Shattered: The Complete Collection

For the first time in print, John Irvin brings us the Shattered Saga.

A political apocalyptic drama about the end of the United States—perhaps a slight bit realistic?

Volume 1, Collapse. When the Black Out happens, a nuclear facility in the northeast sends Washington, D.C. to kingdom come. The northeastern seaboard becomes what is called the Badlands.Meanwhile, in Alabama, a neighbourhood turns itself into a fortified community to protect against the scavengers and anarchist mobs taking advantage of the loss of government leadership.From this establishment, the Locke Republic is born.

Volume 2, Revolt. Atlanta is overrun by gangs and mob wars. Stephen Hardy and his wife, Sara, are fleeing the city to join the Locke Republic. But, along the way, they are invited to join a resistance camp.While there, friends are murdered, Stephen makes a vow to rid his beloved city of the needless sacrifice of innocent blood.In the Texas Republic, the State is limping along. Governor Mark Bennington wages a political war. This debate turns into a battle of resistance against the invading Mexican forces at the south. General Philip Bundy leads the revolt, he must take San Antonio in a near mirror of history.

Volume 3, Anarchy. Derick Banks and Ted Valington are two of the last survivors of the United States government. Valington takes over as acting President while staying in Olympia, Washington. He converts the region into the Washington Empire and invades the struggling British Columbian north.The State of Jefferson has finally found her independence ever since she’d began her mission before World War II. But now she’s being attacked by her northern enemy, the Washington Empire. Derick Banks converts his Midwestern region into the American Union, making St. Louis his Central City. Through a tight fits and fiery bullets, he rules like a dictator, stamping out all he portrays as terrorists and rebels to the Cause of restoring the United States.

Volume 4, Spark. Fourteen years later, someone attacks Liberty City, the Capital of the Locke Republic, and kidnaps the President, Joe Randall.Samuel Turnover is called into duty once again for his country.The Southern Federation and the Republic of Texas all cast in the lots with their neighbour and the North American War breaks out across the entire continent.A mission to rescue the President of the Locke Republic is instigated.Will it be accomplished? Will the War continue? Will the young nations survive?

Volume 5, Conspiracy. The final chapter of the series brings the North American War to a head four years later. Everyone is at a stalemate. Every side resorts to drastic measures.A bomber makes a failed attempt in Atlanta.Former Presidents Sam Turnover, Emily Morgan, and Joe Randall link up with General Stephen Hardy, representatives and ambassadors from four new secessionist nations within the realm of the American Union’s dictatorship, and others embark on a mission to bring the War to an end.


Shattered, Volume 5: Conspiracy

The North American War is at a stalemate. All sides are reaching for more desperate means to end the arduous struggle.

After a bomber’s failed attempted to blow up an Atlanta gun store, Samuel Turnover invites his Southern Federation allies to join him on a mission.
Organizing a team of former Presidents, Generals, spies, and other military officers, Sam leads a silent invasion into the American Union.

In the State of Jefferson, Senator of the nation, Andrew Erinvane pushes a bill through his Senate to march on Olympia and finally bring an end to the war on the Pacific front.

Will our heroes finally have their peace? Will the new nations born from the ashes of a dead empire hold steady? Can the forces seeking the destruction of the new and the restoration of the old be vanquished?

Join the heroes of the Locke Republic, the State of Jefferson, the Southern Federation, and the Texas Republic as the fight the last battles of the North American War in this political apocalyptic drama.


Shattered: Spark

Shattered Spark

Did you enjoy the show Revolution? Did you think they should have delved deeper and kept going? Do you enjoy futuristic tales of possible futures? What about political dramas?

Volume 4, Spark, is finally here! It’s the newest installation in the Shattered series. Everything until now has been building up for a violent climax in this political thriller. Will the patriots of the Locke Republic, the Southern Federation, and the Republic of Texas be able to stand against the wiles of the American Union and the Washington Empire?

Samuel Turnover is once again called to his country’s aide after a bomb is set off in Liberty City. The President of the Locke Republic has been kidnapped. He is sent to Savannah, Georgia—the Capital of the Southern Federation—as an Ambassador to the fiery President Emily Morgan.

Meanwhile, the American Union invades the northern borders of Texas, only to be met by a readied force of resistance.

But will these three Southern nations be able to withstand the powerful enemy? What do the vile “President” Derick Banks and his cohort, President Ted Valington, have up their sleeves as they ignite the spark that erupts in all-out war across the New North America?

Join the heroes of the previous books as they finally come together in a fight for freedom!


Shattered: Anarchy

Shattered Anarchy

Can an empire once fallen rise again? This is the question on everyone’s mind, including the survived President and one of the last Senators of the United States government. Two men with the same dream: the restoration of the great United States.

But with anarchy still ruling most of the continent’s cities and now a growing number of rebels who wish to form their own nations, can this dream become reality? Will these two be able to conquer their rebellious enemies?

This is the third installment to the post-apocalyptic tale of a future North American geography. The Shattered series takes on a new approach in this book, bringing into light the views of the old clinging to what used to be–not willing to accept that which is new.

A political/military/post-apocalyptic drive through to the new era. Do you like such stories as Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank, Children of the Dust by Louise Lawrence, Junk Day by Arthur Sellings to name a few then you may enjoy this series.


Shattered: Revolt

Shattered Revolt

Following the birth of the Locke Republic, two countries on either side begin the struggle to build something new out of the old ashes. Trying to keep from plunging into an anarchical armageddon, these two forces stem the tides.

The Republic of Texas has survived for so long. Now that its overseer is no longer in existence, Texas is free to govern itself as an independent nation once again–as she has always talked about doing. Mark Bennington, Governor of Texas, and General Philip Bundy lead this new order with great sacrifice and compassion for their people.

To the East of the Locke Republic, a new league is formed by the barely breathing Southern States–the Southern Federation. Colonel Stephen Hardy, his wife, and several friends join a revolution and hold back the waves of gang violence in the streets of Atlanta.

Will all these patriots be able to bring back order and stability to their new countries in this post-apocalyptic age?

If you enjoyed the show Revolution, or Book of Eli, or One Second After by William Forstchen you will appreciate this new end of the old world series!


Shattered: Collapse

Shattered Collapse

When a solar flare knocks out the world’s power, world empires shatter into pieces. Anarchy reigns, terror ignites. Will the pieces survive?

A band of former Floridians join together and form a new country. Rising up against the tyrannical local government with its military cronies, Samuel Turnover and his group of rebels ignite the foundation of an already crumbling society.

Will they be able to build a new country? Will they be able to hold back the tide of oppression? This is a story of death and rebirth. The old becomes something new. A fiery bird rising from the ashes. What was has to collapse…