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An "innovative" (The New Yorker) retelling of the story of Dracula. Told with the flourish and poise of a talented storyteller, Kostova turns the age-old tale into a compelling "late night page-turner" (San Francisco Chronicle)When a young woman discovers a cache of ancient letters, she is thrown in

Author Elizabeth Kostova

Pages 656

Publisher Little, Brown

Published Date 2005-06-14

ISBN 0316011770 9780316011778

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kurenaikitty shared a tip "Definitely a page turner. Very creepy!"

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monica_houston shared a tip "I love the Historian. One of many books I have collected over the years."

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katherine_cleary shared a tip "I loved the narrative voice used and the detail in the descriptions was also wonderful"

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natasha_rachamsetty shared a tip "I've only read two of her books, but I really liked this one."

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calamity_sam shared a tip "Amazing alternate Dracula story- rich in regional history, and in my top 5 books ever."

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cenise_saint-lot shared a tip "Beautifully written and an engaging storyline"

merry_4015 shared a tip "An alternative tale of Dracula…I could not put it down. I loved this book."

lauren_dodds shared a tip "This one is so much fun!"

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beverly_jones shared a tip "One of my favorites."

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dianne_bracken shared a tip "Not your typical Dracula/vampire story. Rich historical details, well-written."

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phyllis_landers shared a tip "This came out years ago. A great read and I think it would be a good movie."

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ryan_ward_653 shared a tip "Absolutely fantastic!!!!!"

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