Shambling Guides
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  • 1
    The Shambling Guide to New York City | Mur Lafferty

    The Shambling Guide to New York City

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated By Mur Lafferty
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (194)
    Performance
    (182)
    Story
    (181)

    A travel writer takes a job with a shady publishing company in New York, only to find that she must write a guide to the city - for the undead! Because of the disaster that was her last job, Zoe is searching for a fresh start as a travel book editor in tourist-centric New York City. After stumbling across a seemingly perfect position though, Zoe is blocked at every turn because of the one thing she can't take off her resume - human.

    A Pleasantly Different Urban Fantasy

    The Shambling Guide to New York City by Mur Lafferty is her best work to date. I have listened to her podcast for over five years and have read or lis..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 04 2013 by Trick Brown (Proud and ashamed to be from the Empire State.)
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    The Shambling Guide to New York City | Mur Lafferty

    The Shambling Guide to New York City

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated By Mur Lafferty
    Overall
    (16)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (16)

    Could you find a hotel for a harpy? Or a bar for a Bigfoot?Following the disaster that was her last job, Zoë is searching for a fresh start as a travel writer in New York City. After stumbling across a seemingly perfect position, though, Zoë is blocked at every turn because of the one thing she can't take off her résumé - human. Not to be put off by anything - especially not her blood-drinking boss or death goddess co-worker - Zoë delves deep into the monster world.

    Buy this book!

    Well done Mur Lafferty! I was well impressed with this book that was written and read by Mur. She did great with both. Support new authors and pay for..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 06 2013 by sarah (nedlands, Australia)
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    Ghost Train to New Orleans | Mur Lafferty

    Ghost Train to New Orleans

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated By Mur Lafferty
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (103)
    Performance
    (97)
    Story
    (98)

    Zoe Norris writes travel guides for the undead. And she's good at it too - her newfound ability to talk to cities seems to help. After the success of The Sbambling Guide to New York City, Zoe and her team are sent to New Orleans to write the sequel. Work isn't all that brings Zoe to the Big Easy. The only person who can save her boyfriend from zombism is rumored to live in the city's swamps, but Zoe's out of her element in the wilderness....

    Great story, even better than the first one

    imaginative, i really like the mixture of different cultures and their myths

    Reviewed on March 22 2014 by Joshua (HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA, United States)