Children of the Elements Series

In this five-book epic adventure, brainwaves altered by a covert government project based out of the Secret City of Oak Ridge, the Children of the Elements are brought together and tested as weapons of mass destruction. Their struggle to free themselves and survive in the hostile East Tennessee mountains creates massive chaos and threatens to bring about an apocalypse. When nature, put into the hands of children that rule wind, earth, fire, water, and the void, refuses to be controlled, can mankind endure?

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Savage Winds, Children of the Elements #1

A dangerous conspiracy unfolds…
In Author R.J. Merle’s whirlwind start of the Children of the Elements series, a clumsy teenage techno-geek struggles to protect kidnapped children from a covert government organization responsible for creating their abilities to control the five elements.

A mighty wind…
Seventeen-year-old Brody Thackett’s conspiracy theorist brother ensnares him in a real life children-as-weapons plot, while a determined scientist grooms happy-go-lucky seven-year-old Darcy Lynn Carpenter to use the wind as a deadly weapon.

Out of control…
Despite the firm hand of Scientist Nora Hicks, Brody struggles to rescue the kids and escape, even as Darcy Lynn fights to gain control of the surging power of the savage winds.

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Dire Rumblings, Children of the Elements #2

Buffeted by savage winds…
Author R.J. Merle shakes things up with Book Two of the Children of the Elements series when a teenage hostage computer whiz is caught in a clash between lawless survivalists and a rogue government operation turning supernaturally gifted children into weapons.

Hunted, threatened, trapped…
Seventeen-year-old Brody Thackett faces a militia group intent on taking the children of the elements by force from the boss-lady project scientist. A boy able to manifest earthquakes cares for his injured friend and struggles not to bring the mountains down.

No escape from unending terror…
Despite Scientist Nora Hicks’ plans, Brody and his brother fight to survive and undermine the rogue group. Ten-year-old tunnel rat Junior Burke digs in to help his friends escape the out-of-control elements, as he struggles to control the dire rumblings he sets in motion.

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Savage winds forged their path…
The scorching third book of the Children of the Elements series by R.J. Merle features an injured teenage technology guru and a band of supernaturally gifted children targeted and forced to fight for their lives.

Dire rumblings shook the mountains…
Seventeen-year-old Brody Thackett confronts an obsessed project scientist. By partnering with a thirteen-year-old that rules fire, he and the children race to escape persecution and save their mountain community.

The fire burns, burns, burns…
Against Scientist Nora Hicks’s interference, Brody, volatile Abe Jenkins, and their group struggle to survive the rise of the walking dead and the out-of-control raging inferno blazing the land.

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Savage winds and dire rumblings persist…
Diving into the depths of chaos, Author R.J. Merle, in Book Four of the Children of the Elements series, creates a desolate world in which a teenage former tech-expert and a group of children with supernatural abilities struggle to survive attacks by mutated creatures and new world zombies.

The inferno rages on…
Seventeen-year-old Brody Thackett must battle an evil project scientist and rein in a thirteen-year-old whose out-of-kilter emotions brings forth violent never-ending torrential rain.

And water covers the earth…
With no electronics, Wi-Fi, or web anything, Brody and the children struggle to adapt to and weather an ever-changing, unraveling world. An unpredictable Hannah Jenkins, pursued by Scientist Nora Hicks, battles to control her fluctuating powers to stay afloat in an unrelenting tide.

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Beyond wind, earth, fire, and water…
Author R.J. Merle presents a strange world of the unknown in the fifth and final book of the Children of the Elements series where a repentant teenage computer techie and supernaturally skilled children struggle to salvage a pestilence-inflicted world.

Pestilence ravages the earth…
Seventeen-year-old Brody Thackett struggles to outsmart the unstable project scientist and find a cure for sickness befalling the children and must join a sixteen-year-old to stop a virus that creates grotesque mutations from wiping out mankind.

Welcome to the void…
Brody battles to save the children and the rest of the world from mutating into living, breathing real-world monsters. Outcast self-proclaimed Master of the Void Vincent Hicks, in spite of his mother, scientist Nora Hick’s interference, struggles to harness the merciless void within himself to overcome the ravages of his childhood and the grotesque once-human mutations set on destroying them all.

 

Children of the Elements Box Set

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