DAWN of OPPRESSION: America's Last Days by D.I. Telbat is Book Two of the Last Dawn Series, a Christian Post-apocalyptic, End Times Novel.
Twenty-one years after the collapse of America, the land has fallen to the evil Appalachian Federation, based in NYC. Christians who refuse to comply with new religious policies are arrested and executed. Chancellor Obrador, leader of the Federation, expects no one to challenge his harsh treatment of so many undesirables. Except he's made one terrible mistake: COIL has infiltrated his administration, and their new strategist is someone he least expects.
COIL rises from the ashes. In the shadows of New York City, Corban Dowler applies his tradecraft now as an aging man. Although he seems to be working alone to protect hundreds of Christians across the region, God provides unlikely allies to work beside him. And one of those allies is at the top of the ruthless government.
Brian Steelman has returned from the West to face his past within the Federation. He has hunted and captured more Christians for the government than any other, and the chancellor will do anything to put his top killer back into action. But an underground revolt must be squashed before it spreads further. The leading culprit is a mysterious woman whose code name is Radiant Shade, and the chancellor wants her dead
Heartbreak and anguish plague the land, but where God's people refuse to be silenced, His light shines. Corban Dowler is one of those lights, beside his blind daughter, Jenna, who bears a secret that could cost them their lives. Through examples of self-sacrifice and coded communications, the elite COIL operatives understand that though they are isolated from one another, they are united by their Savior, Jesus Christ. There is little hope for believers across the country, unless COIL's next generation of agents stands against an enemy the likes of which the land has never seen before. Operation Esther may be their only hope . . .
In America's last days, only the steadfast will survive Dawn of Oppression is a 118,000-word apocalyptic novel. Book Three, Dawn of Subjection, follows next in the series.