24 Books You Should Read, Based On Your Favorite TV Shows World War Z is as gritty and apocalyptic as The Walking Dead, and both feature an America decimated by zombies. Like the show, Brooks’ book looks at survivors who, against all odds, carry on bravely in the hope of reclaiming their world.
possibly my favorite book of all time! narrated by 5-year-old jack, this haunting story of what a mother will do to protect her child in even the most unbearable circumstances is heartbreaking, frightening, and in the end, utterly uplifting. i've practically made this required reading for all my friends!