Max Brooks
Max Brooks is an American author of horror and science fiction novels, graphic novels and screenplays. He is the son of filmmaker Mel Brooks and actress Anne Bancroft. In addition to being a writer, Max is also a television and voice actor. He attended Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California before moving on to various post-secondary schools and graduating from American University in Washington D.C. in 1994. Prior to becoming an author, he spent two years on the writing staff of the long-running late night comedy/variety show Saturday Night Live. Max lives in Venice, California with his wife Michelle and their son Henry.

Max Brooks became a published author in 2003 with the book The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead. Below is a list of Max Brooks’ books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Zombie Survival Guide (2003)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
World War Z (2006)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Devolution (2020)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Closure, Limited and Other Zombie Stories (2011)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of Extinction Parade Books

The Extinction Parade, Volume 1 (2014)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Extinction Parade, Volume 2 (2015)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of Graphic Novels

The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks (2009)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. Joe: Hearts & Minds (2010)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Harlem Hellfighters (2014)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Shadow Walk (With: Mark Waid,Thomas Tull) (2015)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Zombie Survival Notes Mini Journal (2008)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Zombie Survival Guide Journal (2011)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of Minecraft Books

The Island (2017)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Crash (By: Tracey Baptiste) (2018)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Lost Journals (By: Mur Lafferty) (2019)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The End (By: Catherynne M. Valente) (2019)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Voyage (By: Jason Fry) (2020)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Rise of the Arch-Illager (By: Matt Forbeck) (2020)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Shipwreck (By: C.B. Lee) (2020)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Mountain (2021)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Dragon (By: Nicky Drayden) (2021)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Mob Squad (By: Delilah S. Dawson) (2021)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
The Haven Trials (By: Suyi Davies Okungbowa) (2021)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Never Say Nether (By: Delilah S. Dawson) (2022)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of G.I. Joe: The IDW Collection Books

G.I. Joe: The IDW Collection Volume 1 (By: ,Larry Hama) (2013)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. Joe: The IDW Collection Volume 2 (By: ,,Ben Templesmith,Mike Costa,Christos Gage,,,Scott Beatty) (2013)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. Joe: The IDW Collection, Volume 3 (With: ) (2013)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. JOE: The IDW Collection Volume 4 (By: Mike Costa) (2014)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. Joe: The Idw Collection Volume 5 (By: ,,,David Lapham) (2014)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. JOE: The IDW Collection Volume 6 (By: ,Mike Costa) (2016)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. JOE: The IDW Collection Volume 7 (By: ,Mike Costa) (2017)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Publication Order of Dark Delicacies Books

Dark Delicacies: Original Tales of Terror and the Macabre by the World's Greatest Horror Writers (2005)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Dark Delicacies II: Fear (2007)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Dark Delicacies III: Haunted (2009)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Anthology series.

Publication Order of Anthologies

Zombies: The Recent Dead(2010)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
G.I. Joe: Tales from the Cobra Wars(2011)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Strategy Strikes Back(2018)Amazon UK | Amazon.com
Winning Westeros(2019)Amazon UK | Amazon.com

Note: The graphic novel Shadow Walk was written with Thomas Tull and Mark Waid.

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Max Brooks Synopsis: World War Z by Max Brooks is a standalone novel that has been adapted into a major motion picture, starring Brad Pitt. The zombie apocalypse is over. The human race survived, but is it really the same? Everyone is now haunted by the tragedy that occured. It took a lot to defeat the living dead, but the cost was great. World War Z is a #1 New York Times bestselling novel, told through the voices of those who lived through the horror of the zombie apocalypse.

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