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$5 #Giveaway Interview UNDEAD ULTRA by Camille Picott @CamillePicott

by Camille Picott

Welcome to my tour stop for Undead Ultra (A Zombie Novel) by Camille Picott! This is an adult post apocalyptic horror novel and the tour runs June 20 through July 1st with reviews, interviews and excerpts. Check out the tour page for the full schedule!

About the Book:

Undead: a reanimated corpse with a craving for human flesh.
Ultramarathon: any footrace longer than a traditional marathon (26.2 miles).

For ultrarunners Kate and Frederico, a typical Saturday morning is spent pounding out a twenty- to thirty-mile “fun run.” It’s during one of their runs that an insidious illness descends upon northern California, turning humans into flesh-shredding zombies.

When Kate receives a desperate call from her son, Carter, she and Frederico flee their hometown and set out to help him. The only problem? Carter attends college over two hundred miles away and the freeways—clogged with car wrecks, zombies, and government blockades—are impassable. Running back roads and railroad tracks becomes their only means of travel, but neither of them has ever run so far before.

As pain, injuries, hunger, and fatigue plague them, getting to Carter and staying alive seem impossible. It’s either outrun the undead or become one of them, and for Kate, death is not an option.

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About the Author:


Camille Picott has been writing novels since she was twelve. When she’s not working on a book, spending time with family, or whipping up a new vegetarian meal, you can find her trail running in Sonoma County, California.

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PLEASE WELCOME CAMILLE TO BOOKHOUNDS

What is on your nightstand?

Leaves on the Wind—the fourth Serenity graphic novel. I just adore this world and it’s characters! The show might have been cancelled, but it’s great the story can continue for the fans.

 

What author would you totally fan?

Diana Rowland is one of my current favorites. I very rarely read an entire series, but I’ve read all of My Life As a White Trash Zombie and most of the Kara Gillian books. She writes great characters and I just can’t get enough of them!

 

What makes you cringe?

Sticky hands and dirty feet.

 

Do you obsessively plot out each point or just go with the flow?

I’m definitely a go-with-the-flow girl. I have basic ideas of the direction I want to go, but I wing it from place to place. I tend to approach a lot of things in life with way.

 

Is there a word you love to use?

I’m a fan of the f-bomb. That single word can have so many nuances and meanings! I refrained from using swear words in my other books, but I let loose in Undead Ultra. I figure if there’s any genre that needs f-bombs, it’s a zombie book.

Pets? 

I’m a cat fanatic! I have a 10-year-old cat named Zero and a 1-year-old named Disco.

GIVEAWAY:
Two (2) $5 Amazon gift cards (INT)
Ends July 6th
Prizing is provided by the author, hosts are not responsible. Must be 13 or older to enter and have parental permission if under 18. Void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary to win.

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This event was organized by CBB Book Promotions.

Comments

  1. Nikolina says

    This book sounds like something I’d really enjoy reading, thank you for sharing!

  2. Angela Kinder says

    It certainly sounds like an interesting book… One I might actually have to check out.

  3. Cyndi Flores says

    I have 3 dogs, no cats, but i do feed strays, your book sounds great and I look forward to it. Thank you for the giveaway

  4. JaCKIe Wisherd says

    Hope your summer is going well . So far I am keeping busy and trying to save time in each day to get in some reading…one of my favorite things to do.

  5. Joani S says

    I’m a huge fan of zombie books, I will def be checking this one out, it sounds awesome!! And I haven’t read one quite like this either!! 🙂

  6. Tia says

    I love that the author combines a marathon with some zombie action, adding this to my wishlist!

  7. Sherry Compton says

    Sounds exciting…I’m mean not just undead but ultra. 🙂 Creative and makes you think in a fun way.

  8. Mai T. says

    The covers of your books are stunning. Do you have a say in them and how does the creative process work?