Monday, January 7, 2013

Zombie Reading Challenge 2013 at BookChickCity



For this first Monday post, I'm sure my fellow Z girls will want to join me in the 2013 Zombie Reading Challenge over at BookChickCity.

I joined last year, and was amazed at the number of zombie books out there! It's like a Z horde that keeps coming and coming and coming...

As I was writing my own zombie book, GIRL Z: MY Life as a Teenage Zombie, I didn't start reading any Z books until I was finished and began shopping the book early last year. I didn't want to get "tainted" by anyone else's ideas. But once I began reading--wow! I now have 55  books listed on my  Zombie shelf at Goodreads - and I've barely scratched the surface, nor read most of them. And I keep adding more...

Two (of the many) I enjoyed so far were:

The book that blew me away? I loved the textures in DEAD OF NIGHT by Jonathan Maberry.










Also enjoyable, with a unique Western twist and different take on zombie infection, was WANTED: DEAD OR UNDEAD by Angela Scott.

** Got any of your own favorite zombie reads? Please share!




















3 comments:

  1. I wouldn't make much of a Zombie, unless you count the way I walk around half asleep most of the time!

    Morgan Mandel
    http://www.morganmandel.com

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  2. I'm with you there. ha! But.... my zombies don't have the "usual" zombie diet....

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  3. Jonathan Maberry's Rot and Ruin is up next on my list!

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