Hi guys! So today for our third day of the Zombie Boyz celebration, I am thrilled to welcome authors Daniel A. Kaine and Ethan Stone to the blog. Daniel and Ethan are sharing their thoughts on which of them might best survive a zombie apocalypse. They have also brought another copy of the book to give away, so be sure to leave a comment to enter.
Welcome Ethan and Daniel!
Ethan Stone: Surviving Sin City features an American man and a British man trying to survive the zombie apocalypse without trying to kill each other. Daniel, I know if I was stuck with you in that situation there might be times I’d be tempted to shoot you instead of the zombies. If our story happened to us in real life which one of us would have a better shot at survival?
Daniel: I can run six miles. There’s nothing to debate, really.
ES: So the old adage that you don’t have to run fast, just faster than the guy next to you is true? But can you shoot a gun? I’ve been trained on glocks, shotguns, mini rifles. A shot to your leg and you’re down for the count. Plus, I know how to drive. You may be able to run six miles but I’d still speed past you in a vehicle. Debate that, bitch! 🙂
Daniel: And what will you do when there’s no fuel left for your car?
ES: And what will you do when you’re tired after running six miles?
Daniel: I’m pretty sure that the police won’t be checking for driver’s licences during the apocalypse, so I’ll just steal a car 😛
ES: The question is can you even drive? And if you can, will you remember you’re in America and drive on the right side of the road? Otherwise you’d be in a head on collision and screwed.
Daniel: I can drive well enough to make a car go forward. That’s all that matters. And it’s not my fault you guys all drive on the wrong side of the bloody road. I’ll just go off road for a bit or something.
ES: Says the Brit who has clearly never been to Vegas. Go off roading in the wrong area and you’ll be stuck in the middle of nowhere without shade or water. So clearly out of your element.
Daniel: I’m not talking about going way off into the desert… I’ll just drive alongside the roads or something. And hey, back up a bit… why the hell would you shoot me in the leg? What did I do to deserve that?
ES: You were going to run off and leave me behind. I was going to shoot you in the leg so the zombies would stop and munch on your skinny ass and I could get moving. Though it wouldn’t take long for them to eat you up since there isn’t much meat on your bones. They would probably be more interested in a chunky guy like me.
Daniel: I wouldn’t be leaving you behind, per se. I’d just be getting away from the zombies quicker, that’s all. And you’re right, I’d be totally unappealing to the zombies. The barbeque sauce I squirted into your boots while you were sleeping probably wouldn’t help your chances either. Mmmmm, barbecue sauce. The zombies won’t be able to resist you.
ES: I use barbecue sauce to attract men, so I’m sure it would work for zombies. I think the most logical solution is to work together. After all we both have skills the other can use. Which is exactly what Kaleb and Cooper did in Surviving Sin City.
Daniel: Okay, so I know I’m an evil genius and can certainly make a quick getaway when needed. Plus I’m pretty mean with a samurai sword (in my head I am anyway). You can be my chauffeur I guess. How’s that sound?
ES: You are evil. Thought not sure about the genius part. I drive, you kill the monsters? Sounds like a good deal to me.
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Very amusing interview guys, cant wait to read the stories!
I love zombie books/films.
Sadly, should there be a ZA, I’m bound to end up as a victim. I can’t run 6 metres let alone 6 miles and never fired a gun in my life. I have driven on the wrong side of the road in the USA before so I at least have that going for me, although automatic gears confuse me no end! Let’s face it, I’d be the one you guys threw to the zombies as a distraction whilst you made your getaway :).
Can’t wait to read this. Please count me in.
You guys are ruthless! And more than a little bit scary! Lol. Looking forward to reading yours and the others stories. Loving everyone’s Wilde City avatars, btw.
Another great laugh, very much looking forward to reading this book!
I’m looking forward to this book.
This sounds fun! Please count me in as well. Thanks
Barbecue sauce attracts men? Wow, the things one learns on the internet!
That was so funny! My money’s on Daniel, Brits grow up with such disgusting weather and housing standards that Zombies will not be that big of a deal 😉
Great interview. Please count me in.
Looks like a fabulous book Please Count Me In.
Please count me in, thank you
Gotta get with this giveaway. The laugh is the bf is reheasing a dance show for the Darwin Festival – Zombies under the Banyan and I keep saying I’m reading titles like this for “research” while waiting for reheasals to finish AGAIN! LOL
Lol, you guys are hilarious. Thanks for the great interview. Please count me in for the giveaway =)
It’s nice to read a story where the two MCs learn to pool their resources and be stronger together. I’m sorry, what? That wasn’t the story about the America and British man trying to survive without killing each other? But it was so full of pathos and humor, such a roller coaster of “will they or won’t they”! Well, if you say there’s an even better version of that in Zombie Boyz, I’ll believe you. Guess I’ll read that one, too.
Thanks for stopping by, Ethan and Daniel, and thanks for hosting all the Zombie Boyz celebration fun, Jay!
I’m sure you guys make a great team whether you’re battling the zombies together or writing about it. I can’t wait to read your contribution!
It’s been ages since I read/watched anything with Zombies in it. This is one books I don’t want to miss though!
I can’t wait to read this guys. Please count me in for the draw.
LOL! Count me in for the drawing:)
Last shot for this, fingers crossed! This sounds like a great book, please count me in!