“A brilliant take on the vampire myth, and a roaring good story.”
---Kelley Armstrong, bestselling author of Haunted
"Absolutely chilling. This page-turner grabs you from the onset and just won't let go. Vampires at their Anne Ricean best!"
---L. A. Banks, author of Bite the Bullet and the Vampire Huntress series
There is a really fascinating, well crafted, emotionally engaging, and complex story in here.
What makes it fascinatingly unique is that the most brutal monsters are mere mortals and one of the most tragic victims is not.
I saw the movie, which was excellent, but the book was much richer, in detail and character development.
I watched the Swedish language movie with English theatrical subtitles, "Let the Right One In", and the American remake, "Let Me In", and I had to buy the book! Read morePublished 6 days ago by Bobby W
What a beautiful, tragic, melancholy, horrifying, wonderful story. I fell madly in love with Oscar and Eli, along with the rest of the cast. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Keith M. Landis
Preface: I saw the movie and felt manically compelled to read the book. I purchased it for someone else's bad day (not birthday, mind you), knowing in my despicable heart of... Read morePublished 11 days ago by Coney Fox
…which is not to say that the book is not superlative, but it is a far more disturbing story than the transcendent, understated and beautiful masterwork that the (Swedish) movie... Read morePublished 12 days ago by W. Sweet
It is wise, if one can, to protect the mind from sickeningly violent and depraved images because once they are in it is difficult to be free of them. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Soairse
I found the story refreshing after the overabundance of sparking/sexed-up vipers the past few years. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Brian B
I just happened upon the movie while searching Netflix, and just loved it. When I first read some of the reviews here, I was a bit concerned about the more gruesome aspects of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Glenn Hancock