The Pratt family founded a whole new settlement, banded together with other stragglers, and have started to build a new life hidden away from the Crossed. But what is the price of surviving in this new World, could it be that the only way to persevere is to be even more evil than the Crossed are? At humanity's darkest hour some folks just need killing. There is no help. There is no hope. There is no escape. There are only the Crossed.