A ranch on the outskirts of a city becomes the sanctuary for a family during the unfolding crisis of an EMP. The nation’s power grid has failed. Hundreds of millions are left without basic utilities, and the enemy responsible for the EMP’s detonation now wreaks havoc throughout the countryside.
The Last Orchard
Charlie Decker traveled to Seattle to acquire a much needed loan for his family’s Orchard. After a dozen requests, Charlie is forced to head home empty handed. But his plans are derailed after an unexpected attack on the city renders all electronics useless. No cars. No phones. Everything about the modern world has been destroyed. And that’s when the chaos begins.
The Butcher’s Bride
Samantha wants nothing more than to get away from Mama’s ever watchful eye. When she sneaks away from a meeting with a possible suitor, Samantha finds about mail order brides and figures that anything is better than being forced to marry someone by her mama. David’s decision to follow his brother’s example to move to Idaho has brought him a freedom that he never thought possible. As he prepares his new butcher shop and new home, he knows there’s only one thing missing—a wife. His brother’s suggestion to try a mail order bride wife puts him in contact with Samantha, a woman whose eyes bear a sadness that intrigues him.