‘With their historical edge and European setting, these vampire chronicles offer an alternative to the US writers who dominate the genre’
It was 1840, in a back-street Algiers brothel, when Carmilla became a vampire. A superb flamenco dancer and a strong, passionate, vibrant woman, she believes in progress and soon finds herself at war with powerful and ancient vampires who are strongly attached to their black magic, mystical rites and ancient ways…
Two teenagers investigate their origins through the memories of a mysterious stranger
Cornelia and Niko, two sixteen-year-old twins, see their lives turned upside down during a concert by the harbor. Cornelia hears a mysterious voice with an English accent and follows it. She becomes lost in the labyrinth of the naval base and almost drowns, but is narrowly saved by an enormous dog.
The dog later reappears during their jaunts around town. A crow seems to be...