Zombies vs. Unicorns by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier
This is an anthology—a collection of short stories. It is an epic anthology, arguing out an age-old question: zombies, or unicorns? Which is more awesome? Which is more versatile? Which is more symbolic in deep, meaningful literature? And most importantly of all, which is worse: to be ridden with horrible diseases or to fart rainbows wherever you go?
Holly Black takes the part of Team Unicorn, aided by authors such as Meg Cabot, Garth Nix, and Diana Peterfreund. Their stories run the gamut from Princess Prettypants to a quests for justice to the raising of a baby killer unicorn. (They’re not kidding about the killer part. They have fangs and poison and everything.) On the other side is Justine Larbalestier, for Team Zombie, backed up by authors such as Scott Westerfield, Cassandra Clare, and Libba Bray.
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