Last week they invaded Manhattan. . . . This week they will destroy the world. The vampiric virus is spreading and soon will envelop the globe. Amid the chaos, Eph Goodweather—head of the Centers for Disease Control's team—leads a band of survivors determined to put an end to these bloodthirsty... show more
Last week they invaded Manhattan. . . . This week they will destroy the world. The vampiric virus is spreading and soon will envelop the globe. Amid the chaos, Eph Goodweather—head of the Centers for Disease Control's team—leads a band of survivors determined to put an end to these bloodthirsty monsters. But it may already be too late. Powerless and vulnerable, caught in the middle of a war between Old and New World vampires, humans find themselves no longer the consumers but the consumed. And an ancient text containing the vampires' darkest secrets will control the fate of us all.
Publish date: October 2nd 2012
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 480
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Post Apocalyptic
Series: The Strain Trilogy (#2)
I liked this second entry in "The Strain" series! This is the first book I've listened to narrated by Daniel Oreskes and he was fantastic. I was worried that it would affect my enjoyment listening to the second book after reading the first, but it was for naught. First off, I probably couldn'...
I have lost all hope for humanity! So much loss, destruction. Even with the small snippets of hope dealt out through this book, the demise of hero's and the disappearance of key players end this sequel on a low, low note. I urge everyone to read this series! Even if you have started to watch the TV...
This book is a continuation of the story started in The Strain. While I think it is very much a middle book, it's not a terribly boring or tedious middle book and kept me very engaged through the entire novel. Things are looking terrible for humanity as a Master vampire is busy taking over the US ...
Read this awhile back. Liked the premise, but it didn't quite hit all the marks. I enjoyed it overall. Would recommend for those who are a fan of vampire tales.
So now I need to finish this trilogy, quickly. Glad I waited until they'd published all three.Also, this series would make a good movie. Has a lot of the elements of Blade 2 - which Guillermo was the director of - and I think would be quite a nail biter.