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John Ajvide Lindqvist - Author


John Ajvide Lindqvist is a Swedish author, born 1968, grew up in Blackeberg, a suburb to Stockholm. He wanted to become something awful and fantastic. First he became a conjurer and came in second in the Nordic card trick championship, then he was a stand-up comedian for twelve years. John has written TV series as well as stage plays and TV drama. Two of his other novels, Let the Right One In and Handling the Undead have been translated into English and published by Quercus.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by John Ajvide Lindqvist

Harbour by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Harbour
John Ajvide Lindqvist
This is the incredibly moving and atmospheric new novel about a parent's love for his lost child, from the author of the international bestseller Let the Right One In.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2011
Handling the Undead by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Handling the Undead
John Ajvide Lindqvist
In his first novel Let the Right One in the ‘undead’ were vampires. Lindquist moves on to zombies for his next novel, where, in the midst of a Stockholm heatwave, the terrifying news that the dead are waking up...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/07/2009
Let The Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Let The Right One In
John Ajvide Lindqvist
A 2012 World Book Night selection. Set in Stockholm in the early 1980s Let the Right One In focuses on what happens to an ordinary suburb when a vampire moves into the area. Writing in a gritty, realistic style Let...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2009
Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Let the Right One In
John Ajvide Lindqvist
Set in Stockholm in the early 1980s Let the Right One In focuses on what happens to an ordinary suburb when a vampire moves into the area. Writing in a gritty, realistic style Let the Right One In completely re-writes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2007

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