Dracula: The Un-Dead [Dacre Stoker, Ian Holt] on In this sequel to Bram Stoker’s Dracula, his great-grandnephew offers one of the rowdiest revisionist treatments of the most influential vampire novel .. Dracula-the undead. Dracula, the Un-Dead [Dacre Stoker] on The official sequel to Bram Stoker’s classic novel Dracula, written by his direct Dracula-the undead. Review: Dracula the Un-Dead, by Dacre Stoker and Ian Holt all struck me as entirely appropriate given the undead schemers they face.

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Quincey pays a visit to Arthur Holmwood, who initially rebuff’s Quincey’s plea for help. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Mina even offers a sardonic quip as the Woman in White dies: In the novel’s afterword, the authors discuss the many alterations made to the original novel’s events, due to the many inconsistencies in the original and the desire for the Stoker darce to reassert control over Dracula fiction.

What did people think after reading Bram’s Dracula? You’re not that good.

Lists with This Book. In an essay on Beowulf, Ruth Waterhouse argues: It was incredibly boring and turned Dracula into a nerd, but at least it had some suspense and was well-written. I was not too thrilled by that fact and I am sure Bram Stoker wouldn’t be either.

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I don’t understand how anyone who actually read the original liked this one but to each their own I suppose. And it is impossible to read the final confrontation between Quincey and Dracula, as the young hero attempts to kill the dark lord, only to discover in the final seconds that he is, in fact, his father, without thinking of Luke Skywalker and Darth Vadar.

Dacre Stoker, a Canadian citizen and resident of the U. As a sequel to Dracula though it leaves one at turns disgusted and sorely disapointed. I stokee I would like it if it was a movie and all the names were changed.

Dacre Stoker shows us stoked the Stoker name has survived throughout the years Dacre is a great-grand-nephew but the writing talent has not. Now getting back to the evil Baroness — the young maiden married off against her will!


Dracula the Un-Dead by Dacre Stoker

But stomer of them seemed to have just changed fundamentally. It may even be a worse attempt at Dracula fanfiction than Dracula in Love Which is criticism indeed. And then add your great uncle Bram as a charater?

When I read the last page and closed the book I had mixed emotions. I found it to be very enjoyable, the inclusion of Elizabeth Bathory into the plot sttoker well, she is a captivating foe. This is worse than the Twilight books and that saying something!!!! I suppose I should start of by saying that I have actually read the first Dracula and I love the story on so many levels.

Some of the narrative and historical assertions do keep the reader wondering, but it is difficult not to downplay thd tidbits as being wrapped in a way to fill cracks that time has not caulked.

Can this have been long enough for those who were directly involved in the hunting to have shelved their memories and moved on? I kept thinking longingly of one of the better apologist Dracula novels The Dracula Tapes, by Saberhagen and this book doesn’t come close to that class. It just doesn’t seem right, the way his story ended. Esta novela siempre me produjo recelo. Consumed with grief over the misplaced anger toward his father and the betrayal that caused his father to become a drunkard, Quincey vows to hunt Dracula down and kill him himself.

Written by a descendant of Bram’s and Ian Holt and based on Bram’s drqcula notes, I wondered if it would be a worthy successor, it certainly seemed to have the pedigree. Or is there another force at work whose relentless umdead is to destroy anything and anyone associated with Dracula?

Mina confirms this fact, and suddenly the true reason behind the disintegration of his family and their friendships was laid bare.

Oct 30, Matt rated it really liked it Shelves: I suppose the social context in which it was written has a lot to do with it. Come to think of it, I’ve not read a book in which entrails feature so prominently. Ni creo que sus autores pretendiesen que fuese exactamente eso cuando lo escribieron. It’s a much better read, you get a serious bang for your buck, it won’t melt your brain, and it’s large enough to use to kill vermin.


Abraham Van Helsingnow a sickly old man, returns to London after hearing of Seward’s death.

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This pathetic excuse to cash in on a family name and beloved novel completely ignores what Bram Stoker wrote and to further insult fans of the original novel, it incorporates bits and pieces of the Coppola film,adds in historical figures which are completely irrelevant and rearranges dates to crowbar in the Jack the Ripper murders.

One out of two isn’t bad. I just do not know why would Bathory side with islam fan, when islam is even harsher th women, than christianity.

BCA, Chatham, Arthur receives a message from Van Helsing, saying he has been attacked, and to meet him at a hotel where he is staying under Renfield’s name. And I do, sort of, kind of, in a funny way.

Dracula the Un-Dead

The recasting of Dracula as a Christian Hero is nonsensical and badly managed. I do not know how Radu looked, but being brother with Dracula, he could have some similar facial features. The Lodger Jack the Ripper: Dacre is married to Jenne Stoker dxcre is the father of two children.

For an example of this, please see any film in the growing genre of torture-porn i. I know flipping a Dracula book!! These people obviously care alot about each other and for them to end up like this, Ddacre you’re lucky that great uncle Bram didn’t raise from the dead himself and strangle you for this kidneystone of a book.

Stoker’s Dracula 2 books.