“The lucky ones are already dead.”
Snatchers, is an apocalyptic horror, which sees the slow destruction of mankind, due to an unknown virus that is sweeping the globe. This novel tells the story of four sets of characters, trying to survive and coming to terms with the ‘new world.’
The story focuses on a variety of individuals, including the Pointer family, Nurse Karen Bradley, Jack Slade who is searching for his son, and prison officers and inmates who have been released, who come together to survive the pandemic. This set of characters, who are worlds apart as far as personalities are concerned, are brought together, and find that as time goes by, their quandary becomes tougher by the hour.
The book ends with an explosive climax. Who will survive?