The Quirk Classics include now 4 titles: --Pride, Prejudice and Zombies --Sense, Sensibility and Sea Monsters --Dawn of the Dreadfuls (a prequel to PPZ) --Android Karenina Filled with a blend of romance, drama, and fantasy adding either zombies, sea monsters or robots, the Quirk Classics have already proved their success by remaining on the New York Times best sellers'list for most of 2009 and by having been sold in 24 languages around the world! The First title, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, with more than one million copies in print, was the surprise publishing phenomenon of 2009. A best seller on three continents, PPZ has also been optioned to become a major motion picture, with Natalie Portman!
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies was the surprise publishing phenomenon of 2009; the book spent more than 40 weeks on the New York Times Bestseller list and pioneered a bizarre micro-genre of monster mash-up literature. PPZ’s prequel, Dawn of the Dreadfuls, was also a New York Times Bestseller. Now...[more]
Quirk leads mashup lit into bold new territory, turning the formula inside out to infuse Franz Kafka’s horrific masterpiece “The Metamorphosis” with the fuzziest, snuggliest, most adorable invaders possible: kittens! Gregor Samsa is a humble young man who supports his unemployed parents and teenage...[more]
Sense and Sensibility and Sea Mosters co-author Ben H. Winters is back with an all-new collaborator, legendary Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy, and the result is Android Karenina—an enhanced edition of the classic love story set in a dystopian world of robots, cyborgs, and interstellar space travel. As...[more]
With more than one million copies in print, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies was the surprise publishing phenomenon of 2009. A best seller on three continents, PPZ has been translated into 21 languages and optioned to become a major motion picture. In this terrifying and hilarious prequel, we witness...[more]
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies was our surprise hit of 2009, with more than 500,000 copies in print and tons of buzz from the New York Times, National Public Radio, the BBC, Slate, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, Entertainment Weekly, Time magazine, USA Today, the Washington Post, and many...[more]
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a zombie in possession of brains must be in want of more brains. So begins Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, an expanded edition of the beloved Jane Austen novel, featuring an all-new zombie subplot. As our story opens, a strange and mysterious plague has fallen...[more]