The Troop Summary
Nick Cutter

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The Troop Overview

“The Troop” is a horror novel by Nick Cutter which follows the efforts of Scoutmaster and doctor Tim Riggs and his scout troop to survive a viral infestation of genetically engineered intestinal hydatid worms. "The Troop" deals with timeless themes such as horror, friendship, science and ethics, survival, and the uncertainly of a vague ending.