Desperately Wanting Wednesday, is inspired by the meme Waiting on Wednesday, which was created by Breaking the Spine. But, unlike WOWs, Desperately Wanting Wedneday is not only for releases that I’m waiting on, it’s also for released novels that I just haven’t purchased yet, or might be sitting on my shelf that I want to read, but just haven’t gotten there yet.
I love End of the World scenarios…but I always miss some. These are the ones I HAVE to read sooner rather than later.
Books that make me want to start prepping…that I haven’t read yet! Why??
The first one doesn’t even have a cover yet, it is slated for release in January of 2013. I haven’t had much luck with frozen wasteland / apocalypse / dystopian novels. But, I think Melissa de la Cruz can change that…or at least I hope. I wasn’t too impressed with her Witches book…
This is how de la Cruz describes the book on her website:
The the ones that have already been released:
I’ve heard rumors that this is in post-production, starring Brad Pitt & Mireille Enos [source]
The Zombie War came unthinkably close to eradicating humanity. Max Brooks, driven by the urgency of preserving the acid-etched first-hand experiences of the survivors from those apocalyptic years, traveled across the United States of America and throughout the world, from decimated cities that once teemed with upwards of thirty million souls to the most remote and inhospitable areas of the planet. He recorded the testimony of men, women, and sometimes children who came face-to-face with the living, or at least the undead, hell of that dreadful time. World War Z is the result. Never before have we had access to a document that so powerfully conveys the depth of fear and horror, and also the ineradicable spirit of resistance, that gripped human society through the plague years.
What dystopian or end of the world books do you desperately want to read?
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