Prelude to Darkness by Michael R. Ault
Approx. 72,740 words.
Published on March 21, 2013 by
Black Rose Writing.
Frank Lowman is on a routine business trip in New York City away from his home near Atlanta, Georgia when an EMP strike eliminates the USA power grid. Frank must make his way through an increasingly hostile country helping his fellow travelers to reach their homes as he desperately seeks to rejoin Katie, his wife.