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Dracula (novel)

184 Ratings: 3.5
The classic 1897 gothic horror novel, written by Irish author Bram Stoker, about the vampire Count.

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Author: Bram Stoker
Genre: Horror Novel, Gothic Horror, Classic Fiction, Vampires, Literature
Date Published: 1897
38 reviews about Dracula (novel)
Quick Tip by . June 16, 2010
Cool to understand a major influence on the modern vampire
Quick Tip by . June 16, 2010
great story
Quick Tip by . June 16, 2010
Very well written, horrifying but fascinating
Quick Tip by . June 16, 2010
I legitimately enjoy this novel but even I must admit it's quite dry.
Quick Tip by . June 11, 2010
Good description and well written.
Quick Tip by . June 10, 2010
Great book to have on anyone's classics list.
Quick Tip by . June 10, 2010
The first telling is the best. Regardless of those that come after, Stoker's Dracula is the embodiment of a character who is cursed, but who is also to be pitied.
review by . May 21, 2010
Bram Stoker creates the original vampire novel. Dark and frightening, not glittery and unimaginative, like many modern vampire novels. A work of true horror. I love it.
review by . August 16, 2009
Dracula by Bram Stoker
I was prompted to read Bram Stoker’s “Dracula” after the recent success of Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight series of romantic vampire novels. Vampire folklore apparently goes back to the 1700’s, and the story of the suave captivating vampire apparently began with John Polidori’s “The Vampyre” in 1819. However it is Stoker’s 1897 novel that is remembered today as the one that launched the modern day vampire horror story genre. As a point of interest, …
review by . December 06, 2009
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Quick Tip by . March 17, 2010
The original by Stoker written as the diary of Jonathan Harker was great.
Quick Tip by . October 05, 2009
Bram Stoker's brilliant vampire novel that introduced Count Dracula to the masses. The Gothic horror novel would never be the same again!!!
review by . October 08, 2003
This is an adult book about a supernatural persona in the  spirit and misty form of Dracula. The vocabulary is superior.  Many of the words describe horrendous phenomena of a night  fiend who preys on victims for their blood. There are many  scenes depicting nature in the vicinity of Transylvania.  Here is a sample of Stoker's writing:" As we wound on our endless way and the sun sank lower and  lower behind us, the shadows of the evening …
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