Randy Johnston is a simple man; a trucker by trade, this down-home southern soul is more comfortable behind the wheel of his trusty Kenworth, Big Red, than he is when he finds himself surrounded by the strife his ex-wife seems to insist on causing him when he is anywhere near his home soil. If not for the sporadic and unpredictable visitation she grants him with his 8 year-old son, Sammy, he likely wouldn't return to his adopted state of Florida at all.
Read alsoThe Complete Photo Guide to Cake Decorating
This book is a comprehensive how-to book about all of the most popular cake decorating techniques, including piped frosting, fondant, and hand modeled figures. For each technique, there is an overview of the tools and materials used and complete instructions with photos. The organization provides easy access to information with…
A full week's time with his beloved boy is approaching quickly. His work has taken him clear across the country, to California, and he is nervous enough as it is about the chances of being lucky enough to catch a decent paying load to carry him back home in time.
Unbeknownst to him, trouble has just touched down off the pacific coast. General Richard Tomlinson, a hard-edged and elderly member of the U.S. military brass, has had what will likely be his legacy-defining mission dropped squarely into his lap from the grey skies above. He confers with long-time cohort, Ambassador Conrad Butler, about a situation of epic proportions that many feared would one day come to pass.
The covert solution the two of them devise will bring Randy Johnston, unwittingly, into a world he has never known to exist. When the driver takes possession of a strange load Said To Contain twenty-two metric tons of frozen ice from a shady shipping facility in Oceanside, he embarks on a journey that will open his eyes to secrets of the universe that he grows to wish had been kept behind the curtain forever.
On this particular haul, he will encounter unspeakable nightmares and learn unfathomable truths before reaching the load's destination in Cape Canaveral – where the life of his son and the fate of all mankind hang in the balance.