By Roderick Gordon
At lengthy final reunited along with his dad, Will now spends his days exploring the land of the "second sun," deciphering the cryptic glyphs on its 3 mysterious temples -- or eyeing the wild animals with renegade woman Elliott.
But a military of darkness is at the march. And the ruthless Rebeccas have once again cheated demise. With a corps of cold-blooded Limiters at their command, they're decided to seek Will to the sour innards of the earth.
Closer to victory, or in the direction of demise? This time, who will not break out with their life?
The fourth publication within the big apple instances Bestselling TUNNELS series.
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Then, in a silent explosion, it blossomed momentarily right into a round cloud. The cloud speedy dispersed, leaving no hint that it had ever been there. “The purple and black! ” she exclaimed, clapping her palms jointly. “Bless their SOPs. ” She used to be bearing on the Limiters’ average working approaches, for she had simply noticed certainly one of their name symptoms. She was once beaming extensively now. someplace in the market within the jungle was once prone to be no less than one in every of her hugely informed and creative infantrymen, and he used to be trying to converse with different Styx within the zone. Limiters regularly operated with 0 profile and might by no means dream of showing their presence yet within the such a lot unheard of conditions. And this was once definitely an excellent scenario. Rebecca had little question in her brain that the signal was once meant for her and her sister. someway, she needed to go back the sign. She needed to allow them to be aware of her position. She solid approximately in desperation till her eyes fell at the gasoline tanks. “That’s it,” she stated, her choice making her voice husky. It used to be worthy a try out. As she scanned the horizon, there have been a number of white columns of smoke emerging above the jungle from the standard fires, yet these have been within the some distance distance. If she may mild her personal hearth, it may well simply be sufficient to ship a countersignal. yet then she discovered she had not anything together with her, in simple terms the garments on her again. whether there has been sufficient gas left within the tanks, how may perhaps she ignite it? “Think, imagine, imagine! ” she shouted. Glancing up on the solar, she used to be struck via an concept. “Glass! The bottles! ” she cried. She tore into the development. “You must be someplace safe,” she instructed her sister, as she hurriedly carried her again up the railway tracks to the doorway of the mine. She back to the construction on my own and snatched up one of many beer bottles she’d knocked over. Taking it outdoors, she inspected the gas tanks. the single potential she might locate of having on the gasoline contained in the tanks was once the gasoline caps on most sensible of every of them. Arming herself with a size of wooden, she climbed onto the 1st tank, which creaked and in simple terms simply supported her weight. The rust had eaten during the steel and he or she was once capable of see within it. all of the gasoline had lengthy when you consider that evaporated, and that used to be no solid to her. She swore. She leaped 3 ft throughout to the subsequent tank. It looked to be in much better , resounding solidly as she landed on it. She attempted to show the cap, however it wouldn’t flow. “Come on! ” she shouted. Time was once of the essence — she needed to sign again once she may well. She struck on the cap with the piece of wooden to loosen it, after which set approximately attempting to open it back. With a lot heaving and straining, it ultimately started to flip. As she took the cap off, there has been a hiss as a result of better strain contained in the tank, and the odor of the fuel fumes made her wrinkle up her nostril. “Perfect,” she acknowledged, after which thrust the piece of wooden contained in the tank and pulled it out. The wooden used to be rainy with gasoline — she was once relieved to discover the tank was once nearly complete. She time and again dunked the wooden, permitting the fuel to spill round the starting, then fast jumped down.