Dust & Decay

Maberry, Jonathan

Book - 2011
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Dust & Decay
In post-apocalyptic America, fifteen-year-old Benny Imura and his friends set out into the great Rot & Ruin hoping to find a better future but are soon pitted against zombies, wild animals, insane murderers, and the horrors of Gameland.

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BYFR, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781442402355
Branch Call Number: FIC M
Characteristics: 519 p. ; 22 cm.
Alternate Title: Dust and decay


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Jan 15, 2014
  • samdog123 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Another great book in the Rot & Ruin series. In this one, Tom, Benny, Nix, Chong and Lilah set out in the great Rot and Ruin in search of what lays beyond. But, who is hunting who and for what purpose? Is Charlie dead or isn't he? and what about Gameland? Once you start, you won't be able to put this title down.

Nov 16, 2013
  • Argavius117 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

The book was great, as good as the first one. But as nanajoe said, it was fairly repetitive and I was disappointed by the ending... );

May 16, 2013
  • TikkaDubey rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This book is even better than the first one. As a complete and total fan of this series, I will recommend this book to you, if you've read Rot & Ruin. This has such a rich, fast-paced story. It doesn't sit still for a second! There's so much action, and just a touch of romance- good enough for any reader. I still cannot believe this series doesn't have more publicity.

Dec 11, 2012
  • lbmeds rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This was gripping right from the start! I couldn't put it down!

Aug 06, 2012
  • tessaroo1998 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Best Squeal I have ever read!
It had me from beginning to end and I couldn't put it down!
My Aunt read it in an entire night!

Jun 11, 2012
  • AkiLibrarianator rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

If you are waiting for the apocolyose, and wonder how you would handle it - this is the book for your. 99 Problems, but zombies isn't one of them. (Aki)

Apr 26, 2012
  • panthercrap rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This might be my favorite Author. Kept me from sleep to finish this book, but well worth it.

Apr 26, 2012
  • KileyP rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

The follow-up to Rot & Ruin, Dust & Decay is a sequel that avoids the whole "second book" stigma (i.e. not always being the best book). Instead, Dust & Decay grabs you with all the action of the first book, except now you've got a relationship with the characters from the get-go, and it has even more opportunities to tug on your hearstrings. It's the zombie book that isn't a zombie book - give this series a try!

Jan 25, 2012
  • SaphireBlue rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

best book eva!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Delicious!!!!

Jan 09, 2012

I am currently reading this book and it is amazing, its not your average zombie story, i very musch reccommend reading it, there is also a series available for it. MUST READ! MUST READ! MUST READ! MUST READ! MUST READ! MUST READ! MUST READ! MUST READ!

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Dec 11, 2012
  • lbmeds rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

lbmeds thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

Feb 15, 2012
  • SaphireBlue rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

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Jan 09, 2012

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Feb 15, 2012
  • SaphireBlue rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

The sequel to rot & ruin originally a short story written in the book New Dead a zombie anthology and expanded into a full book. Just as good as the first one this book follows Benny imura and his brother Tom Imura both closure specialist bent on shutting down an evil operation called the Z games which pits man against zombie in a battle to the death. Along the way they discover a terrible truth that could end them all. a riveting book that pairs with the first perfectly.

Jan 09, 2012

This book is about a boy named Benny and his three friends. after the the zombie apocalyspe there was a town where he and his friends and al of the other surviors that made it through FIRST NIGHT all lived together. you find out the the rest i dont want to spoil it all. HAVE FUN!


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Jan 09, 2012

Violence: lots of zombie killing

Jan 09, 2012

Sexual Content: kissing


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