Late October brings many strange creatures to the library, just in time for
In one corner, we have the traditional ghost featured in
Facing off against ghosts, we have the traditional vampire story. Editor Michael Sims has compiled 22 Victorian vampire stories titled "Dracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories ." With stories originating from England, America, France, Germany, Transylvania, and even Japan, this unique collection puts the vampire in a setting that meshes well with that of our collective imagination.
In film, the figure of Dracula has been immortalized many times. Relive some classic portrayals with Universal's 1931
What better enemy for the vampire than the fearsome werewolf? Long considered the foremost writer of vampire stories, author
And what collection would be complete without the modern-day creature of choice, the zombie? From the slow and lumbering awakened dead from
For these and many other titles that will help you get into the mood for Halloween, come visit the Newport Beach Public Library, online at http://www.newportbeachlibrary.org.