1 edition of I am behind you found in the catalog.
I am behind you
John Ajvide Lindqvist
Written in English
|Statement||John Ajvide Lindqvist ; translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy|
|LC Classifications||PT9877.22.I54 H6713 2018|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||405|
|LC Control Number||2018019690|
I Am Behind You: John Ajvide Lindqvist: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals Store 5/5(2). Get this from a library! I am behind you. [John Ajvide Lindqvist; Marlaine Delargy] -- Four families wake up one morning in their caravans, next to their cars, on an ordinary campsite in southern Sweden. However, during the night something strange has happened. Everything else has.
"I Am Behind You" Book Review Written by Mary Kay McBrayer. Published by St. Martin's Press. Written by John Ajvide Lindqvist , pages, Fiction Released on 3/5. I Am Behind You is not a particularly gory book, rather this is a tale of psychological and supernatural suspense. Some reviewers on Amazon have complained the book is just too odd and that they weren’t able to get into it, but I didn’t find this an issue. The author is often compared to /5(81).
I Am Behind You - by John Ajvide Lindqvist 5 star read Why I read: New horror by the author of Let the Right One In - how could I resist. Book blurb: "A new heart-breaking and terrifying novel from John Ajvide Lindqvist, the author of international bestseller Let . Home / Mystery, Crime & Thriller / I Am Behind You. I Am Behind You. We rated this book: $ In John Ajvide Lindqvist’s latest, four families are on vacation at a campsite, each with their own trailers. You’ve got your well-off semi-celeb couple with their daughter, two elderly men whose wives left them years ago and just enjoy.
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I Am Behind You is the new novel from the very gifted and talented John Ajvide Lindvist (Let the Right One In, Handling the Undead, Little Star and Harbour). The novel This gripping conceptual horror takes you deep into one of the most macabre and unique imaginations writing in the genre/5.
I Am Behind You is the first of a trilogy, and so far the only one that’s been translated into English. It’s a book of wide open spaces, of infinities, and yet it’s incredibly claustrophobic/5(28).
I Am Behind You is a very different tale to Let The Right One In and might best be described as a surreal supernatural chiller.
Four families, strangers to each other, staying at the same campsite, wake up one morning to find that the campsite is gone, that they’re all alone in an endless field of grass/5(79). I Am Behind You is my favorite kind of novel—utterly unclassifiable. "A unique and humanistic take on the undead that has a place alongside thoughtful horror novels like World War Z." — Kirkus Reviews (starred)Brand: St.
Martin''s Publishing Group. A future book may shed more light, but the first installment makes it difficult to maintain enough investment in the story to want more of it.
Agent: Anneli Høier, Copenhagen Literary (Sweden. I Am Behind You is my favorite kind of novel — utterly unclassifiable. It resists genre. While it might be called horror, it is also a suspense novel, a fantasy novel and a character-driven exploration of the state of humanity in our time 3/4(3).
"Nothing is as it first seems in John Ajvide Lindqvist's uncanny and utterly engrossing horror novel I Am Behind ist (Let the Right One In, Little Star) has been compared by several critics with Stephen King, and here it's easy to see the American horror master, Lindqvist draws characters with fascinating interiors and believable ative and.
I Am Behind You is a book guaranteed to deliver lovers of dark fiction the foreboding, dread-soaked delights they’ve been hungering for. At the very least, it brings a new and utterly alien villain into the tradition of cosmic horror, and that alone is worth scaring yourself : Sam Reader.
Lindqvist’s I Am Behind You is easily one of the weirdest books of It occupies a rare interstitial space between mystery, literary fiction, philosophy, horror, and surrealism.
It occupies a rare interstitial space between mystery, literary fiction, philosophy, horror, and surrealism. I Am Behind You is the first book in a planned trilogy; John is currently working on the second.
MARLAINE DELARGY is based in the UK. She has translated novels by Swedish writers including Åsa Larsson, Ninni Holmqvist and Johan Theorin—with whom she won the CWA International Dagger for The Darkest Room.3/5(18).
I Am Behind You is the latest novel by John Ajvide Lindqvist, author of the bestselling Let the Right One In. The premise of the book is reminiscent of Stephen King's The Langoliers, with that classic situation of a group of strangers dropped into an unfamiliar place and having to choose between working together or turning on each other in.
“I Am Behind You” is John Ajvide Lindqvist’s first novel to appear in English since “Little Star” inbeing a major fan of this highly versatile Swedish author I was really looking forward to reading something new. However, this was a major disappointment and it does not compare favourably to any of his previous four novels.
I Am Behind You is a compelling, eerie new novel from the internationally bestselling author of Let the Right One In. John Ajvide Lindqvist lives in Sweden.
His first novel, Let the Right One In, was published in thirty countries and adapted into two feature films.4/5(68). It seems likely that Swedish author John Ajvide Lindqvist will forever be remembered as “the author of Let The Right One In”, but in the years since that sensation’s publication he’s delivered a string of consistently intriguing chillers.I Am Behind You feels of a piece with his grim fable Little Star and ghost story Harbour, as four families on a countryside camping holiday wake up.
I Am Behind You is set to be the first book in a trilogy. I can’t wait to see where this goes next. Though the novel works as a standalone piece there are enough unanswered questions that I’ll be happy to come back for more of the same. I imagine this novel is going to be literary Marmite.
I Am Behind You is a book guaranteed to deliver lovers of dark fiction the foreboding, dread-soaked delights they've been hungering for. At the very least, it brings a new and utterly alien villain into the tradition of cosmic horror, and that alone is worth scaring yourself over * Barnes and Noble * Arguably the most talented horror writer of his generation, and certainly one of the most /5(K).
(Starburst) I Am Behind You is a book guaranteed to deliver lovers of dark fiction the foreboding, dread-soaked delights they've been hungering for. At the very least, it brings a new and utterly alien villain into the tradition of cosmic horror, and that alone is worth scaring yourself over (Barnes and Noble)4/5(84).
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Get this from a library. I am behind you. [John Ajvide Lindqvist; Marlaine Delargy] -- "A compelling, eerie new novel from the internationally bestselling author of Let the Right One In. "Sweden's Stephen King."--The Washington Post "One of the hottest writers in the horror genre.". I Am Behind You is a very different tale to Let The Right One In and might best be described as a surreal supernatural chiller.
Four families, strangers to each other, staying at the same campsite, wake up one morning to find that the campsite is gone, that they’re all alone in an endless field of grass.4/5(65).
I Am Behind You John Ajvide Lindqvist Text Publishing, $ From the moment Isabelle Sundberg wakes and looks out the caravan window it's clear this won't end well.I had to keep putting the book down, because I felt as though it was draining the life out of me. This could have been so good, but in the end I gave it stars.
This book is all talk and no trousers. If you were hoping to get some sort of answers about where/why/how the characters got to wherever they are, this is not the book for you.
I received I Am Behind You i n excha n ge for a n ho n est review. This was a bizarre book. Simultaneously bleak, brutal and beautiful but, above all, weird.
It won’t be for everyone, but I enjoyed how different it was.