By Bryan James
ISBN note: ISBN for name couldn't sourced. ASIN B003TZLNH2
He was once an individual. He was in pictures.
Until he was once convicted of murdering his spouse and condemned to a lifestyles sentence in a psychiatric criminal, Mike McKnight was once a film superstar. a true, reside motion hero. however the mysterious conditions surrounding his cherished wife's loss of life pointed a damning finger at only one individual: him. He was once attempted by means of an international that hated him. He used to be convicted by means of a jury who by no means doubted his guilt. He was once discarded and forgotten, locked away by means of a society that moved on.
At least until eventually the zombies confirmed up.
From a drugged stupor, he emerges right into a international that has crumbled and the place mankind is at the verge of removal. he's without warning thrust right into a nightmare of epic proportions whilst the lifeless upward push as a brutal and terrifying plague at the global of the residing. In a panorama plagued by post-apocalyptic terrors, Mike and a handful of survivors conflict people and zombies alike, fleeing headlong via possibility and despair.
Over the hellscape of a loss of life urban, to the uncertain retreat of the mountainous geographical region, Mike fights to stick alive in an international of the useless, recuperate his stories, and retrieve a healing to the main threatening plague the realm has ever recognized.
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