'A spirited update of Bram Stoker's classic, with a vastly
ingenious plot in which Dracula has developed a mysterious penchant
for librarians ... Kostova is a whiz at storytelling and narrative
pace' Observer 'Told with a compelling intensity which will keep
the reader hooked until the last Undead tomb door swings shut'
Sunday Telegraph 'Filled with fascinating details of archaic
vampire lore, the splendours of the Ottoman Empire and the beauty