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Why Buffy Matters: The Art of Buffy the Vampire Slayer by Rhonda V. Wilcox

Why Buffy Matters: The Art of Buffy the Vampire Slayer by Rhonda V. Wilcox

By Rhonda V. Wilcox

Even if tv is usually appeared down upon, Wilcox, one editor of Slayage, the net magazine dedicated to Buffy the Vampire Slayer, offers a compelling argument for it as an artwork shape as useful of admire and acknowledgment as movie or literature. She furthers her argument by utilizing Joss Whedon's iconic express as a salient instance, drawing at the intensity of the characters, the symbolism within the express, and the numerous real-world commentaries that permeate its narrative. the 1st half the e-book offers with every little thing from the importance of the characters' names in terms of their identities to parallels among Buffy and the Harry Potter saga, whereas the second one part deals special analyses of 7 of Buffy's best, most intricate episodes, together with those that care for the lack of Buffy's virginity and the just about solely silent episode "Hush." The library of scholarly Buffy titles maintains to develop, with Wilcox's considerate, obtainable quantity an honorable addition to it.

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Dead and Gone (Southern Vampire Mysteries, Book 9) by Charlaine Harris

Dead and Gone (Southern Vampire Mysteries, Book 9) by Charlaine Harris

By Charlaine Harris

Now an HBO unique sequence, True Blood-the New York Times bestselling Sookie Stackhouse sequence continues.

aside from Sookie Stackhouse, fogeys in Bon Temps, Louisiana, comprehend little approximately vamps-and not anything approximately weres.

formerly. The weres and shifters have ultimately determined to bare their lifestyles to the standard global. first and foremost all is going good. Then the mutilated physique of a were-panther is located close to the bar the place Sookie works-and she feels forced to find who, human or another way, did it.

yet there's a miles higher chance threatening Bon Temps. A race of unhuman beings-older, extra strong, and extra secretive than vampires or werewolves-is getting ready for conflict. And Sookie reveals herself an all-too human pawn of their conflict.

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23 Hours: A Vengeful Vampire Tale by David Wellington

23 Hours: A Vengeful Vampire Tale by David Wellington

By David Wellington

In the subsequent 23 hours, there'll be no reprieve,
no mercy, and no time without work for strong behavior.

When vampire hunter Laura Caxton is locked up in a maximum-security criminal, the cop-turned-con reveals herself surrounded by means of numerous murderers and death-row inmates with not anything to lose . . . and lots of time to kill.

Caxton’s continuously been capable of watch her personal back–even whilst it’s opposed to a cell-block wall–but quickly she learns that an excellent better probability has slithered at the back of the bars to affix her. Justinia Malvern, the world’s oldest dwelling vampire, has taken up place of abode, and her energy grows through the instant as she raids the inmate inhabitants like an open bar with an all-you-can-drink provide of clean blood. The artful outdated vampire is familiar with simply the way to pull Caxton’s strings, too, and she's issued an ultimatum that Laura can’t refuse.

Now Laura has simply 23 hours to struggle her method via a gauntlet of vampires, cons, and killers . . . 23 hours to make one final, determined try at retaining the area from Justinia’s evil.

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Lover Eternal (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book 2) by J. R. Ward

Lover Eternal (Black Dagger Brotherhood, Book 2) by J. R. Ward

By J. R. Ward

Within the brotherhood, Rhage is the vampire with the most powerful appetites. He's the simplest fighter, the fastest to behave on his impulses, and the main voracious lover-for within him burns a ferocious curse forged by means of the Scribe Virgin. Possessed through this darkish facet, Rhage fears the days while his internal dragon is unleashed, making him a risk to everybody round him.
Mary Luce, a survivor of many hardships, is unwittingly thrown into the vampire global and reliant on Rhage's defense. With a life-threatening curse of her personal, Mary isn't really trying to find love. Her religion in miracles used to be misplaced years in the past. but if Rhage's severe animal appeal becomes whatever extra emotional, he is aware that he needs to make Mary his on my own. And whereas their enemies shut in, Mary fights desperately to achieve existence everlasting with the only she loves…

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 04 by Christos N. Gage, Nicholas Brendon

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 04 by Christos N. Gage, Nicholas Brendon

By Christos N. Gage, Nicholas Brendon

Getting support from Dracula appeared like a good suggestion, until eventually he stole the Vampyr book—and Xander! Now Buffy, Spike, sunrise, Willow, and Giles needs to shop Xander and retrieve the e-book sooner than it’s too past due. Dracula has already all started to check how the inability of magical principles can paintings in his want ...

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The Theology of Dracula: Reading the Book of Stoker as by Noël Montague-Étienne Rarignac

The Theology of Dracula: Reading the Book of Stoker as by Noël Montague-Étienne Rarignac

By Noël Montague-Étienne Rarignac

Few books have so seized the general public mind's eye as Bram Stoker's Dracula, much more renowned now than whilst it was once first released in 1897. This severe paintings represents a rereading of the horror vintage as a Christian textual content, person who alchemizes Platonism, Gnosticism, Mariology and Christian resurrection in a story that explores the gruesome. Of specific curiosity is the best way the Dracula narrative emerges from previous vampire stories, which juxtapose Apollonian and Dionysian impulses. a robust addition to vampire and horror scholarship.

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Vampire Hunter D: Volume 6 by Saiko Takaki, Hideyuki Kikuchi

Vampire Hunter D: Volume 6 by Saiko Takaki, Hideyuki Kikuchi

By Saiko Takaki, Hideyuki Kikuchi

a necessary piece of knowledge relating to a "person of serious interest" to D sends him galloping throughout a deadly wilderness. he's tailed by way of Granny Viper, the folks finder, who must move the wilderness herself to carry domestic one of many Hidden, somebody as soon as imprisoned by way of a Noble.

uncertain that they could make it during the trip alive, Granny ingratiates themselves to D, hoping that the vampire hunter may defend them from the perils of the land whilst the time comes. that is simply in addition, considering the fact that "the barren region of no return," because the identify implies, isn't any traditional barren region. in reality, nobody has ever pop out of it alive!

alongside the best way, D will get at the improper facet of the Bullow Brothers, of the roughest, hardest hunters there are and they're trying to find a few payback.

It's D out at the wild frontier, whole with lined wagon and weapons a-blazin'. Or relatively, sword a-slashin'.

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Underworld Evolution by Greg Cox

Underworld Evolution by Greg Cox

By Greg Cox

For greater than 600 years, Selene used to be a loss of life broker, a vampire warrior devoted to the destruction of her people's savage enemies: the werewolves. For all of his mortal lifestyles, Michael used to be a typical human -- until eventually he discovered himself stuck in the course of a shadow conflict among immortal opponents. Bitten via either a lycan and a vampire, he has now develop into a hybrid creature whose final capability is still unknown. jointly, Selene and Michael became outcasts -- and objectives, for a long-buried threat has risen from the depths of background looking for unholy vengeance.

Novelization of the second one movie.

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Deadlocked (Southern Vampire Mysteries, Book 12) by Charlaine Harris

Deadlocked (Southern Vampire Mysteries, Book 12) by Charlaine Harris

By Charlaine Harris

It’s vampire politics as traditional round the city of Bon Temps, yet by no means ahead of have they hit so with reference to Sookie’s heart…

Growing up with telepathic skills, Sookie Stackhouse discovered early on there have been issues she’d fairly now not recognize. And now that she’s an grownup, she additionally realizes that a few issues she is familiar with approximately, she’d fairly no longer see—like Eric Northman feeding off one other girl. A more youthful one.

There’s a specific thing or she’d wish to say approximately that, yet she has to maintain quiet—Felipe de Castro, the Vampire King of Louisiana (and Arkansas and Nevada), is on the town. It’s the worst attainable time for a human physique to teach up in Eric’s entrance yard—especially the physique of the girl whose blood he simply drank.

Now, it’s as much as Sookie and invoice, the reputable region 5 investigator, to resolve the homicide. Sookie thinks that, not less than this time, the useless girl’s destiny has not anything to do along with her. yet she is inaccurate. She has an enemy, one way more devious than she could ever suspect, who’s got down to make Sookie’s international come crashing down.

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