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VAMPYRIE: Origin of the Vampire

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What if vampires were not the undead, but rather the dying? What if there were two factions among vampires: the sustained and the unsustainable? And what if those factions were at war with one another over the life of a young woman who promised them a future? Vampyrie brings the myth of the vampire into the realm of possibility.

Phoebe Angelina Delaney is a reluctant
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Kindle Edition, 303 pages
Published December 16th 2016
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Janice Spina
Aug 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Different View of Vampires!

Vampire: Origin of the Vampire is a new twist on how we look at vampires. This book views vampires in a different way as benign creatures but the bad ones are known as rogues.

The author has created a fascinating and action-packed story of intriguing characters with strong personalities. The main protagonist is Phoebe. She is strong willed and opinionated and is always questioning everything and everyone in her path. When she meets a real life vampire her world is
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Victoria Zigler
Feb 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
I found the author's take on the origin of the vampire myth to be an interesting one, and thought this book was a pretty good read for the most part. The only reason I don't give it the full five stars is that there were times when I felt the characters were behaving in ways designed to steer the plot in a certain direction, even if it went against what should have been right for the character based on what we'd been led to believe about him or her previously. The main character in particular ...more
Adele Marie Marie
Mar 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A fabulous new take on the ancient vampire legend. The characters are beautifully woven through this tale and I at times felt sorry for the main character and at other times want to shake her. Sign of a good writer, that. The plot was full of twists and turns which surprises at the right moment. A well written and very enjoyable read.
TaeVon (TizzyMatic)
Dec 25, 2016 rated it liked it
Short Book Review - Full Review on link provided

There are more weaknesses than strengths in this novel; however, if you are interested in the myth of Vampires, you will enjoy it.

My full review will be on Wordpress at:
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Terri Schrandt
Jan 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: sci-fi-fantasy
Normally, I am not a fan of vampire or other “monster” genre stories, but when I read the book’s description along with Frisco’s idea for the book, I was intrigued. Plus, I am fascinated with the Viking myths. As I read this, it reminded me loosely of an old 70s movie, "Frankenstein: The True Story," which told the classic monster story from a psychological and scientific point of view.

Author Tina Frisco offers a compelling and realistic view of the origin of vampires. The characters in
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Tina Frisco is an author, singer-songwriter, RN, activist, and student of shamanism. Born in Pennsylvania USA, she attended nursing school in New York and lives in California. She began writing as a young child and received her first guitar at age 14, which launched her passion for music and songwriting. She has performed publicly in many different venues. Her publishing history includes book ...more