Author: Wayne Simmons
Paperback: 290 pages
Publisher: Snowbooks Ltd (1 Feb 2012)
“FEVER wears its reanimated heart proudly on its sleeve. Simmons builds on the nightmare world he created in FLU and manages to make it even more horrific and diseased. A sequel which surpasses the original” ~ David Moody (bestselling author of the HATER and AUTUMN series).
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A deadly strain of flu has mysteriously mutated, causing the deaths of millions throughout Ireland and beyond. But the infected don’t stay dead for long, rising up to become flesh-eating monsters.
In a quarantined lab just outside Belfast, lab worker Ellis and security guard Abe fight their way through corridors of the living dead, determined to expose a gruesome truth.
Ageing conspiracy theorist Tom wracks his brain to figure out what went wrong.
Meanwhile, a young child and her two unlikely wards find themselves in the middle of a cat and mouse game involving the remains of the military, a covert government department and the ever increasing throng of dead.
The fate of humanity lies in their hands.
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Belfast born, Wayne Simmons, has loitered with intent around the horror genre for some years. He penned reviews and interviews for several online ‘zines before publication of his debut novel, DROP DEAD GORGEOUS, in 2008. Wayne released the best-selling zombie apocalyptic horror novel, FLU, in April 2010 and FEVER is the sequel to this.
An limited edition version of his debut novel, DROP DEAD GORGEOUS is due for release in the Summer of 2012 and DOLL PARTS (the sequel to DDG) will be released April/May 2012.
Wayne’s work has since been published in the UK, Germany and Spain.
Wayne currently lives in Wales with his ghoulfiend and a Jack Russel terrier called Dita.
Look out for Wayne at various genre and tattoo cons and, for more information, check out http://www.waynesimmons.org
A review of FEVER, and an interview with Wayne Simmons himself, will be coming soon!