The Resource Dracula in love, Karen Essex

Dracula in love, Karen Essex

Label
Dracula in love
Title
Dracula in love
Statement of responsibility
Karen Essex
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"London, 1890. Mina Murray, the rosy-cheeked, quintessentially pure Victorian heroine, becomes Count Dracula's object of desire. To preserve her chastity, five male "defenders" rush in to rescue her from the vampire's evil clutches. This is the version of the story we've been told. But now, from Mina's own pen, we discover that the story is vastly different when told from the female point of view. In this captivating, bold act of storytelling, award-winning author Karen Essex breathes startling new life into the characters of Bram Stoker's Dracula, transporting the reader into the erotic and bizarre underbelly of the original story. While loosely following the events of its classic predecessor, Dracula in Love deviates from the path at every turn. From the shadowy banks of the river Thames to the wild and windswept Yorkshire coast, Dracula's eternal muse--the most famous woman in vampire lore--vividly recounts the joys and terrors of a passionate affair that has linked her and the Count through the centuries, and her rebellion against her own frightening preternatural powers."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
Dracula in love, Karen Essex
Label
Dracula in love, Karen Essex
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 2010
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 2010. -"London, 1890. Mina Murray, the rosy-cheeked, quintessentially pure Victorian heroine, becomes Count Dracula's object of desire. To preserve her chastity, five male "defenders" rush in to rescue her from the vampire's evil clutches. This is the version of the story we've been told. But now, from Mina's own pen, we discover that the story is vastly different when told from the female point of view. In this captivating, bold act of storytelling, award-winning author Karen Essex breathes startling new life into the characters of Bram Stoker's Dracula, transporting the reader into the erotic and bizarre underbelly of the original story. While loosely following the events of its classic predecessor, Dracula in Love deviates from the path at every turn. From the shadowy banks of the river Thames to the wild and windswept Yorkshire coast, Dracula's eternal muse--the most famous woman in vampire lore--vividly recounts the joys and terrors of a passionate affair that has linked her and the Count through the centuries, and her rebellion against her own frightening preternatural powers."--Publisher's website
Control code
13505412
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781742376134
Isbn Type
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Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) WAI179481
  • (OCoLC)692130317

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