after effects: A near-future science fiction trilogy
University of Texas at Austin art student, Isa Vedkka, comes home to find police on her doorstep. They tell her that her microbiologist mother and engineer father as well as all of her parents co-workers are dead. Isa wants to understand what happened, so she enlists the assistance of investigative journalist, Rory Burke, to help her find answers. The pair have no idea where their search will take them.
A universal vaccine is one that does not need to be recreated every year for different variants. This book was written before Covid-19. When I began writing in 2016, I had no idea how much the world would change. Edition 2 addresses the world we live in now.
The Firebrand River
by Nancy Smith
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Every weekend, there’s a volleyball party by the Firebrand River until the weekend that strange, green pollution and a mysterious human finger bone shuts down the fun. The owner of the land works with police and an EPA investigator to help solve both an old mystery and a new one.
The Slow Kill
by Nancy Smith
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In the aftermath of a world ravaged by disease, famine and drought, a botanist erects a biodome over Lake Travis in order to deter evaporation and protect his hydrofarm. However plans to electrify and seal the dome's exterior, thereby separating the haves from the have nots, force this father apart from is six year old son. All he wants is to repair his broken relationship with his son.
The Slow Kill is a term that describes prolonged drought similar to the drought experienced in Austin, TX beginning in 2011.