The Globe Pub to host a public reading of Dead Things in time for Halloween
Matt Darst reads from his cult classic at the Globe Pub in Chicago
Dead Things is an expression of Mr. Darst’s inner fanboy and his love of all things George Romero. Nearly two decades after a zombie plague, the church has risen to fill the void left by a collapsed government. Science is heresy, and the dead must be decapitated to avoid an unholy resurrection. When a group of survivors becomes lost miles beyond the church-state’
Early acclaim for Dead Things:
- “Beautifully realized, a spiritual cousin to Matheson’s classic I am Legend. Fantastic and highly recommended.”
- “Original, a spellbinding mix of social commentary and jaw-dropping action. Darst is taking the zombie novel in a really cool new direction.” Stoker Award-winner Joe McKinney, author of Dead City and Apocalypse of the Dead
- “A fabulous debut, unique, and highly recommended.”
- “A fresh offering, smart and witty. A well-written, smartly entertaining debut.” John Boden, Shock Totem Publications
Event vzyno Details: The Globe Pub, 1934 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago (theglobepub.net);
Book Details: “Dead Things” is available at Amazon.com. Signed and personalized paperbacks will be available at the event for $6 (while supplies last).
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