If you’re staying tuned to the latest news, you know genetic mapping is a possibility about to jump from the pages of a dystopian
novel. In Melinda Louise Bohannon’s new book she tells the story of a society
creating superior humans through genetic mapping. Melinda answered our
questions about her series and her newest installment titled
Intentions (Ellechor Publishing House).
FOR OUR READERS WHO HAVEN’T READ THE THE INNER SOCIETY, YOUR FIRST INSTALLMENT, CAN YOU TELL US EXACTLY WHAT IS THE INNER SOCIETY?
Inner Society is a secret society of powerful people who are creating a
superior human race through genetic mapping. Many of the teens spawned by this
society are perfect in physical attributes, but deadly in their recklessness
and disregard for others.
CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR MAIN CHARACTER, MAGGIE?
book one, Maggie is a dysfunctional teenager, suffering from tragic
circumstances. She is hardened and
unlovable – even by readers at first. When she reconnects with Peter, an
acquaintance from her past, he shows her new meaning in life through faith in
Christ. After finally accepting the Lord, Maggie undergoes a miraculous
transformation as she learns to trust again and finds reason to put away the
anger that has held her captive.
RECKLESS INTENTIONS IS THE SECOND BOOK IN YOUR INNER SOCIETY SERIES. CAN YOU TELL US WHERE THIS NOVEL PICKS UP THE STORY?
This novel picks up after the struggle for power in book one
results in the tragic death of several Norfolk teenagers. Book two opens with
Maggie standing at the foot of her friend’s gravestone.She is struggling to come to terms with her
loss and contemplating the meaning of life.
CAN THIS NOVEL STAND ALONE OR SHOULD READERS START AT THE BEGINNING OF THESE SERIES?
Each novel in the series is a complete story, but is not
intended to stand alone.
What can we expect for the future of the series?The
explosive ending of this journey will come in book three when Maggie joins the
Resistance in fighting the horrific corruption of The Inner Society. Together
they will risk their lives to bring down this dangerous society before its
elite can execute their plans to take over the US.