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Talking with Lizzie Borden by C. A. Verstraete | The Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter Book Tour: Character Interview | Silver Dagger Book Tours Presents Horror

Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter by C.A. Verstraete is on virtual book tour. The horror series stops at Readeropolis today with a character in...

Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter by C.A. Verstraete is on virtual book tour. The horror series stops at Readeropolis today with a character interview.

Be sure to enter for a chance to win the giveaways and follow the Silver Dagger book tour (for other dates see the link at the bottom of the post).

Talking with Lizzie Borden
by Christine (C.A.) Verstraete

Lizzie Borden never said anything publicly about the horrific murders of her father and stepmother beyond her statement at the 1893 trial that “I am not guilty. I will let my lawyer speak for me.”
So, I thought I’d ask the fictional Lizzie from my books, Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter and Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter 2: The Axe Will Fall what she had to say.

1. What are you doing now?
Reading. I found a rather unusual book of poetry recently published called The shadow of death: poems, songs, and sonnets written by Eric Stenbock. Given recent turns of events, it fit my mood rather well.

2. What keeps you awake at night?
Not what you think.

3. Are you a glass half empty or half full person?
I would say half full. I’ve learned there are things you can’t control in your life, so it’s best to look forward.

4. What is it about Fall River that keeps you here?
I was born here and prefer to die here. No matter what others think of me, this is my home and always will be.

5. If you could have a five-minute conversation with anyone living or dead, who would it be?
I would ask my father one question: Why?

Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter
by C.A.Verstraete
Genre: Horror


Every family has its secrets… 



One hot August morning in 1892, Lizzie Borden picked up an axe and murdered her father and stepmother. Newspapers claim she did it for the oldest of reasons: family conflicts, jealousy and greed. But what if her parents were already dead? What if Lizzie slaughtered them because they’d become zombies? 

Thrust into a horrific world where the walking dead are part of a shocking conspiracy to infect not only Fall River, Massachusetts, but also the world beyond, Lizzie battles to protect her sister, Emma, and her hometown from nightmarish ghouls and the evil forces controlling them.






Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter 2


After being acquitted of brutally slaying her parents, Lizzie Borden thinks her nightmare is over—but it’s only just begun! 



Now Lizzie and the citizens of Fall River must battle a new surge of flesh-eaters, this time with a heartbreaking twist: the infected creatures are friends and family, hidden away by their grief-stricken caregivers. 

When her sister Emma becomes a pawn in the growing war against the undead, Lizzie has no choice but to pick up her axe again. With the help of her charming self-defense instructor, Pierre, she vows to end the horrific zombie menace, once and for all. But can she overcome her personal demons and the rampaging monsters, no matter the cost?

NOTE: The book does contain spoilers if you have not read the first book, Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter.





Christine (C.A.) Verstraete enjoys putting a little "scare" in her writing. She follows the murder trial and offers a twist on the infamous 1892 Borden murders in her book, Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter. She also looks at the murders from the viewpoint of Lizzie's doctor in her latest, The Haunting of Dr. Bowen. Other books include a young adult novel, GIRL Z: My Life as a Teenage Zombie, and books on dollhouse collecting and crafting.



Christine's short stories have appeared in various anthologies including: Descent Into Darkness, Happy Homicides 3: Summertime Crime, Mystery Weekly, and Timeshares, Steampunk'd, and Hot & Steamy: Tales of Steampunk Romance, DAW Books.

She is an award-winning journalist published in daily to weekly newspapers, and in various magazines. Her stories have received awards from local and national newspaper associations, and the Dog Writer's Association of America.





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1 comment

Get carried away with love!