Sundown: Engineering Gives the Devil a Sunburn by Carl H. Mitchell

In 2057, when the world is starved of oil and is in the grips of the World Council, NYCPD detective Nick Garvey has his plate murderously full, contending with: the assassination of the Vice President and four Secret Service agents; the vicious power struggle between President Lenora Allison and the Supreme Leader of the World Council, Jason Beck; the off-duty avenging of the brutalization of his estranged daughter by her live-in thug; the kidnapping of his granddaughter when he gets too close to the truth about Jason Beck’s world-domination dirty tricks; and his confrontation with President Lenora Allison which leads to their joint setup in front of a firing squad; but other than that…

“The writing is captivating, and this futuristic world is beautifully conceived. There are constant supporting details that make this universe seem painfully real and frightenlngly possible, given our current trajectory as a global society.” ~~Editor, Self-Publishing Review