Book Author: Mira Grant
Publishing Date: 2010
George Romero’s worst fears realised as world is taken over by zombies? it’s actually not that bad say bloggers. That is, as long as you don’t get bit.
Mira Grant’s (aka Seanan McGuire) novel Feed is set twenty-six years after the first ‘Rising’ of the dead from an airborne virus meant to the cure the common cold. Georgia and Shaun Mason are bloggers of the highest order. In search of truth and dead things to poke they get the break of a lifetime when they are picked to follow Senator Ryman on his bid to be the next President of the United States of America.
They’ve grown up in a world plagued by zombies and fear of infection. However, things are not entirely as bad as the horror films have led you to believe they will be. It is because of those very same horror films many people have survived. To the extent where people still get up and go to work, they just do it with a gun strapped to their belt and a blood testing kit at the ready. Continue reading