By Terri Parady
Published: May 22, 2013.
When we first meet 17-year-old farm girl Jessie, her parents have just recently informed her that the world will end as she knows it. It doesn’t take long or much effort from her parents to persuade Jessie to stop attending high school and train with her father, a war veteran, in survival.
Through bad weather, threatening scenarios and dreams, Jessie is tested in ways she could ever imagine.