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Review: The Greatest Zombie Movie Ever

The Greatest Zombie Movie Ever The Greatest Zombie Movie Ever by Jeff Strand
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Book Talk:
Justin, Gabe, and Bobby are three best friends who share a passion for making movies. They've made plenty of short, amateur films, but now they are ready to move on to the BIG ONE, a zombie movie. No budget? No problem, they'll ask grandma for a loan. No actors? No problem, they'll use their friends from school. No zombies? No problem, they'll get their crazy, recently paroled uncle to create their costumes. But will their movie be THE GREATEST ZOMBIE MOVIE EVER?

My Thoughts:
This is a cute and sweet look at friendship and life in early high school. The book actually has nothing to do with zombies, other than the fact that the kids are trying to make a zombie movie. The book is about friends backing each other up when things get tough, and working out problems together.

My Recommendation:
3.5/5 stars, Grades 7+

**I received this ARC from NetGalley. My review will be posted on NetGalley and on my blog at http://docreads.blogspot.com**

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