Why this book?
Don’t go by the movie, the book is a completely different experience; doubly so if you listen to the audiobook. I read the book before I listened to it and I can say both stand alone. It takes snippets of interviews that feel incredibly intimate, allowing you to experience the invasion from many viewpoints. You will find at least one that resonates with you. I loved the audiobook and the many recognisable voices that fleshed out the book. I cannot recommend this one highly enough.
Why should I read it?
What is this book about?
It began with rumours from China about another pandemic. Then the cases started to multiply and what had looked like the stirrings of a criminal underclass, even the beginning of a revolution, soon revealed itself to be much, much worse.
Faced with a future of mindless man-eating horror, humanity was forced to accept the logic of world government and face events that tested our sanity and our sense of reality. Based on extensive interviews with survivors and key players in the ten-year fight against the horde, World War Z brings the finest traditions of journalism to bear on what is…