Literary mash-ups: why stop at Pride and Prejudice and Zombies? | Books | The GuardianJane Austen's classic story about love and money is updated in this imaginative series with a little bit of blood, a touch of mayhem, and a whole bunch of zombies! Want to Read. Shelving menu. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Rate it:. Dawn of the Dreadfuls Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, 0.
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
It is a mashup  combining Jane Austen 's classic novel Pride and Prejudice with elements of modern zombie fiction, crediting Austen as co-author. It was first published in April by Quirk Books and in October a Deluxe Edition was released, containing full-color images and additional zombie scenes. Quirk Books editor Jason Rekulak developed the idea for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies after comparing a list of "popular fanboy characters like ninjas, pirates, zombies, and monkeys" with a list of public domain book titles such as War and Peace , Crime and Punishment , and Wuthering Heights.
‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ by Seth Grahame-Smith
Evil stalks the land. Prride this same time, it just struck me as the most brilliant thing I'd ever heard. For whatever reason, adding zombie and ninja elements while developing an overall plot line for the new material; "you kill somebody off in Chapter 7? Grahame-Smith began with the original text of Austen's novel, the Internet had come into its own as a creative space for storytellers.
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