Monsters.  Heroes.  Boyfriends.  Zombies have come a long way from Night of the Living Dead to Warm Bodies.  Here are some books which show zombies in all their manifestations:

Death Warmed Over:  Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I.   by Kevin J. Anderson*

Death’s Dominion     by Simon Clark

Gil’s All Fright Diner    by A. Lee Martinez

Monster Island:  A Zombie Novel    by David Wellington

World War Z:  An Oral History of the Zombie War    by Max Brooks

The Laughing Corpse    by Laurell K. Hamilton

City of the Dead     by Brian Keene*

My Life as a White Trash Zombie    by Diane Rowland*

The Stranger’s Woes    by Maksim Frai

Darkness Falling     by Peter Crowther

Pay Me In Flesh   by K. Bennett*

Dead Mann Walking    by Stefan Petrucha*

Isis Unbound by Allyson Bird

Dawn of the Dead    by George A. Romero

Eat, Slay, Love   by Jenna Petersen

Dearly Departed    by Lia Habel*

Dead of Night:  A Zombie Novel     by Jonathan Maberry

Aftertime      by Sophie Littlefield*

Zombie, Ohio:  A Tale of the Undead     by Scott Kenemore

Zone One     by Colson Whitehead

The First Days:  As the World Dies      by Rhiannon Frater*

Allison Hewitt Is Trapped:  A Zombie Novel    by Madeleine Roux

The Walking Dead:  Rise of the Governor    by Robert Kirkman

Raising Stony Mayhall     by Daryl Gregory

Warm Bodies    by Isaac Marion

The Six Gun Tarot     by R.S. Belcher

Apocalypse Z:  The Beginning of the End    by Manuel Loureiro

This Dark Earth    by John Hornor Jacobs

City of the Lost    by Stephen Blackmore*

This is Not a Test     by Courtney Summers

This Book is Full of Spiders: Seriously Dude, Don’t Tou Itch     by David Wong

Portlandtown:  A Tale of the Oregon Wyldes     by Rob DeBorde

Devil’s Wake    by Steven Barnes*

Managing Death    by Trent Jamieson

Dead Streets:  A Matt Richter Novel    by Tim Waggoner

Battle of the Network Zombies   by Mark Henry

The Loving Dead      by Amelia Beamer

Ravening     by Stewart Sternberg

Rise Again:  A Zombie Thriller     by Ben Tripp

Kill the Dead    by Richard Kadrey

Apocalypse of the Dead     by Joe McKinney

Deadtown    by Nancy Holzner

The Iron Duke     by Meljean Brook

The New Dead:  A Zombie Anthology

Brains:  A Zombie Memoir    by Robin M. Becker

Dust    by Joan Frances Turner*

The Living Dead 2

The Darker Side of Dead    by Bianca D’Arc

Desperate Souls    by Gregory Lamberson*

Thunder and Ashes    by Z.A. Recht*

Reapers are the Angels    by Alden Bell

State of Decay     by James Knapp

Paul is Undead:  the British Zombie Invasion     by Alan Goldsher

The Zombies of Lake Woebegotten     by Harrison Geillor

Autumn     by David Moody*

Dawn of the Dreadfuls:  Pride and Prejudice and Zombies      by Steve Hockensmith

Feed    by Mira Grant*

Handling the Undead     by John Ajvide Lindqvist

Boneshaker    by Cherie Priest*

Black Blood   by John Meaney*

Best of All Flesh:  Zombie Anthology

Jailbait Zombie   by Mario Acevedo

Breathers:  A Zombie’s Lament    by S.G. Brown

Day By Day Armageddon    by J.L. Bourne

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies:  The Classic Regency Romance    by Seth Grahame-Smith

Eden:  A Zombie Novel      by Tony Monchinski

The Living Dead

Underground    by Kat Richardson

The Missing    by Sarh Langan

Wet Work     by Philip Nutman


*Author has other zombie titles.


Enjoy!  There are definitely numerous variations on the theme but whether they are scary, funny or dare I say cuddly, they are  never dull.