There’s no denying that so far, 2013 has been a year of solid horror premiers. TEXAS CHAINSAW 3D took in just shy of $22 million it’s opening weekend (we’ll ignore it’s huge follow up weekend!!); MAMA took in an almost $30 million; and the new WARM BODIES took in a little over $20 million it’s opening weekend. Nice start to 2013!!
For you fans of WARM BODIES, you can now read about how it all began. Zola Books has released the prequel to WARM BODIES, THE NEW HUNGER, in eBook format for all of us to enjoy. THE NEW HUNGER is written by Isaac Marion, who also wrote WARM BODIES. Check out the plot of THE NEW HUNGER:
In The New Hunger, Isaac Marion’s much-anticipated prequel to Warm Bodies, America has been devastated by natural disasters and governmental collapse as well as the annoying problem of zombies trying to devour any survivors. But 16-year-old Nora and her younger brother, Addis, are about to discover the most frightening thing yet—being abandoned by their own parents.
As the siblings begin their harrowing journey to connect with anyone who isn’t looking to rob them or eat them, a 12-year-old girl named Julie is traveling in an SUV with her parents. She’s already seen her friends die and her school burn and watched her father become nearly as cold and remorseless as the Dead. All she wants is to find a place she can call home, even if nothing will ever be the same.
Nearby, a man awakens in the woods, unsure of where, or who, he is. He struggles to remember the details of his life, but only a single letter comes to him. “R”…
Have you seen WARM BODIES? What’d ya think of it? Interested enough to check out the prequel? You can buy THE NEW HUNGER here.