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Best Zombie Books

For all you zombie lovers out there, this list is a real treat. We have put together some of the most exciting zombie books for you to read. Zombie books have something exciting in them and seasoned writers have been able to bring out the best in them. Get ready to be taken for a ride.

World War Z

Best Zombie Books

World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War is an apocalyptic horror novel that can give you the creeps. The author Max Brooks has traveled throughout the United States of America to find out more about Zombie attacks. He has also journeyed to different countries in the world to learn more about these attacks and how people

As you read, you will realize that you need a certain amount of courage to go on. Some of the details are vivid and raw, which conveys the readers the depth of pain and fear.

The Zombie Survival Guide

Best Zombie Books

The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead is a guide on how to survive in case of a Zombie attack. The first thing that you need to know is how to understand the behavior and physiology which can enable you to survive during a long siege.

Some of them are organized before they attack. When they are not afraid of you, then you should not fear them, use the first floor area and stay far away from them. You might not know it, but they might be stalking you right now.

Day by Day Armageddon

Best Zombie Books

Day by Day Armageddon is meant for the die-hard zombie fans. The book starts off with news reports that violence has spread in many cities throughout the United States of America. The dead are rising against the humans and he does not have enough time left to make decisions.

Quick decisions have to be made, otherwise humans might become extinct. Get ready to enter the world of the risen. If you consider yourself to be a die-hard fan of zombie novels, then make sure that you read this book.

The Reapers Are the Angels

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The Reapers Are the Angels is based on a young girl named Temple. She has to flee from zombies who are pursuing her. The book is authored by Alden Bell, who is a well-known novel writer on zombies. Human beings have managed to survive for more than twenty-five years protecting themselves from the dead.

The only thing that she remembers is that, an old man protecting her and younger brother. Temple will need to take decisions to get the salvation that she wants.

Warm Bodies

Best Zombie Books

Warm Bodies, written by Isaac Marion, talks about R who is a zombie. Though he eats people, he is different from other zombies as he likes to ride on airport escalators of abandoned airports. Amidst all this, he meets a girl who he makes as his captive.

Julie becomes his house guest whom he reluctantly keeps. As time goes, he starts to feel for her. He desists the thought of eating her and wants to give her protection from the dangerous world out there. But, he knows that their relationship will cause severe consequences that one cannot imagine.

The Walking Dead

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The Walking Dead: Compendium One, is the first eight volumes of the fan-favorite, New York Times Best Seller series. The series has been authored by Robert Kirkman. The story starts with Rick Grimes, who is sheriff’s deputy and his partner Shane, who are involved in a zombie outbreak when a prisoner has escaped the Grant County jail.

During the chase Rick gets shot in his. He falls into a coma for a month and when he wakes up, he finds out that he is surrounded by zombies. The author Robert Kirkman has written several novels for Marvel Comics.

The Passage (Book One of The Passage Trilogy)

Best Zombie Books

The Passage written by Justin Cronin has been named as one of the ten best novels of the year by Time and Library Journal. It is a gripping tale of survival of Amy, who has been abandoned at the age of six by her mother.

She is chased and imprisoned by zombies who are a result of a government experiment. Brad Wolgast, who is a special agent, has been assigned the task of bringing her back safely. Amy learns that she only has the power to save the world, which is on the brink of destruction.

Rot & Ruin

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Rot & Ruin is about an era in the United States of America where zombies lives. Benny Imura is a zombie and is going to turn fifteen. Teenagers living in his area have to find jobs before they turn fifteen or lose out half their rations. Benny does not like the thought of working as an apprentice for his elder brother Tom, who he considers boring.

Benny however learns something that he does not expect. He finds out what is means to be a human being. The book is authored by Jonathan Maberry, who is an American writer specializing in horror fiction. Jonathan has won several Bram Stoker Awards for novels like Ghost Road Blues.

As The World Dies

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As The World Dies: A Zombie Trilogy is written by Rhiannon Frater who has previously written for Central Texas magazines. The book contains some of the gory details that you could ever set your eyes upon. The author has not shied away from depicting the minutest details in this book.

You will find it extremely thrilling towards the end. Though the start of the book is slightly stretchy, it takes you on a roller coaster ride in the middle and the ending makes up for it. If you are a zombie story lover, then this book is for you.


Best Zombie Books

Ex-Heroes is a debut novel of noted writer Peter Clines. Unlike typical zombie stories, this is set in modern times. Zombies have attacked Los Angeles and overwhelmed the humans. Though the superheroes, police, military did its best to control the zombies, they got the upper hand.

After more than a year, some ex-heroes want to keep the situation from getting worse by developing a safe area in Hollywood to bring survivors and help them. Unfortunately, another group is gaining power and they are not super heroes. Peter Clines is the author of several short stories, including The Eerie Adventures of the Lycanthrope Robinson Crusoe, Ex-Patriots, and others.

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