The Laughing Corpse

The Laughing Corpse

Book - 2005
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The finest Animator in the business, Anita Blake finds her reputation, and her life, on the line when she encounters a powerful zombie, an undead monster who is leaving a trail of mayhem and murder across the city.
Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2005, c1994
Edition: Berkeley paperback ed
ISBN: 9780425204665
Characteristics: 301 p. ; 23 cm


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Nov 22, 2013

Though I'm not passionate about the series, nor on-board with all the decisions Hamilton made, I'm still interested. I like that there are a lot of grey areas with her characters. I think I'd enjoy these more if everything didn't wrap up so neatly at the end.

Jul 31, 2013

This book is much darker than the first, Anita loses heroes, finds true evil, and fights monsters that exist only in your worst nightmares. The book is darker than the graphic novel version... because there is no way to draw a picture of a murdered child... but the description is worth a thousand sad pictures. The world in these novels is a better place with Anita keeping the monsters at bay.


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JCLCristaA May 19, 2014

“Stupidity isn't punishable by death. If it was, there would be a hell of a population drop.”

Jul 31, 2013

The thought that I had actually spent money on anything pink was more than I could bear.


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Leshka Dec 27, 2012

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joshcarr Oct 15, 2009

In an alternate world where vampirism has just become legal, Anita Blake works as an animator (someone who raises zombies), while hunting "criminal" vampires on the side. Anita comes up against a frightening voodoo priestess, Dominga Salvador.


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