Jamie Friesen writes in several fiction genres, including horror, thriller and dystopian fiction, apocalyptic fiction and military science fiction, as well as satire/humor. After trying several different careers, he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in History, and later followed it with a Masters of Arts in Communications.
His writing is heavily influenced by his experiences and education. He lives in Edmonton, Canada with his family, working in Public Relations and writing in his spare time. He is an avid reader, world traveller, movie goer, gamer, and internet surfer.
Xander Barnes survived the apocalypse by hunkering down in a Costco with family and friends, fighting off both the living and the dead. A few weeks later, they were evacuated to a nearby Army base, where he was dumped in a refugee camp full of desperate people and lousy living conditions. Just when he thought it couldn't get any worse, he got drafted to fight the legions of undead roaming outside.
Micky Wheeler was a two bit thug and career criminal who had spent more than his fair share of time behind bars. He was looking out for number one when the zombie apocalypse erupted worldwide.
Now one apex predator is faced with another and the question is which one will come out on top.
Will his wits and criminal talents help or hinder his chances of survival?
Bi-weekly paychecks, Tim Horton’s double doubles, men’s league hockey and cheap winter vacations to Cancun. That was the life Xander Barnes had known for years until a pandemic swept the globe.
Nowadays, life consisted of avoiding the plague victims, ghouls who had an insatiable appetite for human flesh. How long can an average Canadian man survive in a world gone mad?