The fifth book in the series. B is trying to settle into life with the Angels, but finds it hard to believe some of Dr Oystein's claims. When she decides to seek refuge elsewhere, she scours the streets of London in search of a place to call home. But what she finds will lead B to question...
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  • Reviews for Zom-B Baby

  • Paradise Bound

    Paradise Bound | 20 January 2015

    With apologies for the gruesome cover art, but I chose this image on purpose because - though marketed toward teen/YA audiences - Shan's Zom-B series has been quite mature in subject matter from...

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  • ads40

    ads40 | 09 October 2014

    B Smith has found a home; a leader with a mission from God; A mentor to teach her kick-ass fighting skills. And allies just like her, revitaliseds, zombies with a mind and conscience.



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  • Rachel Verna’s Weirdness

    Rachel Verna's Weirdness | 01 October 2014

    Oh, that baby is adorable. In comparison of other monster babies.


    B has spent the last few months bunking with the Angels, a group of teens dedicated to eradicating the evil dead from the...

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  • Purple Booky

    Purple Booky | 21 July 2014

    Creepiest cover ever! This covers gives me chills. There is one thing about Darren Shan’s books, you think you have an idea what the book is about and all of a sudden you realize that you know...

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  • Matthewrbell

    Matthewrbell | 14 July 2014

    Before I go on to the review, I'd just like to officially state that the cover for this instalment is crazy creepy. I mean proper nightmare material. *Shivers* Bravo to the artist, it really...

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  • Tulleruska’s World

    Tulleruska's World | 14 June 2014



    I devour these books are awesome! B does she think is right, but it's not always things go the right way for that reason. The story builds...

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  • Lovely Books

    Lovely Books | 28 April 2014



    As a big fan of Darren Shan , I naturally bought the 5th part of the Zom -B series , because I wanted to...

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  • Readingjunky’s Reading Roost

    Readingjunky's Reading Roost | 19 January 2014

    Darren Shan is the master of the YA horror series. Students in my high school and middle school classroom are great fans. CIRQUE DU FREAK got them hooked and now they read anything he creates.


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  • Fiction Fascination

    Fiction Fascination | 28 November 2013

    I LOVED this instalment! I actually think it's the best of the lot so far.


    I'm not going to lie, this book is a little different from the others, in that not a lot of big things happen....

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  • Cheezyfeet Books

    Cheezyfeet Books | 06 November 2013

    I think that Zom-B Baby is my favourite so far of the Zom-B series. I was so excited to read it that as soon as it dropped through my letterbox I quickly finished what I was reading so that I...

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  • Book Expectations

    Book Expectations | 29 October 2013

    You know what is so good about Darren Shan’s books? You think you have an idea what the book is about and where the story is going and then all of a sudden you realize you know absolutely nil.

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  • Reviewer’s Digest

    Reviewer's Digest | 26 October 2013

    Darren Shan released Zom B Baby, the fifth one in his Zom B series, in September of 2013.


    After Dr Oystein’s revelation, B has trouble coming to terms with it and ends up leaving the Angels...

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  • Books And Writers JNR

    Books And Writers JNR | 14 October 2013

    **Spoilers for people who haven’t read book one!!!**


    Eek! ZOM-B!!! If you’ve been following my reviews for a while now, or my tweets, you’ll know that I am an obsessive when it comes to...

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  • Spantalian

    Spantalian | 09 October 2013

    WOW this book was gooddddd!It was creepy, gory and hilarious.


    The book picks up right off where the last one left off. This book has more serious undertones with B questioning about her...

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  • The Book Gazer

    The Book Gazer | 06 October 2013

    Hmmm... This book was peculiar...


    Zom-B: Baby, unlike its predecessors, focuses more on B and her internal struggle. While everyone else seems to be taking Dr. Oystein's revelation in...

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  • The Bookbag

    The Bookbag | 04 October 2013

    WARNING! If you haven't read the first book in this series, STOP READING NOW! NOW! Spoilers ahoy!


    Go on. Run along.


    Gone? Good.


    The story so far: B Smith is a survivor of a...

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  • Starburst

    Starburst | 02 October 2013

    Attentive readers of the first book in the Zom-B series may recall that our protagonist was haunted by a recurring dream in which a horde of zombie babies advanced on her. Thus it came as no...

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  • So Many Books, So Little Time

    So Many Books, So Little Time | 30 September 2013

    Book five in the Zom-B series is already here! I really love that we get a book every three months; it’s long enough to get to delicious wait for a next instalment but not so long you forget...

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  • The Book Zone (For Boys)

    The Book Zone (For Boys) | 26 September 2013

    *** Warning: contains spoilers for previous books in the series ***


    Just as B thought she had found somewhere she felt comfortable, with Revitaliseds of the same age, and someone who could...

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