The Vampire Book
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

The Vampire Book


  • Author : J. Gordon Melton
  • Publisher : Visible Ink Press
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 909
  • ISBN 10 : 9781578592814


The Vampire Book Book Description :

Explores the myth, lore, and representation in popular culture of vampires and vampire legends from around the globe.

The Blood of the Vampire
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Blood of the Vampire


  • Author : Florence Marryat
  • Publisher : Victorian Secrets
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 215
  • ISBN 10 : 9781906469160


The Blood of the Vampire Book Description :

This scholarly edition of Florence Marryat's 1897 novel includes a critical introduction by Greta Depledge, suggestions for further reading, explanatory notes and contextual material on female sexuality, hysteria, race, eugenics, and the occult.

The Vampire Book
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

The Vampire Book


  • Author : J Gordon Melton
  • Publisher : Visible Ink Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-01
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages : 944
  • ISBN 10 : 9781578593507


The Vampire Book Book Description :

The Ultimate Collection of Vampire Facts and Fiction From Vlad the Impaler to Barnabas Collins to Edward Cullen to Dracula and Bill Compton, renowned religion expert and fearless vampire authority J. Gordon Melton, PhD takes the reader on a vast, alphabetic tour of the psychosexual, macabre world of the blood-sucking undead. Digging deep into the lore, myths, pop culture, and reported realities of vampires and vampire legends from across the globe, The Vampire Book: The Encyclopedia of the Undead exposes everything about the blood thirsty predator. Death and immortality, sexual prowess and surrender, intimacy and alienation, rebellion and temptation. The allure of the vampire is eternal, and The Vampire Book explores it all. The historical, literary, mythological, biographical, and popular aspects of one of the world's most mesmerizing paranormal subject. This vast reference is an alphabetical tour of the psychosexual, macabre world of the soul-sucking undead. In the first fully revised and updated edition in a decade, Dr. J. Gordon Melton (president of the American chapter of the Transylvania Society of Dracula) bites even deeper into vampire lore, myths, reported realities, and legends that come from all around the world. From Transylvania to plague-infested Europe to Nostradamus and from modern literature to movies and TV series, this exhaustive guide furnishes more than 500 essays to quench your thirst for facts, biographies, definitions, and more.

The Everything Vampire Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Everything Vampire Book


  • Author : Barb Karg
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-12-17
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440501692


The Everything Vampire Book Book Description :

• An affordable, accessible companion to vampire literature, films, and TV • Several vampire movies are due out in 2008 and 2009: Twilight, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, and The Historian • Vampire communities are flourishing on the Internet—a simple “vampire societies” search on Google yields over 580,000 results • Everything reference books have sold more than 575,000 copies! Bram Stoker’s Dracula Anne Rice’s Lestat Stephenie Meyer’s Edward Who can resist these erotic, exotic creatures of the night? And who wants to? In The Everything® Vampire Book, readers unearth all the secrets of this beautiful, terrible underworld, including: • How vampires live, hunt, and endure • Why they refuse to die • How to destroy a vampire—from holy water to decapitation • The best—and worst—vampire books, TV shows, and films • What constitutes the “vampire lifestyle” and blood fetish practices • All the incarnations of vampires—from the Greek Lamia to the Indian Churel • Real-life encounters with vampires Vampire aficionados will enjoy sinking their teeth into the notorious history and bewitching tales in The Everything® Vampire Book!

Empire of the Vampire  Empire of the Vampire  Book 1

Empire of the Vampire Empire of the Vampire Book 1


  • Author : Jay Kristoff
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2021-09-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 10 : 9780008350468


Empire of the Vampire Empire of the Vampire Book 1 Book Description :

TWENTY-SEVEN YEARS HAVE PASSED SINCE THE LAST SUNRISE... A sensational new epic fantasy trilogy from the bestselling author of The Nevernight Chronicle.

The Blood is the Life
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Blood is the Life


  • Author : Leonard G. Heldreth
  • Publisher : Popular Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 275
  • ISBN 10 : 0879728035


The Blood is the Life Book Description :

The essays in this volume use a humanistic viewpoint to explore the evolution and significance of the vampire in literature from the Romantic era to the millennium."--BOOK JACKET.

Blood Read

Blood Read


  • Author : Joan Gordon
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 1997-10
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 264
  • ISBN 10 : 0812216288


Blood Read Book Description :

Scholars and writers from the United States, Canada, England, and Japan examine how today's vampire has evolved from that of the last century, consider the vampire as a metaphor for consumption within the context of social concerns, and discuss the vampire figure in terms of contemporary literary theory.

The Vampire Chapter

The Vampire Chapter


  • Author : Michael Dahl
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2014-11-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 72
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496504425


The Vampire Chapter Book Description :

Someone, or something, is draining all the books of their ink.

Vittorio  The Vampire
Score: 2.5
From 16 Ratings

Vittorio The Vampire


  • Author : Anne Rice
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-01-31
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 9781407079752


Vittorio The Vampire Book Description :

A Vampire Chronicles novella from the internationally bestselling Anne Rice A VAMPIRE IN THE ITALIAN AGE OF GOLD. . . Sixteen years old, Vittorio is the sole survivor of a bizarre and violent massacre at his father's Tuscan palazzo. Escaping to the Florence of Cosimo de Medici, he seeks vengeance and retribution. But though he has been saved from death by a mysterious woman, he finds himself at the mercy of demonic, bloody nightmares, war and political intrique. And, beyond even these perils, Vittorio faces being torn apart by a dangerous love. Against a backdrop of the wonders - both sacred and profane - of Rennaisance Italy, with it's art and ferocity, angels and demons, Anne Rice introduces a seductive new character and creates a passionate traggic legend of doomed young love and lost innocence.

The Vampire Book
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

The Vampire Book


  • Author : DK Publishing
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009-09-21
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 96
  • ISBN 10 : 9780756664442


The Vampire Book Book Description :

Vampires have always fascinated and frightened, and now their reach goes beyond horror-flick fans. Teens the world over have fallen under the spell of these mysterious, blood-sucking, and oh-so-alluring beings! From Buffy to Twilight, vampire fans have gotten smarter and savvier, and this is the book for them. Learn how vampires live, how they avoid capture, and why they're so darn attractive. Also trace the history of vampire lore--in literature, movies, and on television--from the woods of Transylvania to the modern-day high school. Chock full of info and insight, each gorgeous page will draw in readers of every age, with innovative styling, never-before-seen imagery, and deliciously wicked design. Perhaps this enticing tome is best read while wearing a garlic necklace . . .