The Dream Protocol by Adara Flynn Quick | Playlist + Giveaway
by Adara Flynn Quick
I’m a huge electronica fan, both vintage and modern. So, I often wrote late into the night to my downtempo lounge tracks. A few of these and other favorites are below. Hidden in here are a few Easter eggs!
2. Imagine Dragons, Demons
3. Fat Boy Slim, Praise You
4. Daft Punk, Television Rules the Nation
5. Veruca Salt , Aurora
6. Siouxsie and the Banshees, Peek-A-Boo
7. Joann Jett & Paul Westerberg, Let’s Do It
8. Taylor Swift, Out of the Woods
9. Belly, Thief
10. Lisa Gerrard, Now We Are Free
The Dream Protocol: Descent
Adara Flynn Quick
Publication date: May 18, 2016
Genre: YA Dystopia
WHATEVER YOU DO, DON’T GET OLD. In fiery young Deirdre Callaghan’s home of Skellig City, no one has dreamt their own dream in over a thousand years. Dreams are produced by the Dream Makers and sold by the Ministry, the tyrannical rulers of the city. In Skellig City, years of life are awarded equally and the ruined are cast away beneath the city on their 35th birthday.Unbeknownst to the Ministry, Deirdre’s handsome friend Flynn Brennan is afflicted with a terrible disease – a disease that accelerates the aging process. Knowing his fate if the Ministry should ever discover his illness, Flynn has lived his whole life hiding from their watchful eyes. When Flynn’s secret is finally discovered, Deirdre is determined to free him from the Ministry’s grasp. But to save him, she will have to reveal herself to a shadowy enemy…one that none of them even knew existed.
Irish-American author, Adara Flynn Quick, is the writer of The Dream Protocol series. Early in her career, Adara was fascinated by dreams, the unconscious, and the healing stories of many cultures. As a contemporary author, she writes young adult literature that brings ancient myths and legends into futuristic worlds. She is an accomplished visual artist and uses her background as a psychotherapist to inspire the finest and darkest moments of her characters.
Driven to distraction by her computer, Adara writes all of her stories longhand. Pen and paper are two of her favorite things. The author tortures her husband with a passion for downtempo electronica and too many pillows. She is a firm beleiver that there are never enough pillows.