The Strain Trilogy by Guillermo Del Toro series
Imagine that everything you know about vampires is real and now they are going to capture the world. That is what the The Strain Trilogy written by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan about. It is a modern thriller which is full of mystery with elements of fantasy. The first chapter of the horror (The Strain) was launched in 2009, after that The Fall (2010) and The Night Eternal (2011) were edited. All three chapters are intense, easy to read and very engaging with lots of actions.
The trilogy was turned to a TV show which was greeted very warm by the most significant figures in the fantasy world.
The story starts witha successful landing of an airplane at the John Kennedy Airport in New Yorkafter a transatlantic flight. But something is wrong. There is no connection with the pilot, the light is off and all the curtains are put down. When the door of the airplane is opened, appeared that all the passengers are dead and nobody knows why. While a group of scientists led by Dr. Ephraim Good weather try to understand what has happened to the people, passengers start coming to life. But they are not humans anymore. An unknown virus has changed them and after the awakening they all become vampires.
The virus is fast transmissible and highly dangerous for the human civilization. Now scientists have to find the way to protect the city and their families from the lethal disease and stop the pandemic.
A cruel war between human beings and vampires is started and no one will stay aside. Nothing can stop vampires, the amount of them is growing rapidly. They do not hesitate to use nuclear weapon and are totally fearless. And there is the only way people can win this war – they need to destroy the leader of vampires who is called the Master. He is strong and powerful and is not going to surrender.
The end of the human civilization has never been so close.