An anthology of apocalypse fiction featuring disabled and chronically ill protagonists, proving it’s not always the ‘fittest’ who survive – it’s the most tenacious, stubborn, enduring and innovative characters who have the best chance of adapting when everything is lost.
If she can just keep out of trouble, Mirii Mahoney is going to taste freedom for the first time, but she’s fighting against the system, against the other kids, and against herself.
How do people choose the path that’s right for them? Ida, who can shift between parallel universes, struggles to work this out. What if her continual shifting makes her lose what is most important to her, just as she’s discovering what that is?