J. A. Kerr



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Hotel Transylvania by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
Hotel Transylvania by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
... and I have paid for it by buying every other book in this series ever since.
This is the first of a series of novels of historical fiction which are linked by one central character - the Comte Saint-Germain (or sundry variations on the theme depending on the locale), scholar, artiste, alchemist, humaitarian and vampire.
Please understand that the vampirism is definitely a fairly minor part of the story - do not expect scenes of rabid bloodlust and slaughter, of necrophilia and excessive time periods spent among the decaying bones of past victims - you won't find them.
You will find the depiction of a very human (and humane) man, his relationships with a well drawn and… Read more