Books by John Ajvide Lindqvist

LET THE OLD DREAMS DIE by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"Gripping, cerebral, intriguing, enigmatic—like a puzzle you enjoy working on but may never solve."
The Swedish author offers sequel stories to Handling the Undead (2010) and Let the Right One In (aka Let Me In, 2007; adapted for film in Sweden and in the U.S.). Read full book review >
LITTLE STAR by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"The story is complicated, and it doesn't always add up. When it does, though, it's enough to make you put your fingers over your eyes. Good, spooky fun."
Another atmospheric neogothic yarn, drenched in Scandinavian anxiety and lots of gore, by horror-meister Lindqvist (Handling the Undead, 2010, etc.). Read full book review >
HARBOR  by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"Perhaps not a book to read by the seashore, if you're literal-minded. A spooky pleasure, expertly told."
Scandinavian writers dominate the police-procedural genre. Are they now bent on taking over horror? Swedish creepmeister Lindqvist is hot on the case. Read full book review >
HANDLING THE UNDEAD by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"A philosophical story about fears to which no beating heart is immune."
Bright lights in a big city herald the return of the dead in Swedish horrorist Lindqvist's second novel, after Let the Right One In (2007), a vampire tale that was later turned into a movie. Read full book review >
LET ME IN by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"Worth taking a bite."
Part revenge fantasy, part horror story and part police investigation gone wrong, this debut vampire novel translated from the Swedish sinks its fangs into fresh territory. Read full book review >