Uprising (Children of the Gods #2)
by Jessica Therrien
Paperback, 386 pages
by ZOVA Books
Elyse has done everything she can to protect her friends from The Council's reach. As long as they believe she's dead, she has time to rest and train for war. And war is inevitable.
When Kara arrives with the news that Anna and Chloe have been captured, Elyse is faced with the realization that no one is safe until The Council is stopped and Christoph is destroyed. She doesn't need a prophecy to tell her to lead an army. Christoph has done the one thing that ensures she'll fight to the death. He's threatened the people she loves.
It will take more than the words of an oracle to help them fight against the most powerful Descendant alive. To break The Council's oppression and rise up against a plot so many years in the making, Elyse will need to get dangerously close to her enemy. So close, in fact, she may not survive.
My favorite supernatural power is precognition of the future! In other words: Oracle! Every super bad azz karate film has that one wise all knowing sensei. I think it's even more cool when the prophetic individual isn't all old but youthful and gifted. Like the Golden Child with Eddie Murphy. I've recently finished reading the ARC of Uprising and there is definitely an unforgettable oracle in the story! You DO NOT want to miss this sequel!