Zombies Can't Swim And Other Tales of The Undead

Zombies Can t Swim And Other Tales of The Undead Zombies Can t Swim And Other Tales Of The Undead is a collection of stories written by Colin M Drysdale whose debut novel For Those In Peril On The Sea was released in to much acclaim In this

  • Title: Zombies Can't Swim And Other Tales of The Undead
  • Author: Colin M. Drysdale
  • ISBN: 9781909832008
  • Page: 292
  • Format: Paperback
  • Zombies Can t Swim And Other Tales Of The Undead is a collection of stories written by Colin M Drysdale whose debut novel, For Those In Peril On The Sea , was released in 2013 to much acclaim In this anthology, he explores a variety of zombie and post apocalyptic related themes in tales ranging from ones short enough to fit in a Twitter posting, through flash fiction Zombies Can t Swim And Other Tales Of The Undead is a collection of stories written by Colin M Drysdale whose debut novel, For Those In Peril On The Sea , was released in 2013 to much acclaim In this anthology, he explores a variety of zombie and post apocalyptic related themes in tales ranging from ones short enough to fit in a Twitter posting, through flash fiction to full length short stories They take their inspiration from subjects as disparate as the real life mystery of Flannan Isle through dilemmas you may face in a zombie apocalypse to why you shouldn t try waiting up for Santa Claus As a marine biologist by training, it s perhaps unsurprising that several of Colin M Drysdale s tales link traditional zombie stories and the sea to provide a new and unusual take on how to survive in the world of the undead Note All but one of the stories included in this anthology The Black Heart Of The Sea have previously been published on the author s blog Stories Included The Bookshop I m With The Band Zombies Can t Swim Last Flight Out Waiting Up for Santa Claus A Cautionary Tale Nightwatch The Watcher Leaving The Lighthouse At The End Of The Road The Wall The Girl At Little HarbourA Plague On Both Your Houses When Death Came To Flannan Isle FamilyThree Men In A Boat The Emergency Room Survival Skills The Custom Of The Sea Winter s End When The Comet Came The Labyrinth Apocalypse Apartments Incorporated The Black Heart Of The Sea

    One thought on “Zombies Can't Swim And Other Tales of The Undead”

    1. I still think Colin M. Drysdale is one of the best around when it comes to writing about zombies. I loved his For Those in Peril series and this book of shorter fiction did not disappoint.

    2. These were great short stories. If you love zombies then these stories are perfect. Read them slowly or all at once! I can't really review each of them but I can say that, overall, they were entertaining, frightening ('The Black Heart of the Sea') and real. Of course the 'zombies' part is not real but the character's actions were very wise and something I'd do myself if I were in their situation. Some of these short stories had the potential of becoming a full-length novel like 'Family' (for a Y [...]

    3. Mr. Drysdale has some great ideas and the skill to convey them in a few words. A thought-provoking study in "what ifs" - oh, and loads of zombies too - hurrah!

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