Paranoia sometimes pays off. Hal has lived in relative comfort and security during the zombie apocalypse due to his preparations. However, reaching the last of his medication, he is forced to leave home on a fateful drugstore run.
Turp is in a bad situation, impressed into a group dedicated to rebuilding the human race larger and stronger over generations. That wouldn't be so terrible if they didn't intend to do it by removing the weak from the gene pool.
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When Jared and his father are viciously attacked by a strange man, it leaves him... thrilled to have a story to tell his crush! Follow his last day of work and subsequent murderous wanderings. This time on... The Almond Orchard.
"She tapped the last step to the wheel ruts and the grassy heap leapt up and grabbed her staff, jaws poking through to lock on the notched surface. Effie brought Swing down on it, returning it to rest. She smiled at the satisfying crunch, then looked around, wary..."
Something is stalking the woods near Deep Roots, TN. Something that uses your good nature against you.
When Hasil Tomkins sees his brother Everett murdered under mysterious circumstances, he doubts his sanity. But Everett wasn't the only one to go missing...
The Almond Orchard is a character driven zombie apocalypse series featuring some characters who will continue on to have other stories, and others whose lives will end too soon. The series explores themes of loneliness, luck, and the price of survival.