Jessica Meigs
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Jessica Meigs

Jessica Meigs is the author of The Becoming, a post-apocalyptic thriller series that follows a group of people trying to survive a massive viral outbreak in the southeastern United States. After gaining notoriety for having written the series on a variety of BlackBerry smartphones, she self-published two novellas that now make up the first book in the series. In April 2011, she accepted a deal with Permuted Press to publish The Becoming as a series of novels. The first of the series, entitled The Becoming, was released in November 2011 and was named one of Barnes & Noble's Best Zombie Fiction Releases of the Decade by reviewer Paul Goat Allen. Five more novels and an assortment of novellas followed.

Jessica recently signed a deal with Permuted Press to publish six urban fantasy novels in a series called THE UNNATURALS. The first book, titled, The Unnaturals, will be released in November 2015.

Jessica lives in semi-obscurity in Demopolis, Alabama. When she's not writing, she works full time as an EMT. She can be found on Twitter @JessicaMeigs, on Facebook at facebook.com/JessicaMeigs, and on Goodreads at goodreads.com/JessicaMeigs. You can also visit her website at www.jessicameigs.com.

Jessica is represented by Hannah Brown Gordon of Foundry Literary + Media.

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    • The Becoming

    • By: Jessica Meigs
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 337
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 308
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 308

    The Michaluk Virus is loose. In the heart of Atlanta, the virus has escaped the CDC, and its effects are widespread and devastating....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • some annoyances but i enjoyed it

    • By Mike Naka on 05-18-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Ground Zero

    • The Becoming, Book 2
    • By: Jessica Meigs
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 179
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 160

    One year after the Michaluk Virus decimated the southeast, Ethan Bennett and his six companions have become as close as family while facing the trials of living in a drastically changed world....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • the ending made up for the rest of the story

    • By Mike Naka on 05-26-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Redemption

    • The Becoming, Book 5
    • By: Jessica Meigs
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 10 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    When Woodside fell, Remy and her companions barely escaped. Now they're scrambling to recover their shattered lives and find a new place to call home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great conclusion to a fine series.

    • By RJ on 12-04-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Revelations

    • The Becoming, Book 3
    • By: Jessica Meigs
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 12 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 110
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 104
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 104

    Brandt Evans is floundering. Leadership of their dysfunctional group wasn’t something he asked for or wanted....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • after 2 so so books, a satisfying conclusion

    • By Mike Naka on 06-02-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Under Siege

    • The Becoming, Book 4
    • By: Jessica Meigs
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 9 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    It has been almost two years since the Michaluk Virus outbreak began, and Remy Angellette has helped her friends establish Woodside, a walled-in community of survivors in South Carolina....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • slow burn

    • By shawn gallup on 06-04-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Origins

    • The Becoming Prequel
    • By: Jessica Meigs
    • Narrated by: Christian Rummel
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    In January 2009, the Michaluk Virus escaped from the Centers for Disease Control and decimated the major city centers of the Southeast. These are the stories of how it all began....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 3-in-1 prequel.

    • By RJ on 11-02-17

    Regular price: $19.95

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