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Fresh Pick | DRACULA THE UN-DEAD by Dacre Stoker, Ian Holt
Fresh Pick / October 31, 2009

October 2009On Sale: October 13, 2009Featuring: Quincey Harker; Dr. Seward416 pages ISBN: 0525951296EAN: 9780525951292Hardcover$26.95Thriller, Horror Buy at Dracula The Un-Dead by Dacre Stoker, Ian Holt At last, the first Stoker family– supported sequel to one of the bestselling and most influential novels of all time Bram Stoker’s Dracula is the prototypical horror novel, inspiration for the world’s seemingly limitless fascination with vampires. Though many have tried to replicate Stoker’s horror classic—in books, television shows, and movies—only the 1931 Bela Lugosi film bore the Stoker family’s support. Until now. Written by a direct descendant of Bram Stoker and a well- known Dracula historian, Dracula: The Un-Dead is a bone- chilling sequel based on Bram Stoker’s own handwritten notes for characters and plot threads excised from the original edition. Written with the blessing and cooperation of many members of the Stoker family, Dracula: The Un-Dead begins in 1912, twenty-five years after Dracula “crumbled into dust.” Van Helsing’s protégé, Dr. Seward, is now a disgraced morphine addict obsessed with stamping out evil across Europe. Meanwhile, an unknowing Quincey Harker, son of Jonathon and Mina, leaves law school for the stage, only to stumble upon the troubled production of Dracula, directed and produced…