The world is in ruin. A comet impact has all but destroyed civilization. All that remains of mankind must w struggle against the chaos, the environment, and each other as they do all that they can to endure. Noah Rathbone, a well-to-do New Englander, must find a way to persist alone amidst the despair of this new world. But, after saving a girl from certain death, he must find a way for both of them to persevere. Only too late does he realize that, between the coming ice age, the lack of supplies, slave traders, and bloodthirsty gang members...surviving the apocalypse was the easy part.