Cirque Du Freak, Vol. 1 (Cirque Du Freak: The Manga #1)
Darren Shan was an average kid until destiny brought him to the Cirque Du Freak. Now Darren's been immersed into a shadowy world inhabited by vampires, werewolves and strange creatures the likes of which he's never imagined, and his life will be change...more
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Relive the first novel in the most action-packed, fast-paced thriller of a series ever to rule the human and vampire world with this newly published CIRQUE DU FREAK manga.
The story surrounds Darren Shan, the infamous spider lover. On his way home one night he is given a flyer to a circus. Not just any other regular circus, however - this is the circus of freaks. Accompanied by his friend, Steve, Darren witnesses the most peculi ...more
Steve remains after the show finishes, to confront the vampire -- but his motives are anything but ordinary! In the ...more
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Hello there so you want to know about the manga series Cirque Du Freak well you've come to the right place. Before I begin i will say the book series contains some blood and violence so read at your own risk. There are 10 books to the series and i will be telling you about books 1,2,and 3. So without further ado let's get this show on the road.
In book one we meet Darren Shan ( the main character and the author are the same person) and his best frie ...more
"Mi nombre es Darren Shan. Y me encantan... las arañas. ¿Crees que es extraño? Parece ser que la única persona que me entiende es mi mejor amigo, Steve. Todos los demás siempre se asustan, pero no importa, ya que no hay nadie más con quien prefiera pasar el tiempo. Tal vez fue el destino lo que nos llevo a ese circo. Si, tal vez...
He leído y releído la saga de Darren Shan desde que la descubrí a los 13 años, y debo decir que es una de mis historias favoritas de siempre (: Así ...more
I actually prefer the manga version of the Cirque du Freak. The story is ti ...more
Although it was hard for me to get used to the manga style at first, it wasn't too distracting once I got into it. The story was very entertaining and I actually found it quite unpredictable, which is nice! It had just the right amount of creepy suspense. The only reason I didn't give it five stars was because some parts felt rushed. This may be because of the man ...more
Plot: When I read the first novel in the Cirque du Freak series, I didn't care for it because so much of it was just descriptio ...more
A book called “The Vampire’s Assistant” created by Darren Shan, is about a young boy named Darren Shan who becomes a vampire’s assistant (as you can see the protagonist’s name is the same as the creator’s). The story tells of a young energetic boy who one night gets a flyer from a strange, mysterious man. The next day he shows the flyer he received to his friends Steve Leopard and others, bruiting to them about the premiere of an odd ball circus call “cirque du freak.” Dar ...more
I thought the way that all the characters were drawn was perfect, exactly how I imagined them. Even if you had not read the book, you easily could have followed the ...more
I really enjoyed reading it and am now reading the others in the series. I like being able to not only read the dialog from the story but getting to see what is happening with the characters and the the fight parts is really nice as well. I like this a lot ...more
It only took me about an hour altogether to get through this. It wasn't as good as the novel, but was still really enjoyable. A nice, easy read. I also really like that it differs from the books a little in ...more
If I were to rate this book I would give it four stars. I would give this book four stars because it is a very fun book to read and just very exciting. I wouldn't give it five stars because it wasn't the be ...more
The 1st book was a really ...more
I like the way Crepsley is drawn! He seems like a cool character! And Darren is a cutie!
I am re-reading this and finishing the series. I actually still have zero desire to read the actual series, so my sentiments ...more
Its not bad in that respect, but it is a bit dry. It got better towards the end, enough to where I would read the next in the series if a copy came my way.
(Also, what happened to the teacher? Was he just carried away and the kids totally forgot he existed?)
Darren Shan (born July 2, 1972 in London, England) is the pen name of the Irish author Darren O'Shaughnessy, as well as the name of the protagonist of his book series The Saga of Darren Shan, also known as The Cirque Du Freak Series in the United States. He is the author of The Demonata series, as well as some stand-alone books, and a series o ...more