Katie is driving to work one beautiful day when a dead man jumps into her car and tries to eat her. That same morning, Jenni opens a bedroom door to find her husband devouring their toddler son.
Fate puts Jenni and Katie—total
strangers—together in a pickup, fleeing the suddenly zombie-filled
streets of the Texas city in which they live. Before the sun has set,
they have become more than just friends and allies—they are bonded as
tightly as any two people who have been to war together.
their cross-Texas odyssey to find and rescue Jenni’s oldest son, Jenni
discovers the joy of watching a zombie’s head explode when she shoots
its brains out. Katie learns that she’s a terrific tactician—and a
pretty good shot.
A chance encounter puts them on the road to an
isolated, fortified town, besieged by zombies, where fewer than one
hundred people cling to the shreds of civilization.
like the end of the world. But Katie and Jenni and many others will do
whatever they have to to stay alive. Run, fight, pick each other up when
they stumble, fall in love…anything is possible at the end of the
I just started reading this book for my school's Zombie Book Club, and it's pretty good so far! This is the first zombie book I've read so I don't really have anything to compare it to, but it seems like the story is going to be good. I can't wait to see what happens!
Do you read zombie books? I'd love recommendations! :)