As the title of this blog might suggest, I am not particularly reverent when it comes to classic literature. But when I first heard that a bold soul named Seth Graeme-Smith had dared to mix the ever-popular zombie apocalypse genre with my second-favorite Jane Austen novel, I wasn’t quite sure how to react. Pride and Prejudice is a near-perfect romantic comedy. What would the addition of zombies do to this love story?
Surprisingly, the answer is “less than you might expect.”