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Dearly Departed By Lia Habel
Published In The UK By Doubleday Childrens Books
Due For Release September 2011
"From the ruins of a cataclysmic ice-age a new society has emerged, based on Victorian customs. Nora Dearly, a feisty teenage girl and apparent orphan, leaves her exclusive boarding school for the holidays to return home - only to be dragged into the night by the living dead.
Luckily for her, this particular crack unit of zombies are good guys - sent to protect her from the real nasties roaming the countryside and zeroing in on major cities to swell their ranks. Nora must find a way to defeat the evil undead with help from Bram, a noble, sweet and surprisingly hot zombie boy for whom she starts to fall..."
I only heard of this recently. I'm so glad I have though, as this sounds like it mixes my favorite things - Teen years, Historic setting, Romance, ZOMBIES - I NEED TO READ THIS.......NOW!!!