{Download Textbooks} Count and Countess Author Rose Christo – Selindameditasyon.com

Count and Countess I stumbled upon this book while browsing the brilliant tvtropes, and would recommend it to those who enjoy very dark humour, well observed character studies of psychotic damaged individuals, and deconstruction of common tropes in fiction especially the girls love bad boys sexy, bloodthirsty vampire trope.It is to the author s credit that I cannot think of a similar work to compare it to Possibly We Have Always Lived in the Castle Twilight it certainly ain tWhat do you mean, why doesnI stumbled upon this book while browsing the brilliant tvtropes, and would recommend it to those who enjoy very dark humour, well observed character studies of psychotic damaged individuals, and deconstruction of common tropes in fiction especially the girls love bad boys sexy, bloodthirsty vampire trope.It is to the author s credit that I cannot think of a similar work to compare it to Possibly We Have Always Lived in the Castle Twilight it certainly ain tWhat do you mean, why doesn t my skin sparkle While I have given this book four stars, I must stress that this is in the context of it being a presumably self published work that costs less than a latte definitely worth downloading if the above description intrigues you, and the author is clearly a talented lady The prose is polished and flows well Yet it suffers in my uneducated opinion , from a lack of relatable sympathetic characters something that might have been addressed by a professional editor Having said that, this lack of sympathetic characters could be completely intentional a la American Psycho A well written book with an intriguing premise It s easy to see how Elizabeth and Vlad grow from children to powerful rulers and ruthless murderers I found myself empathizing with them both, so much so that the end was severely depressing I strongly recommend to anyone who enjoys slightly paranormal historical fiction. A genuinely enjoyable book I m disappointed to find that Christo considers this written when she was a kid and thus removed it from purchase online, as it is one of my favorite stories to date An avid reader of sci fi and speculative fiction on an adult stage for near fifteen years now, I found that opinion disheartening.Still, I read this novel at least once a year I purchased it in late 2012 and have read it at least six times since It s excellent I urge Christo to rethink their stance A genuinely enjoyable book I m disappointed to find that Christo considers this written when she was a kid and thus removed it from purchase online, as it is one of my favorite stories to date An avid reader of sci fi and speculative fiction on an adult stage for near fifteen years now, I found that opinion disheartening.Still, I read this novel at least once a year I purchased it in late 2012 and have read it at least six times since It s excellent I urge Christo to rethink their stance on Count and Countess, embrace it for what it is, and allow others to enjoy it as well I re read it just the other day and it is still snarky, amusing, and dark despite it s glaring historical inaccuracies which, frankly, make me, the reader, believe that this is an alternative history and thus have anything is possible Count Vlad Dracula The Impaler A th century Romanian prince A religious zealot who murdered over forty thousand men in the name of Christ A former child soldier in thirst of blind revengeCountess Elizabeth Bathory A th century Hungarian princess Europe s first feminist The aristocrat who liberated women by day and bathed in their blood by night An invalid trapped in the prison of her own bodyThese are the letters they wrote to one another, from childhood to adulthood, across the impossible threshold of time the secret bond they forged in cruelty and ink of friendship, of madness, of sincerest love

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