Ashley’s CBR III Review #111: Z: Zombie Stories by Catherynne M. Valente

CBR III Review #111: Z: Zombie Stories by Catherynne M. Valente

– Family Business by Jonathan Mayberry
– The Wrong Grave by Kelly Link
– The Days of Flaming Motorcycles by Catherynne M. Valente
– The Barrow Maid by Christine Morgan
– You’ll Never Walk Alone by Scott Nicholson
– The Dead Kid by Darrell Schweitzer
– Seven Brains, Ten Minutes by Marie Atkins
– The Third Dead Body by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
– The Skull Faced Boy by Daivd Barr Kirtley
– The Human Race by Scott Edelman
– Deep Water Miracle by Thomas S. Roche

I bolded the ones I highly suggest reading.  I skipped a few myself but I have this problem with every short story anthology I ever pick up.  I really enjoyed the ones I suggested, but a really great zombie novel is one about the fall of society or a society trying to rebuild itself and a short story really can not encompass all the things I really enjoy about the genre.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Night Shade Books (September 27, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 159780312X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1597803120
  • Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.5 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews

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