By Jim Steinmeyer
The acclaimed writer of The final maximum Magician on this planet sleuths out literature's iconic vampire, uncovering the resource material—from folklore and historical past, to personas together with Oscar Wilde and Walt Whitman—behind Bram Stoker's lord of the undead.
Praise for Who was once Dracula?
“A excellent, well-documented story.” —Library Journal (starred review)
“[A] well-researched and unique tackle Dracula’s starting place story.” —Publishers Weekly
“Who used to be Dracula? chronicles the misadventures of Bram Stoker and his quite a few neighbors and associates, either recognized and vague, hoping to unearth the recipe for a really iconic character.” —San Francisco booklet Review
“Who used to be Dracula? is a booklet you’ll are looking to sink your enamel into.” —“The Bookworm Sez”
By Darren Shan
Darren Shan goes home--and his international goes to hell. previous enemies wait for. rankings needs to be settled. future seems to be guaranteed to break him, and the realm is doomed to fall to the Ruler of the Night....
By Richard Rhys Jones
It used to be a grasp stroke to redress the stability of the conflict. What if the 3rd Reich may perhaps personal the evening? What in the event that they had a department of Vampires? And if these Vampires did not cease? in the event that they had plans to overcome the complete global? Even Heinrich Himmler hadn't considered that. yet in Transylvania a person had. And at the iciness Solstice of 1944, the area will be at their mercy.
By Lara Adrian
Part human, half otherworldly, the Breed has lived between humankind in mystery for hundreds of thousands of years . . . and now lovers of the preferred, best-selling middle of the night Breed sequence can delve deeper than ever prior to into this hidden, seductive race of vampires and the darkish, exciting universe they inhabit.
A publication that’s been years within the making, the hour of darkness Breed sequence better half comprises insider details on the entire novels, writer notes at the production of the tale global and the way the eleven-book (and counting!) sequence has developed seeing that its starting as a reduced in size trilogy, a whole personality advisor, sequence minutiae, questions from readers and extra.
This specified sequence spouse additionally comprises “A contact of Midnight”—an all-new, by no means earlier than released, unique novella that includes Gideon and Savannah, which eventually finds the tale of ways this reader favourite couple met and fell in love, and solutions many questions that fanatics were enthusiastic about because the sequence all started!
By Kate Danley
While monsters look in the world, Maggie MacKay is at the activity. nobody is healthier at hauling the creepy crawlies again the place they belong. not anyone, that's, other than Maggie's dad, who disappeared in the midst of an task with out a trace.
the single wish for survival lies in monitoring down magical artifacts and a mystery that vanished with Maggie's father.
WARNING: This ebook includes cussing, brawling, and unladylike habit. continue with caution.
By Sean McCabe
The vampires name it the pass of Ardaich: a relic proposal to have been destroyed within the struggle among the Federation and the rebels. however it has been came across, and its exceptional powers may well sign the tip of civilization...
A cannibalistic serial killer turns into the best software for the race of the Ubervampyr. His venture: locate the go. His present: subscribe to the ranks of the undead. On his path are Detective Joel Solomon and Vampire Federation agent Alex Bishop. as soon as fans and now enemies, they needs to interact to avoid the last word catastrophe. except they could foil the vampyrs' plans, salvation for the race should be only a dream long past bad.
By George R. R. Martin
A exciting REINVENTION OF THE VAMPIRE NOVEL via THE grasp of contemporary delusion, GEORGE R. R. MARTIN
Abner Marsh, a suffering riverboat captain, suspects that something’s amiss while he's approached by way of a prosperous aristocrat with a profitable provide. The hauntingly light, steely-eyed Joshua York doesn’t care that the icy wintry weather of 1857 has burnt up all yet one in all Marsh’s dilapidated fleet; nor does he care that he won’t earn again his funding in a decade. York’s purposes for traversing the robust Mississippi are to be none of Marsh’s concern—no topic how weird and wonderful, arbitrary, or capricious York’s activities may perhaps turn out. no longer until eventually the maiden voyage of Fevre Dream does Marsh notice that he has joined a challenge either extra sinister, and maybe extra noble, than his most fabulous nightmare—and humankind’s so much very unlikely dream.
By Anne Rice
THE VAMPIRE international IS IN drawback . . .
Old vampires, roused from deep shut eye within the earth, are doing the bidding of a Voice commanding that they indiscriminately burn their family members in towns around the globe, from Paris to Mumbai, Hong Kong to San Francisco. Left with little time to spare, a bunch of frequent characters together with Louis de Pointe du Lac, Armand, or even the vampire Lestat, needs to embark on a trip to find who—or what—is riding this mysterious being.
By Aubrey Clark
The best threats are those unseen….
For what appears like the 1st time, Elena and her buddies are satisfied. Elena and Stefan have outfitted a house for themselves in Dalcrest, and all of Elena’s buddies are as in love as she and Stefan are. Even Damon is having fun with vacationing his favourite outdated haunts in Europe, and is extra stunned than somebody that he’s touring with Katherine. yet in recent times, Elena’s parent senses are on facet, and she or he can’t forget about the sensation that risk is coming.
When a brand new hazard arrives in Dalcrest, Elena’s worst fears develop into a truth. quickly, she and Stefan are combating a vicious outdated one that is often simply out in their achieve. And whilst Damon and Katherine are faced with a wierd and mysterious enemy, Elena concerns the assaults are associated.
As darkish forces shut in, Elena, Stefan, and Damon fight to outlive the one method they comprehend how—together. yet their lives are placing within the stability, and each second they percentage can be their last…