What if Dracula had descendants? Cary’s story begins a generation after Bram Stoker’s Dracula, likewise written in diary format. John Shaw, a. Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 7 Up–This story is an interesting blend Bloodline (Bloodline (Paperback) Book 1) by [Cary, Kate]. : Bloodline (Bloodline (Paperback)) (): Kate Cary: Books.

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It didn’t help that my brain misread the first kissing scene’s sentence as ‘the closeness of his massive face’ instead of frame.

Character development is pretty shallow, This is a book which continues in the same vein get it? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This book was supposed to be a sequel to Dracula by Bram Stoker in At the same time, Mary and John begin to fall in love, as Mary gy John’s main nurse fary the hospital and they see each other for most of the day.

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It’s really good at being scary without going through the normal retain you get with most books and movies these days. For a start, not many original characters are used other than Mary’s father. The book switches between several of the characters as narrators in each chapter, which works effectively in this story to give the reader a more complete view of what’s going on and a more complex development of each character–characters can disagree with each other or trick each other,and while we know who we want to root for, it makes the book a lot more fun.

But if you’re worried about what your year-old daughter will learn from these books, it’s exemplary compared to Twilight. Oct 11, Zuray rated it did not like it Shelves: She will never be able to marry him as when she finds out about his intentions she kills herself by jumping out a window into the jagged and sharp rocks below.

On the journey over from England to Romania, Lily and Quincey take a boat to cross the sea. Harker leaves for London to do some work, and when he returns he tells John that his services are needed there for a few days. Even though I have no interest in reading other books in this series, I wouldn’t go so far as to say this book is as atrocious as Twilight. It is World War I.

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And what real purpose did it serve to add this new character? I try to steal a book from her library pile every once in a while just to see what bloodine reading so I chose this one. If you’re looking for a book that is a sequel to Dracula–the Bram Stoker original–look no further than the one written by Stoker’s great-grandson, Dacre Stoker. Preview — Bloodline cart Kate Cary.

This book is a different take on vampires from the Dracula tales. May 29, Questingforaquest rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read saving…. But this novel takes the not uncommon perspective that he is actually the This Dracula fan fiction book begins as a mildly pathetic and uncreative pastiche bloodlin the original novel, and eventually take a turn for the truly bizzarre as far as characterization goes.

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So, Mary tends to him and wai You want a real vampire story? Dracula The Brides of Dracula Dracula: Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Mary’s no wilting violet, and she’s far more empowered than Bella Swann, but she’s still a little prudish and idealistic, which is treated as part of her character, and a flaw at that.

The highlight of course, when one reads this book with the perverse delight of reading bad fan fiction, comes with Mina’s appearence, as she persistently acts like a badly written Evil Queen from a fairy tale.


Dracula Battle Transylvania Van Helsing. The plot is paced very well, and the characters, as I said, are very engrossing I’m all for a good Vampire story these days but this bbloodline so cheesy in places I couldn’t help but giggle a little.

Shaw gets severely injured and Cpt Harker carries him a long distance to get him to a hospital. Bloodlinr Mary is preparing him to get looked at by a doctor, she recognizes him from a garden party several years in the past.

But now a new evil walks among the living.

At first John blames his bloody nightmares on trench fever. Throughout the book the main character, John, is being haunted by Drac Bloodline by Kate Cary Imagine being in bed and having nightmares for 2 months straight, only for these dreams of reality to be true the effects of paranormal specimens on the mind can be quite effective. This book is amazing. Harker carries him back to the trench, which saves his life. As Harker’s relationship with John’s sister Lily deepens, it’s up to John and Mary to save her from a great evil.

However, Harker begins to seduce Lily, which worries John, as he’s seen Harker’s cruelty in the trenches. The story itself progresses in nearly the same way Dracula does and at that point I was bored with it all. It’s a horror, thriller, vampire, WWI, and suspenseful book.

He hears John shouting his name from outside, and looks out the window to see Mina tied to a tree, as Private Smith was once tied to a wagon wheel.