The year is 2047. An extinction-level asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, and the descendants of ancient Atlantis have returned from the stars in their silver ships to offer humanity help. But there’s a catch. They can only take a tiny percent of the Earth’s population back to the colony planet Atlantis. And in order to be chosen, you must be a teen, you must be bright, talented, and athletic, and you must Qualify.
The Rainstorm Revolt
Not so many years into the future, the U.S. federal government has become far too big. America’s ruling party has become autocratic, and federal taxation has become thinly disguised theft. The Constitution matters less with each passing month. In a year, it might not matter at all.