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Alice In Deadland Trilogy

(Alice in Deadland #1-3)

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Now also available- Hunting The Snark, the latest adventure in the Alice in Deadland series.
Alice in Deadland was released in November 2011 and quickly became an Amazon.com bestseller, selling more than 50,000 copies in its first three months. It was followed by its sequel, 'Through The Looking Glass' and 'Off With Their Heads', the prequel to Alice in Deadland. Now, get a
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Kindle Edition, 396 pages
Published July 4th 2012 (first published January 1st 2012)
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Paul
Nov 05, 2019 rated it liked it
imaginative post apocalyptic tale. the walking dead on acid😋
my main critique is a lot of the story was text that could have been subtext...in other words there could have been a little more nuanced. but I believe in forward author stated this was self published for Amazon so he has my admiration and I will refrain from nitpicking more.
Karrar
Aug 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I like how creative the trilogy named “Alice in Deadland”, “Through The Killing Glass”, and “Off With Their Heads”. Overall the trilogy was great. It has a different perspective on the zombies. This is the first time I read about a book written by this author. However, I think I will like to read more often from him. I liked the first book. It was the best in the trilogy. The thrill I found between the pages was great. It will push to turn pages more and more to know what will happen next. And I ...more
Julia (ten_thousand_books)
Alice in Deadland Trilogy Review

The Walking Dead meets Alice in Wonderland.

Synopsis:

Civilization as we know it ended more than fifteen years ago, leaving as its legacy barren wastelands called the Deadland and a new terror for the humans who survived hordes of undead Biters.

Fifteen year old Alice has spent her entire life in the Deadland, her education consisting of how best to use guns and knives in the ongoing war for survival against the Biters. One day, Alice spots a Biter disappearing in
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Lauren
Apr 04, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I took ages to read this book due to being Ill so it probably looks like I struggled with it but I really liked it. I love anything Alice in Wonderland and the new takes on it are always good. Funny enough though I actually preferred the last story Off With Their Heads which is the prequel to Alice in Deadland and she isn't even in it. I liked reading about the lead up to the zombie outbreak. I feel like this book hasn't made the popularity it deserves as it's a really good read and action packe ...more
sweet liss
Aug 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
Engaging zombie trilogy

Quick read for 3 books. Never was really into all the zombie stuff, but I was very entertained by it. The second book was my favorite of the 3 and I do look forward to reading all the other books connected to these
Victoria Knight
Apr 11, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Fantastic book. Wasn't sure if I'd like this take on zombies but Mainak really knocked it out of the park! ...more
Alicia Utter
Rating: 8/10
Pages: 385

Since this trilogy, I understand that there are additional Alice books. This series is wonderful--such an original idea! I love the setting in India, where you get a real feel for the pre-zombie density to the Badlands that Alice lives in. The best part is that the villains are real people.
Not only is the concept unique--apocalypse in India, where people are trying to form their own governments and figure out how to work together, and are dealing with an international army
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Caleb
Mar 26, 2019 rated it really liked it
This was really cool. Obviously it has some grammar errors due translation but overall was good. The story started a bit slow in the first book. The second book took over the trilogy. The prequel was necessary to understand the background of the main characters. I will look forward to read the "side quests" books and more from this author. ...more
Laura
May 15, 2013 rated it it was ok
started off great....then dropped off....grammar errors made it annoying to read at times
Shraððhâ
May 29, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-ebooks
"The most evil thing in this world is what one man can do to another."

When Alice in Wonderland meets Zombies you get the 'Alice in Deadland'. This story features Biters who are basically zombies. Even in a post-apocalyptic world, Alice jumps into a rabbit hole, Bunny Ears is the white rabbit but turned into a Biter, disappears down a hole in the ground which Alice tumbles down in an effort to follow him. There she discovers the Biter Queen who believes that Alice is part of a prophecy from a ch
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Rainu Arora
May 27, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Title - Alice in Deadland Triology (Alice Books 1-3)
Author - Mainak Dhar
Genre - Thriller
Pages - 544
Format - kindle
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This trilogy is the collection of 3 books -
1. Alice in Deadland
2. Through the looking glass : Alice in Deadland Book 2
3. Off with their Heads : The prequel to Alice in Deadland.
The story revolves around the main protagonist Alice, a 15 years old girl.
The first book focuses on the life of Alice. It talks about how Alice was born and surrounded by weapons. In this book the author a
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Nicole
Apr 02, 2018 rated it it was ok
This book started out so well. The idea was interesting, Alice was a plucky and enjoyable character... Sadly as I got further in the book my interest died off. Its been two weeks since I've started and after a few more attempts I've decided to throw in the towel. Maybe its not entirely fair to rate the book since I failed to complete it but I also have it shelved as "Did not finish." I think it's time to walk away from a book when the mere act of finishing it feels like work. For me it got far ...more
Steven Bragg
Sep 10, 2013 rated it it was ok
The title is awesome. Unfortunately, that pretty much covers my favorable comments. The level of depth in characterization is cartoon-grade. Scene descriptions are non-existent. Also, the writer beats you over the head with the evils of tyranny, rather than allowing you to figure out that obvious item on your own. There were also a number of errors in the Kindle version that appeared to increase in frequency as the book(s) progressed.
Preetha Devasagayam
May 24, 2020 rated it really liked it
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Ajayshankar11
May 25, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Alice in Deadland series authored by Mainak Dhar is an amazing read and is a set of 8 books, this Trilogy is a set of three books consisting of "Alice in Deadland" as Book I, Book II is "Through The Looking Glass: Alice in Deadland" and Book III is "Off With Their Heads: The Prequel to Alice in Deadland".

Except for names Alice and Rabbit from Alice in Wonderland book nothing is common or related to the original, this is a complete new plot. As the book title goes Alice is the main protagonist of
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Alankrita Singh
May 23, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Alice in Deadland is a Triology by Mainak Dhar.
It won't be wrong to say this is one of the best books I have read in this quarantine.

This book will simply lead you to see how human greed and thirst for power can lead the world to a disastrous ending.

Everything starts when Alice jumps into the hole after the bunny biter. Sounds familiar, isn't it?Alice in wonderland, one of the most famous fantasy novel but trust me this is not fantasy, it is far from it.

Alice in Deadland : It set in future a
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Antra
May 30, 2020 rated it really liked it
"Alice In Deadland" title at first reminds "Alice In Wonderland" which was a fairy tale but this one is definitely not.

This trilogy written by Mainak Dhar follows a dark and extremely threatening storyline which is greepy enough to hold the author from cover to cover.

“Alice in Deadland”, “Through The Killing Glass”, and “Off With Their Heads”. Three phases of one story.

The first phase starts with Alice, A 15 years old female protagonist from India. While her country was on verge to destroy becau
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Hiteshy
May 23, 2020 rated it it was amazing
ALICE IN THE DEADLAND
Alice in the Deadland is a trilogy of three bestseller books. The books are essentially zombie thrillers.
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BOOK 1 : ALICE IN THE DEADLAND
The book shows Alice, who is born three months after shit hit the fan, as girl who knows her way around the Deadland. Since she is born after the world was taken over 'biters', all she knows is how to survive and how to kill. This is the world where survival of the fittest theory rules, literally. However, one fine day, she gets a chance to
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Bharath K
May 24, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Zombies(Biters) many have watched many movies, I never read a book on this topic. We might see politicians who are very thirst for power either in movies or in real. This shows us how humans are thirsty for power. In the quest of Biters Alice was born, she spent her entire life in a dead land, her education teaches about the guns and how to win the ongoing war for survival against the Biters. Once she founds a hole where she follows and from here it starts. She gets to know the origin of the bit ...more
ANSHI
May 21, 2020 rated it really liked it
As the title suggests it's a story about Alice. It's a trilogy book.

Book 1- Alice in deadland-: So the first book tells about the Alice who's born and surrounded by weapons and weapons. First book will engage you till the last where you'll get to know about the peace between humans and biters.Alice finds herself fighting .

Book 2 - Through the killing glass -: starts with Alice who's now mainframe for humans and biters. She learns that people blames when things go against them. Alice founds many
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Insight Stories
May 22, 2020 rated it really liked it
Since it is a trilogy I picked up this book. I was caught by its beautiful cover and wanted to review in order to help fellow readers plan their BOTM or TBR.
The trilogy holds a)Alice from Deadland b) Through the killing glass c)Off with their heads

Alice from Deadland: The story revolves around young 15 year old who is born after the rising of zombies. Her education is totally different, its only about weapons and killing. Alice is shown to be bold young girl. One day on her duty she meets a Quee
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Alisha
May 31, 2020 rated it really liked it
Name of the book : Alice In Deadland
Name of the author : Mainak Shar

Alice In Deadland is an adventurous trilogy by the author Mainak Dhar. The book consists of other two parts; i.e Through the Killing Glass and Off With Their heads.
All the three parts deals with the main protagonist Alice. And yes, please don't confuse this with Alice In Wonderland because this is completely different from that.
1st part : Alice In Deadland
The book deals with the protagonist Alice who gets lost in the Deadland w
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Kshitij Ojha
Jun 01, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The cover is simple and beautiful and the title is catching as we are already familiar with the famous character on which the title is based. When I first looked at the title I thought, it's the same old famous book 'Alice in wonderland' but to my surprise it it's 'Alice in Deadland'.

What was more surprising to me was that this book is written by Mainak Dhar. Dhar has written some great thrillers based on Army combats with a pretty engaging plotline. Those books were real page turners.

When I r
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Praneetha
May 21, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Alice in Deadland is a story about Alice who was born just after the rising and is brought up surrounded by weapons. In the quest of Biters, she stumbles down the hole where she finds a book and a queen who narrates a prophecy and the book ends with Alice bringing the peace between biters and humans.

Through the killing glass: Alice in Deadland Book II starts with a new beginning with Alice being the leader for both humans and Biters but the greed for power in one man named Arun almost takes the
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Polomy Joseph
Jul 11, 2020 rated it it was amazing
As soon as the word Zombie comes in our mind, it reminds Hollywood horror movies and if they actually existed around us, it is definitely something to be scared of since Zombies eat Humans & they are brainless to think on whom they are attacking.
We very well know the concept that suddenly the dead started walking and we named them Zombies but very few people know the root cause of it.

"Alice in Deadland" is a trilogy which tries to clear the misconception between Humans & Zombies.
This book con
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Sneha
May 24, 2020 rated it it was amazing
📘 Alice in deadland Trilogy
✍ by Mainak Dhar
Rating - 4.7 ✨
The trilogy which consist these books :
1) Alice in deadland
2) Through the killing glass
3) Off with their heads

The 1st book put an impact on life of Alice that how he born and became a friend of weapons? How all the wonders happened to him? And all about the tranquility between humans and biters.

2nd part of trilogy makes Alice the one who got the humans and biters altogether with the help of his comrade he overcome the context because
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Vishakha
May 26, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Remarkable plot twists

First of all, being a Disney fan and especially Alice's, I was amazed by the plot. I mean, I never thought Alice in Wonderland can be used as a reference to change and save humanity. Thanks to Author for this story.
It is trilogy by an Indian author. I have read some trilogies like "The Sydney Rey Mysteries" and "The Brontë Sisters". And I love them.

Trilogies have pros and cons: the common con of it is lengthy. Obviously, because it's all the series are published together.
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Nikita Sharma
May 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing
ALICE IN DEADLAND TRIOLOGY the name may sound similar to most of us. But the story is very much interesting and different than the one we have in our mind when we hear the title.
It is a story by Mainak Dhar about a girl named Alice.

So the book has three parts.
ALICE IN DEADLAND: This book starts with the introduction on how Alice was born and how she met bunny ,the biters (zombies) and their queen . She learns that there was more to what she was told and she knew only one side of the story.
Will A
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Shivanshu
Jun 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing
REVIEW:- ALICE THE DEADLAND TRIOLOGY
AUTHOR:- MAINAK DHAR

As from the book title we know that “Alice” is the protagonist of this triology. First and second book plot revolves around her but for the 3rd book "Protima" is the protagonist.

Book1:- Alice in deadland:- In the First book we gonna know about a young girl named “Alice”. That time Human constantly is in the war with Biters. Who is Biters, Why they are fighting with humans that’s all we gonna know at the end of this book

Book2:- Through the k
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Aarav Gangwal
Jun 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This book is a magnificent read. Well, the till of this book would have reminded you of 'Alice In The Wonderland' which was fairly tale but this book is completely different from it. This book is divided into three parts which include- Alice in the Deadland, Through The Killing Glass, and Off With Their Heads. This book is a wonderful blend of many genres which include- Adventure, Thrill, Mystery and Suspense.
The first part of this mesmirising book revolves around Alice, a 15 year old girl who w
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After finishing his schooling at Modern School, Barakhamba Road and his under-graduation at Hindu College, Delhi, Mainak Dhar graduated from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He has spent two decades in the corporate sector — starting with Procter & Gamble in India. He spent eighteen years with P&G, fifteen of them outside India across the Asia Pacific region. In 2014, he moved back t ...more

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