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Boys That Bite

Level 1

MANCUSI, Mary
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The story stars a likeable heroine, quick witted and tough enough to mix with vampires, vampire-slayers and humans.

AWARDS:

  • WINNER YALSA Popular Paperback for Young Adults 2012 (for Gamer Girl)

HORROR | HUMOUR | ROMANCE

  • PAULEY, Kimberly: Sucks to be me (Mirrorstone 2009) Subtitled “The All-True Confessions of Mina Hamilton, Teen-Vampire, Maybe”. The book offers us the diary of 17-year-old Mina, who has to decide whether she wants to be a vampire or not—and which fit-looking guys she wants to pick up along the way.
  • Blade (1998) Half-vampire, half-mortal man slays evil vampires.
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003) TV-series; at the age of 15, Buffy Summers was chosen to hunt vampires; pre-dated by the movie from 1992.
  • Dracula (1958) The first of many with Christopher Lee.
  • Dracula (1992) Coppola’s remake.
  • Nosferatu (1922) Vampire classic, based on Stoker’s novel..
  • The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967) Polanski’s funny account of how vampire killer Porf Ambrosius and his assistant help to spread vampirism across the world.
  • The Lost Boys (1987) Two brothers are convinced their town is frequented by vampires.
  • The Vampire Diaries (2009ff) TV-series about two vampire brothers and the girl between them; based on LJ Smith’s novels. True Blood (2008ff) Rather gory series based on the Harris novels.
  • Underworld (2003) Vampire Selene in a battle between werewolves and vampires.

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