World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

by Max Brooks | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 9780307346612 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingtime-travelerwing of Westchester, New York USA on 1/30/2010
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Journal Entry 1 by wingtime-travelerwing from Westchester, New York USA on Saturday, January 30, 2010
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Purchased for Jare's 2010 Chills & Spills Read & Release Challenge. February's theme is zombies. This looks fantastic!

Journal Entry 2 by wingtime-travelerwing from Westchester, New York USA on Thursday, February 04, 2010
This was a very unique book and I enjoyed it a lot - the zombie terror was disturbing in a very subtle way.

Journal Entry 3 by wingtime-travelerwing at Chocolate Exchange, Exchange -- Controlled Releases on Friday, February 12, 2010

Released 9 yrs ago (2/13/2010 UTC) at Chocolate Exchange, Exchange -- Controlled Releases

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I'm sending this and some chocolates to my Chocoholic Exchange partner. I hope you enjoy them!

Journal Entry 4 by redfox5 from Camberley, Surrey United Kingdom on Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Thank you! So looking forward to reading this book, may help me with the impending Zombie attack that will come one day!
The chocolate looks so yummy and will save it for later. Thanks again!

Journal Entry 5 by redfox5 at Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom on Sunday, March 13, 2011
What an epic Zombie book :) The Hardest Part of a Zombie Apocalypse Will be Pretending I'm Not Excited! I liked how this book showed lots of different accounts of the zombie war from around the world and in different stages. You would think a Zombie war would bring the world together but it seemed politics still got in the way. A must read for any zombie fan.

Journal Entry 6 by redfox5 at EU Never Won a Sweepstake , Sweepstake Winner -- Controlled Releases on Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Released 8 yrs ago (3/15/2011 UTC) at EU Never Won a Sweepstake , Sweepstake Winner -- Controlled Releases

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Enjoy :)

Journal Entry 7 by vedranaster at Zagreb: Donji grad (city centre), Zagreb City Croatia on Monday, March 21, 2011
Received this morning from redfox5 as part of the Never Won a Sweepstake UK/EU sweepstake. Thank you for sending me this wishlist book! :D

I'm not a huuuuge fan of zombies as such, but I love exploring views on how the world would react to a global crisis of any kind. I've heard good things about this book and really look forward to reading it! It might take me a while before I can dig in as I've got rings and rays trickling in constantly, but I'll get to it sooner or later... This one definitely isn't leaving my shelf without me reading it first! ;)

Journal Entry 8 by vedranaster at Zagreb, Zagreb City Croatia on Wednesday, August 09, 2017
*possible spoilers*

I found it interesting that there are almost no ties to the movie, which was (presumably) based on the book. I fault the book for not having fast zombies like in the movie. ;-) That was refreshing, seeing zombies that were actually fast and not the cliche hands-out-front, shuffling, slow, moaning zombies. Alas, that's EXACTLY what they're like in the book. *sigh*
That minor detail aside, I quite enjoyed the book; liked the subtle and not so subtle jabs at our skewed society and humanity in general.

Journal Entry 9 by vedranaster at Zagreb, Zagreb City Croatia on Friday, September 29, 2017

Released 1 yr ago (9/29/2017 UTC) at Zagreb, Zagreb City Croatia

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Congrats on winning the Movie sweepstake!
Hope you enjoy the book. :)

Journal Entry 10 by wingmcsarwing at Richmond, British Columbia Canada on Thursday, October 26, 2017
Thank you, vedranaster, for this book. It looks most interesting. I enjoy zombies movies and but I don't think I have read any zombies book. This will be a treat.

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An amazing book. It is a unique take on zombies. Imaginative and different. Like vedranaster, I liked the jabs at society and humanity. I enjoyed this one very much.

Journal Entry 11 by wingmcsarwing at RABCK Winner, RABCK Sweepstakes/Drawing -- Controlled Releases on Friday, April 06, 2018

Released 1 yr ago (4/6/2018 UTC) at RABCK Winner, RABCK Sweepstakes/Drawing -- Controlled Releases

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Congratulations. I hope you enjoy this amazing book and all the other wish list books you are getting.

Journal Entry 12 by wingAbi-Gibbywing at Millbrook, Cornwall United Kingdom on Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Thank you very much for sending me this book, I very much appreciate it, I've been wanting to read this one for ages but have never been able to get my hands on a copy

Journal Entry 13 by wingAbi-Gibbywing at City centre in Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom on Monday, October 01, 2018

Released 7 mos ago (10/1/2018 UTC) at City centre in Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom

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