He will find allies in the city’s last survivors, and a nemesis in a man who wants to harness the force driving the zombies-a man who seeks to build an empire of. A zombie series by author David Dunwoody. DD: Your novel MERCY was an incredibly emotional and visceral tale. What’s the backstory? TFD: I thank you for . EMPIRE: A ZOMBIE NOVEL. Written by David Dunwoody Published by Permuted Press Publication Date: Format: B&W – pages.

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I thoroughly enjoyed the plot, adventure, horror, and zombie gore in the story. So as you can imagine, I had high hopes for this novel. Instead we have to wade through the malevolent zombie circus a wicked idea that should have been the focus of a separate novelcorruption in government and on the police force, organized crime and some sort of radical plot to bring down the walls, all of which involved a host of characters who were introduced and killed off in the blink of an eye.

Mar 28, Andy Phillips rated it liked it Shelves: Not my kind of book, not my kind of thing, and characters could use work.

Empire’s End

This is what I expect from all zombie books. Not relevant and added nothing to the story.

Last, but most definitely, not least the undead themselves are varied and interesting instead of simple roving brain eating beasts. Vanessa rated it really liked it Aug 08, I don’t mind the majority of the characters, or even the fact that Death himself is riding around slicing up zombies with a special undead-killing scythe, but I really couldn’t stand Baron Tetch. It doesn’t feel like the first few days of an outbreak but it doesn’t feel more than months after the start, maybe a few years at most.


Conclusion I pay almost 10 euros for a book for a tradepaperback with only pages and with big letters.

Empire: A Zombie Novel by David Dunwoody

Sep 18, Nerdvana Webcast rated it really liked it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. It spent more time with Death a. But while the undead are indeed not inside the walls, a group of traveling performers that have embraced the idea of an existence after life that is far nnovel intoxicating, are building an army of the undead whose intent is to come north for a great feast of those hidden behind those walls. David Dunwoody has created a vibrant and creative tale of the undead, fresh with new ideas and yet still unleashing the vast flow of gruesome goodness a fan of zombie fiction craves.

So in Empire, death relinquished his responsibilities and became something not quite human, but not zpmbie immortal. Somehow I felt he was more of just a puny madman than a wicked sorcerer communing with the old gods in a way that would bring down the wrath of Death himself.

Military forces and aid have been withdrawn from the last coastal cities, leaving those who choose to stay in the “badlands” defenseless against hordes of zombified humans and animals. The year isand America has changed drastically in the years since the zombie outbreak began. Lists with This Book. It’s been a hopeless battle from the beginning. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Of course, Lily is just blossoming into a woman and begins to have ideas of her own, and it is she who will forge the link between Death and these disparate other characters as the story plays out.

Preview — Empire by David Dunwoody. The most important thing that happens to them is one of them gets shot in the head by a zombie I wonder how a lot attempt you put to create the sort of wonderful informative website.

Empire: A Zombie Novel

At times I could figure it out who was who or what they were. Death himself shows up as a hapless character, kills some zombies a During the profusion of low-budget horror films that was the late 70’s came a film called “Death Bed: The rest of the book was filled with shifting pov onto characters that were not memorable.

It’s fair to say that the premise behind Empire is a little different to the usual zombie affair; zombie sharks, dunwoodyy, dogs, birds; but the human zombies are the most interesting I will probably read the second book out of curiosity. Your site provided us with useful info to paintings on. David Davies rated it liked it Emppire 08, My second complaint would be the eye-roll worthy focus on various character’s Christianity.

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