Praise for Harbor
“Sweden’s answer to Stephen King.”
--Daily Mirror (UK)
"One of the hottest writers in the horror genre."
"The third consecutive masterpiece for an author who deserves to be as much of a household name as Stephen King."
“A very scary tale indeed from a writer who is master of his genre.”
--Financial Times (UK)
Praise for Handling the Undead
"Lindqvist gives Stephen King and John Saul at their best a run for the money."
—Library Journal (starred)
“Sophisticated horror that takes the genre to new and exciting levels.”
“It is easy to compare Lindqvist to Clive Barker or Neil Gaiman."
—Dagens Noeringsliv (Norway)
Praise for Let the Right One In
“Reminiscent of Stephen King at his best.”
--Independent on Sunday (UK)
JOHN AJVIDE LINDQVIST is the author of Handling the Undead and international sensation Let the Right One In, which has been made into critically acclaimed films in both Sweden and the United States (as Let Me In). The Swedish film based on the book, for which Lindqvist wrote the screenplay, won top honors at the Tribeca Film Festival, as well as at film festivals around the globe. Of the American film, Stephen King commented, "Let Me In is a genre-busting triumph. Not just a horror film, but the best American horror film in the last twenty years...Rush to it now. You can thank me later."
Lindqvist became an author after careers as a magician and as a stand-up comic. He has also written for television. His books are published in twenty-nine countries; he lives in Sweden.