Deborah Diebert is certified with the American Society of Clinical Pathology as a Medical Laboratory Scientist with a Specialist certification in Microbiology. She lives in Colorado with her daughter, son and husband. Host Manipulation is her debut novel.
In a world where few uninfected humans are still alive, survival is about who can stay hidden, who can remain quiet, and who is best prepared. In their basement hideout, Shelby wakes to discover her husband has died in the night. Now alone with her daughter Megan and her son Liam, Shelby must learn to trust again in order to survive.