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The blood countess

a novel

by Andrei Codrescu

  • 377 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Dell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Báthory, Erzsébet, -- 1560-1614 -- Fiction,
  • Women murderers -- Hungary -- Fiction,
  • Countesses -- Hungary -- Fiction,
  • Hungary -- History -- Turkish occupation, 1526-1699 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    paperback

    StatementAndrei Codrescu.
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination453 p.
    Number of Pages453
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23268344M
    ISBN 100440221919
    OCLC/WorldCa35188523

      Then come the murders, and Anna knows it’s only a matter of time before the Blood Countess turns on her, too. A Note From the Publisher Lana Popovic is the author of Wicked Like a Wildfire and Fierce Like a Firestorm. The Blood Countess Andrei Codrescu, Author Simon & Schuster $23 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book .

      Book Overview A historical YA horror novel based on the infamous real-life inspiration for Countess Dracula In 17th century Hungary, Anna Darvulia has just begun working as a scullery maid for the young and glamorous Countess Elizabeth Bathory.   Release: January 7th. Ximena is the decoy Condesa of an occupied land. Sold into marriage to protect the last blood countess, she must find the ghost summoning relic that conquered her land and smuggle it to the resistance.

      If you haven’t heard of Countess Elizabeth Bathory you’ve missed out on a fascinating true story from e she was born in , our understanding of the events that surrounded her life are a little sketchy, but we do know she was beautiful, well-educated, rich, and well-connected.   Anna Darvulia has just begun working for the Countess Elizabeth Báthory. Soon Anna realizes she is more of a prisoner and the countess could turn on her at any moment. Blood Countess by Lana Popovic Genre: Historical Fiction, Horror Release Date: January 28 Rating: 3/5 Synopsis Anna Darvulia has just begun working as a&n.


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