About the Book
Allan Brandt and his mother, the owner of a local antique store, live a quiet, mundane life in the town of Westcliff, Colorado. Though, while life may seem ordinary on the surface, Allan can’t help but feel that something is impending. Beginning with a pandemic of global blackouts, Allan struggles to make sense of his surroundings as reports of strange happenings close in around him. All the while, Allan loses sleep over an unsettling nightmare, one filled with corpses, decayed forests, and underground caverns filled with thousands of iron barred jail cells. Little does he know, Allan is destined to embark on a quest that will stretch his endurance to the limit, as he struggles to recover his kin from a force so powerful, that it threatens to enslave the only world he knows. With his hope running dry, and his strength dwindling, Allan comes to a head with this elusive enemy, an enemy that has been watching over the planet of Earth for the past 3,000 years, a force that goes by the name, Madolix.
About the Author
Justice Burnaugh moved out to Colorado in 2007 from a small town in rural Illinois. Eager to pursue a career in journalism, Burnaugh was hired on as an intern for a local paper during his senior year of high school in 2012. Later, he enrolled at the University of Colorado at Boulder to pursue a major in news-editorial. Burnaugh’s other areas of interest include creative writing, specifically, Burnaugh enjoys incorporating elements of horror and science fiction into his novels and short stories. He enjoys hiking in his free time, and when he’s not hiking, he’s usually laboring over a keyboard, typing away at his next news article or short story.