Book One of “The Conflagration Series”
By Jeanne M. Haskin
This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is coincidental.
As a story of war, the narrative is sometimes graphic. A mature rating covers these themes.
Copyright © 2009 by Jeanne M. Haskin
All Rights Reserved
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Seen through floor-to-ceiling windows, the dark over New York City shadowed the tall buildings with an almost calculable weight. Rosa imagined it pressing against her, a diffuse, misty presence with the feel of spider silk. The dark constrained every move, even infiltrated her mind. Her thoughts were damp, sluggish, except for the insidious whispered voices that were, and were not, her own.