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Book Review: Let Me In

Title:  Let Me In

Author:  John Ajvide Lindqvist, translated by Ebba Segerberg

Genres:  Horror, Supernatural, (Romance)

Trigger Warnings:  Pedophilia, gore, near on-screen rape, and animal violence… 1,683 more words

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NEW: Book Haul

It’s that time of the month. The first week of January has passed, and the books I ordered have started to arrive in the mail. This month, the selection is pretty thin because my bank account is still reeling from Christmas, but these are some pretty promising picks. 740 more words

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Grimdark Norse Masterpiece

John Ajvide Lindqvist’s 2004 novel Let the Right One In (or Let Me In in America) is a grim masterpiece of urban fantasy every bit as interesting for its postmodern socialist subtext as it is for a stark romance of relational seduction to evil.   701 more words

Urban Fantasy

Let the old dreams die * John Ajvide Lindqvist

How do you recognize a great love?

When I saw this book on the Library sale I squeaked with excitement as I haven’t read anything from John Ajvide Lindqvist in more than 6 months and I am proud to declare myself a fan (on top of the known 17 who showed up at his signing show) and promptly bought the book not knowing what to expect from such a raw writer.

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"Låt de gamla drömmarna dö" av John Ajvide Lindqvist

Detta blev min hylltömningsutmaning för november. Jag var från början inte helt nöjd med det. Dels för att jag inte är jätteförtjust i novellsamlingar, dels för att detta dessutom är en samling som förutom noveller även innehåller andra texter skrivna av Ajvide för olika sammanhang. 912 more words

REVIEW: Let the Right One In By John Ajvide Lindqvist

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Synopsis from GoodReads.com:

“It is autumn 1981 when the inconceivable comes to Blackeberg, a suburb in Sweden. The body of a teenage boy is found, emptied of blood, the murder rumored to be part of a ritual killing. 363 more words

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Let the Right One In Pilot in Development

Jeff Davis has a new gig coming. The showrunner for Teen Wolf will be adapting the Swedish vampire novel Let the Right One In into a pilot for TNT. 183 more words

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