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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith
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Apr 28, 10

bookshelves: fiction, historical, horror, humour
Recommended to chucklesthescot by: bookcrossing
Recommended for: horror,humour and classics fans
Read from April 24 to 27, 2010, read count: 1

The Bennet girls are highly trained zombie killers who are trying to keep the countryside safe from the monsters who are causing chaos everywhere but their mother is still obsessed with having them all married. Amid the parties and the slaughter,the girls discover love, betrayal, prejudice and a lot of monster decapitation...
This was good fun to read. The main story of the original book is there but the added zombie humour and Elizabeth's love of violence are very entertaining! I particularly enjoyed the Charlotte wedding, Lydia's afflicted husband and the rampaging zombies disturbing the girls lives. Mrs Benet is as annoying here as in the other book but Mt Benet is much funnier. Elizabeth is the real star and her rejection of Mr Darcy leads to a great scene! I'll be looking for a copy of Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters next.
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Quotes chucklesthescot Liked

Seth Grahame-Smith
“Elizabeth: "Your balls, Mr. Darcy?"
Darcy: "They belong to you, Miss Bennett.”
Seth Grahame-Smith, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies


Reading Progress

04/25/2010 page 30
9.4% "Much better than the original!Zombie Nosh!"
04/26/2010 page 121
37.93% "I'm hoping Mr Darcy gets chomped!"
04/27/2010 page 198
62.07% "There are a few I want to see being nibbled like that idiot Lydia!"

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