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Jennifer Brooks was born in a small town outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her lifelong love of writing has resulted in several short stories as well as novel-length tales. Her first published novel, Braving the Storm, was a finalist in the 2016 The Authors' Zone Awards. Her second novel, Facing the Storm, has earned the Five Stars Seal from Readers' Favorite and was a finalist in the 2017 The Authors' Zone Awards. When not writing, she is usually out in nature, geeking out over dystopian and science fiction, or walking her dog. You can learn more about the author at http://www.jenniferlbrooks.com/

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Braving the Storm
by Jennifer Brooks

Overview


When Superstorm Nicole hits the entire U.S. eastern seaboard at once, the Eastern Grid cannot handle all the damages and fails. Half the country is plunged into a blackout with no estimate of when the power will be restored. The story follows four families who join together to survive as well as explores social and economic implications of such a storm on a fragile Recession-era United States.
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Description


When Superstorm Nicole hits the entire U.S. eastern seaboard at once, the Eastern Power Grid fails and plunges half of the country into a complete blackout--no power, no phones, and no cellphones. Hospitals, banks, and grocery stores stop running, and chaos rules. Cities are controlled by gangs, and citizens have two choices: leave their homes or fight for what supplies are left.

Luckily some people are ready. Four families from Pittsburgh flee the city and join together to live in a cabin in the middle of the forest and try to wait it out. But when IS the power coming back on? What will happen to a recession-era United States when half the country doesn’t have power?

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Overview


When Superstorm Nicole hits the entire U.S. eastern seaboard at once, the Eastern Grid cannot handle all the damages and fails. Half the country is plunged into a blackout with no estimate of when the power will be restored. The story follows four families who join together to survive as well as explores social and economic implications of such a storm on a fragile Recession-era United States.

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Description


When Superstorm Nicole hits the entire U.S. eastern seaboard at once, the Eastern Power Grid fails and plunges half of the country into a complete blackout--no power, no phones, and no cellphones. Hospitals, banks, and grocery stores stop running, and chaos rules. Cities are controlled by gangs, and citizens have two choices: leave their homes or fight for what supplies are left.

Luckily some people are ready. Four families from Pittsburgh flee the city and join together to live in a cabin in the middle of the forest and try to wait it out. But when IS the power coming back on? What will happen to a recession-era United States when half the country doesn’t have power?

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Book details

Genre:FICTION

Subgenre:General

Language:English

Series title:The Storm Series

Series Number:1

Pages:296

Format:Paperback

eBook ISBN:9781483575513

Paperback ISBN:9781483575506


Overview


When Superstorm Nicole hits the entire U.S. eastern seaboard at once, the Eastern Grid cannot handle all the damages and fails. Half the country is plunged into a blackout with no estimate of when the power will be restored. The story follows four families who join together to survive as well as explores social and economic implications of such a storm on a fragile Recession-era United States.

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Description


When Superstorm Nicole hits the entire U.S. eastern seaboard at once, the Eastern Power Grid fails and plunges half of the country into a complete blackout--no power, no phones, and no cellphones. Hospitals, banks, and grocery stores stop running, and chaos rules. Cities are controlled by gangs, and citizens have two choices: leave their homes or fight for what supplies are left.

Luckily some people are ready. Four families from Pittsburgh flee the city and join together to live in a cabin in the middle of the forest and try to wait it out. But when IS the power coming back on? What will happen to a recession-era United States when half the country doesn’t have power?

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About the author



Jennifer Brooks was born in a small town outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her lifelong love of writing has resulted in several short stories as well as novel-length tales. Her first published novel, Braving the Storm, was a finalist in the 2016 The Authors' Zone Awards. Her second novel, Facing the Storm, has earned the Five Stars Seal from Readers' Favorite and was a finalist in the 2017 The Authors' Zone Awards. When not writing, she is usually out in nature, geeking out over dystopian and science fiction, or walking her dog. You can learn more about the author at http://www.jenniferlbrooks.com/

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