Soon: The Beginning of The End (The Underground Zealot #1)
Paul Stepola, an agent working for the National Peacekeeping Organization (NPO), has been assigned to enforce compliance with the world government's prohibition on religion. Paul relishes his job and is good at it. He is determined to expose underground religion--flush it out, expose it, and kill it--until his life is turned upside down a...more
I wanted to like this book because I’m such a big fan of the Left Behind series but I couldn’t suspend my belief lo...more
However, it's simply not as strong as Jenkin's other novels. It's not as gripping nor as powerful, and the characters aren't quite as engaging. The...more
Soon is near future sci-fi set about 30 years into the future. World War III happened and as a result the practice of religion was made illegal, driving it underground. The story follows Dr. Paul Steplova who starts out trying to find and shut down the subversive cel...more
But the question is, what if? What...more
I didn't like how quickly the main character went from rage and enormous hatred of Christians to 'oh, okay, maybe they aren't so bad.' I understand the story line of it, but there wasn't enough detail of the incident in between to when he got saved - I think it needed more depth.
It started off kind of slow and boring - I tried three times before I could get past the first few chapters. I'd say 1/3 to 1/2 way in is when it picked up, and then I co...more
This book/series was okay. I didn't really care for it mostly because I have a different view of how the apocalypse will be. Then again, who knows.