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Nancy A. Collins

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Nancy A. Collins (born 10 September 1959) is a United States horror fiction writer best known for her series of vampire novels featuring her character Sonja Blue. Collins has also written for comic books, including the Swamp Thing series, Jason Vs. Leatherface, Predator: Hell Come A Walkin and her own one-shot Dhampire: Stillborn.

Collins was born in McGehee, Arkansas, United States. She lived in New Orleans, Louisiana in the 1980s; after time in New York City and Atlanta, Georgia she settled in Wilmington, North Carolina in the late 2000s.

Collins has written twenty novels since 1989, many of which refer to and directly include races of creatures the author calls Pretenders, monsters from myth and legend passing as human to better hunt their...more



I'll be selling and signing my books and comics at Tidewater Comicon on Saturday, October 17th in Virginia Beach from 9am-6pm.

Other guests include Kelley Jones (Sandman,Batman, Deadman), Joel Hodgson (MST3K), Sam Huntington (Being Human), Pop Mhan (He-Man), Sam Ellis (Archer), and Dave Bullock (Star Wars: Clone Wars).

At 3pm Kelley and I will be on a panel together, discussing the role of horro... Read more of this blog post »
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Vamps (Vamps, #1)
3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 2,229 ratings — published 2008 — 12 editions
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Sunglasses After Dark (Sonj...
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,621 ratings — published 1989 — 12 editions
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Night Life (Vamps, #2)
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 1,281 ratings — published 2009 — 11 editions
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Midnight Blue: Sonja Blue C...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 1,069 ratings — published 1988 — 3 editions
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Right Hand Magic (Golgotham...
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 1,037 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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After Dark (Vamps, #3)
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 851 ratings — published 2009 — 10 editions
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A Dozen Black Roses (Sonja ...
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 702 ratings — published 1991 — 5 editions
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Paint it Black (Sonja Blue,...
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 463 ratings — published 1995 — 5 editions
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In the Blood (Sonja Blue, #2)
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 504 ratings — published 1992 — 7 editions
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Left Hand Magic (Golgotham,...
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 467 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Sunglasses After Dark In the Blood Paint it Black A Dozen Black Roses The Darkest Heart Dead Roses for a Blue Lady Search and Destroy
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“Sleep: the stepchild of Death.”
Nancy A. Collins, In the Blood

“... you cannot shake hands with the Devil and not get sulphur on your sleeve.”
Nancy A. Collins

“She knew that the only love her demon was capable of was self-destructive, cruel, vampiric, parasitic, and all the other words her best friends had used to describe Jerry, Alec, Christian, Matt, and the others whose names, faces, and genitalia had now blurred together in her memories. They were men incapable of love yet able to inspire suicide threats.”
Nancy A. Collins, Demonlover

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Time to pick our April Book of the Month.

Which 2011 second-in-series release would you like to read in April?

* Book #1 was a previous BOM winner.

Hexed (Iron Druid Chronicles, #2) by Kevin Hearne
Hexed by Kevin Hearne
(#1 ~ 9/2011 BOM)
 
  8 votes, 33.3%

 
  5 votes, 20.8%

Heart of Steel (Iron Seas, #2) by Meljean Brook
Heart of Steel by Meljean Brook
(#1 ~ 8/2011 BOM)
 
  4 votes, 16.7%

Black Night (Madeline Black, #2) by Christina Henry
Black Night by Christina Henry
(#1 ~ 1/2011 BOM)
 
  3 votes, 12.5%

Black Heart Loa (Hoodoo, #2) by Adrian Phoenix
Black Heart Loa by Adrian Phoenix
(#1 ~ 8/2010 BOM)
 
  1 vote, 4.2%

Left Hand Magic (Golgotham, #2) by Nancy A. Collins
Left Hand Magic by Nancy A. Collins
(#1 ~ 2/2011 BOM)
 
  1 vote, 4.2%

Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices, #2) by Cassandra Clare
Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
(#1 ~ 10/2010 BOM)
 
  1 vote, 4.2%

Flesh and Blood (House of Comarré, #2) by Kristen Painter
Flesh and Blood by Kristen Painter
(#1 ~ 2/2012 BOM)
 
  1 vote, 4.2%

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message 5: by Nancy

Nancy Collins Louise wrote: "TY for accepting my friend request!! only one thing to say MORE SONJA BLUE PLEEEEEEEEZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ :0"

Don't worry. I've got her on my schedule. :)


message 4: by Mary

Mary Thanks for accepting my friend request!
Have a great day & Happy Reading! =)


Louise BitchDaddyGaGa TY for accepting my friend request!! only one thing to say MORE SONJA BLUE PLEEEEEEEEZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ :0


message 2: by Nancy

Nancy Collins Hello!


newlook looks like we pretty much have the same taste... hehehhe!... hi Nancy!...


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