Archive for the ‘Horror Fiction’ Category

Perhaps you’re still catching up on the popular AMC cable series The Walking Dead, or anxiously awaiting the premiere of the next season this fall, or maybe you just like a good yarn about post-apocalyptic horror; whatever the case may be, here are some other titles to sample on the “mobile deceased”  . . .

The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman. 

Now in its 9th year of publication, and nearing its 100th issue, this is the ongoing comic series of horror survival that inspired the acclaimed AMC cable series of the same name.



World War Z by Max BrooksWWZ

Max, son of film-maker Mel Brooks, and the author of the tongue-in-cheek Zombie Survival Guide, spans the globe in his second outing.  Ten years after the 1st zombie war, the future history of the event is documented through first-person interviews with survivors.  This audio edition features the voice talents of:  Alan Alda, Carl Reiner, Mark Hamill, Henry Rollins, John Turturro, & Rob Reiner—to name just a few.

Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! Edited by Otto Penzler

Culled from pulp magazines and horror anthologies, the 57 stories in this hefty volume run the gamut from voodoo-inspired zombie yarns to modern tales of the shambling undead.  Represented in this collection are works by well-known horror authors including:  Edgar Allan Poe, H. P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard, Robert Bloch, Stephen King, Richard Matheson, Robert McCammon & Joe Lansdale.

For more audiobooks, graphic novels and horror fiction on zombies try these titles available at our library:

Dust by Joan Frances Turner

My Life as a White Trash Zombie by Diana Rowland

Paul is Undead:  The British Zombie Invasion by Alan Goldsher

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Graphic Novel by Seth Grahame-Smith

Raising Stony Mayhall by Daryl Gregory

The Reapers Are the Angels by Alden Bell

Rise Again: A Zombie Thriller by Ben Tripp

The Stupidest Angel:  A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror by Christopher Moore

Zombie Autopsies:  Secret Notebooks from the Apocalypse by Steve C. Schlozman

Zombie Ohio: A Tale of the Undead by Scott Kenemore

The Zombie Survival Guide:  Recorded Attacks by Max Brooks

The Zombies of Lake Woebegotton by Harrison Geillor

Zone One by Colson Whitehead


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