Hunt for Vampires
DVD and Blu-ray:
Whether you call them Dark Romantics, Lonely Ones or Bloodsucking Freaks, you've got to admire the allure and mystique of the vampires. From Dracula to Angel, Lestat to Edward Cullen, there's a creature of the night to suit every taste and a story to satisfy everyone's dark side...
The Vampire Chronicles
Long before Stephenie Meyer, there was Anne Rice. Her 1976 novel Interview with the Vampire
became a worldwide bestseller and was adapted in 1994 for a film starring Brad Pitt as Louis and none other than Tom Cruise as Lestat.Interview with the Vampire
was the first of a long-running series, the Vampire Chronicles
, which saw the irrepressible Lestat de Lioncourt battle the mother of all vampires, form a rock band and even descend to Hell itself in Memnoch the Devil
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The Beautiful Dead series
Not alive. Not dead. Somewhere in between lie the Beautiful Dead...
If you've enjoyed the Twilight saga or the True Blood series, you've just got to try the Beautiful Dead books--starting with Book 1: Jonas. Grief-stricken Darina can't escape her heartache or visions of her dead boyfriend, Phoenix, and the others who died - Jonas, Arizona and Summer. And all the while, the sound of beating wings echoes inside her head.
Are the visions real? Or do the Beautiful Dead only exist in Darina's traumatised imagination?
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Canines of Another Sort: The Kitty Norville Series
As a refreshing change from the world of vampires, the marvellous Carrie Vaughn
brings us the Kitty Norville books, about the USA's only celebrity werewolf. Her radio talk-show, Kitty's Midnight Hour, proves a source of relief for the undead, becoming a late-night advice show for the supernaturally disadvantaged. But with a sexy werewolf-hunter on her trail, Kitty has problems of her own...
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House of Night
The House of Night series
is the work of mother-and-daughter team P.C. and Kristin Cast. These dark tales follow Zoey, marked as a vampire and subsequently required to attend the House of Night school, where she will train as an adult vampire--assuming she makes it through the Change...
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The Sound of Darkness
Even better than reading the books--listen to Bella and Edward's epic saga on audiobook, read by the divinely-voiced Ilyana Kadushin, who brings the stories to life as no-one else can.
Why not listen to extracts (in mp3 format) from each of the Twilight audiobooks below?Twilight
For Little Nippers
It's not just teens and young adults who can be enthralled by ze vampyr--youngsters will revel in the fun that is Vlad the Drac.
Paul and Judy Stone, on holiday in Romania, meet a tiny vampire in the grounds of Dracula's castle. Unlike many of his ancestors, however, Vlad is a sweet-natured vegetarian--albeit given to histrionics and self-aggrandisement. He persuades Judy and Paul to smuggle him home to England, and that's where the mischief begins...
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The Wicked Works of L.J. Smith
Author L.J. (Lisa Jane) Smith has not one but two highly successful vampire series in print. Meet Polly, Mary Lynette and Blaise in the Night World series, and explore the dark world of Elena Gilbert in The Vampire Diaries series.
Breaking Dawn Special Edition
Stephenie Meyer's Twilight Series has taken the reading public by storm, while the films have made superstars of young actors Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart. There's just one book left in the series: Breaking Dawn, the final chapter in the saga of Edward Cullen and Bella Swan.
The special hardcover edition is a collector's dream. It includes an exclusive Breaking Dawn concert series DVD featuring Blue October's Justin Furstenfeld, interviews with Stephenie Meyer and a full-colour poster of Bella and Edward.
Order your copy here
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The Granddaddy of all Vampires
The original, irreplaceable, undisputed king of the vampires has got to be Dracula. Irish author Bram Stoker's classic Gothic novel Dracula
has spawned literary sequels, movie adaptations, comic books and all manner of homages in every conceivable form.
The tragic, romantic tale of Mina Murray, Lucy Westenra, Jonathan Harker, Professor Abraham van Helsing and the undead Count Dracula is a must-read for all fans of the genre.
Be sure to read Stoker's classic novel
to find out where it all began.
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The Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series
Laurell K. Hamilton is the bestselling author of the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series--a phenomenon in itself at 17 titles and counting. The latest book in the series, Skin Trade, sees Anita battling were-tigers and a vampire serial killer in Las Vegas."It's great to catch a glimpse of Anita Blake at work, doing what she does best--raising the dead. Hamilton remains one of the most inventive and exciting writers in the paranormal field."--Charlaine Harris on the upcoming Flirt, which is available for pre-order.
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