A mindbending, thought-provoking novel for fans of Blake Crouch, Matt Haig, and Margaret Atwood, this surprise bestseller will make you question everything you know.
Sometimes it feels like life took a wrong turn . . . What if it did?
This isn’t your life.
This isn’t your timeline.
And there’s a way out.
“A powerful piece of inventive and topical science fiction [that] will undoubtedly resonate with readers in a way that many stories reach for, but few achieve.” —The BookLife Prize
“Rings frightfully true. A precision hit on a raw nerve.” —Stella Jorette, author of Harmony Lost
“A story of emotional discovery and depth that left me breathless by the last fateful word.” —BookBub review
For one man, the past few years have delivered one shock after another. The election of an authoritarian president. The sudden loss of his mother. A series of debilitating seizures. Now, as America descends into a nightmare, he’s shocked to discover the explanation for his seizures: He’s in the wrong universe.
A drug trial promises to return him to the timeline where he belongs. With his family life strained, his job gone and tanks in the streets, he jumps at the opportunity. But what will he find on the other side?
Take a reality-bending trip filled with surprises and second chances. Visit alternate timelines where life played out differently, yet one man keeps dying in every one. Travel paths not taken. Question the nature of fate. And search for an answer to the biggest question of all: in a world that feels like it’s spinning out of control, what would it take for one person to make a difference?
Now an international Amazon bestseller, Branches is at once a cerebral page-turner and a deeply personal journey through fear, grief, and redemption.