21st Century Dead: A Zombie Anthology

The Stoker-award profitable editor of the acclaimed, eclectic anthology The New useless returns with 21st Century Dead, and an all-new lineup of authors from all corners of the fiction international, shining a dismal mild on our fascination with stories of dying and resurrection... with ZOMBIES! The stellar tales during this quantity features a story set on the planet of Daniel H. Wilson’s Robopocalypse, the 1st released fiction through Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter, and a story of affection, family members, and resurrection from the mythical Orson Scott Card. This new quantity additionally comprises tales additionally from different award-winning and New York Times bestselling authors, akin to: Simon R. eco-friendly, Chelsea Cain, Jonathan Maberry, Duane Swiercyznski, Caitlin Kittredge, Brian Keene, Amber Benson, John Skipp, S. G. Browne, Thomas E. Sniegoski, Hollywood screenwriter Stephen Susco, nationwide ebook Award nominee Dan Chaon, and more!

Contents:

Zombies are best for you: an creation through Christopher Golden
Biters through Mark Morris
Why moms enable their infants watch tv : a just-so horror tale through Chelsea Cain
Carousel by means of Orson Scott Card
Reality bites by way of S.G. Browne
Drop through Stephen Susco
Antiparallelogram by means of Amber Benson
How we escaped our convinced destiny by means of Dan Chaon
Mother's love via John McIlveen
Down and out in lifeless city by way of Simon R. Green
Devil dirt through Caitlin Kittredge
Dead of Dromore via Ken Bruen
All the comforts of domestic : a beacon tale by means of John Skipp, Cody Goodfellow
Ghost puppy & doggy : remain by way of Thomas E. Sniegoski
Tic increase : a slice of affection by means of Kurt Sutter
Jack and Jill by way of Jonathan Maberry
Tender as enamel via Stephanie Crawford, Duane Swierczynski
Couch potato through Brian Keene
Happy poultry and different stories by means of Rio Youers
Parasite by means of Daniel H. Wilson

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Vonnegut’s sharp satiric eye neatly skewers his target as Anita dresses Paul for success by buying him clothing identical with that of those who appear just a bit higher up the ladder. She then coaches him on how to behave at meetings, how to deliver speeches effectively, and how to conduct himself on various social occasions. Anita and Paul’s juvenile relationship reflects the price of the certitude promised by an EPICAC XIV–run society. The theologian Paul Tillich observed that “men will quickly commit themselves to any cause that promises certainty in their existence” (307).

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