Zombies and Mashups Try an old classic in an undead genre!

Due out on March 23, 2010

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dawn of the Dreadfuls – Steve Hockensmith
(Due out on March 23, 2010)
Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter – Seth Grahame-Smith
Everyone knows that Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves and saved the country from disunion, but very few were privy to the fact that Honest Abe was an honest-to-goodness vampire hunter.

Boneshaker – Cherie Priest
Commissioned to build a machine that will promote gold-rush land-breaking efforts between Civil War-era Seattle and Alaska, inventor Leviticus Blue inadvertently triggers the release of a deadly gas that transforms people into the living dead, a situation that prompts his teenage son to restore the family reputation years later.

Breathers: A Zombies Lament – S. G. Browne
Andy Warner, a recently deceased everyman and newly minted zombie resented by his parents, abandoned by his friends, and reviled by society, is having trouble adjusting to his new existance, until he meets Rita, an impossibly sexy recent suicide who teaches him the joys of human flesh.

Eyre Affair – Jasper Fforde
In a world where one can literally get lost in literature, Thursday Next, a Special Operative in literary detection, tries to stop the world’s Third Most Wanted criminal from kidnapping characters, including Jane Eyre, from works of literature.

Holmes on the Range- Steve Hockensmith
In 1893, inspired by their hero, master sleuth Sherlock Holmes, two cowboys, Big Red and Old Red Amlingmeyer, put their detecting skills to use to uncover the truth about the murder of a ranch hand on their Montana cattle ranch.

Jane Bites Back : a novel – Michael Thomas Ford
Alive and well as a vampire in the modern world, literary master Jane Austen anonymously runs a bookshop in sleepy upstate New York, but despairs of publishing a centuries-old manuscript that has been rejected dozens of times.

My Zombie Valentine- Lisa Cach, et al.
Joey Ocean thinks the new girl in school, Xia Dedd, is something special, but he soon finds out just how special she is when a very peculiar Valentine’s Day rolls around.
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies – Seth Grahame-Smith
As a mysterious plague falls upon the village of Meryton and zombies start rising from the dead, Elizabeth Bennett is determined to destroy the evil menace, but becomes distracted by the arrival of the dashing and arrogant Mr. Darcy.

Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters – Ben H. Winters
In nineteenth-century England, two sisters are drawn into unhappy romances as sensible Elinor falls in love with Edward Ferrars and Marianne finds herself courted by both handsome Willoughby and Colonel Brandon, a sea monster.

The Walking – Bentley Little
Private investigator Miles Huerdeen is on a mission to find a link between the victims in a bizarre nationwide string of deaths dating back decades, his own recurring nightmares and an elderly client’s prophetic handwritten list of dead men’s names.

Zombie Lover – Anthony Piers
Brianna, a beautiful young Black girl, unfortunately attracts the attention of King Xeth, ruler of Xanth’s zombies, who wants to make her his Queen.

Some Websites:
http://www.mashmashup.com/
http://www.zombierama.com/links/zombiebooks.php
http://booksandauthorsblog.com/archives/164
http://www.publishersweekly.com/article/403440-Might_of_the_Living_Dead.php

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