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American Vampires Long on Lore, Short on Vampires

American Vampires: Their True Bloody History from New York to California by Dr. Bob Curran is an interesting look at the darker side of American folklore, but ultimately falls short as a guide to American vampire lore. 547 more words

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Ancient vampires in Africa and Asia — Scarlett Memories

§ Asia § “The jumping corpse” was the Chinese version of a vampire, the main difference being that it would pray on the life essence, not necessarily on the blood of flesh.

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Infinite Days (The Vampire Queen Series)

For 500 years Lenah Beaudonte has been a vampire. But she is sickened by her dark powers – and longs to feel the sun on her skin, grass under her bare feet, and share the breath of a human kiss. 68 more words

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Dracula, My Love

Acclaimed author Syrie James approaches Bram Stoker’s classic Dracula with a breathtaking new perspective—as, for the first time, Mina Harker records the shocking story of her scandalous seduction and sexual rebirth. 298 more words

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A Trio Of Bloodsuckers

Hispanic myths are bursting with various blood feasting monsters, but unlike most European vampire myths, which are largely based on Dracula lore, Hispanic blood drinkers take on a huge number of forms. 642 more words

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