Rare Species is a science fiction thriller. Earth in 2040 is being remade by Shiva, the first evolving cyborg who has no use for humans in his grand plan. Nations are dissolved and the natural order of life is forever broken. The elites have fled to the space stations of High Wire far above the planet.
They are determined to drain earth's resources prior to their final departures into deep space. Survivors on earth are making a last ditch effort to prevent their own extinction. A cult of Highwaymen takes to the roads and byways to oppose Shiva and High Wire and to prevent the nightmarish reshaping of the planet. Earth and near space have become ferocious battlegrounds with no quarter given. The outcome of this struggle shall decide humanity's fate.
Will mankind endure in a tilted world of cyborg inspired chaos or become the last of a Rare Species?
Rare Species is the first book in the Tilted World series which pits three antagonists against one another in the unique settings of near space and an apocalyptic earth inspired by an evolving cyborg. It is set in 2040 and introduces the cult of the Highwaymen, a group of human survivors who fight to preserve the planet from cyborg destruction and the plotting of elitists residing in the space bound residence of High Wire. Daniel S. Campagna, Ph.D. is a widely published author of diverse themes and genres ranging from science fiction to academic studies, social critiques, and historical plays. A world traveler for over 30 years, the author received his degree in Criminal Justice and Political Science. Future works include additional sequels to Rare Species and film scripts.