An asteroid hit the moon hitting it closer to Earth. It is causing many tsunamis, storms, and earthquakes all over the world.
Miranda, Mrs. Nesbitt, John, and her mother go to the food store to buy all the food they can so they won't run out. Also, all the schools let out earlier then normal because they are running out of food to feed the students.
Take everything you can!
Miranda and her mother get into may disagreements and fights. Her brother comes home from college. She gets into a small relationship with a boy named Dan that she meet at the Millier's pond. There relationship ended quickly because he moves away. Also, Miranda's friend Sammi leaves and her other friend Megan dies for god.
Miranda's dad and his new pregnant wife stops by before heading to Colorado to be with Lisa's parents. Volcanic eruptions cause huge ash clouds to block out the sun. They cannot grow food if they don't have sun.
Miranda and her mother take turns going to their neighbors, Mrs. Nesbitts, house to keep her company. Mrs. Nesbitt dies but the day before she does she tells Miranda to take everything they need in her house. Luckly, Mrs. Nesbitt has a lot of food left.
In the New Year Miranda's family gets the flu except for her. She nurses her family back to health. One day Miranda walked to town and found food for the whole family at the city hall. Miranda doesn't know if the world could ever be the same again but she is happy that her and her family is alive!