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“Sometimes youre better off dead. . . .”

When Royce Bruyere chose to be cryogenically frozen upon death, he figured coming back to life would be exciting. Neat. Bonus time. The world he awakes to is nothing of the sort.

A Chinese invasion has crippled the United States, dividing the country in a decade-long stalemate along the Mississippi. Royces successful reanimation is unprecedented, making him the Chinese regimes most prized possession?but not for long. Eager to control life and death, the Chinese reanimate other “cryonics,” until something goes horribly wrong.

Royce travels through a future wrought with violence and despair, only to discover the cure for the disease lies within him. Its a race against time as he flees the Chinese and the bloodthirsty victims of a terrifying epidemic in the hope of saving the country from apocalypse and creating a life worth living.

Bradberry is…

"Creative…" —The Dalai Lama

"Compelling…" —Newsweek

"Haunting…" —San Francisco Chronicle

"Moving…" —Library Journal

"Riveting…" —Kirkus

"Powerful…" —Vanity Fair

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Travis Bradberry is an award-winning author whose bestselling books have sold more than a million copies and are available in 27 languages. He lives in Solana Beach, CA, with his wife and son.

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code7r, September 15, 2013 (view all comments by code7r)
I was excite to get Travis Bradberry's new novel "Cryonic: A Zombie Novel." I'm not one who normally reads zombie novels, but his take on it that a man named Royce Bruyere was cryogenically frozen and is reanimated into a different United States then he remembers. He wakes up to be surrounded by Chinese people and finds out that the United States was invaded by China. He is the first person to be successfully reanimated, but through Chinese greediness, the others that are reanimated after he was turn out to become zombies. Interesting, huh? Definitely. Unfortunately, I was disappointed in the book. I felt that the main character was a little unbelievable and completely unlikable. The dialogue seems forced. Perhaps I had higher expectations since it was written by an award-winning author who has sold more than a million copies of his books. I really like the premise and there is a good story there, but not in this version of the book.

Although I was disappointed in this book, it would not stop me from reading other books by this author. Clearly he has a vivid imagination and perhaps it comes through clearer in other works.


**I received this book from the Goodreads Members Giveaways. It did not influence my review.**
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ISBN:
9780974320663
Author:
Bradberry, Travis
Publisher:
Bruyere
Subject:
Science / Adventure
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Adventure
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20130631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
300
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in

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