Synopses & Reviews
Six months have passed since the terrifying battle with Charlie Pink-eye and the Motor City Hammer in the zombie-infested mountains of the Rot andamp; Ruin. Itand#8217;s also six months since Benny Imura and Nix Riley saw something in the air that changed their lives. Now, after months of rigorous training with Bennyand#8217;s zombie-hunter brother Tom, Benny and Nix are ready to leave their home forever and search for a better future. Lilah the Lost Girl and Bennyand#8217;s best friend Lou Chong are going with them. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Sounds easy. Sounds wonderful. Except that everything that can go wrong does. Before they can even leave there is a shocking zombie attack in town. But as soon as they step into the Rot andamp; Ruin they are pursued by the living dead, wild animals, insane murderers and the horrors of Gameland and#8211;where teenagers are forced to fight for their lives in the zombie pits. Worst of alland#8230;could the evil Charlie Pink-eye still be alive? andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In the great Rot andamp; Ruin everything wants to kill you. Everythingand#8230;and not everyone in Bennyand#8217;s small band of travelers will make it out alive.
andlt;divandgt;"The zombie attacks are bigger, better--and gorier--in this nearly non-stop action sequel to andlt;Iandgt;Rot andamp; Ruin.andlt;/Iandgt;"andlt;BRandgt; --Kirkus Reviews
"Maberry knows this world well; when the zombie apocalypse comes down, I want him on my team."andlt;BRandgt; --andlt;iandgt;Booklistandlt;/iandgt;
"Chock-full of gory action, complicated teen relationships, and several plot twists."--andlt;Iandgt;School Library Journalandlt;/Iandgt;
"Fans of Suzanne Collins's Hunger Games will devour this."--VOYA
"The zombie attacks are bigger, betterand#8212;and gorierand#8212;in this nearly non-stop action sequel to andlt;Iandgt;Rot andamp; Ruin.andlt;/Iandgt;"andlt;BRandgt; --andlt;iandgt;Kirkus Reviewsandlt;/iandgt;
"Fans of Suzanne Collinsand#8217;s andlt;iandgt;Hunger Games andlt;/iandgt;will devour this."--andlt;Iandgt;VOYAandlt;/Iandgt;
About the Author
is a New York Times
bestselling author, multiple Bram Stoker Award winner, and Marvel Comics writer. He’s the author of many novels, including Assassin’s Code
, Dead of Night
, Patient Zero
, and Rot & Ruin
. His nonfiction books cover topics ranging from martial arts to zombie pop-culture. Since 1978 he has sold more than 1,200 magazine feature articles, 3,000 columns, two plays, greeting cards, song lyrics, poetry, and textbooks. Jonathan continues to teach the celebrated Experimental Writing for Teens class, which he created. He founded the Writers Coffeehouse and co-founded The Liars Club, and he is a frequent speaker at schools and libraries, as well as a keynote speaker and guest of honor at major writers’ and genre conferences. Jonathan lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Sara, and their son, Sam. Visit him at JonathanMaberry.com and on Twitter (@jonathanmaberry) and Facebook.