A ragtag collection of Alaskan castaways struggle to survive after a devastating earthquake destroys their small fishing village. But the adversity surpasses the physical as a sinister force of the underworld, Pluto, is unleashed from the torn earth by the quake. Ultimately, they must confront not only the fury of the torn earth, but also a world traumatized by addictions to power, comfort, drugs, sex, and other hungers that linger beneath the shadows of human secrets. A fast-paced and fantastic adventure that is not for the faint of heart. Be prepared to be both entertainied and shocked as Cheechako opens your eyes to the true cost of our human nature.The sudden attack violently rocked the chopper as blood and vital organs covered its windows. ... One wave after another of the birds, dozens at a time, rocketed towards the plane. ... radically altered the aerodynamics of the helicopter, forcing the pilot to fight the stick to keep the plane from falling to one side or another.
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2002-03-01|