Today brings something a bit different to MBW, and I think it’s kinda cool. If you recall, I reviewed the amazing Outpost a few weeks back, and the author Adam Baker was kind enough to answer a few of my questions, via video! No one has ever done this before, and I admit, I thought it was pretty darn cool, so please welcome Adam to the blog, and enjoy the video!
They took the job to escape the world They didn’t expect the world to end. Kasker Rampart: a derelict refinery platform moored in the Arctic Ocean. A skeleton crew of fifteen fight boredom and despair as they wait for a relief ship to take them home. But the world beyond their frozen wasteland has gone to hell. Cities lie ravaged by a global pandemic. One by one TV channels die, replaced by silent wavebands. The Rampart crew are marooned. They must survive the long Arctic winter, then make their way home alone. They battle starvation and hypothermia, unaware that the deadly contagion that has devastated the world is heading their way…
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Iraq 2005 Seven mercenaries journey deep into the desert in search of Saddam’s gold. They form an unlikely crew of battle-scarred privateers, killers and thieves, veterans of a dozen war zones, each of them anxious to make one last score before their luck runs out. They will soon find themselves marooned among ancient ruins, caught in a desperate battle for their lives, confronted by greed, betrayal, and an army that won’t stay dead…
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Author. Screenwriter. Lover of cheese.
Adam was born in 1969. He is the son of a Gloucestershire priest.
He studied Theology and Philosophy in London.
He has worked as a gravedigger, a mortuary attendant, a short order cook in a New York diner, and fixed slot machines in an Atlantic City casino.
He is currently employed as a cinema projectionist.
He was also a close neighbour of serial killer Fred West.