Lucas Zahn was born in the winter of 1991 in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Obtaining the rank of Eagle Scout at the age of thirteen, he trained other Boy Scouts till he turned eighteen. After earning an Associates degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, he moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to study Electrical Engineering at the Bachelors degree level. He started writing to improve his typing and writing skills, but after a year or so he had an entertaining manuscript! With the aid of many others he was eventually able to publish his first book, "The King's Challenge: A Quest for Eternal Life" in 2012.
Nuclear war has made it so that no person is able to live above ground. This caused humanity to all live beneath the earth’s surface, down in the tunnels built in preparation for a nuclear attack. The men who used to call themselves Americans find the existence difficult but bearable. Their predicament has them yearning for other possibilities. Will they find them?