The Living Dead (The Living Dead #1)

by John Joseph Adams, Joe Hill, George R.R. Martin, Clive Barker, Neil Gaiman, Laurell K. Hamilton, Joe R. Lansdale, Poppy Z. Brite, Harlan Ellison, Kelly Link, Stephen King, Douglas E. Winter, David Barr Kirtley, Dan Simmons, Dale Bailey, Sherman Alexie, David J. Schow, Nina Kiriki Hoffman, Michael Swanwick, Darrell Schweitzer, Jeffrey Ford, Susan Palwick, David Tallerman, Norman Partridge, Brian Evenson, Hannah Wolf Bowen, Catherine Cheek, Lisa Morton, Nancy Kilpatrick, Adam-Troy Castro, Andy Duncan, Will McIntosh, Robert Silverberg, Nancy Holder, Scott Edelman, John Langan, Kater Cheek

“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 modernwest.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 504 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.84 out of 5
  • Published September 1st 2008 by Night Shade Books
  • Original Title: The Living Dead (The Living Dead
  • #1)
  • ISBN: 1597801437 (ISBN13: 9781597801430)
  • Edition Language: English
  • URL: Go To Website
  • Series: The Living Dead #1
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  • Literary Awards: World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Anthology (2009)

“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.