“In the aftermath of the Ryman campaign for the presidency, the members of the After the End Times staff are reeling…none more than Shaun Mason, who can’t figure out what he’s supposed to be doing with his life now that he’s found himself unexpectedly in charge. The arrival of Dr. Kelly Connolly from the CDC provides a new direction, and a possible new route into the conspiracy that caused so much damage just a year before.”
The second book of the newsflesh series definitely fulfills all expectations. Picking up where Feed left off, Deadline follows the remaining bloggers through the danger and excitement that comes with covering the news in a post-zombie world. This book raises the bar for zombie books everywhere.