by Brandon Overall
Number of pages: 235
Neil spent his whole life believing he would amount to greatness. A strange dream led to the awakening of a dormant power, and his life would never be ordinary again. When the government learned of his extraordinary abilities, they knew they needed him on their side, and they weren't going to take no for an answer. Some people are better left alone.
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