The Dishonored Dead: A Zombie Novel

By Robert Smartwood

In a not-so-distant destiny, the area has devolved and lots of the inhabitants has develop into the lively useless. these few which are residing are referred to as zombies. they're feared and needs to be hunted down and destroyed.

Conrad is without doubt one of the lively useless. a faithful husband, a loving father, he's the easiest zombie Hunter on this planet. but if he hesitates one evening in killing a dwelling grownup, his activity is installed jeopardy. rather than being outright disregarded, he's transferred to a application so secretive even the govt. may deny its life -- and the place Conrad quickly learns a startling fact approximately how his personal son will be at risk of changing into a zombie.

As dwelling extremists turn into extra emboldened and blow up a Hunter Headquarters, as a power-hungry Hunter turns into extra enraged and may cease at not anything to realize absolute energy, Conrad starts off to question not only his occupation, yet his personal life. And ahead of he is aware it he's on a trip of self-discovery, remembering a prior he was once pressured to put out of your mind, and shortly discovering himself not just a hunted guy, yet a guy who needs to now retailer either his son and the full world.

The Dishonored lifeless is a 100,000-word zombie mystery that incorporates the 3,000-word brief tale "In the Land of the Blind," which received tenth Annual Chiaroscuro brief tale Contest and was once the muse for the unconventional, plus the 3,000-word brief tale "The Hunter" and an advantage interview with the author.

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The Walking Dead, Volume 4: The Heart's Desire

By Robert Kirkman

Lifestyles within the felony starts off to get fascinating for Rick Grimes and the remainder of our survivors. Relationships warmth up, fizzle out, and alter completely virtually in a single day. by means of the tip of this quantity, relationships among key characters are considerably replaced, surroundings the degree for destiny occasions in TheWalking useless. Reprint version

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In the After

By Demitria Lunetta

In debut writer Demitria Lunetta's heart-pounding mystery, one lady needs to struggle for her survival in an international overrun by way of violent, lethal creatures. excellent for fanatics of New York Times bestsellers like The fifth Wave and Across the Universe.

Amy Harris's lifestyles replaced ceaselessly once they took over. Her parents—vanished. The government—obsolete. Societal structure—nonexistent. not anyone is aware the place They got here from, yet those vicious creatures were quickly devouring mankind when you consider that They seemed. With fierce survivor instincts, Amy manages to stick alive—and even rescues "Baby," a baby who was once left at the back of. After years of hiding, they're miraculously rescued and brought to New wish. at the floor, it seems that to be a secure haven for survivors. yet there are darkish and twisted secrets and techniques lurking underneath which may have Amy and child paying with not just their freedom . . . but in addition their lives.

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Zombie, Ohio: A Tale of the Undead

By Scott Kenemore

When rural Ohio university professor Peter Mellor dies in an vehicle twist of fate in the course of a zombie outbreak, he's reborn as a extremely smart (yet just a little amnesiac) member of the residing useless. With society crumbling round him and violence escalating into way of life, Peter quick learns that being a zombie isn’t all enjoyable and brains. Humans—unsympathetic, in general, to his new proclivities—try to kill him at approximately each chance. His previous buddies are loath to go along with him. And he reveals himself inconveniently hooked on the gooey stuff inside people’s heads.

as though all this weren’t undesirable adequate, Peter quickly learns that his car coincidence was once no twist of fate in any respect. confronted with the harrowing secret of his demise, Peter resolves to exploit his unusual zombie “afterlife” to resolve his personal homicide.

Skillfully combining the genres of horror, humor, and movie noir, Zombie, Ohio weaves a charming and cutting edge story that any fan of the present zombie craze is certain to have fun with. fans of detective and horror fiction alike will locate whatever to like approximately Zombie, Ohio—a story of homicide, secret, and the strolling dead.

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Alice in Zombieland

By Gena Showalter

BOOK 1 OF THE WHITE RABBIT CHRONICLES 

She will not leisure until eventually she's despatched each jogging corpse again to its grave.  

Forever. 

Had someone instructed Alice Bell that her whole lifestyles could switch direction among one heartbeat and the subsequent, she might have laughed. yet that is all it took. One heartbeat. A blink, a breath, a moment, and every thing she knew and enjoyed used to be long gone.  

Her father used to be correct. The monsters are real. 

To avenge her relations, Ali needs to learn how to struggle the undead. to outlive, she needs to learn how to belief the baddest of the undesirable boys, Cole Holland. yet Cole has secrets and techniques of his personal, and if Ali is not cautious, these secrets and techniques could simply end up to be extra risky than the zombies. 

Don't pass over FIRSTLIFE, e-book 1 of Gena Showalter's action-packed, romantic and exhilarating new sequence, the Everlife novels!

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De Bello Lemures, Or The Roman War Against the Zombies of Armorica

By Thomas Brookside

A recovered Latin textual content tells the tale of a fight among Roman legionaries and the undead in 185 AD.

Lucius Artorius Castus leads an day trip to Gaul to defeat a uprising opposed to the rule of thumb of the Emperor Commodus - and will get greater than he bargained for whilst his enemies upward thrust from the lifeless to struggle back. the ability of the zombie horde is amplified by way of the Babel of historical Rome's religions and superstitions, and the phobia the undead usher in their wake foreshadows the incipient medieval darkness already creeping into the realm on the finish of Rome's Antonine age. Richly annotated, this mashup of survival horror and trade heritage takes the reader on a bracing trip into one in all old Rome's darkish corners.

De Bello Lemures is established as a piece of nonfiction, with a foreword describing the historical past of the Latin rfile and its solecistic identify, a "translation" of the textual content itself, and broad footnotes. it's a loving homage to the paperback nonfiction items of college presses - a classics textual content reimagined as a postmodern horror tale.

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American Zombie Gothic: The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Walking Dead in Popular Culture

By Kyle William Bishop

Zombie tales are principally American, because the creature was once born within the New global and services as a reminder of the atrocities of colonialism and slavery. The voodoo-based zombie movies of the Nineteen Thirties and '40s demonstrate deep-seated racist attitudes and imperialist paranoia, however the contagious, cannibalistic zombie horde invasion narrative confirmed by means of George A. Romero has even better singularity. This e-book presents a cultural and demanding research of the cinematic zombie culture, beginning with its origins in Haitian folklore and monitoring the improvement of the subgenre into the twenty-first century. heavily studying such influential works as Victor Halperin's White Zombie, Jacques Tourneur's I Walked with a Zombie, Lucio Fulci's Zombi 2, Dan O'Bannon's The go back of the dwelling Dead, Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later, and, in fact, Romero's whole "Dead" sequence, it establishes where of zombies within the Gothic culture.

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