Download E-books Brides of the Impaler PDF

By Edward Lee

The world over released horror novelist Edward Lee unleashes his thirty seventh booklet and his first actual vampire novel! whilst a brand new couple strikes right into a big apple brownstone, they locate their final dream house...until they move into the basement. without warning, a macabre nun is visible 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of lewd and gibbering homeless girls who appear to be aware of what evil mystery lurks within the bowels of the outdated residence. because the undefined' goals flip to lust-stained nightmares, and the our bodies of lacking individuals are came upon impaled, the basement's secret's published ultimately: the remnants of Dracula himself...

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Download E-books From Demons to Dracula: The Creation of the Modern Vampire Myth PDF

In blood-soaked lore passed down the centuries, the vampire is a monster of never-ending fascination: from Bram Stoker’s Dracula to Buffy the Vampire Slayer, this seductive lover of blood haunts pop culture and inhabits our darkest imaginings. The cultural heritage of the vampire is a wealthy and sundry story that's now ably documented in From Demons to Dracula, a compelling research of the vampire fantasy that unearths why this creature of the undead fascinates us so.
Beresford’s chronicle roams from the mountains of japanese Europe to the foggy streets of Victorian England to Hollywood, as he investigates the portrayal of the vampire in background, literature, and paintings. commencing with the unique Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, and his prestige as a countrywide hero in Romania, he endeavors to winnow out truths from the advanced legend and folklore. From Demons to Dracula tracks the evolution of the vampire as an icon and supernatural creature, drawing on classical Greek and Roman myths, witch trials and medieval plagues, Gothic literature, or even modern works similar to Anne Rice’s Interview with a Vampire and Elizabeth Kostova’s The Historian.  Beresford additionally seems to be on the common effect of display vampires from tv exhibits, vintage videos starring Bela Lugosi and Christopher Lee, and more moderen movies resembling Underworld and Blade.  Whether as a demon of the underworld or a light-fearing hunter of people, the vampire has continued throughout the centuries, the booklet finds, as powerfully symbolic determine for human issues with existence, demise, and the afterlife.
A wide-ranging and engrossing chronicle, From Demons to Dracula casts this blood-thirsty nightstalker as a remarkably complicated and telling totem of our nightmares, genuine and imagined.
 

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Download E-books Memnoch the Devil (Vampire Chronicles) PDF

By Anne Rice

"STARTLING . . . FIENDISH . . . MEMNOCH'S story IS COMPELLING."
--New York day-by-day News

"Like Interview with the Vampire, Memnoch has a half-maddened, fever-pitch depth. . . . Narrated through Rice's so much loved personality, the vampire Lestat, Memnoch tells a story as previous as Scripture's legends and as sleek as modern day non secular strife."
--Rolling Stone

"SENSUAL . . . daring, FAST-PACED."
--USA Today

"Rice has penned an bold just about this long-running sequence. . . . fanatics will without doubt eat this."
--The Washington publish ebook World

"MEMNOCH THE satan deals PASSAGES OF POETIC BRILLIANCE."
--Playboy

"[MEMNOCH] is certainly one of Rice's so much interesting and sympathetic characters up to now. . . . Rice ups the ante, taking Lestat the place few writers have ventured: into heaven and hell itself. She includes it off in best form."
--The Seattle instances

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Download E-books More Than Mortal PDF

By Mick Farren

Victor Renquist, centuries-old nosferatu chief, is termed to England. a few archaeologists are excavating a burial mound, yet what they're going to discover is not any Saxon warrior however the being as soon as referred to as the Merlin. And he isn't the kindly outdated duffer of The Sword within the Stone.

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Download E-books Hunt the Moon (Cassie Palmer) PDF

By Karen Chance

Cassandra Palmer lately defeated a god, which you would imagine may purchase a woman a bit time without work. however it does not paintings that method whilst your task description is Pythia-the world's leader clairvoyant. Cassie is busier than ever, attempting to know about her energy, getting ready for her upcoming coronation, and knowing her courting with the enigmatic attractive grasp vampire, Mircea.

yet somebody does not wish Cassie to turn into Pythia, and is prepared to visit any lengths to ensure the coronation rite by no means occurs- together with attacking her mom earlier than Cassie is even born.

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Download E-books Dracula PDF

By Bram Stoker

During a enterprise stopover at to count number Dracula's fortress in Transylvania, a tender English solicitor unearths himself on the middle of a chain of scary incidents. Jonathan Harker is attacked via 3 phantom ladies, observes the Count's transformation from human to bat shape, and discovers puncture wounds on his personal neck that appear to were made by way of tooth. Harker returns domestic upon his get away from Dracula's grim citadel, yet a friend's unusual illness — concerning sleepwalking, inexplicable blood loss, and mysterious throat wounds — initiates a frantic vampire hunt. the recognition of Bram Stoker's 1897 horror romance is as deathless as any vampire.  Its supernatural allure has spawned a number of movie and level variations, and greater than a century after its preliminary booklet, it keeps to carry readers spellbound.

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Download E-books Outlaw (Beyond The Dome) PDF

By Steven Bowman

Non-stop, excessive octane motion, fueled via vengeance and awesome circumstances.

Caught within the crossroads of dimensions, an outlaw, who is going by way of the identify of Harvey, needs to trip via depraved lands plagued with bounty hunters and stone chilly killers who're all attempting to declare a superb price ticket which was once put upon his head via a central authority which wishes him useless and are keen to visit severe lengths to make sure it. the cost for Harvey’s head: everlasting Life.

With no reminiscence, he woke in an odd land blind to his previous that warranted any such bounty on his head, and after Abby, the girl with whom he shared an identical unlucky condition with, used to be captured, he got down to locate the folks answerable for her catch and to determine why they need him useless, and why they're prepared to supply a considerable present resembling everlasting lifestyles for his head.

But is he ready for the line ahead?

Is he prepared to just accept the load that got here with knowledge?

Can he deal with the tragedy that got here with this existence?

Destiny.

For greater or worse, can he swap it?

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Download E-books Corpúsculo (Spanish Edition) PDF

“Estaba completamente segura de unas tres cosas. Primero, Edwart period, tal vez, mi alma gemela, quizá. Segundo, él tenía una parte de vampiro —que yo asumía estaba totalmente fuera de su keep an eye on— que me quería muerta.Y tercero, yo deseaba incondicional, irrevocable, impenetrable, heterogénea, ginecológica y vergonzosamente que me besara”. Y así, Belle Goose se enamoró del misterioso y chispeante Edwart Mullen en esta desternillante parodia de l. a. irreverente Harvard Lampoon.
 
Pálida y patosa, Belle llega a Switchblade, Oregon, buscando una aventura o por lo menos, un compañero de clase inmortal. Pronto descubrirá a Edwart, un nerd guapo, loco de las  computadoras, con cero interés por las chicas. Después de ser testigo de extraños sucesos –¡Edwart no se ha comido sus patatas rellenas!¡Edwart l. a. ha salvado de una bola de nieve!–, Belle tiene una dramática revelación: Edwart es un vampiro. Pero, ¿cómo convencerle para que l. a. muerda y los angeles convierta en su novia eterna si parece sentir repulsión por las chicas?
 
Políticamente incorrecta, llena de amor, peligro, acoso e insuficiente supervisión paternal, Corpúsculo es l. a. hilarante historia de una chica obsesionada por los vampiros que busca el amor en el sitio equivocado.

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Download E-books Just Wanna Testify: A Novel PDF

By Pearl Cleage

Familiar faces and areas meet clean twists and turns during this enchanting novel from acclaimed writer Pearl Cleage.
 
Atlanta’s West finish district has consistently been a haven and residential to a coterie of detailed characters—artists and thinkers, dreamers and doers. fogeys the following comprehend one another’s names, maintain their doorways unlocked, and glance out for his or her acquaintances. someone making plans to promote medicines, vandalize, or rob a bit outdated girl may still consider carefully earlier than hitting this a part of city. And Blue Hamilton, West End’s unofficial mayor and longtime protector, will see to it that you just do. Blue wears many hats right here, together with cherished husband to Regina, pricey nephew to Abbey, and doting father to Sweetie and one other youngster at the way.

Blue is additionally the guy you pay your respects to if you’re seeking to organize store during this city enclave—just ask Serena Mayflower, whom Blue sees striding down Ralph David Abernathy side road donning skin-tight black leather-based pants, thigh-high boots, and shiny purple lipstick. This tall, narrow, ethereally appealing lady and her 4 both amazing sisters make up the Too wonderful 5, a quintet of overseas supermodels who've arrived on the town for an Essence journal photograph shoot.
        
But Blue’s intestine tells him that there’s extra to those Mayflower mademoiselles than their affection for complete moons and Bloody Marys. With assistance from his cherished Regina and their shut buddies and family in West finish, Blue vows to discover the women’s mystery intentions—and end up as soon as and for all that there's no higher strength in the world than the ability of love.

A enchanting slice of not-so-everyday existence, brimming with depraved wit and spiced with a couple of supernatural surprises, simply Wanna Testify showcases Pearl Cleage’s masterly storytelling at its soulful and enjoyable most interesting.

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