Tag Archives: zombies

Review: The Girl with All the Gifts by M. R. Carey

Hardcover: 416 pages Publisher: Orbit; First Edition edition (June 10, 2014) ISBN: 0316278157 Source: Publisher Melanie is a unique girl. She spends most of her day locked in a cell. When she is moved, she is restrained in a wheelchair, her arms and legs shackled to hinder movement. She looks forward to going to “school” […]

Review: Robogenesis by Daniel H. Wilson

Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Doubleday (June 10, 2014) ISBN-10: 0385537093 Source: Publisher In Robopocalypse, humankind was at war with robots. The world as we know it is destroyed, a pathetic wreckage of what once existed. Once Archos, a “super” robot is destroyed, civilization has the potential to recover. . .or so they think. Copies of Archos were […]

Frightful Friday: World War Z: The Complete Edition: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week.This week’s featured title is the audiobook production of World War Z by Max Brooks:   Audio CD Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins Publisher: Random House Audio ISBN-10: 0804165734 Source: Personal copy The Zombie […]

Review: Zombie, Illinois by Scott Kenemore

Paperback: 392 pages Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing (October 1, 2012) ISBN-10: 1616088850 Source: Personal copy When the dead begin to rise, the most unlikely of coalitions form between a pastor from Chicago’s rough South Side, a young reporter, and a female musician. As if an attack from the walking dead wasn’t enough, the trio uncover a conspiracy by a group […]

Review: Zombie, Ohio: A Tale of the Undead by Scott Kenemore

Paperback: 240 pages Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing (February 8, 2011) ISBN-10: 1616082062 Source: Library copy Peter Mellor is a college professor in rural Ohio.  While attempting to visit his girlfriend in the midst of a zombie outbreak, Peter gets into a horrible car accident. Believing he has survived this accident unscathed, he returns to campus, a slight case of […]

Review: Star Wars:Death Troopers by Joe Schreiber

Happy Star Wars (May the 4th) Day to you! Given that I will be celebrating Zombie Awareness month by showcasing a zombie title each weekend, I thought it fitting that the first one (that just happens to fall on Star Wars Day!) shall be a Star Wars zombie title. Yes…it does exist! Hardcover: 288 pages Publisher: LucasBooks; […]

Frightful Friday: Ex-Heroes by Peter Clines

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. This week’s featured title is Ex-Heroes by Peter Clines: Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: Broadway; Reprint edition (February 26, 2013) ISBN-10: 0804136572 Source: Publisher (egalley) A zombie outbreak has devastated the Earth. A year later, […]

Frightful Friday: Domino Falls by Steven Barnes & Tananarive Due

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. This week’s featured book is: Domino Falls by Steven Barnes & Tananarive Due. Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: Atria Books; Original edition (February 19, 2013) ISBN-10: 145161702X Source: Publisher egalley In this continuation of Devil’s […]

Review: Devil’s Wake by Steven Barnes & Tananarive Due

Paperback: 288 pages Publisher: Atria Books; Original edition (July 31, 2012) ISBN-10: 1451617003 Source: Personal copy Kendra and her parents are on their way to the hospital in Portland for a flu shot when it happens: an infection consumes innocent people, turning them into flesh-eating monsters. Escaping before receiving the injection, they attempt to escape […]

Mx3 Audiobook Review: Zombies: A Record of the Year of Infection by Don Roff and Chris Lane

Publisher: AudioGO; Unabridged edition (September 18, 2012) ISBN-10: 1620643758 Listening Time:1 hour and 41 minutes Source:Publisher The year is 2012. An infection has hit the Seattle area. The infected die and quickly reanimate. One of the survivors is Dr. Richard Twombly, a hematology-oncology specialist at a blood-treatment facility. Twombly uses his journal to document what transpires. The […]