Zom-B

Author: Darren Shan Publication: 2012, Little, Brown and Company Pages: 192 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: When news of a Zombie outbreak in Ireland hits the TV, B’s dad figures the whole thing is a joke – and even if it isn’t, what difference will a few […]

Zombie Baseball Beatdown

Author: Paolo Bacigalupi Publication: 2013, Little Brown Pages: 298 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 9-12 Brief Summary: Friends Rabi, Miguel, and Joe literally smell the trouble coming.  The odor from the local meat packing plant is way more foul than usual and the cows are behaving kind of strange.  But […]

Outpost

Author: Ann Aguirre Publication: 2013, Square Fish Pages: 352 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Deuce and her friends – Fade, Stalker, and Tegan – are living in the settlement of Salvation. The solid walls there make the villagers feel safe, and there’s more food than Deuce has […]

The Infects

Author: Sean Beaudoin Publication: 2012 Candlewick Pages: 384 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Nick’s job at the local chicken plant ends in disaster and a stint in a juvenile wilderness boot camp. While there, a zombie infection breaks out, leaving Nick and his fellow delinquents to battle […]

Dead City

Author: James Ponti Publication: 2012, Aladdin Pages: 277 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 9-12 Brief Summary: Molly is a science geek who spends her summers hanging out at the morgue. Her mom used to be a medical examiner and took Molly to work with her. After she died, Molly just […]

The Enemy

Author: Charlie Higson Publication: 2009, Puffin Pages: 406 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: A disease swept across the world, killing most of the adults and turning those who survived into brainless, hungry monsters. Only children under 14 are left, and now they have to fight to survive. […]

Strange Angels

Author: Lili St. Crow Publication: 2009, Razorbill Pages: 291 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Dru Anderson and her father hunt things that go bump in the night. But when her dad turns into a zombie and tries to eat her, Dru’s life goes from weird to terrifying. […]

Dead Reckoning

Author: Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edgehill Publication: 2012, Bloomsbury Pages: 324 Overall Rating:                          Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Jett Gallatin has disguised herself as a boy and a gunslinger to search for her brother through the dusty towns of 1860’s Texas.  There she meets up with White Fox, a […]

Rot & Ruin

Author: Jonathan Maberry Publication: 2010, Simon and Schuster Pages: 464 Overall Rating:                         Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Benny Imura is a survivor of the zombie apocalypse.  His California town is surrounded by fences, and on the other […]

Enclave

Author: Ann Aguirre Publication: 2011, Feiwel and Friends Pages: 272 Overall Rating:                         Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary:  Deuce has grown up in an underground enclave located in the subway tunnels beneath New York City.  Her world is […]