Handling the Undead (Google eBook)
In his new novel, John Ajvide Lindqvist does for zombies what his previous novel, Let the Right One In, did for vampires.
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Handling the UndeadUser Review - Colleen S. Harris - Book Verdict
In Stockholm, the power grid has gone mad, and in the wake of an odd power surge, the recently dead reawaken. In the confusion, a grandfather waits excitedly to see whether his grandson will return ... Read full review
After loving Let the Right One In, I eagerly anticipated Handling the Undead. As a meditation on the dead coming back to life, it's somewhat interesting I suppose. But overall, it lacked the verve, the gripping characters and storytelling of Lindqvist's previous book. Not the worst book I've ever read, but frankly I kind of wish I had spent my time reading something else.