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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 guideline of the Emperor Commodus - and will get greater than he bargained for while his enemies upward push from the useless to struggle back. the ability of the zombie horde is amplified through 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 area on the finish of Rome's Antonine age. Richly annotated, this mashup of survival horror and trade background takes the reader on a bracing trip into one in every of historical Rome's darkish corners.

De Bello Lemures is based as a piece of nonfiction, with a foreword describing the background of the Latin record 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 collage presses - a classics textual content reimagined as a postmodern horror tale.

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Dead Island

By Mark Morris

Based at the terrifying new online game, a singular of the zombie apocalypse

Welcome to Banoi, a tropical island the place you could go away the stresses of the area in the back of. The Royal hands inn deals its site visitors from worldwide the final word in luxurious and relaxation, a vacation paradise the place your goals should still come true—but the place a nightmare is ready to start. A mysterious epidemic has by surprise, and all at once, damaged out around the island. The neighborhood islanders, lodge visitors, and employees alike are struck down—only to upward thrust back, yearning the flesh and the blood of the nonetheless dwelling. For 4 of the tourists and a handful of others scattered round Banoi who're doubtless unaffected by way of the plague, they need to face the bleak, terrifying fact of a zombie apocalypse. Now there's just one factor left to do: continue to exist. Welcome to lifeless Island—a paradise to die for.

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

By Robert Kirkman

Lifestyles within the felony begins to get attention-grabbing for Rick Grimes and the remainder of our survivors. Relationships warmth up, fizzle out, and alter solely virtually in a single day. through the top of this quantity, relationships among key characters are extensively replaced, environment the level for destiny occasions in TheWalking useless. Reprint variation

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Zombies and Shit

By Carlton Mellick III


Battle Royale
meets Return of the residing Dead during this post-apocalyptic motion adventure.

Twenty humans wake to discover themselves in a boarded-up construction in the course of the zombie barren region. They quickly detect they've been selected as contestants on a favored truth convey known as Zombie Survival. every one contestant is given a backpack of offers and a special weapon. Their aim: be the 1st to make it during the zombie-plagued urban to the pick-up region alive. yet simply because there is just one seat to be had at the helicopter, the contestants not just need to struggle opposed to the hordes of the residing useless, they need to additionally struggle one another.

Zombies and Shit is Mellick's craziest publication thus far. A campy, trashy, punk rock gore fest that's as humorous because it is brutal, as unhappy because it is unusual. An edge-of-your-seat thrill trip that twists the zombie style into anything you have by no means visible ahead of, yet regularly desired to.

This variation good points an creation by means of grasp of horror BRIAN KEENE.

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Zombie Baseball Beatdown

By Paolo Bacigalupi

During this creative, fast moving novel, the "New York Times"-bestselling and Printz Award-winning writer of "Ship Breaker" takes on hard-hitting themesNfrom nutrition safeguard to racism and immigrationNand creates a zany, grand-slam event that may get teenagers pondering the place their foodstuff comes from.

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Sherlock Holmes and the Zombie Problem

By Nick S. Thomas

Holmes is simply days clear of bringing down the largest legal ringleader in London. yet his fast and depraved foe is as wary and clever as he. whilst Moriarty learns of Holmes' plans opposed to him he releases an evil on England the likes of which no civilised guy had ever noticeable. In a determined try to retailer England and maybe the identified international, Holmes and his trusty pal Watson trip throughout Europe to discover the resource of Moriarty's new stumbled on strength and finish him and his depraved plan for strong. by using each good friend and best friend they could locate, the 2 detectives make general and effective utilization in their shared adventure of boxing, fencing and firearms in a bloodthirsty experience.

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Contaminated

By Em Garner

New in paperback. A gripping survival tale, through a best-selling writer, of a robust lady rebuilding her existence in a post-apocalyptic society the place a infected drink makes sufferers act like zombies; ideal for fanatics of James Dashner, Carrie Ryan, and The jogging Dead.

After the infection - a virulent disease as a result of the vitamin drink ThinPro that became traditional voters into shambling creatures not able to regulate their violent impulses - the govt. rounded up the "Connies" to guard the remainder inhabitants. yet now, years later, the government's all started sending the rehabilitated again domestic, entire with surprise collars that might both cease the Connies from committing violent acts or kill them earlier than they do to any extent further harm.

Since her mom and dad have been taken within the roundup, Velvet Ellis has struggled to take care of her 10-year-old sister and keep a feeling of normalcy, regardless of brutal executive rations and curfews. She is going to the "Kennels" on a daily basis trying to find her mom and dad, and whilst she reveals her mom, she's desirous to deliver her domestic.

Sacrificing every thing - her boyfriend, her domestic, and her activity - Velvet will do whatever to guard her mom. Velvet has to get the collar off her mom sooner than the army involves take her away. no matter if it potential risking all in their lives.

Gritty and grabbing, Velvet is an emotionally wealthy dystopic enterprise into YA from a well known and revered author of women's fiction.

"...suspenseful...this dystopia speaks to a variety of readers, together with reluctant ones."--Kirkus Reviews

"...This has lots of suspense--it's no longer a ebook to learn at bedtime."--Booklist

"Velvet could have a softer identify than her literary predecessors Katniss, Cassie, and Kaelyn, yet like them she has been pressured to tackle adult-sized tasks inside her repressive society.... the plot strikes quickly...more of a relation-based publication than many different youngster dystopian novels."--The Horn Book

You may possibly stopover at Em Garner's web site at www.emgarner.com, or stick to her on Twitter @EmGarnerBooks.

Also on hand in hardcover (ISBN: 9781606843543) and digital (ISBN 9781606843550) booklet formats.

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900 Miles: A Zombie Novel

By S. Johnathan Davis

John is a killer, yet that wasn't his day activity earlier than the Apocalypse.

In a harrowing 900 mile race opposed to time to get to his spouse simply because the lifeless start to upward thrust, John, a enterprise guy trapped in long island, quickly learns that the zombies are the least of his concerns, as he sees first-hand the horror of what guy is in a position to with out ideas, no effects and demise at each turn.

Teaming up with an ex-army pilot named Kyle, they get away big apple in basic terms to stumble throughout a guy who says that he has the major to a rumored underground stronghold known as Avalon..... Will they locate safeguard? Will they make it to Johns spouse ahead of it’s too late?

Get able to persist with John and Kyle during this fast-paced mystery that combines zombie horror with gladiator sort area action!

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The Walking Dead, Volume 2: Miles Behind Us

By Robert Kirkman

A virulent disease of apocalyptic proportions has swept the globe, inflicting the useless to upward push and feed at the residing. In an issue of months, society has crumbled: there's no govt, no grocery shops, no mail supply, no cable television. In an international governed by means of the lifeless, we're compelled to ultimately start dwelling. This quantity follows our band of survivors on their tragic trip looking for safeguard. Characters reside and die as they courageous a treacherous panorama plagued by packs of the strolling useless.

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Monster Nation: A Zombie Novel

By David Wellington

In the guts of the United States, within the world's safest criminal, anything terrible is turning out to be at nighttime. A wave of cannibalism and worry is sweeping around the heartland, spreading carnage and an infection in its wake. Captain Bannerman Clark of the nationwide protect has been tasked with an most unlikely undertaking: notice what's occurring — after which cease it ahead of it annihilates la. In California, he discovers a girl trapped in a health facility overrun with violent madmen. She could carry the key to the Epidemic yet she has misplaced every thing — even her identify. David Wellington's first novel, Monster Island, explored a global triumph over by means of horror and the few humans powerful sufficient to outlive. Now he's taking us again in time to the place all of it started — to the day the lifeless started to rise.

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