The living dead

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Publisher:
Night Shade Books,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
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"When there's no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth!" From White Zombie to Dawn of the Dead, Resident Evil to World War Z, zombies have invaded popular culture, becoming the monsters that best express the fears and anxieties of the modern west. Gathering together the best zombie literature of the last three decades from many of today's most renowned authors of fantasy, speculative fiction, and horror, including Stephen King, Harlan Ellison, Robert Silverberg, George R. R. Martin, Clive Barker, Poppy Z. Brite, Neil Gaiman, Joe Hill, Laurell K. Hamilton, and Joe R. Lansdale, The Living Dead covers the broad spectrum of zombie fiction.Skyhorse Publishing, under our Night Shade and Talos imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of titles for readers interested in science fiction (space opera, time travel, hard SF, alien invasion, near-future dystopia), fantasy (grimdark, sword and sorcery, contemporary urban fantasy, steampunk, alternative history), and horror (zombies, vampires, and the occult and supernatural), and much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller, a national bestseller, or a Hugo or Nebula award-winner, we are committed to publishing quality books from a diverse group of authors.
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9781597801430
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table_of_contents Almost the last story by almost the last man /, Beautiful stuff /, Bitter grounds /, Blossom /, Bobby Conroy comes back from the dead /, Calcutta, lord of nerves /, Dead like me /, Deadman's road /, Death and suffrage /, Everything is better with zombies /, Followed /, Ghost dance /, Home delivery /, How the day runs down /, In beauty, like the night /, Introduction /, Less than zombie /, Malthusian's zombie /, Meathouse man /, Passion play /, Prairie /, Sex, death, and starshine /, She's taking her tits to the grave /, Some zombie contingency plans /, Sparks fly upward /, Stockholm syndrome /, The age of sorrow /, The dead /, The dead kid /, The skull-faced boy /, The song the zombie sang /, The third dead body /, This year's class picture /, Those who seek forgiveness /, Zora and the zombie /
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