Kyle Mills’s timing could not be better. Just as gasoline prices approach $100 per barrel, with corresponding price jumps at the retail level, his latest hits the street with as plausible a doomsday scenario as you're likely to read this year.
DARKNESS FALLS involves the introduction of a designer bacteria into one of the world’s largest sources of oil. Erin Neal, a renegade environmentalist who has managed to alienate proponents of both (or all) sides of the energy issue, is reluctantly drawn into the emergency by Mark Beamon from Homeland Security. Neal is the world’s foremost expert on bioremediation, the method of using bacteria to clean up toxic