Once Upon a Zombie: Book One: The Color of Fear

Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 6 - 8Grade 6n/a5.163708
An Award-Winning Novel!

Your Favorite Fairy Tale Characters Walking Dead!

And a Twist You'll Never See Coming!

Fourteen-year old Caitlin Fletcher is afflicted with numerous fears and anxieties. Her life takes a turn for the bizarre when she is tricked into climbing down the proverbial "rabbit hole" landing in a wondrous fairy tale universe. Except that Wonderland, Neverland, Oz and all the fairy tale kingdoms are suddenly crawling with savage blood-eyed zombies.

But what's scarier - a blood thirsty zombie, a panic attack...or a long suppressed truth?!

Book one of a trilogy, the award-winning YA fiction novel, Once Upon a Zombie by bestselling author Billy Philips, is dazzling both middle grade and young adult (YA) readers who love fantasy, unexpected twists an reimagined fairy tales done right!

Once Upon a Zombie recently receive the following awards and honors:

- Best Juvenile Fiction from the Beverly Hills International Book Awards

- Best Cover Design Fiction from the Beverly Hills International Book Awards

- Best Pre-Teen Book from the National Indie Excellent Awards

- Best Young Adult Fiction at the Purple Dragonfly Awards

- Best Juvenile Fiction at the FAPA President's Award

- Named to Kirkus Review's list of Best Books for 2015
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published on October 1, 2015 by The Toon Studio Press
ISBN-10: 193566834X
ISBN-13: 9781935668343
1 Book Review
  • sherlock2004
    sherlock2004almost 6 years44 starsFeatured
    Unexplainablenews is reporting strange phenomena in cemeteries in Scotland, Germany, Italy, and America. Only one individual knows what's happening - and why! This person also knows the one girl who can prevent an unspeakable and imminent catastrophe from taking place. But will she? When Caitlin Fletcher's mom disappeared (or left?) four years ago, Caitlin began suffering from breathless bouts of anxiety. Her new move to London, with her Dad and her brainiac sister, threatens to lead to more situations that will trigger panic. Now, she's having anxiety over the possibility of having anxiety! Caitlin's life takes a turn for the bizarre when she's tricked into climbing down a "rabbit hole", landing in a wondrous fairy tale universe - except it's crawling with savage, starving blood-eyed zombies. But what's scarier - a blood thirsty zombie, a panic attack....or the painful truth?!