Frail Author:Joan Frances Turner Since a devastating, morphing plague swept through human and zombie populations, almost everyone who survived is an "ex" these days. Ex-human. Ex-zombie. Both creatures crave flesh, have the strength and speed of predators--and are seemingly immortal. Pierced skin and broken bones mend, but their all-consuming hunger never dies... — Amy is the o... more »nly purely human survivor from her town: a frail. Her mother is gone, but Amy won't believe that she's dead. Feral dogs stalk her-- in reality and in her imagination. Amy thinks she's losing her mind. But when an ex-human named Lisa saves her life, a fragile friendship forms, a bond that will save Amy over and over ain when she and Lisa are abducted and taken to a makeshift community run by exes who use humans as slaves.
For a girl used to going it alone, trusting anyone isn't easy, but Amy will have to. She has secrets from her pat she can't afford to face BT herself, and secrets in her future that will cost he'd just about everything--including her humanity...« less