Zombie Anthology: The New Dead

Edited by Christopher Golden

St. Martin's Press, 2010

Golden is a Bram Stoker Award winning author in his own right. In this zombie anthology, he's collected some powerful voices in zombie fiction. All the stories are newly published in this volume. The contributors are all top authors in the zombie genre.

If you want to see just how varied zombie fiction can be, get this book. There are traditional blood/gore/survival stories. There are also existential, philosophical stories where zombies become a metaphor. Some stories are intellectual, some are all action.

This collection has stories from
  • Joe Hill
  • John Connolly
  • Max Brooks
  • Kelley Armstrong
  • Tad Williams
  • David Wellington
  • David Liss
  • Aimee Bender
  • Jonathan Maberry
and, of course,
  • Max Brooks