The End, My Friend: Prelude to the Apocalypse by Kirby Wright
Approx. 55,820 words.
Published on August 15, 2013.
A global economic crisis reeks havoc in Southern California, where riots against the Fed become status quo and the middle class deconstructs into the New Poor. Gas, running water, and heat become luxuries in the subdivisions of San Diego. The police quit responding to 911 calls and firemen watch homes burn. Join Tony and Evo as they search for safe haven in a world on the brink of disaster.