The day the world ends starts just like every other day.
As fall descends in the south, the Toles family prepare for another holiday season. Bridger Preston prepares for another day in front of the camera. Tilly and Raj Varma head home after a much delayed honeymoon in New Orleans. And scattered news reports echo the outbreak of the Marionette virus.
This is what happens when the dead don’t stay dead.
“The disease that has been ravaging Madagascar and Africa has spread to Europe and there are possible reports of cases in the West Coast, more to follow”
The radio played as he drove towards the wide spot that served as his campground. Another 1/4 mile. His phone rang.
“Hey honey” It was Kate.
“John, I am more than a little nervous and now they say it has reached the US”
“Yeah, I just heard that too. What do you want me to do?”
“I want you to stop your truck before you get too far out for cell service and start calling anyone you know from your army days and find out what the hell is going on. I want you to do that right now. And I want you to consider coming home.” Kate’s voice rising through the phone.
“Are you serious?” He asked.
“Yes.” She said.
“Let me call you back, I will stop and call a guy or two who may know something.” He hung up the phone.
Join the epic journey from the beginning as ordinary people face unimaginable horrors in a world filled with the undead.
This is the first book in the Marionette Zombie Series. An ongoing tale of the zombie apocalypse by SB Poe.