Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Spotlight: The Expedition by Chris Babu

Author:Chris Babu
Publisher: Permuted Press
Date of publication: December 2018

They survived the Initiation. Now the real test begins.

Drayden and his friends thought nothing could be harder than the Initiation. Little did they know it had only been a warmup for the challenge that lay ahead.

With New America’s situation dire, Drayden and the pledges venture into the unexplored world beyond the walls, escorted by a team of elite Guardians. The group seeks to contact another civilization in what remains of Boston, but Drayden has secret goals of his own.

Dangers abound in the outside world, including Aeru, the deadly superbug that wiped out humanity. While they battle the elements of a desolate landscape, a power struggle emerges within their ranks. The Guardians seem to be carrying out a covert mission themselves, and the quest turns everything they thought they knew about New America upside down.

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About Chris Babu

Chris Babu grew up in North Haven, CT, playing soccer and the violin in his free time. After devouring The Shining under the covers with a flashlight when he was eight, Chris was hooked on fiction. He’s always had a thing for young adult books. But he’s also a major science and math nerd—physics being his favorite—and he has a math degree from MIT.

For nineteen years, he worked as a bond trader on Wall Street, riding the subway to and from work every day. He traded mortgage-backed securities for Bank of America and then Deutsche Bank, where he eventually ran the MBS trading desk. Now Chris writes full-time, always with his trusted assistant Buddy, a 130-pound Great Dane, who can usually be found on his lap. They split their time between New York City and the east end of Long Island. Their omnipresence at home drives his wife Michelle and daughter Lily crazy. He can be found at

Connect with Chris on InstagramTwitter, and Facebook.

Instagram Features
Wednesday, December 4th: Instagram: @girlsinbooks
Thursday, December 5th: Instagram: @sweetbookobsession
Friday, December 6th: Instagram: @createexploreread
Saturday, December 7th: Instagram: @amberafterglowreads
Sunday, December 8th: Instagram: @bookishconnoisseur
Monday, December 9th: Instagram: @thecityofdarkclockwork
Tuesday, December 10th: Instagram: @throneofshatteredbooks

Review Stops
Monday, January 14th: Instagram: @ladyofthelibrary
Tuesday, January 15th: Instagram: @alurkingbooknerd
Friday, January 18th: No More Grumpy Bookseller
Tuesday, January 22nd: Write – Read – Life
Wednesday, January 23rd: Instagram: @jennblogsbooks
Friday, January 25th: Instagram: @meganthemeganerd
Monday, January 28th: Instagram: @jennastopreading
Tuesday, January 29th: Satisfaction for Insatiable Readers
Wednesday, January 30th: Instagram: @jenn2.0reads
Thursday, January 31st: Iwriteinbooks’s blog
Monday, February 4th: Instagram: @megabunnyreads
Tuesday, February 5th: Instagram: @sjwonderlandz
Wednesday, February 6th: Stranded in Chaos
Wednesday, February 6th: G. Jacks Writes
Thursday, February 7th: The Pages Inbetween
Wednesday, February 13th: From the TBR Pile
Friday, February 15th: A Night’s Dream of Books

1 comment:

Sara Strand said...

Thanks for being on this tour!

Sara @ TLC Book Tours