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Book Review: Tales from the Cobra Wars - A G.I. Joe Anthology

Since I have been knee deep in IDW’s G.I. Joe comics, as of late, I decided to pick up this book that exists within that same universe. 289 more words

Reviews

When The Blood Runs Cold

SIXTH PLANET, HOTH SYSTEM – The tauntaun ran screaming across the crevasses and zig-zag trenches dug into Nev Ice Flow, fur singed black and gold and slathered in crimson. 197 more words

Writing

I Hate Zombies, So Why Did I Like This Book? Max Brooks' World War Z

Besides being the best zombie book I’ve ever read, World War Z is also a great horror novel. Please note that this comes from a person who doesn’t like zombies (more on that later). 693 more words

Zombies

'World War Z' by Max Brooks

I had some trepidation about reading World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie Wars. You see, I’m quite irrationally afraid of zombies.  Well, it turns out that Brooks shares my fear and channelled it into something creative.  356 more words

Literature

A Real History Book: A Review of Max Brooks’ World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks is a unique take on a zombie apocalypse story. Rather than a traditional novel structure, the story is told through transcripts between an interviewer and people who experienced the outbreak that occurred over a decade ago. 540 more words

The Zombie Survival Guide - By Max Brooks

Goodreads Synopsis: The Zombie Survival Guide is your key to survival against the hordes of undead who may be stalking you right now. Fully illustrated and exhaustively comprehensive, this book covers everything you need to know, including how to understand zombie physiology and behavior, the most effective defense tactics and weaponry, ways to outfit your home for a long siege, and how to survive and adapt in any territory or terrain. 488 more words

World War Z - By Max Brooks

Goodreads Synopsis: The Zombie War came unthinkably close to eradicating humanity. Max Brooks, driven by the urgency of preserving the acid-etched first-hand experiences of the survivors from those apocalyptic years, traveled across the United States of America and throughout the world, from decimated cities that once teemed with upwards of thirty million souls to the most remote and inhospitable areas of the planet. 323 more words