Carli straightened from her slumped posture, the blonde's faraway look replaced by outright fear. Renee’s confusion chilled to terror as Carli extended a shaking finger and pointed at the street running in front of them. A man on the other side of the cracked asphalt stared at them.
"Oh shit," Renee whispered.
The disheveled creature, his long dark hair tied back in a ponytail, walked across the street and hurried up the sidewalk. His gray T-shirt and jeans looked new, perhaps from recent scrounging in a store.
Coming March 16 from New Concepts Publishing