Good Boy by Thomas R Clark
The wonder of Watership Down collides with the horror of a zombie apocalypse in an adventure unlike any you’ve seen before in Good Boy, the debut novella from a new voice in horror fiction, Thomas R Clark.
“I bite, I shake, I pull, and I tear. It's how I fight, and today it's how I die.”
The brain worm plague decimated the human population, destroying civilization as man knew it. Infected animals turned into bloodthirsty killing machines, spreading the diseased worms animating their bodies.
A year later, an intrepid Jack Russell Terrier leads a diverse fellowship of animal companions struggling to stay alive in this apocalyptic world. When the safety of their lair is compromised, the motley pack embarks on a dangerous journey to find a new home.
They soon learn infected squirrels and bats aren't the only threats in this horrifying new world, where only the cunning and strong will endure. But the biggest fight of all will be the importance of having ...
“This is everything that’s great about zombie fiction and animal protagonists.”
Jay Wilburn - author of BEAUTIFUL DARKNESS
“Clark has redefined man’s best friend.”
Lucas Milliron – author of TIM E. LESS
“An amazing story … With all the heart of The Incredible Journey, but the teeth of The Walking Dead. Good Boy is a real treat for horror fans!”
Erin Kelly – author of the TAINTED MOONLIGHT Series
“A really fine piece of writing. It pulled me right along and brought tears to my eyes at the end.”
Mike Duke – author of LOW
“I cried … And already miss him.”
Erin Sweet Al-Mehairi - author of BREATHE, BREATHE