Pride and Prejudice and Zombies news

When “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” was released last year by Random House’s Quirk Cassics label, the mash-up novel was a surprise bestseller, but quickly became a genuine sensation, inspiring numerous other horror inspired reworkings of classic tales. While Seth Grahame-Smith taking large chunks of Jane Austen’s classic novel and combining the Regency period tale with an uprising of the undead and martial arts conflict may have been an original spin on the classic, this isn’t the first new take on Jane Austen’s novel, regarded as one of the finest works of English language. A quick look at bookshelves will find many adaptations, revisions and reinventions of the novel, including multiple ones involving vampires, but “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” struck a nerve with people, attracting both Austen-ites and zombie fans.

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Rob Caprilozzi
Rob Caprilozzi
Rob Caprilozzi created Comic Monsters in 2004 and eventually expanded the site in 2009 to Horror News Network. Born out his love for all aspects of horror, Rob still remains hardcore comic fan. You can keep up with him on Twitter @RobCaprilozzi.

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