the beginning of the books, were living quite ordinary, comfortable lives.
And then dump them into chaos.
The books are often fast paced with a sprinkling of humour and a dash of action. A fast ride of fun & crazy decisions, that in a normal world you wouldn't even have to make. (And if you did you'd probably ask a whole bunch of people for advice first.)
Bliss Cardigan has to save the world, or at least the world as she currently knows it. With a chip forcibly implanted in her brain everyone wants to control her. But the chip and Bliss have bonded in a completely unexpected way. Now they have to save themselves because one can't survive without the other.
With the chip permanently implanted in her brain Bliss Cardigan is on the run. She can't stay in the City and she doesn't know how to survive in Neversee - the place beyond the City Wall. With boots that aren't hers, no knowledge of how to hunt for food, and only the chip to guide her; she must make it through the mountains in the snow. Walter Ounce will send his army after her to retrieve the c
It was, as it turns out, inevitable. Not inevitable because of some prophecy, despite there being a fortune telling, but inevitable because that's how it was engineered.
I was part of somebody elses design.
I was carefully selected, convinced, pushed, prodded and cajoled into doing things I wouldn't normally do.
The government no longer had our best interests at heart and despite the attempt