Survival Fiction E-books and how to get them (brief synopsis and review) In light of recent interest and requests for summer reading ideas I’ve gathered the following information. I apologize for any errors in spelling names and such. Please add any others and link to them that you feel people might enjoy. Avalon – by LMichael Rusin [email protected] mention you are a member of a survival forum (he’s a forum member too) and get the ebook for only $10. A great read! Lots of information. An attack on America starts with small nukes in major cities and it follows the ensuing breakdown of society. The group the book follows is in northern CA. Good info on using materials that are found, working in a group and building a self sustaining group. Lights Out! By Halffast – free e-book written by a survival forum member. Available on Amazon.com as a paper-based book or as a Kindle download A good read about an EMP event and the residents of a Texas suburb. It covers not only the EMP effects (which are minimalized) and focuses on the breakdown of society and the building of a network of communities to survive. Lots of detailed info on survival strategies like gardening, water etc. Patriots: Surviving the coming collapse. By James Rawles. Amazon.com: Patriots: A Novel of Survival in the Coming Collapse eBook: James Wesley Rawles: The Kindle Store A good book by Survivorblog owner (SurvivalBlog.com) Rawles. It follows an economic crash and it’s resulting breakdown of society, with a band of Christian survivors. The group in in Utah. The group has been preparing for something to happen for years, and have a well oiled plan. Lots of good info on stocking up, weapons and surveillance techniques. One Second After by William Forstchen. Available in many formats. Amazon.com: One Second After: William R. Forstchen: Books An EMP scenario taking place in North Carolina. It follows the event and the year that follows through the eyes of a man who lives in a small town and is a war history teacher. Lots of very good and scary info about the steps that will occur in such an event, with an eventual 90% die-off of the population. Emergency (this book could save your life) by Niel Strauss. Emergency by Neil Strauss A hilarious look at one mans journey to become a survivalist. While funny, it does contain some very good ideas, especially for a beginner or “city slicker”.