Handling the Undead
Publish date: 2009
Publisher: Text Publishing
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, European Literature
, Scandinavian Literature
, Swedish Literature
Before you actually dive into this book expecting mad rabid zombies trying to get into your house, while the characters try to survive and scrounge whatever resources they can to make it out into a world turned upside down, you’re not going to find it here. Yes it was disappointing. Is it worth a tr...
I've been spending some time in Stockholm recently so I thought I'd read some Swedish horror and who better than John Lindqvist who brought us "Let The Right One In" which was turned into one of the most powerful vampire movies I've ever seen (go here if you're interested). "Handling The Undead" g...
I'm not a huge fan of zombie books, but I enjoyed this one. It explores how people would try to stay connected to people they loved who had died, how city services would be overwhelmed, and how the religious might respond.
I borrowed this from the library because I read and enjoyed Lindqvist’s debut novel, Let the Right One In, a while back and was interested in reading more of his work. Here is the summary from the Kobo store: In his new novel, John Ajvide Lindqvist does for zombies what his previous novel, Let th...
not nearly as good as Let the Right One in