Book #1 in the Dead of Night series, published 2011
A prison doctor injects a condemned serial killer with a formula designed to keep his consciousness awake while his body rots in the grave.
But all drugs have unforeseen side-effects. Before he could be buried, the killer wakes up. Hungry. Infected. Contagious. This is the way the world ends. Not with a bang…but a bite.
Police officer Desdemona “Dex” Fox responds to the call that warns him of an intrusion from inside the prison mortuary.
When he arrives he discovers a trail of blood, mutilated bodies and the obvious signs of human bites as protagonists of the carnage. And then the corpses start moving …