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A Coven of Vampires

4.02 of 5 stars 4.02  ·  rating details  ·  120 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Table of Contents:

What Dark God?
Back Row
The Strange Years
The Kiss of the Lamia
Recognition
The Thief Immortal
Necros
The Thing From the Blasted Heath
Uzzi
Haggopian
The Picknickers
Zack Phalanx is Vlad the Impaler
The House of the Temple
Hardcover, signed limited to 1000 unnumbered copies, 210 pages
Published June 28th 2007 by Subterranean Press (first published January 1st 1998)
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Graham
The majority of Brian Lumley's fans know the author for his long-running NECROSCOPE series, but I've not read any of those novels - yet. Instead I love the author for his short stories, and this is another fine collection of his work, all with a vampire theme.

Some are fun and anecdotal. WHAT DARK GOD? tells of cultism on the British Rail network, although rush-hour travellers will already know of the horrors of this particular setting. BACK ROW is a grisly little scene in a cinema, and NECROS bo
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Kasia S.
Nibble nibble, drip drip…

I don’t get to read short stories often as I really love long books but this has a few tales that really stood out in my mind, I read this over two months ago and had proper time to digest and after all that time my favorites are still the ones that stand out the most. Two of the stories should be made into full length books, well in my imaginary heaven I guess, one is about a mysterious science loving guy who lives on a fancy little Greek island who knows more about dee
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Lady Entropy
"A Covenant of Vampires" é uma série muito boa de excelentes contos de bizarro e sobrenatural, horror puro e à inglesa, com toques muito fortes de Ctuhlluh. A única coisa que me queixo é que o título é altamente enganoso. Não sei que mania é esta de dizerem que vamos ler sobre vampiros, e saem-nos coisas que apesar de chuparem seres humanos (e nem sempre o sangue!), não têm nada a ver com vampiros. No entanto, uma excelente compilação de contos de horror! Este é mais um dos livros que comprei à ...more
Daniel Osborn
Upon starting this book and reading a little bit of the first chapter I didn't know how I would like this book. This book is a book of short stories about monsters not all of which are vampires. But as it turns out the short stories draw you in. Brian Lumley truly has a knack for writing.
Karen Braid
A creepy collection of classic ghouls etc from one of my favourite horror authors. Lumley never lets you down.
David Wernsing
Own it. Haven't read it.
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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
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