howard odentz

Book Review: Howard Odentz’s Wicked Dead

It’s been a few years since Howard Odentz’s novel Dead (a Lot) came out. It turned out to be a nice surprise in a genre that can sometimes be a bit predictable. There are only so many ways you can present the zombie apocalypse, after all, and it’s easy to think just about everything has
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Review of Howard Odentz’s Little Killers A to Z

Continuing in the creepy tradition of his earlier books, the novels Dead (a Lot) and Bloody Bloody Apple, Howard Odentz’s new effort, Little Killers A to Z, is a project that may seem more innocent than what’s come before, at least superficially. It’s no children’s book, though. Once you start reading, in fact, you start
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Book Review: Bloody Bloody Apple

Jackson Gill is a young man with a problem. Actually, Jackson has a number of problems. For starters, he, his girlfriend Annie, and his friend Newie have just found the body of a murdered girl in the woods. But it gets weirder. Although discovering the dead girl was unexpected, it’s nothing new in Apple, Massachusetts. In
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Nine Questions with...Howard Odentz

Howard Odentz is a man of many pursuits. Not only is he a novelist but he’s also written two musicals, In Good Spirits and Piecemeal. Odentz’s new book, Dead (a Lot), which released this year from Bell Bridge Books, has garnered praise from fans and reviewers. Odentz is a native and life-long resident of Western Massachusetts,
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Book Review: Howard Odentz's Dead (a Lot)

Zombie stories are everywhere. Due in some part to the unbelievable success of shows like The Walking Dead, books like World War Z, and films like 28 Days Later and Shaun of the Dead, everyone’s writing about the dead-but-ambulatory. Nice zombies, evil zombies, teenage zombies, Nazi zombies, zombie dogs, shark zombies, Jane Austen zombies. Zombies
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