Five sisters grow up in a class-conscious society where their mother wants to secure husbands for her daughters. The right husband can set them up for life. One sister, Elizabeth, doesn't want to find a husband. She wants more out of her life, and her father encourages that in her. Amidst all the strife in the family, they have to deal with zombies as well. It's an army of the undead, and the family must deal with them while dealing with each other.