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World War Z ~ Max Brooks

Date Completed: 1/31/16

Rating: 6/10

The premise for this novel was exceptional. Brooks wrote a zombie fiction as a history, and I think it’s a remarkably unique style in an era of zombie novels. 169 more words

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The Ten Books That Changed Me- TGBOL

The prompt for the Great Book of Lists this week was to list books that “transport” us to another time or place, out of our daily lives. 473 more words

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The Greatest Misses of 2015 - Part I: The Books

You know the drill… Two parts – one with my least favourite books and one with my least favourite or most disappointing graphic novels, sorted in chronological order, yadi yadi yada… You can take a look at my favourite… 624 more words

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The Zombie Survival Guide Review

Author – Max Brooks

Genre—Horror, Informative

Published—2003

Synopsis –It first outlines Solanum, a fictional and incurable virus that creates a zombie, along with details on how it is spread and treatment of the infected. 1,133 more words

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Fear the Future: 10 Great Post-Apocalyptic Horror Novels

Written by: Matthew J. Barbour

Post-apocalyptic stories are not just for science fiction fans. Most views of an earth destroyed by virulent plagues or nuclear war are not uplifting tales. 1,183 more words

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“World War Z”: Trusting the Transcript Style

No doubt, most of you have seen the Brad Pitt movie that was inspired by this book. I say inspired, because from what I’ve seen, there are very few aspects that the book shares with the film. 676 more words

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