P. Jackson

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 33% (2 of 6)
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
 

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Alice in Zombieland by Lewis Carroll
Alice in Zombieland by Lewis Carroll
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5.0 out of 5 stars Zombieful !, 20 Aug 2012
If you enjoyed Pride and Prejudice and Zombies then you'll enjoy this.

If you've ever read Alice in Wonderland you'll already know how wonderfully strange it all is. So why add Zombies? I feel that quite simply Zombies just make everything better, even this classic tale. Where will the Zombie adaptation franchises end?! Obviously NEVER! As you can't kill the un-dead. A suitably post-modernist twist on a great book. The last chapter feels a little rushed but all the rest of the book is brimming with gory subversions.

If you like this dark and macabre reworking, then I also recommend Jan Svankmajer's stop motion animated film version of Alice. Superbly dark and edgy… Read more