Reviewed By Dr. Oliva Dsouza for Readers’ Favorite
Dhungwana 2117 by Baibin Nighthawk and Dominick Fencer is a sci-fi thriller about life on earth in the year 2117. The world as we know it has ceased to exist and has become a borderless piece of dry land surrounded by oceans. This piece of land is called Dhungwana, which is divided into districts. Dhungwana has a set of rules and principles that all the people need to follow to advance and earn their place among the communities. Dayla and Ian are one such couple who enjoy a great reputation, status and position in the communities that make up district 604. They work for the BlueGray Corporation, which is among the seven most important private groups in the world and has several industrial divisions. They live a happy life until some aberrations make them suspect the reality of things around them. Are the corporation and the government following their own rules or is this only meant to keep people under control? Is Dhungwana ready for a revolution?
The Dhungwana Chronicles is an exciting adventure that will keep you engrossed and impatiently waiting for the next part in the series. Dayla and Ian grow on you and one can't help but want them to somehow discover the truth about the reality at Dhungwana. The humans, humanoids, robots, and hi-tech gadgets in the book sound very realistic and make one wonder whether the human race is responsible enough to handle technology ethically and appropriately. Will evil really triumph over good some day and life as we know today become something totally different?