A new zombie anthology compiled by and featuring the best in the horror genre.
The Stoker-award-winning editor of the acclaimed, eclectic anthology ZOMBIE, returns with 21ST CENTURY DEAD, and an all new line-up of authors from all corners of the fiction world, shining a dark light on our fascination with tales of death and resurrection. . . with zombies!
The stellar stories in this volume includes a tale set in the world of Daniel H. Wilson's Robopocalypse, the first published fiction by Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter, and a tale of love, family and resurrection from the legendary Orson Scott Card.
With stories also from other award-winning and New York Times bestselling authors, this new volume includes: Simon R. Green, Chelsea Cain, Jonathan Maberry, Duane Swiercyznski, Caitlin Kittredge, Brian Keene, Amber Benson, John Skipp, S.G. Browne, Thomas E. Sniegoski, Hollywood screenwriter Stephen Susco, National Book Award nominee Dan Chaon and more!
This powerful anthology shines a bright and unflinching light on the fears of death, decay, and loss that underpin America's longstanding obsession with the undead - Publishers Weekly
Zombies? Buckets of blood and one-track plots, right? In the hands of Golden & Co. the motif becomes something far more intelligent . . . here is brainy fiction, food for thought - Sunday Age
CHRISTOPHER GOLDEN is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of such novels as Wildwood Road, The Boys Are Back in Town, The Ferryman, and Of Saints and Shadows. He has collaborated on books, comics, videogames and scripts with other writers, including Mike Mignola, Amber Benson, and Charlaine Harris. He has also written novels for teens and young adults, and, as an editor, he has worked on several short story anthologies. Golden was born and raised in Massachusetts, where he still lives with his family. www.christophergolden.com