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#91: Rot & Ruin - Jonathan Maberry

In the zombie-infested, post-apocalyptic America where Benny Imura lives, every teenager must find a job by the time they turn fifteen or get their rations cut in half. Benny doesn't want to apprentice as a zombie hunter with his boring older brother Tom, but he has no choice. He expects a tedious job whacking zoms for cash, but what he gets is a vocation that will teach him what it means to be human.


  • Series: Rot & Ruin (Book 1)
  • Paperback: 480 pages
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (May 3, 2011)
  • ISBN: 9781442402331
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AUTHOR BIO:
JONATHAN MABERRY is a New York Times best-selling and multiple Bram Stoker Award-winning horror and thriller author, comic book writer, magazine feature writer, playwright, content creator and writing teacher/lecturer. His books have been sold to more than a dozen countries.



REVIEW:
Probably the best zombie story I have read so far!
Very clever writing wraps you into the world of Benny. Among other characters, they are in a world surrounded by zombies. Their story is one of survival and trying to learn of what else might be out there.
I was on the edge of my seat a lot of the time. I just couldn't stop reading once I got started. It was too edgy, fast-paced and exciting to put the story aside.
Now I look forward to reading Dust & Decay.


4.5/5

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