Uncle Glenny’s Zombie ‘Pocalypse: An Adult Coloring Adventure
By Glenn Chadbourne & Dave Hinchberger
Courtesy of Overlook Connection Press
Release Date: October 6, 2016
Looking for that perfect gift for the horror-lover in your life? Well stop searching…I have it for you right here: UNCLE GLENNY’S ZOMBIE ‘POCALYPSE, an adult coloring book recently released by Overlook Connection Press. You don’t have to be an artist or even a coloring fanatic to enjoy this book, but it’s a sure bet every horror fan will love it.
If you’re not familiar with UNCLE GLENNY’S ZOMBIE ‘POCALYPSE, here is the book’s description courtesy of the authors:
Glenn Chadbourne’s first, full-fledged, adult, coloring book! Featuring one of his favorite subjects in horror: Zombies!
Created by Glenn Chadbourne, and Overlook Connection Press publisher, Dave Hinchberger, they’ve put together a one helluva zombie collection for you to love – and color! – for all you zombie lovers too!
I couldn’t bring myself to color any of the pages yet because I’m not very good at staying in the lines. And let me tell you: there’s PLENTY to fill in on these pages!
As you can see, each picture tells an interesting (and sometimes humorous) story in its own way, making each scene a zombie fan’s paradise.
I am extremely excited to show this book to you, and I hope you’ll consider picking up a copy or three for your horror-loving family members and friends. Click on the links above for ordering information.
An excerpt from the introduction, “Why I Love Zombies” by “Uncle” Glenny:
I love zombies. I’ve loved them in all their many forms since I was a carpet crawler (or, “youngwun” as they say up in this neck of the woods) when they first shambled into view on our old RCA console tube in the family living room… White Zombie with uber creepy Bela Lugosi working a herd of them on his island plantation… they staggered around, wall-eyed and moaning, powered by weird voodoo rites. There were a host of these sorts of flicks featured on Saturday creature features on the local channels…By the time I reached “tweenhood” I considered myself fairly well acquainted with that particular genre of the undead; through movies of course, but also in no small measure through stacks of comics and the great old Warren magazines of the day: “Creepy, Eerie, Vampirela… The seventies… brought an absolute slew of zombies on the screen. Hammer made the great gothic entry, “Plague of the Zombies,” and the Italian splattermeisters helmed a whole subgenre genre via the creeping dead…Of course George Romero served up the most famous humdinger classic of all in the late sixties… Night of the Living Dead”… This is in no small part due to the phenomenal success of the TV show, “The Walking Dead.” I figure all that deserves a nifty coloring book!
I very much hope you enjoy the book, and know I enjoyed the hell out of dredging it up for you.