Vanishing Point

90% of the population have vanished.

Three decades after the Vanishing, as it is called, the traumatized survivors are still trying to cope with loss and loneliness.
But all is not lost.
VANISHING POINT is a gripping dystopian thriller, fusing traditional science fiction with a unique twist on the human condition.


“[A] well-crafted, sensitive post-apocalyptic novel” Publishers Weekly


Michaela Roessner is an American science-fiction writer. Born in San Francisco, she was raised in California, New York, Pennsylvania, Thailand, and Oregon. Trained as a visual artist, she holds a BFA in Ceramics from the California College of Arts and Crafts and an MFA in Painting from Lone Mountain College, and exhibits under the name M. M. Roessner-Herman. In 1989, she won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

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