: Bloodline (Bloodline (Paperback)) (): Kate Cary: Books. Thirty-five years have passed since the death of the Master. But now a new evil walks among the living When nineteen-year-old John Shaw returns. Mary Seward thought she had escaped the darkness of Transylvania. But now, back in England, she has terrible nightmares, fears the night, and sees vampires.

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Grace Nguyen yes, one between mary and john and then between quincey and lily.

Bloodline (Bloodline , book 1) by Kate Cary

Dracula Dracula Quincey Harker is a captain leading a band of men during the war. It makes it a little hard to read at times, but it doesn’t hurt the book all that much. This there romance in this book? Bloodline is a book that you think is going to be your typical go to Transylvania kill a vampire win the war etc. I believe this book and series was written more for a young-adult audience, so perhaps I’m judging it too harshly.

Kate Cary is a writer of fiction for children and young adults.

Trinity The Batman vs. The sun comes up and Mina burns to death. She talks about soldiers suffering from “shell-shock” what they called PTSD at the timepeople at home losing loved ones overseas, and the darkness of the violence the soldiers encounter in the trenches as represented by the cruelty of Quincy Harker, who tells us that the bloodshed is perfect for complementing and disguising his vampiric tendencies.

Seward learns of Harker’s mysterious nature, and realises that he is a vampire. Everytime I got to a new journal entry I couldn’t help but think that it was awfully convienient that the four main characters just happened to keep a detailed journal each and that they all liked to write as if their journal was a fictional book. Kate has written a number of activity and adventure books for… More about Kate Cary.


Plot S Personal Response: Katw book is actually really good. There was action, drama, and romance this book was really good. Feb 01, Pages Young Adult. View all 4 comments. It is World War I. Here, let me explain.

It was a great format, written as parts of journals. It also meant that I had a real sense of foreboding throughout the book and I was sat there reading and waiting for something terrible to happen!

You want a real vampire story? Then again, this is just meant to be a fun book, a light read; Cary’s going for a beach novel type of thing, not a didactic, “I’m going to teach the young generation to make the world they inherit better! As punishment, Harker orders him to be tied to a wagon wheel on no man’s land. But if you’re worried about what your year-old daughter will learn from these books, it’s exemplary compared to Twilight.

I don’t think I’ve read a book where the author did such a poor job with character development.

If you love Dracula, read this book. Throughout the book the main character, John, is being haunted by Drac Bloodline by Kate Cary Imagine being in bed and having nightmares for 2 months straight, only bloodlien these dreams of reality to be true the effects of paranormal specimens on the mind can be quite effective.

This book puts a twist on your typical horror story by twisting your mind with fear. I first read the original Dracula a few years ago but I could still remember enough to piece together the important parts of the story that were woven together with ‘Bloodline’. As he passes out, he thinks he sees Harker closely inspecting a large gash in an enemy soldier’s throat.

John must storm the castle full of monstrous demons and face a famili During World War 1, 19 year old Lieutenant John Shaw is ill with what is known as trench fever. The way she does its pretty awesome, because it’s all between multiple characters, but they all write in a journal.

It also gives me a sense of adventure whether it was in the trenches in France or the poor land in Transylvania. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Harker has a Blood lust. It seemed without giving anything away that it didn’t work so well with some of the elements of the original novel.


The story was rather silly. Along with John, comes his journal from the trenches. Quincey was the only interesting character. While reading you can also imagine yourself being in the positions that the characters end up being in and thinking about what you would do.

Amusing, for a Dracula fan, but not satisfying either as a novel or a Dracula continuation. Son of the Dragon. It is also revealed that John Shaw is Quincey’s half-brother and Lily is John’s half-sister, not his full sister as he always thought, who from birth was chosen to marry Quincey.

The detail the author writes in this book is phenomenal to me. I didn’t think I would like this book as much as I actually did.

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While katf gone, he proposes to Mary in a letter. When he is injured in combat he is taken back to London to be brought back to good health. Mary Seward is the daughter of Dr. The day before their marriage, however, she kills herself by jumping out the castle window onto sharp rocks below because she vary afraid of becoming a vampire, which was part of the master plan, and knew she would never stop loving Quincey, which would make it impossible to leave him.

Who then had a son, Jonathan Harker. Open Preview See a Problem? It is an unofficial sequel to Bram Stoker ‘s Dracula. I found this so blah This book was pretty good I enjoyed reading it.

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