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Devoured (The Hunger, #1)

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  • Posted June 29, 2013

    This is a fantastic book. A few weeks ago when Jason Brant anno

    This is a fantastic book.

    A few weeks ago when Jason Brant announced that his new book – Devoured, would soon be released, I was thrilled.

    All the other PA books I have read recently have ex-army/special forces, highly trained terminator types as the main characters – which is cool, we like these strong silent types. The main character in Devoured, on the other hand, is the ordinary guy in the street. A bit of a loser according to his ‘charming’ soon-to-be-ex-wife, and even to an extent, himself, but when the world starting crumbling, he became the person we will all want on our side when the odds are stacked against us.

    The zombies/creatures in this book are not zombies as we know them. These zombies are different in a few very important ways – they are absolutely terrifying.

    Devoured is the first book in the series - ‘The Hunger’ – no cliffhanger, thank goodness, just a very good book with lots of action, surprises, terrifying moments, and as we have come to expect from Jason Brant – humor. I realy enjoyed this book and look forward (impatiently) to the next book in the series.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 10, 2014

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    I enjoyed this book so much that I almost feel guilty having got

    I enjoyed this book so much that I almost feel guilty having gotten the e-book version for free! I had a hard time putting it down to do other things I needed to do. The story is exciting, the characters believable, and the monsters truly frightening. I finished the last page just a few minutes ago and immediately bought Consumed, the second book in the series. I hope someone turns this into a movie or TV show. If you like action and horror and seeing "real" people find courage they didn't know they possessed, then give this book a try.

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  • Posted April 4, 2014

    Wow. This was so well written and thought out, I said to myself

    Wow. This was so well written and thought out, I said to myself several times, why isn't this a movie? I can't wait to get my hands on the second one to find out what happens to Lance, Cass, and the rest. I don't know how many are going to be in this series but I will be following as closely as I can. Jason Brant has become my new favorite male author.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 10, 2013

    It could happen!

    One of the reasons I enjoy this book (and all of Jason's really) is because it is right on the edge of "wow, I can see this happening!". The characters are us, normal people thrown into bizarre situations. How would you cope, which character are you? Pick and choose because they are all there. So much fun to read, enough humor to lift the tension ever so slightly right before you are tossed back into the fray. Can't wait for the rest of the story.

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    Posted April 12, 2014

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