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Dark Wings

4.25  ·  Rating Details  ·  4 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Mothman and the Jersey Devil. For years they have been regarded as legends. Now humanity has learned the terrifying truth. These "cryptids" are actually beings from another world, and they have invaded Earth. Delta Force Major Jim Rhyne fights to survive in occupied Kentucky. Along the way, he is joined by mysterious allies. But can he trust them, and can they defeat the i ...more
Paperback, 250 pages
Published January 28th 2012 by createspace (first published November 5th 2011)
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Yesenia Mota
Dec 11, 2014 Yesenia Mota rated it really liked it
I really enjoyed reading this book because it was easy to get involved in the story due to the great use of imagery the author incorporates. Even though I could not relate to the characters experiences, I was still able to get lost in the world of extraterrestrials.
"Dark wings" follows the life of Jim, Val, Chuck, and Doug who are in the woods when they first encounter what looks to be a new species of animal. What they think is a new animal species turns out to be highly advanced mothmen. It i
Sean Valdez
Dec 17, 2014 Sean Valdez rated it really liked it
All around this was a very entertaining book. It had me frustrated, confused, and feeling for the characters. The imagery was another amazing factor in this book. The whole book gives off a really dark mood and most of the setting are at night. My family has history in the armed forces so the fact that all the main characters are related to the force got me into the book extremely fast. The choices that the main character makes are the things that got me frustrated, but in the end he always make ...more
Jan 25, 2014 Michelle rated it really liked it
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This story is a combination of the walking dead mixed with predator and the mothman (obviously) and just a touch of maybe animal farm. The story follows a group of friends and family, most with specialized military training, who stumble out of the woods after a hunting trip to find the world has basically ended. We follow our oblivious heroes as they try to survive an alien invasion of human flesh munching monsters. They are "rescued" by an advanced military recon unit from an alternate earth. T ...more
Feb 14, 2014 Michelle rated it it was amazing
This book was excellent! It really took the legends and made them into something new. I highly recommend this book!
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Born in Hamilton Township, NJ, Rust graduated from Nottingham High School before obtaining degrees in communications from Mercer County College (NJ) and the College of Mt. St. Vincent (NY). He worked as a reporter for New Jersey 101.5 FM before moving to Arizona, where he became the sports director/sportscaster for KYCA-AM. Rust published the military sci-fi novel "Dark Wings," the baseball-relate ...more
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