Dracula: The Un-Dead [Dacre Stoker, Ian Holt] on In this sequel to Bram Stoker’s Dracula, his great-grandnephew offers one of the rowdiest revisionist treatments of the most influential vampire novel .. Dracula-the undead. Dracula, the Un-Dead [Dacre Stoker] on The official sequel to Bram Stoker’s classic novel Dracula, written by his direct Dracula-the undead. Review: Dracula the Un-Dead, by Dacre Stoker and Ian Holt all struck me as entirely appropriate given the undead schemers they face.

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I argue dwcre this book, like all good monsters, encourages scrutiny of the culture which created it, and of the community which rejected it.

The premise is that the intrepid band of adventurers who fought Dracula is being killed one by one. Moira Macdonald wrote in the Seattle Times “it’s an odd piece dacrf work, bearing about as much resemblance to the original as Bela Lugosi does to Robert “Twilight” Pattinson”. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. That’s up to them. Dacre Stoker shows us that the Stoker name has survived throughout the years Dacre is a great-grand-nephew but the writing talent has not.

It almost made me feel ill-at-ease, and it takes awkward things like the Mamma Mia! Years ago, Cotford worked the Jack the Ripper case and had dfacula caught him; his top suspect was Abraham Van Helsing because of the gross mutilations he performed on wtoker that caused him to lose his medical license.

Dracula appeals to Mina to let him turn her into a vampire, so that even if Bathory kills him, Mina will be able to destroy her in her weakened state. He is also the godson of H.

Draucla kill off the great charaters in the first book and make them into a bunch of hateful loosers? Dracula the Undead also troubles our notion of the progression of time. This is but a first impression, and everything I’ve said up to this point could be turned on its head within the next few pages.


With eagerness I snat When my dad told me that there was going to be a sequel to Dracula coming out and it was written by the great grand-nephew of Bram Stoker I got excited. With eagerness I snatched the book off cracula shelf like someone was going to snatch it before I could. Bathory is the big bad no spoiler and is possibly the only well-drawn and interesting character, but when push comes to shove she twirls her mustache trust me, she’s probably had one and is prepared to tie the tempting bit of bait to the railroad tracks in the best Snidely Whiplash impersonation, evah!

Stoker’s blood relation resurrects Dracula

Secondly, I was wondering if you had read the Twilight series? It seems that the authors have little love for Bram’s characters. Heroes stpker fell from grace, sure, but maybe there’s a s I have to say I was ecstatic to read Dracula Undead, especially knowing it was written by a direct descendant from the Stoker family and authorized by its estate.

It is getting rather predictable and the characters are getting on my nerves, or is it just the writers writing? But some of them seemed to have just changed fundamentally. Dracula was a yndead.

Overcome with grief, Quincey spurns what his mother has become, and, despite her pleas, chases off stoler Dracula. It took me forever to read because I kept getting mad at it. Also off putting is the rough manner in which Dacre and Holt handle the beloved characters of the original novel. De este libro hice muchos comentarios en el avance de la lectura, que recomiendo leer para completar este comentario final.


In this poorly written “sequel”,Dracula is somehow more of a force for good.

Dracula the Un-Dead

This was not that case. If you want to read a decent Dracula pastiche, pick up The Historian. I know that many people have readily slated this book as being ridiculous. Not only was the plot terrible, the authors are given to using inane dracul such as “Dracula made Mina feel like a woman”, a sentence which would probably be rejected from a Mills and Boon for being too hoary.

None of these characters sh So I read this after reading Dracula, which I throughly enjoyed.

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Seward’s a morphine addict? Serving as a sequel to the classic original, Dacre Stoker works with renowned Dracula historian Ian Holt to bring this continuation of the story to life in fine form. Apr 01, Courtney Bowman rated it did not like it Shelves: Van Helsing gives Quincey one last chance to join their side, which he refuses. They are so wrong it is difficult for me to express in words. Most of the original cast have devolved into Trgolodytic caricatures of themselves and stokrr new hero of Quincey Mina and Johnathon’s son is a silly prat.

I only finished it so that I could write this review with a clear conscience. I just do not know why would Bathory side with islam fan, when islam is even harsher to women, than christianity. With the exception of F.