I can't guarantee that you'll like it as much as I did, but, if you're reading this blog, I think you'll probably be very interested in reading Jeff Carlson's "survival" horror/post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel Plague Year .
Here's the first sentence, just in case you don't want to take my word for it:
They ate Jorgensen first.
Well, anyway, that certainly hooked me!
The first chapters are available online at Jeff's site, here.