Tuesday, March 27, 2012

CSFF Blog Tour: Night of the Living Dead Christian... Day One

It’s time for the CSFF Blog Tour again... This months tour is on a fun and unique book called, Night of the Living Dead Christian by Matt Mikalatos.

Here is the teaser for it:

What does a transformed life actually look like?

In his follow-up to the critically acclaimed Imaginary Jesus, Matt Mikalatos tackles this question in an entertaining and thought-provoking way—with MONSTERS!!! While Christians claim to experience Christ’s resurrection power, we sometimes act like werewolves who can’t control our base desires. Or zombies, experiencing a resurrection that is 90 percent shambling death and 10 percent life. Or vampires, satiating ourselves at the expense of others. But through it all we long to stop being monsters and become truly human—the way Christ intended. We just can’t seem to figure out how.

Night of the Living Dead Christian is the story of Luther, a werewolf on the run, whose inner beast has driven him dangerously close to losing everything that matters. Desperate to conquer his dark side, Luther joins forces with Matt to find someone who can help. Yet their time is running out. A powerful and mysterious man is on their trail, determined to kill the wolf at all costs . . .

By turns hilarious and heartbreaking, Night of the Living Dead Christian is a spiritual allegory that boldly explores the monstrous underpinnings of our nature and tackles head-on the question of how we can ever hope to become truly transformed.

Tomorrow I will give you my personal review, but today I would like to lead you to a few other fellow blog tour reviews and talks on this book...

Jason Joyner has a great monster quiz going on in his post for today, go see what monster you are... and find out what one I am ;-)
Monsters Aren't Imaginary - A CSFF Tour Special Report

Check out Fred Warren’s wonderful review...
March CSFF Blog Tour Day 2: Night of the Living Dead Christian, by Matt Mikalatos

Leighton wrote a very nice review check it out...
The Night of the Living Dead Christian – A Review

Nissa wrote a good post on one reason for not completely enjoying the book... I don’t completely agree with her, but it’s a good post to check out :-)
Night of the Living Dead Christian: Why Allegory Disappoints

And of course I always recommend Becky Miller’s post. Her newest post focuses on the subject of transformation. A BIG theme in the book...
Transformation: CSFF Blog Tour – Night Of The Living Dead Christian, Day 2

Check out the other tour members for this months tour and come back tomorrow to see my review :-) 
http://ofbattlesdragonsandswordsofadamant.blogspot.com/"> Gillian Adams
http://kinynchronicles.blogspot.com/
"> Julie Bihn

http://tessbissell.wordpress.com/"> Red Bissell
http://www.oerkenleaves.blogspot.com/"> Thomas Clayton Booher
Thomas Fletcher Booher
http://www.AdventuresInFiction.blogspot.com/"> Keanan Brand
http://rbclibrary.wordpress.com/"> Beckie Burnham
http://morganlbusse.wordpress.com"> Morgan L. Busse
http://tweezlereads.blogspot.com/"> Theresa Dunlap
http://www.amberfrench.blogspot.com/"> Amber French
http://going-greene.blogspot.com/">Tori Greene
http://www.thehahnhuntinglodge.com/"> Nikole Hahn
http://realmofhearts.blogspot.com/"> Ryan Heart
http://www.brucehennigan.com/"> Bruce Hennigan
http://thequietpen.wordpress.com/"> Janeen Ippolito
http://jessebecky.wordpress.com/"> Becky Jesse
http://www.spoiledfortheordinary.blogspot.com/"> Jason Joyner
http://carolkeen.blogspot.com/"> Carol Keen
http://www.slygames.net/"> Leighton
http://www.shannonmcdermott.com/?page_id=189"> Shannon McDermott
http://rebeccaluellamiller.wordpress.com/"> Rebecca LuElla Miller
http://linalamont.blogspot.com/"> Nissa
http://www.bookwomanjoan.blogspot.com/"> Joan Nienhuis
http://www.leastread.blogspot.com/"> John W. Otte
http://justanotherbookbag.blogspot.com/"> Crista Richey
http://www.sarahsawyer.com/blog"> Sarah Sawyer
http://www.chawnaschroeder.blogspot.com/"> Chawna Schroeder
http://www.rachelstarrthomson.com/inklings/"> Rachel Starr Thomson
http://christiansf.blogspot.com/"> Steve Trower
http://frederation.wordpress.com"> Fred Warren
http://www.shanewerlinger.com/"> Shane Werlinger
http://www.theravenquill.blogspot.com/">  Nicole White
http://facesoflions.wordpress.com/"> Dave Wilson

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