By Matt Forbeck
It really is substantial meets 30 Days of Night.
When the survivors of the vast are picked up by way of the passenger steamship Carpathia, they proposal their difficulties have been over.
But something's snoozing within the darkest recesses of the send. anything outdated. anything hungry.
File less than: Fantasy [ Bump within the evening | Unthinkable | Rescue therapy | 1912 Overture ]
e-book ISBN: 978-0-85766-203-3
Vampires were a favored topic for writers on account that their inception in nineteenth century Gothic literature and, later, grew to become well liked by filmmakers. Now the classical vampire is extinct, and instead are new vampires who include the hi-tech worlds of technological know-how fiction.
This publication is the 1st to check the background of vampires in technology fiction. the 1st half considers the position of technology and pseudo-science, from past due Victorian to trendy instances, within the construction of the vampire, in addition to the "sensation fiction" of J. Sheridan Le Fanu, Bram Stoker, Arthur Conan Doyle and H.G. Wells. the second one half makes a speciality of the background of the technology fiction vampire within the cinema, from the silent period to the current. greater than sixty movies are mentioned, together with movies from such acclaimed administrators as Roger Corman, David Cronenberg, Guillermo del Toro and Steven Spielberg, between others.
By Anne Rice
A global bestseller and liked cultural touchstone, Anne Rice’s vintage novel Interview with the Vampire begins “where Bram Stoker and the Hollywood models depart off and penetrates on to the genuine fascination of the parable” (Chicago Tribune). yet that’s simply the start. Over the process twelve interwoven novels, Rice crafts a richly imagined, magnificently transporting epic round her chilling, charismatic antihero, Lestat. An aristocrat within the heady days of pre-revolutionary France who lives to turn into a rock megastar within the demonic, shimmering Eighties, Lestat rushes in the course of the centuries looking for others like him, looking solutions to the secret of his everlasting, terrifying existence.
Now, with the book of the full sequence in a single handy e-book package, there hasn't ever been a greater time to eat the whole thing of The Vampire Chronicles. collected listed below are the 10 books that include the unique saga:
INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE
THE VAMPIRE LESTAT
QUEEN OF THE DAMNED
THE story OF THE physique THIEF
MEMNOCH THE DEVIL
THE VAMPIRE ARMAND
BLOOD AND GOLD
. . . in addition to the 2 books of the recent stories of the Vampires:
VITTORIO, THE VAMPIRE
Praise for the novels of Anne Rice
“Brilliant . . . [Rice’s] undead characters are totally alive.”—The manhattan occasions publication Review
“If you quit and choose her . . . you could have surrendered to attraction, as in a voluptuous dream.”—The Boston Globe
“Frightening, sensual . . . Anne Rice will live to tell the tale during the a while of literature. . . . To learn her is to turn into giddy as though spinning in the course of the brain of time, to turn into lightheaded as though our blood is slowly being tired away.”—San Francisco Chronicle
“Unrelentingly erotic . . . occasionally appealing, and continuously unforgettable.”—The Washington Post
“Rice has created universes inside universes, touring again in time so far as historic, pre-pyramidic Egypt and travelling from the frozen mountain peaks of Nepal to the crowded, sweating streets of southern Florida.”—Los Angeles Times
“Fiercely bold, not anything lower than a whole unnatural historical past of vampires.”—The Village Voice
Corazon Ferreira is a jaded girl. seems she was once a vampire's mate in a previous existence. And regardless of how distractingly lovely he's, she simply cannot get a twin of him killing somebody out of her head. yet while her existence depends upon him, Corazon's going to need to cease overthinking things-and begin trusting her heart...
By Edward Lee
Across the world released horror novelist Edward Lee unleashes his thirty seventh ebook and his first actual vampire novel! while a brand new couple strikes right into a long island brownstone, they locate their final dream house...until they cross into the basement. abruptly, a macabre nun is noticeable lurking approximately, with an entourage of lewd and gibbering homeless girls who appear to be aware of what evil mystery lurks within the bowels of the previous residence. because the undefined' goals flip to lust-stained nightmares, and the our bodies of lacking people are chanced on impaled, the basement's key is printed ultimately: the remnants of Dracula himself...
By Charlaine Harris
"With the yes contact of a grasp" (Crescent Blues), Charlaine Harris grants "the kind of vampire thrills that make Laurell Hamilton's Anita Blake novels so well known" (Locus). In Sookie Stackhouse—a Southern cocktail waitress with a supernatural gift—Harris has a created a heroine like few others, and a chain that places the chew again in vampire fiction. Now the hit sequence launches into hardcover for Sookie's largest twist-filled experience yet.
When cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse sees a unadorned guy at the facet of the line, she does not simply force on by means of. seems the terrible factor hasn't a clue who he's, yet Sookie does. it truly is Eric the vampire—but now he is a kinder, gentler Eric. And a scared Eric, simply because whoever took his reminiscence now wishes his life.
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By Melissa de la Cruz
From the bestselling writer of Blue Bloods and Witches of East finish comes a brand new novel that explores the conflict among sturdy and evil, within the urban that by no means sleeps...Vampires of Manhattan: The New Blue Bloods Coven.
You'll eat Melissa de l. a. Cruz's sizzling new grownup novel, during which her Blue Bloods immortals have matured and at the moment are uncovered to new demanding situations, new loves, new threats, and a haute, sizzling hipster way of life.
It is ten years after the nice conflict with Lucifer, and the Coven has rebuilt. chief of the Fallen, Oliver Hazard-Perry, plans to have fun this prosperity by means of throwing a four hundred yr Ball-and all Blue Blood society should be there.
And then, all hell breaks loose...
By Kresley Cole
#1 manhattan instances bestselling writer Kresley Cole keeps her electrifying Immortals After darkish series with this exciting story, revealing secrets and techniques of the Lore, fierce realm of the immortals…
In this exciting story of the Immortals After darkish, no 1 New York occasions bestselling writer Kresley Cole finds secrets and techniques of the Lore, fierce realm of the immortals.
ALL worry THE ENEMY OF OLD
Driven via his insatiable want for revenge, Lothaire, the Lore’s so much ruthless vampire, plots to grab the Horde’s crown by means of providing up the soul of his attractive new captive, Elizabeth Peirce. but the younger human quickly tempts him past cause.
A lethal strength DWELLS inside HER
Ellie Peirce’s existence used to be a residing hell—even before an evil immortal kidnapped her. even though he plans to sacrifice her, the vampire turns out to soreness for her contact, showering her with sexual excitement. In a bid to save lots of her soul, she surrenders her physique, whereas vowing to guard her center.
CENTURIES OF chilly INDIFFERENCE SHATTERED
In one month, Lothaire needs to make a choice from a millennia-old blood vendetta and his impossible to resist prisoner. Will he succumb to the miseries of his earlier . . . or possibility every thing for a destiny along with her?
COMING quickly: An electrifying new paranormal sequence from Kresley Cole. glance within for an excerpt!
By Anne Rice
In this enchanting new novel, Anne Rice demonstrates once more her reward for spellbinding storytelling and the construction of fantasy and magic, as she weaves jointly of her so much compelling worlds? these of the Vampire Chronicles and the Mayfair witches.
By Keri Arthur
In the darkness, demons pop out to play . . .
and a person needs to convey their sins to light.
Part vampire, half werewolf, Riley Jenson is familiar with what can ensue while vamps don’t play good with others. yet she’s by no means noticeable something like this: a chain of brutal murders surrounding the newest sizzling spot for vampire-human hookups—and the sufferers aren’t simply killed, they’re beheaded. Now Riley is launching into motion, toying with a seductive—and hugely suspicious—club proprietor, and discovering herself in the course of one other secret: ladies being killed one after the other, with out a hint of violence.
For Riley, fixing a number of cases—in a global going mad with human and vampire passions—would were difficult adequate. as an alternative she has jealous fanatics on her fingers: Kye Murphy, the amber-eyed werewolf who makes Riley’s wolf blood howl—and Quinn, the cool, based vamp who has over 1000 years’ adventure at enjoyable women’s wants. whereas she’s busy juggling those horny beasts, Riley’s detective paintings takes a stunningly violent flip. discovering a assassin is now a question of lifestyles and loss of life. specially because the killer has lengthy given that stumbled on her . . .