After a 1000yrs of war, humans went extinct. Leaving animals, "without a leash". Without humans, we went into a new ecosystem. During the war, humans had released chemicals into the atmosphere. After they were gone, it lingered there. Though, it was contaminated enough a normal human would be dead just by breathing it in. So . . . what about us animals? Well, thats the werid part. Our ancestors managed to adapt and breath it in properly and still function a normal life. Though it had a side effect. It had managed to change our DNA. . . Leaving us to evolve.
This novel follows the story of an ark and its AI. The ark contains the last of humanity. The AI must find a suitable world for humanity to regrow on. On this journey that will span thousands of light years. The AI will face challenges as the very thing they are fleeing from chases them on the arks journey.
Winnie lives in a world where 95% of the population has been wiped out by a mysterious phenomenon. They can't call it a virus, because no one knows what it is. All that they know, is that one day, a wall appeared, with more timers than anyone has ever seen in one place. One timer ended, and one life ended with it. Stuck living in a small town with only a handful of people, Winnie has to figure out how to live out her timed life. The one problem with the timers...no one knows which belongs to them.