Book Reviews

Seven Modern Plagues by Mark Jerome Walters

Seven Modern Plagues and How We are Causing Them, by the journalist, academic and veterinarian Mark Jerome Walters, is the updated version of his famous and well-regarded Six Modern Plagues and How We are Causing Them, published in 2004.  To the…
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Hail to the (Z) Queen – The Newsflesh Universe, by Mira Grant/Seanan McGuire

It started with reading Sci-Fi Magazine’s quote on the book cover “The zombie novel Robert A. Heinlein might have written” – a suggestion I could not avoid checking out. It ended with me reading everything – and I repeat, everything…
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The new zombie’s canon: Word War Z, by Max Brooks – book review

It has been rightly affirmed that the World War Z book and the movie share two things in common, the name, and the fact they were made by carbon-based lifeforms (;  and that the author didn’t reject the movie ( ) as…
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