Hard Road

By Terry McDonald

Shuttle the tough highway and adventure the motion and event in the pages. Revised and edited 2/8/2015

Language, grownup occasions, violence.

A prequelto this novel is out there on Amazon. 'The laptop: Prelude to not easy Road'

A put up Apocalyptic Tale.In the 12 months, 2017 a deadly disease decimates the worldwide human inhabitants with a survival cost of just one in 600. One state after one other is

infected and accusations of bio-terrorism bring about nuclear struggle. The Western Hemisphere is spared from any nukes yet ultimately the plague arrives within the united states leaving just a part million alive. A three-year nuclear wintry weather kills much more. Social constitution is nonexistent and anarchy is prevalent.

It is during this international that Jake Markett needs to trip to a safe haven in South Georgia, a bastion of wish and protection for the few survivors who make it there.

Walking down a rural street within the publish apocalyptic international of 2026, Jake Markett hears the sound of youngsters screaming in terror and is going to their relief. From that second, he and the 3 black kids he rescues are on a perilous trip to a spot of sanctuary.

Their direction is hindered through the arriving of a paramilitary gang led by way of John Saint. they must struggle each inch of ways to the power a bit woman nicknames, Heaven.

As they trip, they rescue others from Saint's males. Jake falls in love with one

of the ladies he saves. it is a tale of survival and what it capability to be human.

There is a technological know-how Fiction thread woven during the pages that's necessary to the plot yet isn't the dominate theme.

This novel includes image language / violence and motion Packed Excitement.

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If we load the truck the next day to come, we will go away the subsequent morning, move the burden from the truck to the trailer, and be within the region of Haven in , possibly 3 days. ” “What concerning the noise issue and what you stated approximately retaining out of sight? ” Al requested. “Let’s evaluate that,” Jake spoke back. We’ve been very cautious, and in being very cautious, you’ve suffered a damaged leg and Beth was once attacked whereas doing an easy patrol. only recently, you and Janie needed to put off a guy attempting to sneak into our camp and merely your fast motion preserved our safeguard. “Not to say that we’re nonetheless basically approximately twenty 5 miles from our domestic in any case this time,” Beth additional. “You know,” Eva interjected, “maybe you have been alleged to be not on time. I suggest what are the probabilities, out of the so few humans left alive during this global, the 2 humans you rescue simply occur to be a nurse and a physician. What are the chances? ” “I need to say, that concept has crossed my mind,” Jake stated. “I’m going to name it success of the draw simply because i wouldn't are looking to even contemplate the nanobot may be able to direct long-term plans to govern us, I’m happy you are with us. I simply wish not anything else occurs to reason delays. " “I see what you suggest approximately utilizing the MaxxPro,” Al acknowledged, returning to his unique topic, “but what occurs if we run right into a bunch of Saint’s males? ” “Not too some time past, your sister advised me that your mom had a asserting, ‘Bold humans do daring things’. If we do run into any of Saint’s males, we struggle and we kill them. not more working and hiding. If we need to struggle them each inch of how to Haven, then so be it. ” “Bravo, bravo,” Eva shouted. “I agree, and that i say bravo too,” Beth stated. “It’s time they discovered to worry us. ” “Jesus, Jake,” Agnes acknowledged, giggling. “You’re working with a staff of blood thirsty Amazons. I say kill anyone who will get in our manner. Let’s journey. ” “We may commence bringing issues from the basement today,” Al acknowledged. “There’s loads of nutrients and water, and instruments, and different stuff down there. I don’t imagine the truck can carry every little thing. ” “We’ll convey it out and make our judgements as to what will get loaded,” Agnes stated. “We could besides begin now,” Beth acknowledged. “I wager our honeymoon is over, Jake. now we have paintings to do. ahead of we visit the barracks, i need say anything whereas we’re jointly. The day we came across Eva, the day that guy ran from the woods and tackled me, made me take into consideration anything vital. He must have by no means been capable of get that on the subject of me. “To be sincere, my recommendations have been on Jake. My brain must have been on our security and our project. If I wasn’t pondering Jake, i'd have placed a bullet in that filthy son of a whinge earlier than he received inside of twenty toes of me. “What I’m asserting is, this can be a harmful global, or even once we get to Heaven it's going to nonetheless be harmful. We can’t permit our defend down until we all know somebody is gazing our backs. ” “You’re correct of course,” Jake agreed, “Even the following we should always were extra wary than we've got been. I permit myself be lulled right into a feel of fake protection simply because not anyone had arise this minimize until eventually the day Puckett did.

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