Kill the Dead: A Sandman Slim Novel

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Harper Collins, Oct 5, 2010 - Fiction - 464 pages
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“Sandman Slim is my kind of hero.”
—Kim Harrison

“Richard Kadrey is a genius.”
—Holly Black

Sandman Slim is back from Hell. After wreaking unholy havoc in author Richard Kadrey’s resoundingly acclaimed Sandman Slim, the demon-slaying anti-hero and half-angel fugitive from the underworld returns in a brutally funny, eye-poppingly inventive, and totally addicting follow-up, Kill the Dead. If you’re a fan of Buffy and Jim Butcher, Christopher Moore, Neil Gaiman, and Warren Ellis, or you dig the dark urban fantasy vibe of Charlaine Harris, Kim Harrison, and Simon Green, you’ll cheer Lucifer’s onetime personal assassin as he signs on as his ex-boss’ Hollywood bodyguard…and takes on the zombie apocalypse almost single-handedly.

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User Review  - blatherlikeme - LibraryThing

The premise of this series is great. Stark (our hero) is likeable and interesting and a bastard. But the book needs to be tighter. Kadrey's writing gets too loose and I often found myself having to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Vinbert - LibraryThing

I think this was more of the same, but that's ok, because I'm really digging it!! Sandman Slim continues his adventure after getting back to Earth from Hell, and saving the world from the Kissi in the ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey has published nine novels, including Sandman Slim, Kill the Dead, Aloha from Hell, Devil Said Bang, Kill City Blues, The Getaway God, Killing Pretty, Butcher Bird, and Metrophage, and more than fifty stories. He has been immortalized as an action figure, his short story “Goodbye Houston Street, Goodbye,” was nominated for a British Science Fiction Association Award, and Butcher Bird was nominated for the Prix Elbakin in France. A freelance writer and photographer, he lives in San Francisco, California.

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