Shadow In The Sky by Pegasus Books
Approx. 87,350 words.
Published on April 19, 2010.
The President announces the imminent approach of an asteroid that will end all life on Earth and bring about cosmic winter. America and the world react as governments collapse, wary militia groups rally to secede in the mid-West and scientists propose to launch Life Ark, a project that will preserve humans in stasis in space.
Part One of THE LAST YEAR TRILOGY.