Donavan: From Michael Bunker's World of
In Michael Bunker's “Pennsylvania”, we briefly met Donavan Yoder--a young man divided. Born in the Amish Zone, he was raised to embrace a plain, peaceful life. After he grows up, Donavan becomes an officer with the Transport Authority, the tyrannical government grinding New Pennsylvania under its... show more
In Michael Bunker's “Pennsylvania”, we briefly met Donavan Yoder--a young man divided. Born in the Amish Zone, he was raised to embrace a plain, peaceful life. After he grows up, Donavan becomes an officer with the Transport Authority, the tyrannical government grinding New Pennsylvania under its iron boot. Eventually, his conscience leads him to side with TRACE, the resistance group fighting Transport for the freedom of the entire planet. Donavan has made some tough choices in his life. What ultimately drove him to sympathize with the very rebels he'd fought to subdue?
Publish date: 09-29-2014
Publisher: Pluvio Press
Pages no: 20
Edition language: English
“Donavan” by DK Cassidy is an impressive short story about a young man in Pennsylvania. Coming from simple pleasures, such as cow milking, and innocent friendship, Amish life and peace, he moves to a brave new world, where the story contrasts futuristic elements and a different life.Character study,...
Donovan is a young mad who is forced to make tough choices in his life. Leaving behind the peaceful life in Amish country to join forces with a group of rebels he never dreamed he would side with. Wonderfully written and hard to put down.
Quite a remarkable novelette, This book blends the calm, hard-working yet peaceful existence of the Amish community with futuristic travel to other worlds.You can���t help but like Donavan. He loves his cow, he loves a girl and yet he decides to leave both for a nine-month spell in the city, knowing...
What an original, coming-of-age, story filled with science fiction that appeals to readers of all genres. I loved the characters, and will definitely read more from D.K. Cassidy.