In the isolated town of Brindle, gas drilling tears the community apart. A scientist investigating a report of a dead pet cat suspects the chemicals injected deep below in the ancient beds of the Marcellus Shale. Follow the fates of an artistic teen daughter, her pregnant mother, and her veteran father over 24 hours during the last day in the life of their town. The haunting tale from scientist author J.J.Brown shines a brutal light on the heavy toll of chemicals around us.
News of fracking expanding across the globe is a burning concern to conservationists everywhere. The new novel adds a compelling human story, inspired by real current news events in the Marcellus Shale. Author J.J.Brown brings the experience of her biomedical background to this story.