A fascinating epic about a world that may die if no one intervenes.
After being dead for a third of an hour, Andrew awakes. Unbeknownst to him, an advanced consciousness from across time and space has taken an interest in his survival. As Andrew navigates his burgeoning understanding of the truth about the native inhabitants surrounding his small settler nation of Constantina and the patriarchal political system he has supported since childhood, he meets three powerful women from lands unknown to him. As a global war looms, how will powers be used?
Svevi Avatar is a parallel universe where racism, authoritarianism, and environmental devastation are intertwined with the wisdom of enlightenment and the ability to foresee the consequences of our foolish acts. Maya Svevak has created a complex world with an amazing array of engaging characters. Her prose is powerful and full of insights about the deep nature of reality and our place in it. This is the kind of book I love to read, with adventure, exotic places, and ancient wisdom.