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Discussion Post: Zombie Books

I’m sure you’ve noticed the influx of zombie books, movies and games. It seems the trend is only growing in popularity.

I’ve only dabbled in the zombie realm, so I’m hoping you’ll give me the needed insight to understand the trend for the dead.

Discussion Post: Zombie Books

While watching the movie previews before Breaking Dawn Part 2, I saw a preview for Warm Bodies – the latest book-turned-movie adaption.

Warm Bodies is a zombie romance, and the movie trailer was enough to convince me to read the book. It looked funny, cute and sweetly romantic.

This made me want to open my limited zombie experience a bit wider and give this emerging trend a try.

Warm Bodies Movie Trailer


Yay or Nay?

So what’s your verdict?

What zombie books or movies have you read? IF zombies are the new vampire, how do you feel about this shift?

A few popular zombie books I’ve seen and am interested in are:

  • Dearly Departed
  • Something Strange and Deadly
  • The Forest of Hands and Teeth
  • This is Not a Test
  • Cold Kiss
  • Undeadly
  • Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Plus, movie and TV-wise there’s the highly-addictive Walking Dead, Legend and World War Z.

Whether you hate them or love them, zombies and zombie books are here to stay.

About Lisa Parkin

I'm a hardcore lover of young adult fiction and have been reviewing books since 2011. Other interests include Downton Abbey, heat lightning storms, Harry Potter land and (begrudingly) one orange tabby.
  • http://www.jennielyse.com Jenni Elyse

    I love zombie movies. I haven’t read any books yet, but I want to read some. I own a few; I just haven’t got to them yet. And, Warm Bodies looks hilarious! I want to read the book and see the movie now!

  • http://www.mithrilwisdom.com/ Jamie Gibbs

    Zombies are awesome; so awesome that I based my fitness blog around them 😛

    Some good zombie books for you
    Boneshaker by Cherie Priest (zombies and steampunk)
    The Reapers Are the Angels by Alden Bell (brilliant character driven post apocalyptic novel)
    Feed by Mira Grant (zombies and bloggers – not read this yet but heard great things)

    Jamie

  • Rose Anne Castro

    This is my type of movie and books, I love stories about zombies and “Walking Dead” is my favorite. I’ll definitely love this one too! :)

  • Jen

    I loved The Forest of Hands and Teeth and This is Not a Test! This is Not a Test is definitely NOT just about zombies though, it is a very deeply emotional story also!

  • Ed

    If your a fan of Zombie novels you guys and gals should check out the series Zombie Rush written by H.J. Harry, great read!!!