Imagine a diet soda
that helps you lose weight! Of course it becomes
popular. Who doesn't want to enjoy a soda and also
lose a few pounds? The drink becomes so popular
that the company can't keep up with the demand.
They cut a few corners to make the main ingredient.
Unfortunately they discover too late that there are some
side effects to the contaminated drink. Well, side
effects is a bit mild. It turns perfectly normal
people into raging, violent animals. During the
first wave, many of these affected people are
killed. But then the "connies" are able to be
controlled by drugs and shock collars. The public
is encouraged to claim their relatives and take them
home. Velvet has been caring for her younger
sister since her parents became "connies". Her dad
was killed but now she learns that her mother is still
alive and available for placement. People are
still terribly afraid of the connies and don't want them
around. Can Velvet find the courage to take care
of her mother? Will she and her sister be safe if she
|SUBJECTS: Horror fiction.
Mothers -- Fiction.