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TitleI Am Legend and Other Stories
AuthorRichard Matheson
ISBN031286504X
ImprintRichard Matheson Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback
Pages317

Description

Robert Neville is the last living man on Earthbut he is not alone Every other man, woman, and child on Earth has become a vampire, and they are all hungry for Neville s blood.By day, he is the hunter, stalking the sleeping undead through the abandoned ruins of civilization By night, he barricades himself in his home and prays for dawn.How long can one man survive in a

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Stephen

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

Like Lucy, this rating is gonna take some splainin Unfortunately, I don t have a slide show or any multi colored pie charts to provide visual assistance on this one, so I will try to splain it as clearly as I can, but I will be using quite a few i.e and e.g to provide supporting clarification for my... (Sign in to see more)


Jeff

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

Straight outta Compton, another crazy ass vampireMore punks I smoke, yo, my rep gets biggerI m a bad vampire killa and you know thisBut the pussy ass ghouls don t show thisBut I don t give a damn, I ma make my snapsIf not from the garlic, from jackin the cropsJust like burglary, the definition i... (Sign in to see more)


Lyn

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

This is technically a collection of short stories, but I am Legend is the centerpiece, masterpiece, main event, etc I am Legend truly is a great story, deserving of all the accolades and an inspired source of all the horror genre influence over the past 60 years, including Stephen King It s about va... (Sign in to see more)


Stephen

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

4.0 to 4.5 stars Okay, this rating is going to a take a little explaining Unfortunately, I don t have a slide show or any multi colored pie charts to assist me as a visual aid on this one so I will try to be as clear as I can Warning I will probably be required to use quite a few i.e. and ... (Sign in to see more)


Nichole (DirrtyH)

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

There s not much to say about this story that hasn t been said about other reviews.The premise of this story was great It was well executed, stayed interesting, and I really liked the ending I have only two criticisms the first being about the story, and the second being about the edition that I rea... (Sign in to see more)


Paul Bryant

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

Richard Matheson 1926 2013 In Memoriam.Such is the low profile of some great writers that it s only now I discovered that this early sf favourite of mine died five months ago I discovered sf in my teens as you know, the answer to the question when was the golden age of science fiction is 14 and I... (Sign in to see more)


J.G. Keely

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

I know there is a lot going for this book, in terms of popular opinion, influence, and originality, so you ll have to forgive me for interposing my body with the flywheel we ll see what s left at the end.In a discussion between Douglas Adams and Lewis Wolpert, the argument was made that the individu... (Sign in to see more)


*TANYA*

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

Great book.


Amanda

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

Two points I want to make A the movie was crap, especially when compared to the book, and B this is so much than just a vampire novel First, the whole movie thing In both, Robert Neville is the last human on Earth and that is where all similarities end If you ve seen the movie, it won t ruin the bo... (Sign in to see more)


Petertpc

I Am Legend and Other Stories By Richard Matheson

Questions arising out of my reading of this book 1 Why have I never read Richard Matheson before 2 Why did no one ever tell me what an amazing storyteller Matheson is 3 How does someone channel such elegant prose, and such profound imagination, into a story with so much humanity 4 Why was I unaware ... (Sign in to see more)


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