Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Necroscope: Avengers (Necroscope, #13)” as Want to Read:
Necroscope: Avengers (Necroscope, #13)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Necroscope: Avengers (Necroscope #13)

4.02 of 5 stars 4.02  ·  rating details  ·  936 ratings  ·  9 reviews
The packed cruise ship is a terrific nesting ground for a Lord and Lady of the Wamphyri on the run from E-Branch and the new Necroscope, Jake Cutter. By the time the ship is reported missing, the few beings still living on board will no longer be human . . . and the Wamphyri will be long fled to their next conquest.

Korath, the vampire who lurks in Jake Cutter's mind, is de
...more
Paperback, 560 pages
Published May 19th 2002 by Tor Books (first published February 1st 2001)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Necroscope, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Necroscope

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 1,673)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Rabbit {Paint me like one of your 19th century gothic heroines!}
This book was quite a genre bender. Set sometime during- or a little after- the cold war it was an alternate universe supernatural version. It felt very noir-esque to me. It also felt a bit sci-fi to me, with vampires from another dimension angle, but I'm sure purists would disagree with me. >:D



It was an extremely sloooooow read, but once I got into it, I really enjoyed this. This will not be a lot of people's cuppa tea, but for what it was, I enjoyed myself.

This was my first book I read from
...more
Chris Peters
I honestly wasn't going to rate this one at all. I mean, it's the 13th book in this series, and it's the first one that I've read. I knew going into it that there was going to be a lot of stuff that I didn't know anything about, but the beginning of the book included a pretty detailed (so I thought) "What Has Come Before" section, so I figured I was mostly caught up. But I didn't want my ignorance of the story to affect any ratings, so I had planned on just skipping it.

HOWEVER... then I read the
...more
Dollie
This book really kind of made me sad, for a couple of reasons. For one, I think this is the end of the story for Ben Trask, Ian Goodly, David Chung. Maybe even of Harry Keogh. I'm not sure, as there is still one more Necroscope book to go. So, perhaps the end of Harry's story and only one more book to go to the end of the Necroscope story. I've enjoyed it through thirteen books. I still have a dozen or so other Lumley stories to read, so I guess I will remained entertained, although I don't know ...more
Michael Hall
The final book in the 4th Necroscope series made me feel that Lumley is getting tired of writing about Necroscopes and E-branch. Despite his introduction in Invaders and consequent character growth upon gaining the Necroscope powers, Jake Cutter ended up becoming a virtual carbon copy of the older Harry Keough from the original stories. The book was still tense and suitable paced to keep one's attention held, but lacked any real conviction from the characters. Especially in the end with their to ...more
Dave Higgins
Copy of my Launchpad review from 2001:
Again, Lumley returns to the universe of the Necroscope and the Whampiri. If you loved the great many sequels that came after Necroscope I then you will probably love these three. However, despite liking the story immensely I noticed two problems: firstly, not having red every previous Lumley book in this universe, some characters and references were a mystery, spoiling the story in places; secondly, it suffers from defeating-evil-at-the-end-syndrome (a nast
...more
Ike
One word = satisfying
Steve
Its somewhat slow... but finally starting to pick up with less than a 4th of the book left to read. I think Lumley had by this point become tired of writing about E-Branch and vampires.
Chuck Hensley
Wrapped up everything nicely, some story elements began to seem very familiar but in the end everything worked out ok.
Tafkajp
Whew, what an ending to the series. Next up Lost years.
Justin Thoby
Justin Thoby marked it as to-read
Aug 01, 2015
Matthew Morrison
Matthew Morrison marked it as to-read
Jul 30, 2015
sandra butterfield
sandra butterfield marked it as to-read
Jul 28, 2015
Matthew De
Matthew De marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2015
James
James added it
Jul 10, 2015
Amhirceaga
Amhirceaga marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2015
Wendy Kendall
Wendy Kendall marked it as to-read
Jul 09, 2015
David
David added it
Jul 09, 2015
James
James added it
Jul 04, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 55 56 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • Dominion (Dracula Series, #5)
  • Dark Angels: Lesbian Vampire Stories
  • Winter Duty
  • The Black Swan
  • Wild Bells to the Wild Sky
  • Decipher
  • The Lesbian Body
  • The Tower
  • Once upon a Dyke (New Exploits, #1)
  • The Mammoth Book of Vampires
  • The Gathering Dark (Shadow Saga #4)
  • The Priest of Blood (The Vampyricon #1)
  • Like Death
  • Shock 1
  • Blood Sugar
  • The Haunted Air (Repairman Jack, #6)
  • The Troll's Grindstone
  • The Lost Boys
20602
Brian Lumley was born near Newcastle. In 22 years as a Military Policeman he served in many of the Cold War hotspots, including Berlin, as well as Cyprus in partition days. He reached the rank of Sergeant-Major before retiring to Devon to write full-time, and his work was first published in 1970. The vampire series, 'Necroscope', has been translated into ten languages and sold over a million copie ...more
More about Brian Lumley...

Other Books in the Series

Necroscope (1 - 10 of 18 books)
  • Necroscope (Necroscope, #1)
  • Necroscope II: Vamphyri! (Necroscope, #2)
  • Necroscope III: The Source (Necroscope, #3)
  • Necroscope IV: Deadspeak (Necroscope, #4)
  • Necroscope V: Deadspawn (Necroscope, #5)
  • Vampire World I: Blood Brothers (Necroscope, #6)
  • The Last Aerie
  • Vampire World III: Bloodwars (Necroscope, #8)
  • Necroscope: The Lost Years Volume I (Necroscope, #9)
  • Necroscope: Resurgence, The Lost Years Volume II (Necroscope, #10)
Necroscope (Necroscope, #1) Necroscope II: Vamphyri! (Necroscope, #2) Necroscope III: The Source (Necroscope, #3) Necroscope IV: Deadspeak (Necroscope, #4) Necroscope V: Deadspawn (Necroscope, #5)

Share This Book