quake Author:richard laymon Twenty minutes before the quake hits, Stanley is ogling a pretty female jogger throught his living room window. He ogles Sheila Banner every morning and that's not all he'd like to do to her. The quake might just give him his chance. — One minute before the quake hits, Clint Banner is in his downtown office ahead of the morning rush. So hes al... more »l alone as the walls buckle and the carpet makes waves like the ocean. Outside the buildings are dancing, parked cars are rolling down the street and snapped power lines are crackling. Clint's only concern is for the safety of his wife and daughter. He has to get home - but how?
When the quake hits, Barbara Banner is in a car with a teacher and three other students. The teacher freaks out and drives off like a maniac so now she, too, is stranded on the wrong side of town.
Clint and Barbara must make their way home to their mother, trapped naked in the bathtub in their ruiined house. But will they get there before Stanley, the fat pervert for hom the earthquake is a heaven-sent opportunity?« less