"This Is Not a Test is both sexy and desolate, and it will blast a hole through your heart, yet somehow start to stitch it back together again"—Daisy Whitney, author of The Mockingbirds and The Rivals
"Courtney Summers is a ferocious talent in YA fiction. This Is Not a Test brought me to tears, caused me to gasp in shock in public places, and almost put a stop to my heart . . . Summers' voice is raw with emotion, and utterly right for the impending zombie apocalypse."—Nova Ren Suma, author of Imaginary Girls
"[Courtney Summers] blends all the perfection and simplicity that defines her writing so well with this added paranormal element for a snappy, exciting story I just couldn't stop reading, and then I got to the very end and realized that it was about so much more than just making it out alive."—Julie Cross, author of Tempest
"Intriguing.... It takes some artistic guts to set a portrayal of a suicidal teenager amid attacking zombies, but Summers has a history of risky choices.... Unusual and absorbing."—Kirkus
This book made me cry, made me think, and made me glad we don't live in a zombie apocalypse (yet). Using the horror genre to look closely at mental illness and suicide was pretty... Read morePublished 15 days ago by JLF
I cannot believe this is offered for PURCHASE. This book.. Dear goddess was the BIGGEST ever loving waste of my time, of MY LIFE, The characters were HORRIBLE horrible people, whom... Read morePublished 18 days ago by moon
It's not everyday that I come across a good zombie story. But This is Not A Test is beyond good. This is brilliant, a well-written zombie novel that's not all gore and violence. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Julie Ann Rimpula
This is Not a Test is one of the most profound stories I've read within the last year. It uses the shroud of an apocalypse in progress to discuss morality and mentality, invoking... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Paul J. Cobb
I really hate that I didn't LOVE this book but the truth is I hardly liked it. This book sounds awesome and it has awesome reviews but it just wasn't that awesome for me. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Ashley(TheBookCrazies)
"I wish dying was as easy as lying down next to him and stealing his death from him."
This is not your average zombie apocolypse story. Read more
This Is Not A Test, I repeat, This Is Not A Test.......
When sixteen year old Sloane Price awakens to find herself stuck in the middle of a Zombie apocalypse things... Read more
Few times have I read a book and disliked the main character so much. Lame story for those who love apocalyptic and zombie stories. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Tracy Lowe