Zombie in Love (enhanced eBook edition)

Illustrated by Scott Campbell
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Available on or around February 7, 2012

About The Book

Everyone’s favorite zombie romance picture book is now available as an enhanced eBook with animation and audio narration!
     Mortimer is looking for love. And he’s looking everywhere! He’s worked out at the gym (if only his arm wouldn't keep falling off). He’s tried ballroom dancing lessons (but the ladies found him to be a bit stiff). He’s even been on stalemate.com. How’s a guy supposed to find a ghoul? When it seems all hope has died, could the girl of Mortimer's dreams be just one horrifying shriek away?

About The Author

Photograph © David Roberts

Kelly DiPucchio is the award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of Grace for President and numerous other books for kids, including Super Manny Stands Up!Crafty Chloe, Zombie in LoveGaston, and Antoinette. She lives with her husband and three children in Michigan. You can find out more about Kelly and her books at KellyDiPucchio.com.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (February 2012)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781442451377
  • Grades: P - 3
  • Ages: 4 - 8

Raves and Reviews

“Now there’s a picture book for the youngest zombie fans. Campbell, a comics and video game artist, gives Mortimer the zombie just the right degree of repellant charm…DiPucchio…exchanges zombie horror for romantic agony; instead of fearing him, the thin-skinned will suffer right along with hapless Mortimer.”

--Publishers Weekly, June 20, 2011

“This silly story features loads of sight gags that sharp-eyed children will enjoy…chuckles are guaranteed…. This giggler will grab those children who like their zombies funny.”

--School Library Journal, August 2011

DiPucchio and Campbell pair their considerable talents to tell the tale of poor Mortimer, a zombie looking for love in all the wrong places…. Text loaded with humorous understatement and Campbell’s skillfully detailed watercolors in a palette of decay (think watery reds, putrid grays and sickly greens) are both clever and delightfully gross…. Probably best suited for sharing with primary graders, who will squirm between fits of laughter.”

--Kirkus, August 1, 2011

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