But when Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wade's going to survive, he'll have to win—and confront the real world he's always been so desperate to escape.
Born in a secret government laboratory in Nevada, the virus took less than a week to put over ninety percent of the world's population in a coma...but not Jimmy. He’s one of the lucky few immune to the infection. Together with a diverse group of survivors, Jimmy must pick up the pieces of his shattered life and learn to cope with the sudden death of civilization.
And things are about to get a lot worse.
Without warning, the infected wake and begin migrating west in massive herds, killing any remaining survivors that cross their path. But where are the infected going, and what is guiding them? Can Jimmy and his new friends stay alive long enough to discover the shocking truth that waits at the end of these dead highways?