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When the Dead Books is a small book company based in Seattle, WA. Run by owner and author Michelle Kilmer, WtD Books brings horror, sci-fi, and fantasy fiction from herself and other indie writers to you.

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when the dead paperback The Spread: A Zombie Short Story Collection Last Night While You Were Sleeping GIVE: An Anthology of Anatomical Entries Mistakes I Made During the Zombie Apocalypse
when the dead zombie apocalypse novel testimonials
  • . . . you never see what's coming next
  • engaging and terrifying
  • the . . . characterizations are incredible
  • . . . a very realistic account
  • everything you want in a ZA novel!
  • I didn't want to put it down!
  • a story about people under pressure
  • a zombie novel with substance
  • I am actually hooked.
  • one feels the constant dread
  • a story worth reading
  • Great pacing and plot
  • I've been reading whenever possible
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Copyright and Coincidence Notice

these stories, characters, and plot lines are the creation and property of michelle kilmer. any similarity to persons alive, dead or undead is purely coincidental.