Alex Carter is just a normal kid stumbling through adolescence and trying to find his way in life—but all of that is about to change. He receives an uninvited visit in his bedroom one night by Shyra, an alien being from a distant planet; she tells him she has come to prepare his race for a... read more
"Kinetic" focuses around five youths that are born with amazing kinetic abilities due to an intergalactic war that is being waged light years away. The story mainly follows Alexander Carter, an adolescent from Houston, Texas. Alex is just an average teenager trying to make it through high... read more (warning: may contain spoilers)
"Kinetic" focuses around five youths that are born with amazing kinetic abilities due to an intergalactic war that is being waged light years away. The story mainly follows Alexander Carter, an adolescent from Houston, Texas. Alex is just an average teenager trying to make it through high school when life takes a turn for the fantastic and the bizarre. One night, he finds an alien named Shyra in his bedroom. She tells him that Earth is threatened by the Zenakuu, a planet originally known for traveling to other planets to mine resources.
Unfortunately the Zenakuu traveled to an uncharted planet and began to drill. They unknowingly unearth a visceral species of insect-like parasites that can consume whole civilizations in mere days.
In order to save the galaxy from this threat the captain of the ship initiated the self destruct which would systematically blow up the entire planet. He succeeds in doing so, but chunks of the planet are sent hurling back towards their home world. Once there, the monstrous insects go to work eating everyone and everything in sight.
The planet sends out a distress call to their sister planet Kalryn, but after weighing out the danger, they decide not to help. Years after Zenakuu was presumed dead from receiving no aid, they attack and invade their sister planet Kalryn.
By the skin of their teeth the Kalrynians are able to fend them off, but the Zenakuu swear they will have their revenge, each time invading other planets, and bringing their newly enslaved races to join the fray. Finally, Kalryn had enough, and the council decides to recruit other worlds to help fight as well. They send a guide to Earth to unlock and train teenagers to use kinetic energy such as Pyro, Electro, Aero, Hydro, and Geo kinesis.
Now Zenakuu has their sights set on Earth, Shyra tells Alex that she has come to train gifted individuals, known as Kinetics also known as ESPers (people with extrasensory perception), to guard the Earth from the Zenakuu threat. He and a handful of teens are the planet's last hope of survival. She takes Alex to her ship, where he trains to be one of the few elite superheroes with the power to fight the aliens who have come to Earth fully intending to win a brutal intergalactic war.
The story is about the ongoing war between the two planets and the teenagers who have been torn away from their families to help fight a battle they originally had nothing to do with. The fate of humanity, and the galaxy, is now in Alex's hands, and he has no idea what he's gotten himself into.
““Well how the hell could I?” Tori shouted. “You shut everyone out and exclude yourself from everything. You walk around all tough, but it’s not me who thinks they’re better than everyone else; it’s you.” “Tori,” Dimitri said flatly. “Yes?”“Close the door on your way out.” She glared at him with enraged eyes. “Fine!"”Dimitri & Tori
““Maybe, but we’re fighting for peace,” Chris said.“How do you fight for peace? That’s an oxymoron,” Cassie retorted.“Your face is an oxymoron,” Christian murmured underneath his breath. Alex tried his best not to crack a smile.”Cassie and Christian
1.Farewell Days of My Youth
2.It's Nothing Personal, it's Only Revenge
3.Heart full of pride, and a head full of anger
4.When the dust settles who will be left standing
5.Maybe you'll Miss me when I'm gone
6.Cloudy with a chance of Rain
7.With the pack completed an alpha must rise
8.Keep your boots laced if you want to keep pace
10.Strong dogs seldom bark
11.A Hero is Born
12.Something that burns twice as bright shines half as long
14.The more things change, the more they stay the same
15.Through the fire and the rain. Through the joy and the pain
16.Today is a Good Day to Die, and the Day is Not Yet Over
17.Killing under the cloak of war is no different than murder
18.I Used To Wish For Better Days, Now I Pray For Nevermore
19.Tough Times Don’t Last, Tough People Do
20.Heavy is the Head That Wears the Crown
21.What’s So Super About Being Heroes
22.May the Bridges I Burn Light the Way
24.No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
25.From the Top Will Be the Very Same Place You Hang From
26.A Match Made in Heaven Said the Fires of Hell
27.The Pretentious Company of Dreams
28.You Never Seeing It Coming, You Just Get to See It Go
29.Ask My Shoulders How Much the World Weighs
30.Death Before Dishonor
31.Keep Your Friends Close, and Your Enemies Closer
32.You Never See It Coming, You Only See It Go
33.I’d Risk the Fall Just to Know How It Feels to Fly
34.A Second Chance at First Impressions
35.Ask No Questions and Be Told No Lies
36.Freedom is a Light for Which Many Men Have Died in Darkness
37.We Were Never Meant to Last
38.Great Minds Don't Think Alike, They Think For Themselves
39.Heroes Come and Go, but Legends Never Die
40.After You I Will Never Be the Same
41.Fairy Tales Don’t Always Have a Happy Ending