Tag: Max Brooks

The Extinction Parade, Volume 2: War by Max Brooks and Raulo Caceres (graphic novel review).

May 2, 2015 | By | Reply More
The Extinction Parade, Volume 2: War by Max Brooks and Raulo Caceres (graphic novel review).

When I interviewed Max Brooks in March this year for SFCrowsnest, he was over in London to promote ‘The Extinction Parade, Volume 2: War’. This is the second instalment in the graphic novel adaptation of Brooks’ 2010 short story ‘The Extinction Parade’ and, as with volume 1, which I reviewed here in August 2014, the […]

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An Interview With Max Brooks by Patrick Mahon (interview).

March 29, 2015 | By | 3 Replies More
An Interview With Max Brooks by Patrick Mahon (interview).

Max Brooks is an American writer and the son of comedy director Mel Brooks and Hollywood actress Anne Bancroft. His best known books are ‘The Zombie Survival Guide’ and ‘World War Z: An Oral History Of The Zombie War’, the latter of which was loosely adapted into a Hollywood blockbuster featuring Brad Pitt in 2013. […]

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The Extinction Parade Collected Volume 1 by Max Brooks and illustrated by Raulo Cacers (graphic novel review).

August 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Extinction Parade Collected Volume 1 by Max Brooks and illustrated by Raulo Cacers (graphic novel review).

Max Brooks is doing well for himself. Not content with getting his zombie apocalypse novel ‘World War Z’ turned into a Hollywood blockbuster, Brooks has now worked with Spanish artist Raulo Caceres to turn his zombie/vampire mash-up novella, ‘The Extinction Parade’, into a series of graphic novels. Volume 1 of ‘The Extinction Parade’ considered here, […]

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Closure Limited And Other Zombie Tales by Max Brooks (book review).

November 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
Closure Limited And Other Zombie Tales by Max Brooks (book review).

Max Brooks is the bestselling author of the zombie novel ‘World War Z’ which was recently made into a Hollywood blockbuster starring Brad Pitt. ‘Closure Limited And Other Zombie Tales’ is a collection of four of his short stories. Two of them are set in the same universe as ‘World War Z’ while the other […]

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World War Z first look.

November 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
World War Z first look.

The much troubled movie version of World War Z has just released their first footage to tickle your viewing taste buds. From what we can see here, it looks like the zombies are more in the hyper-fast super-predator mode of the Rage virus and I am Legend, rather than the slow shuffling corpses of The […]

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