Parklife (Working Title)
by Steve Boseley
A Horror novel about a group of people that get trapped in a park by the animals in the park. Christian Moore must keep his son safe from not just the wildlife, but from those in the group as well.
The object made surprisingly little sound as it sped towards the earth.
It had left a trail of fire as it passed into earth’s atmosphere. Anyone that happened to be looking up at that exact moment would have assumed it was a meteor passing through ...
“Come on. They’re gonna kick us out soon.” Evan prodded his girlfriend in the ribs.
“There are people around,” Shawna giggled and pushed him back. Laughing, she jogged a few paces away from him before turning back and smiling.&nbs...
“What do you call a dinosaur with no eyes?”
Christian Moore looked at the upturned faces of the children before him. Some of them stared back, blinking, others frowned. No one said anything.
“Anyone?” Moore waited for a response. ...
Lloyd Jewell shivered in the early afternoon air. He had secreted himself several metres inside the forest, and he knelt in the shade, far enough in to remain hidden, but not far enough in so that he couldn’t still see the path which wound its way through...
“Stay together, everyone.” Chris led the children through the large glass doors at the rear of the Elizabethan hall. The small group hopped down the set of stone steps that led onto the park. A large circular fishpond, bound be knee-high atone was the ma...
Lloyd pulled his hand out of his trousers. He hadn’t got as far as he would have liked, but he hadn’t planned on the child getting this close. The boy was teetering on unsteady legs towards the bush behind which he was crouched. The day wasn’t part...
The man running towards Chris was shouting. Most of it was profanity. The children had set their papers and crayons aside and were observing the spectacle. Chris noticed this and shouted to the children.
“Inside now, everyone. Let’s go and see what...
Lloyd stumbled back and sat down, so swift was the attack. The fox in front of the woman leapt at her, jaws wide. He had never heard of anything like this before. He had occasionally heard stories of a lone fox in someone’s garden becoming aggressive when it w...