What is The Guard?
by CM Towns
The Guard is a Young Adult Superhero prose series.
It’s the dawn of a new age. Where magic has returned and alien life has been proven to exist. Where the history of the human race is now more debated than ever. In this new age came the birth of the superhumans. People gifted with powers and abilities born of magic, science, or of human achievement. New evils rise, ancient evils return, and hidden evils are exposed. In the superpower arms race comes the arrival of a group of youngsters determined to fight for justice-The Guard.
The series has finished the first two stories.
Case File 001-Rise of the Guard
Its been three years since the dawn of the superhuman age. When a runaway known only as Araminta finds herself the target of mysterious men she is rescued by the worlds first superhero Reina Titán. Araminta is then introduced to a group of teenage heroes who have banded together to take down the terrorist organization known as the Teiwaz. An evil society that has infiltrated the United States government and is kidnapping and experimenting on teenagers to build into a future superhuman army. Only this young group of heroes have what it takes to stop them.
Case File 002-Old Monsters
The teenage heroes of the Guard are working to get their operation up and running. They continue to look into Teiwaz activities as well as creating files on potential dangers, setting up an off site Intelligence Hub and planning renovations to their secret headquarters. All this while getting to know one another better. Soon a museum robbery brings new trouble the teams way. An ancient evil whose been awakened and set upon the world to create terror and chaos. Its up to the Guard to face down the monster and then the puppeteer behind the scenes. A being of incredible power and unknown motives.
Details on the third story next week.