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The year was 2014. We had cured cancer. We had beat the common cold. But in doing so we created something new, something terrible that no one could stop. The infection spread, virus blocks taking over bodies and minds with one, unstoppable command: FEED.

NOW, twenty years after the Rising, Georgia and Shaun Mason are on the trail of the biggest story of their lives — the dark conspiracy behind the infected. The truth will out, even if it kills them.

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"Urban fantasist Seanan McGuire (Rosemary and Rue) picks up a new pen name for this gripping, thrilling, and brutal depiction of a postapocalyptic 2039. Twin bloggers Georgia and Shaun Mason and their colleague Buffy are thrilled when Sen. Peter Ryman, the first presidential candidate to come of age since social media saved the world from a virus that reanimates the dead, invites them to cover his campaign. Then an event is attacked by zombies, and Ryman's daughter is killed. As the bloggers wield the newfound power of new media, they tangle with the CDC, a scheming vice presidential candidate, and mysterious conspirators who want more than the Oval Office. Shunning misogynistic horror tropes in favor of genuine drama and pure creepiness, McGuire has crafted a masterpiece of suspense with engaging, appealing characters who conduct a soul-shredding examination of what's true and what's reported." Publishers Weekly (Starred Review) (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

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The first novel in a brilliant new Newsflesh trilogy — about an America shattered by a terrible pandemic, and a race for the White House that no one may survive. Available in a tall Premium Edition.

About the Author

Writing as Seanan McGuire, Mira has published Rosemary and Rue and A Local Habitation. Her short fiction has appeared in Ravens in the Library, Grants Pass, and The Edge of Propinquity.

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MDS, November 9, 2013 (view all comments by MDS)
Zombies! a fast paced novel, set in the future, compelling characters and a fairly sensible explanation of the cause of a world wide zombie pandemic beginning in 2014. Love the idea that responsible respectable journalism is in the hands of bloggers in 2039. I read the whole trilogy with great enjoyment.
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shannbrewer, January 2, 2013 (view all comments by shannbrewer)
I loved this book. from start to finish it draws you in. I was hooked and everyone I recommonded to read it enjoyed it as well. A must read for zombie lovers
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alumiere, August 8, 2012 (view all comments by alumiere)
I'm completely in love with this book... well written, fast paced, complex characters, a newswriter/heroine, political intrigue, and zombies that make sense to me.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780316081054
Author:
Grant, Mira
Publisher:
Orbit
Subject:
Horror - General
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Subject:
Horror
Subject:
Post-apocalyptic society; Viruses; Zombies; Survival; Conspiracies; Blogs; Truth; Twins; Senators; Presidential elections; U.S. presidential candidates; Political campaigns; Political corruption; Reporters
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Newsflesh Trilogy
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
20100531
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Language:
English
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
7.64x4.20x1.26 in. .70 lbs.

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Product details 608 pages Orbit - English 9780316081054 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "Urban fantasist Seanan McGuire (Rosemary and Rue) picks up a new pen name for this gripping, thrilling, and brutal depiction of a postapocalyptic 2039. Twin bloggers Georgia and Shaun Mason and their colleague Buffy are thrilled when Sen. Peter Ryman, the first presidential candidate to come of age since social media saved the world from a virus that reanimates the dead, invites them to cover his campaign. Then an event is attacked by zombies, and Ryman's daughter is killed. As the bloggers wield the newfound power of new media, they tangle with the CDC, a scheming vice presidential candidate, and mysterious conspirators who want more than the Oval Office. Shunning misogynistic horror tropes in favor of genuine drama and pure creepiness, McGuire has crafted a masterpiece of suspense with engaging, appealing characters who conduct a soul-shredding examination of what's true and what's reported." Publishers Weekly (Starred Review) (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
"Synopsis" by , The first novel in a brilliant new Newsflesh trilogy — about an America shattered by a terrible pandemic, and a race for the White House that no one may survive. Available in a tall Premium Edition.
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