Using a dangerous and untested method of time travel, Cole arrives in the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will eventually decimate 93.6% of the human race.
Will Cole be able to save the fate of mankind or is mankind bound by fate?
Paul fondly remembers the days when his daughters would sit on his lap singing silly songs, and he was their hero for scaring away monsters from under the bed. A recently widowed father, quits his job as a popular 800 word columnist for a top selling Sydney newspaper.
Over the internet he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside town.
His job as a sports writer kept him on the road a lot during the kids formative years.
But when Cate decides to return to work as a hospital nurse, Paul takes a job as a columnist and agrees to make the duties of raising the kids a shared experience.
He imagines her to be just like that shimmering beauty he spotted that night in that silver dress at that concert two years ago.