Love in Vein by Poppy Z. BriteLove in Vein by Poppy Z. Brite

Love in Vein

byPoppy Z. Brite

Mass Market Paperback | March 1, 2005

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A sexy new repackaging of the extremely popular anthology of vampire erotica, edited by acclaimed author Poppy Z. Brite.

The classic horror tale is about fear. But in the last few years a new literature of the macabre has arisen, one that goes deeper than horror, beyond fear, to explore our darkest, most intimate hungers. The ones even lovers are forbidden to share.

Acclaimed dark fantasy author Poppy Z. Brite has brought together this genre's most powerful and seductive authors in an original collection of vampiric erotica, a shameless celebration of unspeakable intimacies. It is not for everyone.

But neither is the night.

Poppy Z. Brite is the author of seven novels, three collections of short stories, and much miscellanea. Known for her horror fiction, at present she is working on a series of novels and short stories set in the New Orleans restaurant world. Her novel Liquor was recently published to general critical acclaim, and her followup novel, Pr...
Title:Love in VeinFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 6.75 × 4.19 × 1.04 inPublished:March 1, 2005Publisher:HarperCollins

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ISBN - 10:0061054909

ISBN - 13:9780061054907

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Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointing Poppy Brite is a better writer than she was an editor. This book is the proof. These stories are actually quite lame, and don't do much to stimulate either the intellect or any of the other parts erotica is supposed to stimulate. Skip this one. Her follow-up book Love in Vein II is vastly superior, with a collection of well-written, and much more erotic, vampire fiction.
Date published: 2000-09-05

From Our Editors

Looking for a little dark erotica and tales to intrigue long into the night? One of the most acclaimed young authors of dark fantasy gathers together an original collection of 20 erotic vampire stories penned by her favourite writers. Not since Anne Rice wrote as Anne Rampling has fantasy been celebrated with such powerful and seductive tales of unspeakable, forbidden and macabre intimacies. Love in Vein is a stellar collection of sensuous stories by the incomparable Poppy Z. Brite.