Max Brooks to be signing World War Z at Forbidden Planet on 18th November
17th Nov 06
Following on from 'The Zombie Survival Guide', humanity is forced to accept the logic of world government; maybe the zombies brought us back to life. Based on extensive interviews with key players in the ten-year fight-back against the horde, this book brings the very finest traditions of American journalism to bear on what is surely the most incredible story in the history of civilisation.
Author Max Brooks’ new book World War Z recently sparked a bidding war between Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio's production companies (Plan B and Appian Way respectively) for the film rights. Plan B won and will be producing the film.
And if you want to meet the man in person, he'll be signing copies of his novel in Forbidden Planet bookstore on Saturday 18th November from 1pm to 2pm.
Check the Forbidden Planet website here for more news.
Oh, and there might just be a couple of very handsome zombies stumbling around the store too...
After the signing session, why not head down to the Barbican and catch Wild Zero and Versus on the big screen, something that doesn't happen every day, that's for sure.
31st Mar 05 HGL has his characters simply play with human organs / intestines / eyes in sockets close-up needlessly and for longer than is necessary, if indeed it was necessary at all, which it isn't. Like close-up...