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Tag: zombies


World War Moo

World War Moo is the sequel to Apocalypse Cow and therefore this review may contain spoilers for the previous book. The virus which turned the countryside into a no-go zone has now spread to humans. Britain, abandoned by the international…


Do Zombies Dream of Undead Sheep?

What’s going on inside the zombie brain? From the characteristic shuffle and moaning to their lack of awareness, can it all be explained by science? Join two neuroscientists on their journey to diagnose the zombie condition. Something that sounds like…

Fantasy, Young Adult

Alice in Zombieland

Alice Bell isn’t allowed out after dark. Her crazy, paranoid father will not permit it; he believes there are monsters out there just waiting to pick his family off. Until one night, her birthday, she persuades her parents to let…

5 Star, Science Fiction

Apocalypse Cow

Then he heard it: a long and shuddering moo, emanating from deep within the trees. The moo came again thirty seconds later, quieter this time. It was moving away, towards the rolling fields where thousands of dairy cows grazed in…

Science Fiction


It starts in the same way as Feed, with someone poking a zombie with a stick but soon departs in a different direction. If you haven’t read Feed yet, then this review will contain spoilers for the first book in…

Horror, Translation

Handling the Undead

Stockholm is in the grip of a heatwave and strange things are happening. Electrical appliances won’t turn off, everyone has headaches and the recently dead are starting to come back to life. Not the average zombie story, John Ajvide Lindqvist…

5 Star, Science Fiction


At first, Mira Grant’s zombie novel might seem an ironic choice for my Royal Wedding day reading, however it ended up somehow completely relevant. Not that Will and Kate’s big day was interrupted by the flesh-eating undead, more that if…