R is having a no-life crisis—he is a zombie. He has no memories, no identity, and no pulse, but he is a little different from his fellow Dead. He may occasionally eat people, but he’d rather be riding abandoned airport escalators, listening to Sinatra in the cozy 747 he calls home, or collecting souvenirs from the ruins of civilization.
And then he meets a girl.
First as his captive, then his reluctant house guest, Julie is a blast of living color in R’s gray landscape, and something inside him begins to bloom. He doesn’t want to eat this girl—although she looks delicious—he wants to protect her. But their unlikely bond will cause ripples they can’t imagine, and their hopeless world won’t change without a fight.
PUBLISHER: Atria/Emily Bestler Books
Let me start this review by admitting that I did watch the movie first. GAH! The HORROR! This has been on my TBR list for forever and, apparently, I bought it awhile ago and have never read it. So, when I was stuck on a four hour plane ride… Let’s just say that I had no problem deciding what to read. Plus, I know that I am REALLY late to the Warm Bodies party. But, if you haven’t read this Continue reading