Synopses & Reviews
In the near future, America's worst nightmare has come true. With military adventurism overseas bogging down the Army and National Guard, the U.S. government mistakenly neglects the very real threat of anti-establishment militias scattered across the 50 states. Like a sleeping giant, Middle America rises up and violently pushes its way to the shining seas, coming to a standstill at the line in the sand Manhattan or, as the world now knows it, the DMZ.
"Wood's depiction of a war-ravaged Manhattan spares nothing the horrors, the brutality, and the senselessness of war are clearly depicted." School Library Journal
"Wood's writing does justice to the intriguing concept, and Burchielli's jagged artwork effectively conveys the characters' desperation." Booklsit