The First Bird: Omnibus Edition (Matt Kearns)

Greig Beck


EXTINCTION IS CONTAGIOUS



Matt Kearns, linguist, archaeologist and reluctant explorer from Beneath the darkish Ice and Black Mountain returns to aid shop the realm. And this time he does not have Alex Hunter to save lots of him while the stuff hits the fan.

When a fame-hungry scientist brings an very unlikely, residing specimen of a creature lengthy proposal extinct again from the wild jungles of South the US he unwittingly brings alongside a passenger. whatever with the capability to smash each residing factor on our planet.

The infestation starts, quickly overtaking clinical assets and resisting all therapy. One lady is aware the chance, Carla Nero, leader scientist of the heart for illness keep watch over. She makes Matt a suggestion he cannot refuse and jointly they sign up for a crew heading to the deep jungle in a determined race to find the hidden position the place the specimen used to be taken.

Only by way of discovering the positioning of the specimen can the group – and the realm – desire to discover the key of the way to outlive the traditional, frightening parasite that has been released.

SHORTLISTED FOR most sensible HORROR NOVEL on the 2014 AUREALIS AWARDS

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