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Zombies vs. Unicorns


Katelyn Osborn


Dependable, Young Adult, Holly Black, Justine Larbalestier, Scott Westerfield, Libba Bray, Garth Nix, Meg Cabot, Cassandra Clare, Short Stories, Zombies, Unicorns

Document Type

Book Review


Do you prefer hanging out with the creepy, staggering undead, or the rare, lethal unicorns? Would you rather travel by slow shuffling, or by frenzied galloping? Are you drawn to fresh brains, or to innocent young women? Still confused? Pick up Zombies vs. Unicorns, and you’ll find out once and for all which side you’re on. Alternating between zombie and unicorn adventures, this book is a compilation of short stories written by some of today’s favorite YA authors – Scott Westerfield, Libba Bray, Garth Nix, and Meg Cabot, to name a few – with narration by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier weaving throughout. Each story is provides a unique and telling perspective on the debate, and at the end you’re left to make your choice. Are you Team Unicorn or Team Zombie?