After the death of his wife, Dr. Bobby Reed gives up his life as a geneticist and settles down to raise his kids. He thinks he has destroyed everything related to his research, until an old rival calls for help.
Bobby races against the clock as both the virus and Alpha Corp bear down on Walker’s Pass and his children. Held prisoner by Alpha Corp until he can figure out what went wrong, it is only a matter of time before he outlives his usefulness and becomes yet another victim of Caliban.
In all of his years as Sheriff, Mark BaldEagle has never seen a flu like this one. Something is happening to the citizens of Walker’s Pass. As he begins to put the pieces together, he finds his town under an illegal quarantine; anyone who tries to leave is killed.
Under the cover of a severe winter storm, Mark will have to protect his town . . . or die trying.