After taking a short cut down the wrong dark alley, musician Dan Ferry is overcome with violent urges that drive him to attack his best friend on their tour bus. But Dan isn’t alone: an infection is spreading through the country. As it sweeps closer to the band’s home state, Dan and Ray must find a way to protect the people they love—from the parasites, the infected…and themselves.
Z. Rider grew up in southern New Hampshire, where she spent her Saturdays glued to Creature Double Feature on channel 56 and the rest of her week doing a lot of reading. She now lives on the side of a mountain in Tennessee, where she watches bad horror movies on Netflix and still does a lot of reading. She shares her house with two dogs, a husband, and a skeleton named Knuckles.