An Australian soldier is killed in Afghanistan. Years later a young girl is abducted near her school in a rural Australian town. A strange man in worn Army camos discovers her. She has a rare blood group and is bleeding to death. It's a race against time. The local community helps by donating blood; neighbours and strangers are determined to help her. A nearby Army base also helps the daughter of a respected officer who died in Afghanistan. While she's in hospital there are strange incidents.
Size: 90 KB ( ~ 17,067 words)
Sex Contents: No Sex
Tags: Fiction, Mystery, Crime, War
The word Zombie is usually associated with horror movies and it was for this reason that at first I didn’t read it. Oh but when I did I was so happy I did. This is a great story with many elements. War, tragedy, deceite, and of course the happy ending. Ernest Bywater is one of my favorite writers and this is just one more example of his great storytelling.
Plot: 10 | Technical Quality: 10 | Appeal to Reviewer: 10